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Jack Handey Net Worth



Jack Handey net worth is

$2 Million



Jack Handey Wiki Biography

Jack Handey (born 25 February 1949) is an American humorist. He is best known for his Deep Thoughts by Jack Handey, a large body of surrealistic one-liner jokes, as well as his “Fuzzy Memories” and “My Big Thick Novel” shorts. Although many people assume otherwise, Handey is a real person, not a pen name or character. 

Full Name Jack Handey
Net Worth $2 Million
Date Of Birth February 25, 1949
Place Of Birth San Antonio, Texas, USA
Profession Writer, Producer, Miscellaneous Crew
Education Eastwood High School, University of Texas at El Paso
Nationality American
Spouse Marta Chavez Handey
IMDB http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0359532
Awards Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing – Variety Series, WGA Award for Best Variety Series or Special: Musical or Comedy – Television
Nominations WGA Award for Best Comedy/Variety – (Including Talk) Series – Television, WGA Award for Best Comedy/Variety – Music, Awards, Tributes – Specials – Television
Movies Prime Times
# Fact
1 Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA: Living and working [July 2013]
2 His father was a Marine officer, and moved the family around a great deal before they settled in El Paso, Texas where Handey attended high school and college.
3 Wrote jokes for Steve Allen and Jimmie Walker in the 1970’s.

Writer

Title Year Status Character
My Nature Documentary 2013 Short writer
Jack Handey: The Bible 2013 Short
Jack Handey: The Crone 2013 Short
Jack Handey: The Pirate 2013 Short
Saturday Night Live TV Series writer – 180 episodes, 1985 – 2002 additional sketches – 1 episode, 1987
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Chris Farley 1998 TV Special documentary
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Phil Hartman 1998 TV Special documentary
Best of Saturday Night Live: Special Edition 1992 Video
Toonces, the Cat Who Could Drive a Car 1992 TV Movie creator – uncredited / written by
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Robin Williams 1991 Video documentary
Doctor Duck’s Super Secret All-Purpose Sauce 1986 Video
Our Time 1985 TV Series staff writer – 7 episodes
Television Parts Home Companion 1985 Video short
The New Show 1984 TV Series writer – 5 episodes
Prime Times 1983 TV Movie head writer
Marie 1980 TV Series 1 episode
Steve Martin: Comedy Is Not Pretty 1980 TV Special
Co-ed Fever 1979 TV Series 1 episode
Steve Martin: A Wild and Crazy Guy 1978 TV Special

Producer

Title Year Status Character
Mr. Ed 2004 TV Movie executive producer
Toonces, the Cat Who Could Drive a Car 1992 TV Movie producer
Saturday Night Live 1990-1991 TV Series co-producer – 20 episodes

Miscellaneous

Title Year Status Character
Saturday Night Live 1989-1990 TV Series creative consultant – 20 episodes

Actor

Title Year Status Character
Beyond the Comics 2014 TV Mini-Series 2014-2016
My Nature Documentary 2013 Short voice
Jack Handey: The Nickname 2013 Short

Thanks

Title Year Status Character
Entrepreneur 1997 Video Game special thanks
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery 1997 special thanks

Self

Title Year Status Character
Jack Handey: The Bible 2013 Short Himself
Jack Handey: The Crone 2013 Short Himself
Jack Handey: The Pirate 2013 Short Himself
Saturday Night Live 1991-2002 TV Series Himself

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Won Awards

Year Award Ceremony Nomination Movie
2002 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program Saturday Night Live (1975)
1989 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program Saturday Night Live (1975)

Nominated Awards

Year Award Ceremony Nomination Movie
2003 WGA Award (TV) Writers Guild of America, USA Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) – Series Saturday Night Live (1975)
1993 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program Saturday Night Live (1975)
1992 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Individual Achievement in Writing in a Variety or Music Program Saturday Night Live (1975)
1991 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program Saturday Night Live (1975)
1990 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program Saturday Night Live (1975)

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