Kyle Mooney Biography
Kyle Mooney (full name: Kyle James Kozub Mooney) is an American actor, comedian, and writer. He has been a cast member of Saturday Night Live since 2013. Mooney’s man-on-the-street interviews have been featured on Jimmy Kimmel Live! and Sports Show with Norm Macdonald.
He has also been a regular writer and performer at Upright Citizens Brigade since 2007. Mooney also co-starred as Rory on the HBO comedy series Hello Ladies. He also starred in the film Brigsby Bear, which he co-wrote.
Kyle Mooney Age
Mooney was born Kyle James Kozub Mooney on September 4, 1984, in San Diego, California, USA (34 years old as of 2018).
Kyle Mooney Family
Mooney was born to Linda (née Kozub) a former San Diego Union-Tribune reporter and Brian Mooney who is an environmental consultant and planner. He was born the youngest among three brothers, his two older brothers are Sean and Ryan Mooney. He is nearsighted and left-handed.
Kyle Mooney Education
His Marshall Middle School class chose him as the most likely to become a T.V. star. Mooney graduated from Scripps Ranch High School in 2003, where he also won Best Actor as Prospero in Shakespeare’s The Tempest and was also hailed as the class clown. He studied film at the University of Southern California. At the University, he performed improv and sketch comedy with the collegiate group Commedus Interruptus. Kyle, Beck Bennett, and Nick Rutherford were added to Commedus after a six-week audition process.
Kyle Mooney Wife
Mooney is not yet married.
Kyle Mooney Leslie Jones
There is a lot of speculation about Mooney and his co-star from SNL Leslie Jones’s relationship. Rumors regarding their love affair came out when a video of them went viral all over the media. Leslie is seen confessing her love for Mooney and he too addressed his feelings for her in the video. Jones also clarifies her relationship rumors with her co-star in SNL Colin Jost.
Beck Bennett Kyle Mooney
With Bennett and Rutherford, they formed the sketch comedy group Good Neighbor, along with Mooney’s friend, director, and editor Dave McCary in 2007. Beck and Dave McCary joined Mooney on SNL in 2013 (as a performer and director, respectively), with Rutherford being hired as a writer the following year. Good Neighbor was featured on New Media Rockstars’ Top 100 Channels, ranked at #98 in 2014.
Kyle is a self-described “collector” and also owns a VHS collection that he started working on as a child. Mooney has a giant bookshelf as well as two smaller bookshelves that are packed with VHS tapes. He is able to get his VHS tapes autographed by the actors who have starred in them through connections made while working on SNL.
He owns a Beetlejuice VHS that has been signed by both Michael Keaton and Alec Baldwin.
Kyle Mooney SNL
Mooney joined Saturday Night Live as a featured player on September 28, 2013. Mooney was upgraded to repertory status at the start of the forty-first season. He has brought some of his YouTube characters to SNL, including his person-on-the-street interviews, the “4/20 weed-smoking guy” Chris Fitzpatrick, Todd from Inside SoCal, and Bruce Chandling.
Mooney’s celebrity impressions on SNL include Jim Acosta, Woody Allen, Criss Angel, Fred Astaire, David Axelrod, Jeff Bezos, Neil Cavuto, Lincoln Chafee, and Bradley Cooper among others.
Kyle Mooney’s Net Worth
The Saturday Night Live cast member has an estimated net worth of $2 million.
Kyle Mooney Height
The comedian stands at a height of 1.71 m.