American actor, comedian, and writer Taran Killam got his fame with the TV show The Amanda Show, Mad TV, and Single Parents. The actor also appeared in the movie Stuck in the Suburbs. He not only famous on TV and silver screen he also performed in broadway production such as Hamilton. As a writer, he worked on TV show Nick Cannon Presents Short Circuitz and movies Killing Gunther and Brother Nature. He is married to Marvel actress Cobie Smulders.
Born As Taran Hourie Killam
Taran Killam was born as Taran Hourie Killam on 1st April 1982, in Culver City, California, United States. He belongs to white ethnicity and holds the American nationality.
He and his sister Taylor Killam was raised in Big Bear Lake, California to singer-songwriter mother and Theatre Group actor.
He went to Los Angeles County High School for the Arts. Then he went to the University of California, Los Angeles' School of Theater. Unfortunately, he dropped from the university to pursue his acting career.
Made His Acting Debut From The Feature Film
Taran Killam made his acting debut from the movie Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult in 1994. The same year he appeared with the major role in television series All That. The actor appeared in feature film Big Fat Liar along with Frankie Muniz, Paul Giamatti, and Amanda Bynes.
The 38 year-old-actor got his major role in television series Undressed and MadTV in 2001. The actor appeared in many series including How I Met Your Mother, Wild 'n Out, and Saturday Night Live Weekend Update Thursday. The actor turned into a writer from the TC show Nick Cannon Presents: Short Circuitz.
The actor started his career as a producer from the movie Brother Nature in 2016. Two years later, he appeared along with Jake Choi, Leighton Meester, and Kimrie Lewis in sitcom Single Parents. The same year, he got the role in movie Night School and shared the screen with Kevin Hart and Harry Ratchford.
The actor also worked in theater drama Little Shop of Horrors (2015) and Hamiton (2017).
What Is The Net Worth Of Taran Killam?
Taran Killam has been working as an actor since 1994. According to celebrity net worth, he has an estimated net worth of $4 million. His wife Cobie Smulders has collected $25 million net worth, as of 2020.
The major portion of his salary is from his career as an actor. The average salary of an actor is around $50,000.
The actor and his wife sold their New York City Penthouse for $3.1 million.
Happily Married To Canadian Actress
Taran Killam is happily married to Canadian actress Cobie Smulders on 8th September 2012. The couple dated for many years and got engaged in January 2009.
The couple welcomed their child daughter Shaelyn Cado Killam on 16th May 2009 and Janita Mae Killam in 2015.
Taran and his wife Cobie is now living a blissful life along with their two daughters in Los Angeles, California.