Cecily Strong was born on February 8, 1984, in Springfield, Illinois, the USA as Cecily Legler Strong. The well-established actress Cecily has wowed the world with her skills and accomplishments and is widely known for her performances in movies and shows like Saturday Night Live (1975), Ghostbusters: Answer the Call (2016), and The Boss (2016).
Celicy is also known for her comedy act in NBC television series Saturday Night Live since 2012. Her extraordinary acting career has helped her earn a good net worth. Eager to know about her profession, salary, and net worth? Scroll down!!
Cecily Strong: Career
After completing her education, Strong began performing at comedy enterprise known as The Second City and iO Chicago. She also appeared at various programs like Chicago Just for Laughs, New York Sketchfest and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Saturday Night Live
On September 15, 2012, Strong started debuting on Saturday Night Live as a featured player. Later, on September 15, 2012, Strong co-anchored with Seth Meyers on Saturday Night Live.
Later, she co-anchored with Colin Jost, and she was placed on Weekend Update with writer Michael Che at her own request as she wanted to focus on carrying her passion at sketching with the very show.
Most of her characters are feminine, youthful, and polished. Her frequent appearances are as Kyra in The Girlfriends Talk Show, Cathy Anne in Michael Che. She also often impersonates real celebrities like Ivana Trump, Ariana Grande, Lana Del Rey, Hope Hicks, and Gloria Estefan in the Saturday Night Live.
Cecily's TV Appearances
Talking about her television appearances, she appeared in commercials for American clothing and accessories brand Old Navy in 2016. Following up, she also joined Years of Living Dangerously, a climate change documentary show, as a celebrity correspondent.
Another insanely fun week. My work wives @jazzblob and @kentola7 and I wrote one of my FAAAAAVES. You can’t go wrong when you give Bill a big toy to play with. I had so many much needed laughs this week. And I hope someday you all feel the joy of being driven into your pals on someone’s lap while on a jazzy wheelchair. #mydadcalledmetwistedforwritingthis #mydadfinallygetsme
She also made a guest appearance in TBS comedy series Angie Tribeca and FOX’s Scream Queens. In 2017, she appeared on a commercial of Nabisco’s snack cracker Triscuit.
Cecily Strong Net worth and Salary
Cecily Strong's net worth is estimated to be $1 million. Rumors are that Cecily earned this worth from the NBC series Saturday Night Live.
According to the online sources, a cast member of NBC earns around $6500-$8000 weekly. As Cecily is involved in NBC series Saturday Night Live, her earning can also be assumed to be somewhere around the above-mentioned range.
YouTube: Cecily Strong in Saturday Night Live
Apart from this, she also makes money from her movies. Reports offer that she was paid a splendid sum for her appearances in How to Sponsor a Uterus, The Bronze, Slow Learners, The Middler, The Boss and Ghostbusters, Staten Island Summer and voice acting in TV series The Awesome and movie The Bronze.