American Comedian Shane Gillis made news on Monday for his racist and homophobic comments. Saturday Night Live even fired him after the controversy.
Soon after NBC released a statement saying “The language he used is offensive, hurtful and unacceptable. We are sorry that we did not see these clips earlier, and that our vetting process was not up to our standard.”
Gillis has previously appeared on the Comedy Central Radio show The Bonfire with Big Jay Oakerson. Likewise, he is a frequent guest on the Gas Digital podcasts Legion of Skanks and The Real Ass Podcast.
Needless to say, he is also a co-host of Matt and Shane’s Secret Podcast.
What is Comedian Shane Gillis’s background? Who is his girlfriend or partner? And how much is Shane Gillis’s net worth?
Here is what we know about this comedian, actor, and podcaster. As we get started with Shane Gillis wiki, bio, age, height, scroll down to see his dating rumors, girlfriend, hometown, and Instagram.
Real Name/ Full Name
Born in the year 1988, comedian Shane Gillis is currently 31 years old.
Hometown (Birth Place)
Comedian Shane Gillis cut his teeth in Comedy in 2012. Initially, he used to perform around Harrisburg, Pennsylvania but, later he moved to Philadelphia.
Then he went on to participate in different comedy clubs and theatres and began podcasting in 2016.
In 2019, Comedy Central gave him an accolade of an “Up Next” comedian and he even became the “New Face” at the Just for Laughs.
Nevertheless, on September 16, 2019, he caused an uproaring controversy on Saturday Night Live for his racist comments. Although he made an official apology through Tweeter and Instagram, SNL ended up firing him over a week.
Shane Gillis stands tall at a height of 6 feet (1.83m).
Approx. 82 kg (181 lbs)
Who is Shane Gillis’s Girlfriend or Partner?
On the part of his dating life, comedian Shane Gillis rarely talks about it in his shows and performance. Furthermore, his Instagram and other social media account don’t suggest his dating status.
Taking these instances into account, we can assume Gillis is probably single at the moment and doesn’t have a girlfriend or wife. Nevertheless, we are not ruling out the probability that he is keeping his girlfriend away from the spotlight.
Having said that, we can, however, confirm this 31-year-old isn’t married. None of his online bios provide any clues of his wife.
Race / Ethnicity
Comedian Shane Gillis Net Worth
Gillis has been active in the entertainment industry for over seven years. During this period, this Pennsylvania-native has established himself as a man to watch.
According to sources, comedian Shane Gillis has an estimated net worth of over $500 thousand dollars. He owes most of this net worth to his thriving career in Comedy.
This 31-year-od is also pretty popular on Instagram with 14.6k followers. His net worth is expected to stagnate in the wake of the racist controversy.
Comedian Shane Gillis Wiki Bio
- Shane Gillis was born and raised in his hometown of Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania.
- At present, his age is 31 years. Gills precise birthday and date of birth aren’t available although his birth year is 1988.
- He began comedy at the age of 24.
- On the part of his educational background, Gills is an alumnus of Trinity High School.
- He holds a history degree from Temple University in Philadelphia.
- Before comedy, Shane Gillis used to work as a teacher in Spain.