Michael Che Campbell is a stand-up comedian, actor, and writer. He is best known for his work on Saturday Night Live, where he is a Weekend Update co-anchor and co-head writer alongside Colin Jost.
Michael Che does not have a wife or girlfriend.
Che previously worked as a writer for Saturday Night Live and was a correspondent for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. He replaced Cecily Strong as Weekend Update co-anchor for the 40th season of Saturday Night Live at the end of September 2014.
Does Michael Che Have A Wife?
Michael Che is single with no wife or girlfriend.
He has stated publicly that he is not romantically involved with anyone.
He has stated that he does not want to date anyone famous and does not intend to find love on the set of Saturday Night Live, as some of his coworkers have done in the past.
“No, absolutely not. Oh my god. You can have them all,” he said on The Howard Stern Show back in May of 2021, when asked if he would date a celebrity.
“No, thank you.”
“It’s so much harder for two famous people to get together and combine forces of attention and press and constant scrutiny,” he continued.
“It’s hard. It’s a very, very hard thing to do. Like, if you’re in love and it’s beautiful, I totally get it, but for me to think to date someone like that… I’m like, ‘Oh my god, that seems like so much work.”
Who is Michael Che?
Michael Che Campbell, 38, is a stand-up comedian, actor, and writer best known for his work on Saturday Night Live.
Along with Jost, he co-anchors Saturday Night Live’s Weekend Update.
He briefly worked as a correspondent for Jon Stewart’s The Daily Show before returning to SNL.
Michael Che was announced as the new Weekend Update co-anchor in September 2014, succeeding Cecily Strong for the 40th season of Saturday Night Live.
He was the first Black co-anchor in Weekend Update history.
On May 6, 2021, Che got his own show on HBO Max called: That Damn Michael Che.
Che has been nominated for multiple EMMY Awards for his writing on SNL. In 2013, he was named as one of Rolling Stone’s “50 Funniest People” and in 2012 he was crowned the winner of the New York’s Funniest Stand-Up competition at the New York Comedy Festival.
Che has made numerous other television and film appearances.
In 2018 he co-hosted the 70th Annual Primetime EMMY Awards on NBC.
Che’s other appearances include Chris Rock’s film Top Five, Comedy Central’s hit series @midnight, and as a weekly cast member on Vh1’s Best Week Ever.
Michael Che’s Net Worth
Che’s Net Worth is $5 million according to Celebrity Net Worth.
According to the outlet, Che’s SNL salary is around $15,000 per episode – which works out to around $315,000 per season.