|Real Name/Full Name||Dennis Michael Miller|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Dennis Miller|
|Birth Place:||Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||3 November 1953|
|Age/How Old:||69 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 175 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 80 Kg
In Pounds – 176 lbs
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father – N/A
Mother – Norma
|School:||Saint Anne School, Keystone Oaks High School|
|College:||Point Park University|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Carolyn Espley|
|Kids/Children Name:||2 (Holden and Marlon)|
|Profession:||American talk show host, political commentator, actor and comedian.|
|Net Worth:||$120 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Dennis Miller is a 69-year-old American actor, comedian, political and sports commentator, and the host of various talk show hosts. He currently works as the talk show of RT America’s Dennis Miller+One. He was added to the list of Comedy Central’s 100 greatest standup comedians of all times and bagged the 21st position.
Well, how well do you know about Dennis Miller? If not much, here is what we know about Dennis Miller to date.
Biography and Early Life
Being born on November 3, 1953, to Norma Miller (dietitian), Dennis Miller was the eldest of the five siblings. He was a shy kid while growing up and was made to attend a Catholic school named Saint Anne School. He played basketball, football, and baseball and even acted as the manager for the Catholic Youth Organization basketball team. Kelly Monteith inspired him to become a comedian when Miller attended one of his shows.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Dennis Miller in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Dennis Miller’s age is 69 years old as of today’s date 20th March 2023 having been born on 3 November 1953. Though, he is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 175 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 176 lbs in Pound and 80kg in Kilograms.
Having finished elementary school in St. Anne School, he then joined Keystone Oaks High School where he finished his high school. Here, he joined the Physical Fitness Club and also served as a key member of the Keynote newspaper along with the student council.
He then joined Point Park University from where he graduated with a major in Journalism in 1976.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
In 1988, Miller married his long-term girlfriend Carolyn “Ali” Display. She is a former model who appeared in the “Too Shy” music video in 1983. Together, they have two sons, Holden and Marlon. Jimmy Miller, his younger brother represents many big names of Hollywood such as Jim Carrey, Will Ferrel, Judd Apatow, Sacha Baron Cohen, etc.
Is Dennis Miller Gay?
As far as sexual orientation is concerned, it is safe to assume that Dennis Miller is as straight. His long, happy and blissful marriage to his long-term girlfriend and now wife Carolyn “Ali” Display is proof of it. He has two beautiful children with her, named Holden and Marlon.
After graduation, Miller did not find any job as a journalist. So he worked several odd jobs to make ends meet. He was a delivery man, a janitor, a clerk at Giant Eagle deli, and an ice cream scooper.
In 1979, he performed at open mic nights to start his career as a comedian at the Oak’s Lounge in Castle Shannon while also working at the deli. He sent a joke to the Playboy’s Magazine where he bagged the second position out of 15000 entries and won $500. He was listed as one of the “10 Funniest People in America You’ll Never See on TV” by the Hustler Magazine. His first TV appearance was on KDKA TV where he acted as a warm-up.
In 1985, he was hired to work as the Weekend Update anchor at the Saturday Night Live and that’s where he got his big break. He was also a guest on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson. After leaving SNL, he hosted a late-night show named Dennis Miller Show but was unfortunately canceled after 7 months. In 1994, he hosted a CBS show Dennis Miller Live where he brought in guests. He won five Emmy Awards for the show and it aired for nine years. Needless to say, it was a big hit.
He was also hired at ABCs Monday Night Football as a color commentator but that gig of his life turned out to be a failure. Miller also appeared as a co-host in the show Grand Slam. Currently, he works as the host of his show Dennis Miller + One.
The life and career of Dennis Miller have been nothing short of legendary. His impeccable work as a comedian, actor, talk show host, and sports commentator has had him nominated for many awards and has also helped him win quite a few. For his show Dennis Miller Live, he has won 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000, and 2001 WGA Award (TV) in the Comedy/ Variety category. He also has been nominated for the OFTA Television Award multiple times as well as the CableACE Awards. He is also the five-time receiver of the Primetime Emmy Awards.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Dennis Miller in 2023
Owing to his legendary career as a comedian, actor, talk show host, and sports commentator, Dennis Miller’s net worth is approximately $120 million as of 2023. His current income comes from the talk show of RT America’s Dennis Miller+One.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- He is one of the very few comedians and talk show hosts who have won the Primetime Emmy’s multiple times.
- For three consecutive years, 1999, 2000, 2001, his show Dennis Miller Live won the WGA Awards.
- Jonathan Winters and Tim Conway were his childhood heroes.
- He was inspired by Kelly Monteith to become a comedian.
Dennis Miller is a 69-year-old American actor, comedian, political and sports commentator, and the host of various talk show hosts. He currently works as the talk show of RT America’s Dennis Miller+One. He was added to the list of Comedy Central’s 100 greatest stand-up comedians of all times and bagged the 21st position. Miller is married to Carolyn “Ali” Display and has two beautiful children with her, Holden and Marlon.