Colin Quinn Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 28 Feb, 2016
Facts of Colin Quinn
Date of Birth: 1959 , June-6
Age: 60 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Colin Quinn
Birth Name Colin Edward Quinn
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City Brooklyn, New York City, New York
Ethnicity White
Profession Stand-up comedian
Net Worth $ 2 Million
Eye Color Dark-Brown
Hair Color Dark-Brown
Weight in KG 69 kg
Affair with Lisa Lampanelli
Married Not Yet
Education Stony Brook University
Awards Not Yet
Movies Trainwreck
TV Show The Jim Gaffigan Show
Books The Coloring Book: A Comedian Solves Race Relations in America
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Colin Edward Quinn is a standup comedian, writer and an actor of American nationality known best for being on Saturday Night Live as an anchor of the Weekend Update. He was born on the 6th of June, 1959 and has been involved in the entertainment fraternity for a long time thus accumulating a huge number of fans who wish to search the details about his career and bio on several sites like the wiki.

Colin was born in Brooklyn, New York and was enrolled in the State University of New York at Stony Brook for his education. He had been an alcoholic and was involved in several incidents related to it before he finally left drinking on the early 1980s. He started performing as a comedian on 1984 and was plummeted into the heights of fame first on 1087 after being an announcer for the game show named Remote Control. He then got a chance to host to stand up show named Caroline’s Comedy Hour after which he acted in the video Going Back. He has also written for Celtic Pride for which he is the producer too.

His most notable role to date has been being hired by the Saturday Night Live as a writer as well as a player who had been featured. He was then cast as a full time member only on 1997-1998 and has been established and hugely liked for his credits on the show. Weekend Update saw him as a host back in January 1998, after he replaced Norm Macdonald. He has also appeared in Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery. On his tenure in the SNL, he has commented upon several issues around the world and has been hugely liked and respected for his views on the matter.

Colin is a man of huge expertise and has accumulated a huge number of fans. This means that he is not free from the several assumptions and dating rumors that surround him. His personal life is as closely followed by his fans as his professional life is. It has been known that Sarah Silverman was the girlfriend of Colin on 1990. The affair did no last too long and the couple separated shortly afterwards. Colin then moved on and started dating Lisa Lampanelli. The couple’s relation, though was hidden and not announced publicly, ran for about quite a time. It has been known that they are now separated. Colin Quinn has never been married and it seems that he is not in a hurry to have a spouse or children anytime soon.

Quinn, through his comedic credits, has managed to bag up a net worth of a whopping 2 million dollars. This speaks volumes about the huge amount of salary he might possess. He has a height of 5 feet and 8 inches. 

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