- Keegan-Michael Key is one of the best comedians who has earned fame impersonating various characters. He is best known for his comedic duo Jordan Peele in Comedy Central’s sketch series Key & Peele. Keegan is an actor, comedian, producer, and writer. He has appeared in many shows and movies over the years.
- Net Worth, Salary, and Income
- Married, Wife, and Children
- Family, Parents, and Siblings
- Body Measurement: Height and Weight
Keegan-Michael Key is one of the best comedians who has earned fame impersonating various characters. He is best known for his comedic duo Jordan Peele in Comedy Central’s sketch series Key & Peele. Keegan is an actor, comedian, producer, and writer. He has appeared in many shows and movies over the years.
Keegan-Michael Key was born in 1971 in Southfield, Michigan, the U.S. He celebrates his birthday on March 22, which makes his age 50. He holds American nationality and comes from mixed ethnicity of White and African-American. The actor earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in theater from the University of Detroit Mercy and a Master of Fine Arts.
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
Keegan-Michael Key first gained attention when he joined the cast of Mad TV in 2004. He and Jordan Peele became popular for impersonating various celebrities. Following Mad TV, the comedic duo started their own sketch, Key & Peele, in 2012. The show grabbed huge attention mostly due to the duo’s amazing impersonating skills. Moreover, Keegan has appeared in various TV shows and movies over the years.
Some of his popular appearances include movies and shows like Gary Unmarried, Playing House, Reno 911!, Horrible Bosses 2, Let’s Be Cops, The Lego Movie, Pitch Perfect 2, and Tomorrowland. He has also worked as a voice actor in movies like Hotel Transylvania and Toy Story 4. He is also set to voice in Wendell and Wild and Pinocchio. As of 2021, Keegan-Michael Key holds a net worth of $12 million.
Married, Wife, and Children
Keegan-Michael Key is married to his beautiful wife, Elisa Pugliese. The pair were engaged on November 14, 2017, and tied the knot on June 8, 2018. The pair have made appearances in many different events. Moreover, one of the earliest appearances was on the red carpet of Emmys in September 2017, Tony Awards in 2017, and BAFTA Tea Party Events in 2017. Keegan is also very romantic and often shares pictures of his beautiful wife on social media. The comedian also celebrated his second anniversary, sharing a picture of his wife.
Before meeting Elisa, the actor was actually married to actress and dialect coach Cynthia Blaise from 1998 until 2017. They legally separated in November 2015 and divorced the following month. After the divorce, his ex-wife had suffered from PTSD, anxiety, hair and weight loss, and depression.
Family, Parents, and Siblings
Key was born to his father, Leroy McDuffie, and his white mother, Carrie Herr. However, he was later adopted by a couple from Detroit, Michael Key and Patricia Walsh. His adoptive parents were social workers. Like his biological parents, his adoptive parents were also black men and a white woman. Moreover, he also has two half-brothers, including Dwayne McDuffie.
Body Measurement: Height and Weight
Keegan has a tall height of 6 feet. Likewise, he possesses a lean and fit body. The actor is bald and has dark brown eyes.