Beck Bennett has become a familiar face on Saturday Night Live (SNL) since he joined the American late-night live TV show in 2013. He’s famous for supporting actors like Vin Diesel, Matthew McConaughey, and even powerful politicians like Mike Pence, Bill Clinton and Vladimir Putin can impress. In addition, Beck is also known as the face of the AT&T commercial It’s Not Complicated, in which he interviews children.
Aside from appearing on SNL and AT&T, Bennet is also a well-known actor and writer with a few works to his name. Find out more about him below, in addition to the contentious question of whether he’s gay or not, who his wife or girlfriend might be.
Who is Beck Bennett?
The comedian was born on October 1, 1984 in Wilmette, Illinois to Sarah and Andy Bennett. He grew up in his birthplace under the aegis of his parents, who gave him all their love in his youth.
Beck Bennett had his formal education at NewTrier Gymnasium, where he graduated in 2003. As a high school student, he was encouraged by his parents to explore his interest in acting and this led to his taking part in several shows at the Winnetka Children’s Theater and portraying the character of Jean Valjean in his school production of Les Misérables After a fulfilling time in high school, Bennett delved further into acting at the University of Southern California’s School of Dramatic Arts, where he completed the BFA acting program in 2007.
However, his career had started much earlier, before graduating from college. In 2003, Beck Bennett joined the improv/sketch group Commedus Interruptus along with Nick Rutherford and Kyle Mooney, both of whom are comedians. They remained members of this group until they left in 2007 to form a new sketch group, Good Neighbor. with Dave McCary. Within a short period of time and with few funny films, the group was praised by noted comedian Louis CK and filmmaker/director Steven Spielberg.
Beck Bennett made his television debut in 2012 in the film Kill Me Now As Todd, he subsequently starred in Next to Still Waters (2013), Bullets Out (2014), The Party’s Over (2015) and All Zoolander 2, Dean, Sing , and The Late Bloomer in 2016. His most recent film credits are as Detective Bander in Brigsby Bear (2017), Tyson in The Unicorn (2018) and The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019).
On television, the actor and comedian has credited for acting roles and appearances on Lucas Bros. Moving Co and Ax Cop in 2013, Big Time in Hollywood, FL in 2015 Comrade Detective in 2017, Saturday Night Live early (2013 to present) DuckTales (2017 to present) and a few others.
Wealth (income and earnings)
Beck Bennett has always been on the rise since he began his professional career which has spanned comedy, acting and writing. The entertainer currently has a net worth of $1 million which he’s put together from everything we’ve seen of him. Given his pace and development, if Bennet remains consistent and maintains his current trajectory, it’s safe to assume that his current net worth will take a quantum leap.
is he married or gay? wife, girlfriend
For all we know, Beck Bennet is honest andmarried to one woman. His wife’s name is Jesse Hodges and the two reportedly started dating in 2011. On May 13, 2016, the comedian celebrated his relationship with his girlfriend Jesse (who was 5 at the time) with their photo he posted to Instagram. The duo exchanged their wedding vows on August 25, 2018 and have been together ever since.
Coming to the question of whether he’s gay or not, it can be inferred that Beck has a thing for gays, or rather, he recognizes them as people who deserve to be seen and treated much better than they do currently do it. The comedian has aired that thought many times in multiple interviews, and as expected, rumors have been doing the rounds that Beck Bennett might be gay.
Since we know that he is married to a woman who was previously his girlfriend, and since Beck is not known to have met a man in the past, nor has he come out to express such desires, we can conclusively conclude, that Beck Bennet isn’t gay until he states otherwise.
Height, weight and body measurements
The humor dealer stands at a height of 5ft 7in or 1.70m. At this height he weighs 85kg, but figures for his other body measurements are not publicly available. However, if we look at Beck Bennett’s body features, we know for sure that the comedian has brown eyes and hair.