David Spade Net Worth 2021: Update Age, Height, Weight, Bio, Wiki, and Career Details

David Spade is an American comedian, actor, TV personality and writer who rose to fame in the 1990s when he became a cast member on Saturday Night Live. Working as his comedic talents were used for parities sketches or other material created for the show. Since then David has gone on to work with numerous films and comedy platforms such as 30 Rock where he played Liz Lemon’s boss Jack Donaghy.

Full Name David Spade
Net Worth $40 Million
Date Of Birth July 22, 1964
Place Of Birth Birmingham, Michigan, United States
Height 5 ft 6 in (1.7 m)
Profession Comedian, Actor, Voice Actor, Television producer, Screenwriter, Film Producer, Television presenter
Education Saguaro High School, Scottsdale Community College, Arizona State University
Nationality United States of America
Children Harper Spade

Early Life

David Spade was born on July 22nd, 1964 in Birmingham Michigan. He grew up with his family and two brothers before he relocated to Scottsdale Arizona where he attended Saguaro High School as well as Scottsdale Community College for a degree in business studies. In 1986 David graduated from ASU and performed stand-up comedy at their University Comedy Show multiple times during college.


When David Spade joined the Saturday Night Live cast in 1990, he was still a writer for this show. But as time went on, his career took off and thanks to some of his work with Chris Farley they were able to star in two comedies together: “Tommy Boy” (1995) and “Black Sheep” (1996).

John David California has been in a number of television series and movies, such as ‘The Amanda Show’ or the comedy film Joe Dirt. In 2001 he made an appearance on ‘Rules Of Engagement’, playing character Russell Dunbar to be seen throughout 2007-2013.

David Spade has had a very successful career as an actor. He was first discovered in 1986 on the show ‘Saturday Night Live’ and later went on to star in movies alongside some of Hollywood’s biggest names, like Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Chris Rock, Rob Schneider. His work with Netflix includes this year’s film ‘The Wrong Missy’, which premiered at Sundance Film Festival last month. The most recent estimate for David Spade net worth is $60 million (as of 2021).


  • MTV Movie + TV Awards, Best On-Screen Duo, (1996)
  • Golden Globes, Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, (2000) – nominee
  • Primetime Emmy Awards, Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series, (1999) – nominee
  • Kids’ Choice Awards, Favorite Voice from an Animated Movie, (2001) – nominee
  • Teen Choice Awards, Movies – Choice Chemistry (2006) – nominee
  • Teen Choice Awards, Choice TV Actor: Comedy, (2007) – nominee


  • Tommy Boy (1995)
  • Joe Dirt (2001)
  • The Benchwarmers (2006)
  • Grown Ups (2010)
  • Grown Ups 2 (2013)
  • The Do-Over (2016)
  • Father of the Year (2018)
  • The Wrong Missy (2020)

Favourite Quotes from David Spade

“Success is not as easy to evaluate as it seems,” David Spade said. “When people stare at me, they could be whispering to their friend ‘That guy sucks! Have you seen him before? He’s horrible.’ Gossip can consume weak and gullible people.”

3 Rules for Success from David Spade

  1. Believe what you see, not what you hear.
  2. Have a positive mindset.
  3. You can still have a good sense of humour.


David Spade is one of the most well-known comedians today, having worked with some of Hollywood’s biggest names. His net worth has now amounted to roughly $60 million and it will likely increase further down the road!


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