Dennis Miller Biography
Dennis Miller is a prominent American comedian, actor, political commentator, sports commentator, and talk show host. He was a cast member of Saturday Night Live between 1985 and 1991. Later, he hosted his own talk shows on HBO, CNBC, and also in Syndication.
From 2007 to 2015, Dennis hosted a daily three-hour self-titled talk radio program that is nationally syndicated by Westwood One. On March 9, 2020, he launched his twice-weekly show called Dennis Miller + One on RT America which features celebrity interviews.
Dennis Miller Age
Dennis Miller was born on November 3, 1953, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in the United States of America. He is 69 years old.
Dennis Miller Height
Dennis is5 feet 9 inches tall (Approx 1.75 m).
Dennis Miller Family
Dennis was born to his devoted parents in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and brought up in the suburb of Castle Shannon. His parents divorced when Dennis was very young and was brought up by his mother Norma. His mom was a dietitian at a Baptist nursing home. He grew up along with his four younger siblings who he frequently looked after in his early life. He has two brothers named Jimmy Miller and Rich Miller.
Dennis Miller Wife
He is happily married to his gorgeous and caring longtime girlfriend Carolyn “Ali” Espley, a former model from Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Carolyn is popularly known as the girl in Kajagoogoo’s 1983 “Too Shy” music video. The pair walked down the knot on April 24, 1988. Together, they are blessed with two sons called Holden who was born in 1990, and Marlon born in 1993. Currently, the family lives in Santa Barbara, California.
Dennis Miller Education
He attended Saint Anne School, a catholic elementary school. Later, Dennis attained his high school diploma from Keystone Oaks High School in 1971. Later, he joined Point Park University and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism in 1976.
Dennis Miller’s Net Worth
Through his hard work, Dennis has managed to secure a decent fortune over the years and has an estimated net worth is $100 million.
Dennis Miller Career
He made the decision that he had to chase his dream of being a stand-up comedian in 1979. Dennis started his comedy profession in Pittsburgh by performing at open mic nights. He withdrew from his first two tries to perform at an open mic. Most of his family members were in the audience to cheer him when he ultimately made his very first debut on Sleepy Hollow Road at the Oak’s Lounge in Castle Shannon.
Dennis began to appear onstage in Castle Shannon at the Oak’s Longe while serving at the Giant Eagle deli in Kennedy. He continued with his stand-ups in Oakland and at places such as Brandy’s in the Strip District. He later tried to fast-track his comedy career by moving to New York where he submitted a joke for a Playboy magazine contest for humor writing that was judged by an all-star panel including David Brenner.
With almost 15,000 entries, Dennis was second and his picture and joke appeared in the issue of the magazine in June 1979. Therefore, he won $500 in Playboy’s first annual humor competition. While still working in New York, Dennis was listed by the Hustler Magazine in a piece known as “The 10 Funniest People in America You’ll Never See on TV”.
Dennis Miller Movies
- Never Talk to Strangers as Cliff Raddiso.
- Joe Dirt as Zander Kelly.
- Madhouse as Wes.
- Murder at 1600 as Detective Steve Stengel.
- Bordello of Blood as Rafe Guttman.
- What Happens in Vegas as Judge Whooper.
- Boston Public.
- House of Cards.
- Space Ghost Coast to Coast.
- The 13th Annual Young Comedians Special.
- Mr. Miller Goes to Washington.
- The Earth Day Special.
- State of the Union Undressed.