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Tracy Morgan Net Worth in 2022: Age, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Dating, and Biography

Tracy Morgan has a net worth of $70 million as an actor, comedian, and book. Morgan is a former cast member of “Saturday Night Live” (1996–2003) and is best known for his Emmy-nominated role as Tracy Jordan on “30 Rock” (2006–2013), which he co-created with his “SNL” co-star Tina Fey. Cr

critics and viewers adored the performance, which was a loose parody of Tracy’s real-life off-screen demeanor.

Morgan has also appeared in films such as “The Longest Yard” (2005), “Cop Out” (2010), and “Death at a Funeral” (2010), as well as stand-up comedy specials such as “Tracy Morgan: Black and Blue” (2011), “Tracy Morgan: Bona Fide” (2014), and “Tracy Morgan: Staying Alive” (2015). (2017).

Tracy debuted on the TBS network’s “The Last O.G.” in 2018, and his biography, “I Am the New Black,” was published in 2009.

Early Life:

 

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 Tracy Morgan was born Tracy Jamel Morgan in The Bronx, New York, on November 10, 1968. Tracy’s mother, Alicia, was a stay-at-home mom, and his father, Jimmy, was a musician, Vietnam veteran, and recovering heroin addict who abandoned his wife and five kids when Tracy was six years old.

Morgan was bullied as a child growing up in Bedford Stuyvesant’s Tompkins Houses. Tracy attended DeWitt Clinton High School, when he learned in 1985, during his sophomore year, that his father had got AIDS as a consequence of the usage of hypodermic needles.

In 1987, Jimmy’s health deteriorated, and Tracy, who had just married, dropped out of school to care for him. Morgan temporarily sold crack to support his new wife and her two young children after Jimmy died in November of that year.

Tracy heeded Morgan’s best buddy’s advice and started performing on the streets after his friend was killed, ultimately becoming a popular stand-up comedian.

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Career:

 

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 Morgan made his television debut in 1994 on Fox’s “Martin,” as Hustle Man. Over the following two years, he starred in seven episodes before making his big-screen debut in 1996’s “A Thin Line Between Love and Hate.”

Tracy also joined the cast of NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” the same year, when he created notable characters including Brian Fellows and Astronaut Jones. Over the course of seven seasons, he participated in 137 episodes and returned as a presenter in March 2009 and October 2015.

Morgan appeared in many films while on the “SNL” cast, including “Half Baked” (1998), “How High” (2001), “Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back” (2001), and “Head of State” (2003), as well as voicing Spoonie Luv on Comedy Central’s “Crank Yankers” (2002–2005).

From 2003 to 2004, he produced and acted in “The Tracy Morgan Show,” and from 2006 to 2013, he co-starred in the Emmy-winning NBC comedy “30 Rock” alongside Tina Fey, Alec Baldwin, and Jane Krakowski.

The program aired for 138 episodes, with the ensemble reuniting for a special episode in July 2020 during the Coronavirus epidemic.

Tracy performed voice work in “Rio 2” (2014), “The Boxtrolls” (2014), “The Simpsons” (2018), and “Scoob!” (2018) while appearing on “30 Rock.”

He also hosted the hidden camera series “Scare Tactics” (2008–2013) and contributed his voice to “Farce of the Penguins” (2006), “G-Force” (2009), and “Rio” (2011). (2020). Morgan has also been in the films “Top Five” (2014), “The Night Before” (2015), “Fist Fight” (2017), and “What Men Want” (2019), as well as co-starring with Eddie Murphy in “Coming 2 America” (2020).

Tracy has played ex-con Tray, Barker, on “The Last O.G.” since 2018, and he appeared in Jordan Peele’s adaptation of “The Twilight Zone” as a guest role in 2019.

Car Accident and Walmart Settlement:

 

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Tracy was engaged in an incident in New Jersey on June 7, 2014, when a Walmart tractor-trailer rear-ended a minibus carrying Tracy and several other comedians after a gig.

Tracy sustained brain damage, a fractured nose, a broken leg, and broken ribs in the incident, which killed Morgan’s friend and mentor James McNair. Morgan spent two weeks in a medically induced coma and underwent leg surgery the day following the tragedy.

On June 20th, he was transported to a rehabilitation institution and freed on July 12th. The driver of the Walmart truck, Kevin Roper, had apparently been awake for more than 24 hours when the accident happened, and he pled guilty in 2016 to one count of vehicular murder and four counts of aggravated assault.

Tracy filed a lawsuit against Walmart in July 2014, and the case was resolved in May 2015 for an unknown price.

The settlement was said to be $90 million, although Morgan’s lawyer has refuted this. Tracy was confined to a wheelchair for many months after the accident, but he claims that witnessing his 14-month-old daughter take her first steps spurred him to “come out of my wheelchair and take my first steps.”

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Personal Life:

 

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From 1987 through 2009, Tracy was married to Sabina, his high school sweetheart. Morgan legally adopted Sabina’s boys from previous marriages, Gitrid and Malcolm, and they welcomed son Tracy Jr. in 1992. Sabina passed away from cancer in 2016. Tracy married model Megan Wollover on August 23, 2015, and the couple had one daughter together, Maven (born July 2, 2013), before Tracy filed for divorce in July 2020. Morgan’s alcoholism led to his divorce with Sabina, as well as a minor drunken driving arrest in New York and a DUI charge in Los Angeles. Tracy developed diabetes in 1996 and had a kidney transplant in 2010.

Nominations and Awards:

Morgan was nominated for his first Primetime Emmy in 2009 for “30 Rock,” for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series, and in 2016, for “Saturday Night Live,” for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series.

Tracy and the cast of “The Boxtrolls” shared a Behind the Voice Feature Film Voice Acting Award in 2015, and he earned a Golden Nymph award (from the Monte-Carlo TV Festival) and a NAMIC Vision Award for “30 Rock” in 2010.

 

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In 2018, he was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame after being nominated for three Black Reel Awards for Television, 10 NAACP Image Awards, and three Online Film & Television Association awards.

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Real Estate:

Tracy purchased a 4,485 square foot property in Cresskill, New Jersey, for $2.2 million in 2011. In May 2018, he listed it for $2.25 million, and in March 2019, he sold it for $1.2 million.

 

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Morgan spent $13.9 million for a 22-room estate in Alpine, New Jersey, on two acres of land in 2015. A basketball court, bowling alley, movie theatre, and numerous massive fish tanks are among the features of the 22,000 square foot mansion.

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