Best known for his hilarious comedy, Peter Michael Davidson most popularly known as Pete Davidson is an American actor, comedian, and producer. The star celebrity has also been among the cast of the popular TV series Saturday Night Live and that’s where he first grabbed the public attention.
The rose to fame of the 26 years old comedian has been both surprising and inspiring that it’s hard to believe sometimes. With god gifted talent and through sheer hard work, Pete has achieved what many people of his age can only dream for. Today, Pete Davidson has a net worth that is even more than some of his senior co-stars from Saturday Night Live.
Early Life & Initial Years
Born on November 16, 1993, in Staten Island New York, Pete Davidson has been the first child of Amy and Scott Matthew Davidson, a New York City firefighter. Pete was raised Catholic despite the fact that his father was of Jewish ancestry and had died in the 9/11 incident. At the time of his father’s demise, Pete was only 7 years old and got seriously affected by the devastating life event. Pete also has a younger sister Casey Davidson in his family which is the only sibling that he has.
Pete first attended St. Joseph by the sea high school and then he went to Tottenville high school. After that, he had been transferred to Xaverian high school, located in Brooklyn, NY, from where he graduated in 2011. After completing his high school, Pete went to St. Francis College, however, just after passing a single semester, he dropped out to pursue her career in comedy.
Even though he is only 26, Pete Davidson has already given some of his impeccable performances to the audience. Some of the best highlights of his career are:
- Saturday Night Live (TV Show, 2014-Present)
- Trainwreck (Movie, 2015)
- The Jesus Rolls (Movie, 2019)
- King of Staten Island (Movie, 2020)
- Pete Davidson: Alive from New York (Netflix Movie, 2020)
Who Pete Davidson Has Dated? His Relationship Record
Apart from the fact that Pete is only 26, he has a pretty long relationship history. He first started dating famous comedian Carly Aquilino in 2014 and the next year they parted away. In 2016, he started dating Cazzie David and they remained in a relationship until 2018.
There were also speculations and rumors that Pete is getting engaged to singer Ariana Grande and in June 2018, Pete confirmed that the rumors were true. However, later in October 2018, the engagement got called off and no one knows the actual reason behind it.
In January 2019, Pete started dating British actress Kate Beckinsale but after just 4 months of dating, they had separated. He again went on for a relationship with the actress Margaret Qualley in August 2019 and just like all his previous relationships, this one too has ended up the same. His last affair was with Cindy Crawford’s daughter Kaia Gerber and as we can all guess, the relationship only lasted for 3 months and eventually ended in January 2020.
Pete Davidson Lifestyle
Despite being a rich and famous celebrity, Pete Davidson likes to maintain a low-profile in the public eye. Furthermore, it seems that he likes to live a simple life rather than having a luxurious one. Previously, the star celebrity had been living with Ariana Grande in her lavish $16 million apartment until the couple parted away. Later, he moved to his $1.3 million house in Staten Island which he bought for her mother.
Awards, Nominations, & Achievements
In 2016, Pete has been named for the Forbes 30 under 30 list in the entertainment category for his outstanding and remarkable success.
In 2020, his performance in The King of Staten Island was nominated for the Comedy Movie Star. Moreover, his Netflix film Pete Davidson: Alive from New York also got the nomination for the 46th People’s Choice Awards.
Pete Davidson Net Worth & Sources That He Earned From
There are several claims circulating on the internet regarding the net worth of Pete Davidson. Some of them claim that he has a net worth of $3 million while some other claims that he has a $4 million net worth. However, after analyzing and evaluating the most recent updates regarding his new commitments and renewed contracts, it’s quite clear that his net worth is definitely more than that!
As of 2020, Pete Davidson’s net worth is calculated to be around $6 million and it is expected that his net worth will rise even more in 2021. Most of his financial income is from the TV shows and movies that he has been a part of or act in. Moreover, he also does stand-up comedy which is also a great source of his income and majorly contributes to his current net worth.
One of the biggest possible reasons behind his extravagant net worth is his popularity that he has gained by getting into relationships and dating controversies with popular celebrities such as Ariana Grande and Kaia Jordan Gerber. Somehow that also has contributed to making him so popular and in-demanding.
How Much Does Pete Davidson Make From Saturday Night Live?
Since 2014, Pete Davidson has been associated with the Saturday Night Live show and it is reported that the actor has been getting around $15,000 salary for every episode he appears on. As per the fact that Pete makes an appearance on all the episodes that get aired each year (21 per year), he would be roughly making $315,000 from SNL, each year.