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Keith Powell Net Worth

Keith Powell Net Worth is
$5 Million

Keith Powell Biography

Keith Powell was born in 1979, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA, and is a director, series creator, actor and writer, probably best known for being a part of “30 Rock” as James “Toofer” Spurlock. He also created the web series “Keith Broke His Leg” in which he also starred, but all of his efforts have helped put his net worth to where it is today.

How rich is Keith Powell? As of early-2017, sources estimate a net worth that is at $5 million, mostly earned through success in his various endeavors. For the series “Keith Broke His Leg” he would win several Indie Series Awards. As he continues his career, it is expected that his wealth will also continue to increase.

Keith Powell Net Worth $5 million

Keith attended St. Mark’s High School, and after matriculating would attend New York University, the Tisch School of the Arts, and would graduate with his Fine Arts degree in 2001.

Powell started his career with the theatre company Contemporary Stage as their Producing Artistic Director, working on various stage projects such as “The Mouse That Roared”, “Indra & Agni Collide” and “Enter Pissarro”, and helped produce the workshop of “Kidding Jane”. He also directed two plays for the touring company Equalogy – “Four Hearts Changing” and “One Night”. He then forayed into more directing projects, which started to increase his net worth; these included “Dutchman”, “The Visit and Enter Pissarro” and “Quality of Science”. He’s also appeared in numerous commercials, and worked as a theatre actor – some of his credits include “Kidding Jane”, “Macbeth”, As Bees in Honey Drown” and “The French”.

Keith’s next project would be the hit series “30 Rock”, in which he appeared as a recurring character, eventually becoming a series regular; the sitcom starred Tina Fey and Alec Baldwin and would win critical acclaim throughout its run, winning numerous major awards, and Powell’s net worth would also increase as he continued to be part of the show. Simultaneously, he also shot a pilot called “Judy’s Got A Gun”, but it wasn’t picked up.

In 2008, he launched the self-funded series “Keith Powell Directs a Play” in which he also starred. The following year, he became a guest commentator for “100 Greatest One Hit Wonders of the 80s” by VH1. He was also cast in the film “Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian” which starred Ben Stiller; the film was a sequel to “Night at the Museum” , and was a commercial success, despite mixed critical reception.

In 2014, Powell was cast in a recurring role in the series “About a Boy”, playing a workaholic friend of the character Richard; the series aired for a year on NBC and was an adaptation of the novel of the same name. He also became a part of the final season of the political drama “The Newsroom”, before making an appearance in the film “My Name is David”. In 2015, he created the web series “Keith Broke His Leg” which would win an Indie Series Award for Best Comedy Series.

For his personal life, it is known that Keith married visual artist Jill Knox in 2013.

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Quick Facts

Full NameKeith Powell
Net Worth$5 Million
Date Of Birth1979
Place Of BirthWest Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United Statesv
Height5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
ProfessionTelevision actor
EducationNew York University, St. Mark's High School, Tisch School of the Arts
NationalityAmerican
SpouseJill Knox
Twitterhttps://twitter.com/keithpowell
ImDBhttp://www.imdb.com/name/nm1349199/
AwardsScreen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
MoviesAbout a Boy, 30 Rock, I Love the New Millennium, 100 Most Shocking Music Moments, Armless, Syrup, My Name Is David
TV ShowsAbout a Boy, 30 Rock, I Love the New Millennium, 100 Most Shocking Music Moments, 100 Greatest One Hit Wonders of the 80s


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1BFA in Drama - New York University, Tisch School of the Arts (2001)
2Is the founder and Producing Artistic Director of Contemporary Stage Company in Wilmington, Delaware - Producing and/or directing shows starring Lynn Redgrave, Jasmine Guy, Keith David, and Richard Easton.


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Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016ISAIndie Series AwardsBest Lead Actor - ComedyKeith Broke His Leg (2015)
2009ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series30 Rock (2006)Scott Adsit

Alec Baldwin

Katrina Bowden

Tina Fey

Kevin Brown

Judah Friedlander

Jane Krakowski

Jack McBrayer

Tracy Morgan

Maulik Pancholy

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016ISAIndie Series AwardsBest Directing - ComedyKeith Broke His Leg (2015)
2016ISAIndie Series AwardsBest Writing (Comedy)Keith Broke His Leg (2015)
2014ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series30 Rock (2006)Scott Adsit

Alec Baldwin

Katrina Bowden

Kevin Brown

Grizz Chapman

Tina Fey

Judah Friedlander

Jane Krakowski

John Lutz

James Marsden

Jack McBrayer

Tracy Morgan
2013ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series30 Rock (2006)Tina Fey

Alec Baldwin

Tracy Morgan

Jane Krakowski

Jack McBrayer

Scott Adsit

Judah Friedlander
2012ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series30 Rock (2006)Scott Adsit

Alec Baldwin

Katrina Bowden

Kevin Brown

Grizz Chapman

Tina Fey

Judah Friedlander

Jane Krakowski

John Lutz

Jack McBrayer

Tracy Morgan

Maulik Pancholy
2011ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series30 Rock (2006)Scott Adsit

Alec Baldwin

Katrina Bowden

Kevin Brown

Grizz Chapman

Tina Fey

Judah Friedlander

Jane Krakowski

John Lutz

Jack McBrayer

Tracy Morgan

Maulik Pancholy
2010ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series30 Rock (2006)Scott Adsit

Alec Baldwin

Katrina Bowden

Kevin Brown

Grizz Chapman

Tina Fey

Judah Friedlander

Jane Krakowski

John Lutz

Jack McBrayer

Tracy Morgan
2008Gold Derby TV AwardGold Derby AwardsEnsemble of the Year30 Rock (2006)Scott Adsit

Alec Baldwin

Katrina Bowden

Kevin Brown

Grizz Chapman

Tina Fey

Judah Friedlander

Jane Krakowski

Jack McBrayer

Tracy Morgan

Maulik Pancholy

Lonny Ross
2008ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series30 Rock (2006)Scott Adsit

Alec Baldwin

Katrina Bowden

Kevin Brown

Grizz Chapman

Tina Fey

Judah Friedlander

Jane Krakowski

Jack McBrayer

Tracy Morgan

Maulik Pancholy

Lonny Ross


Filmography

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Newsroom2014TV SeriesWyatt Geary
Syrup2013/ICameron
30 Rock2006-2013TV SeriesToofer Sammy Davis Jr.
NCIS: Los Angeles2012TV SeriesRobert Pierce
Split2010/IIIShortSheldon
Armless2010Hotel Receptionist
Keith Powell Directs a Play2008-2009TV SeriesKeith Powell
Reno 911!2009TV SeriesInnocent Black Man
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian2009Tuskegee Airman #1
Judy's Got a Gun2007TV MovieBrad Wilkes
Modern Love2006Angry man
Law & Order2005TV SeriesMike
Jargon2004ShortOur Hero
Law & Order: Criminal Intent2003TV SeriesGregg Monroe
Dog Eat Dog2002ShortRaleigh Fitzsimmons
The Way We Weren'tcompletedDan
Truck'd UpTV Movie completedFish
These People2015-2016TV Mini-SeriesDr. Maher
Deadbeat2016TV SeriesCashier / Lonathan
Self Promotion2015TV MovieBo Banks
These People2015ShortDr. Maher
About a Boy2014-2015TV SeriesRichard
My Name Is David2015/IDavid
People We Meet2014ShortPerry

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Keith Broke His Leg2015TV Series writer / written by
My Name Is David2015/Iwriter
People We Meet2014Short writer
Nate & Abe2012Short writer
Keith Powell Directs a Play2008-2009TV Series written by - 8 episodes

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Keith Broke His Leg2015TV Series series director
People We Meet2014Short
Nate & Abe2012Short
Keith Powell Directs a Play2008-2009TV Series 2 episodes

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Keith Broke His Leg2015TV Series producer
My Name Is David2015/Iproducer
People We Meet2014Short producer
Nate & Abe2012Short producer
Keith Powell Directs a Play2008TV Series producer

Editor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Keith Broke His Leg2015TV Series edited by

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Serial Scoop Now2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Keith Broke His Leg2015TV SeriesHimself
E! Live from the Red Carpet2014TV SeriesHimself
The Morning Show with Mike & Juliet2009TV SeriesHimself
Black to the Future2009TV SeriesHimself
I Love the New Millennium2008TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Last Comic Standing2008TV SeriesHimself - Talent Scout
Best Week Ever with Paul F. Tompkins2008TV SeriesHimself
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