Alfred Langston Mitchell is an Atlanta, Georgia-born American comedian and actor who is widely known by his stage name “Finesse Mitchell”. 12 June 1972-born Finesse is best known for being the former cast member of the popular comedy show “Saturday Night Live”. Born to an African American family, he has been active in the entertainment industry of America since 1999.
A noted stand-up comedian, an actor as well as an author, how rich is Finesse Mitchell at this time? As of 2015, Finesse has amassed a net worth of $1 million. Notably, his involvement in “Saturday Night Live” as a regular cast member has most benefited his wealth whereas his appearance in many other television shows have also been helpful by adding to his net worth.
Finesse Mitchell Net Worth $1 Million
Although raised in Atlanta, Finesse is a graduate of the University of Miami, where he played football and was a member of the Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity. Finesse initiated his career in the entertainment industry in his late 20s. After debuting in the television show “Comic View” in 1999, he then had the chance to make several appearances in popular television shows like “Late Night with Conan O’Brien” as well as “The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn”. It was in 2003 that the opportunity struck for Mitchell to become a featured player in “Saturday Night Live”, which made him a popular name in America. His net worth began to grow.
A featured player at the beginning, Mitchell was promoted as a regular cast member of “Saturday Night Live” in 2005. Later in 2006, Mitchell was dropped from the show, but he continued his comedy stints being a part of shows like “The Today Show”, “Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time” among others. He has also appeared in movies like “Who’s Your Caddy? The Comebacks”, “Money” and many others. As of now, he has been playing a recurring role in Disney’s hit show “A.N.T Farm”. Needless to say, all these appearances have added a lot to his wealth to make him a millionaire.
Finesse Mitchell is also noted for being an excellent impressionist who has already imitated celebrities like 50 Cent, Sean Combs, R. Kelly, Morgan Freeman and many others. He adds to his net worth from these performances too.
Apart from being a noted actor, Finesse is also a writer for Essence magazine. Additionally, he has authored the book “Your Girlfriends Only Know So Much” which is about dating advice to women, African-American women to be specific. Being a relationship writer, Finesse has also made a lot of money which has also added to his net worth.
As for his personal life, Finesse has married twice, firstly to Jessica Santos in 2008, but they divorced after three years of marriage in 2011. Iin 2013, Mitchell married Adris Debarge and the family now lives in Los Angeles. As of now, Finesse has been living his life as a successful comedian, an actor as well as a writer whose daily needs are being catered to by his modest present net worth.
Release of his book, "Your Girlfriends Only Know So Much: A Brother's Take on Dating and Mating for Sistas".
Member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.
Played football at the University of Miami, alongside the likes of Warren Sapp and Dwayne Johnson (aka The Rock).
Graduated from the University of Miami.
His best known character to date on Saturday Night Live (1975) is Starkisha, a "sassy ghetto girl" who finds it necessary to comment on all situations. Mitchell also appears frequently on "Weekend Update" to mock bizarre African-American first names, including his own.