Facts of Jorma Taccone
|Full Name:||Jorma Taccone|
|Age:||43 years 10 months|
|Birth Date:||March 19, 1977|
|Lucky Color:||Sea Green|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Cancer, Scorpio|
|Birth Place:||Berkeley, California, U.S.|
|Father's Name:||Tony Taccone|
|Mother's Name:||Sue Ellen|
|Husband / Wife Name:||Marielle Heller|
|Profession:||Actor, Comedian, Author, Director|
|Education:||UCLA Film School|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)|
|Net Worth:||$9 million|
|Ethnicity:||Italian, Puerto Rican, Finnish, Dutch, and German|
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Jorma Taccone is an American writer, actor, comedian, and director who is one-third of the sketch comedy troupe The Lonely Island.
Jorma Taccone is the co-writer and director of the SNL spin-off film MacGruber released in 2010. Moreover, he is the director of the series Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s episode: Thanksgiving.
- 1 What is Jorma Taccone famous for?
- 2 How old is Jorma Taccone?
- 3 Education Details
- 4 All About his Professional Career
- 5 Writer
- 6 Awards and Nominations
- 7 Net Worth, Salary
- 8 Is Jorma Taccone married? Wife, Children, Marriage
- 9 Height, Weight, Hair Color
- 10 Is Jorma Taccone active on social media?
- 11 Did You Know?
What is Jorma Taccone famous for?
- Is an American writer, actor, comedian, and director
- Director of the series Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s episode: Thanksgiving
How old is Jorma Taccone?
Jorma Taccone was born in Berkeley, California, the U.S. on March 19, 1977, to mother Sue Ellen and father Tony Taccone, who is the artistic director of the Berkeley Repertory Theatre.
He grew up along with his brother named Asa, often helps The Lonely Island by making music for their shorts. He is of Italian and Puerto Rican descent on his father’s side. His mother was Finnish, Dutch, and German and he holds American citizenship.
For education, he is a graduate of UCLA Film School with a BA in theater.
All About his Professional Career
He stepped in the world of comedy as a member of the comedy troupe Lonely Island, the same group that gave Andy Samberg the exposure that helped land him on Saturday Night Live.
He became the trio’s on-line success into appearances on Channel 101 as well as the occasional appearance on Saturday Night Live. Jorma along with his friend Samberg teamed up in the comedy Hot Rod in 2007, the same year Taccone contributed to the script for Parental Guidance Suggested. He is also one of the major actors in the music video, Jizz in my Pant. He depicted the role of Guy #2 in Just 2 Guys.
Moreover, he also works as a producer for The Lonely Island, including “Lazy Sunday”, “Dick in a Box” and many other tracks that appear on TLI’s first album, Incredibad, released in February 2009.
In addition, he directed the SNL shorts “MacGruber”, “Business Meeting”, “Sloths”, “Giraffes” and others. Likewise, he directed a “MacGruber” Pepsi commercial spot for the 43rd Super Bowl, which aired on February 1, 2009.
Furthermore, he made a cameo appearance in Role Models as Mitch from Graphics, where Taccone sang a karaoke version of the Scorpions’ “Rock You Like a Hurricane”.
Also, he appeared in the season 5 of MyDamnChannel’s Wainy Days and on the recurring role on the HBO show Girls as the role of Booth Jonathan. He also appeared as Adolf Hitler in the movie Kung Fury.
As an author, he wrote Hot Rod, Extreme Movie, MacGruber, and Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping.
Awards and Nominations
He received a nomination for a Razzie Award for Worst Supporting Actor in 2009.
Net Worth, Salary
Jorma Taccone’s net worth is estimated to be $9 million and he earns over $800000 as salary annually.
Is Jorma Taccone married? Wife, Children, Marriage
Jorma is a happily married man. He married Marielle Heller on 30th June 2007. His wife is a film director. His brother-in-law is a musician where his sister-in-law is a stand-up comedian and writer. The couple has welcomed a son named Wylie Red Heller Taccone on 12th December 2014.
Height, Weight, Hair Color
Jorma has a height of 5 feet and 8 inches but hasn’t disclosed his weight information. Also, Jorma has black hair color and black eye color.
He has around 18k followers on Facebook, about 93k followers on Twitter, and around 21k followers on Instagram.
Did You Know?
- He received a nomination for Razzie Award in 2009.
- He depicted the lead role of Brett in The Lonely Island’s The ‘Bu.