Ronny Chieng net worth 2022, Daily show, height, wife, career, stand-up. Ronny Xin Yi Chieng is a Malaysian comedian and actor. Chieng is currently a senior correspondent on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah on Comedy Central and creator and star of the sitcom Ronny Chieng: International Student which premiered on ABC (Australia) and Comedy Central Asia in 2017
Ronny Chieng Net Worth $3.5 million Date of birth 21 November 1985 Full name Ronny Xin Yi Chieng Occupation comedian and actor Nationality Malaysian
Ronny Chieng Net Worth in the Past
|Ronny Chieng Net Worth 2022||$3.5 million|
|Ronny Chieng Net Worth 2021||$3.0 million|
|Ronny Chieng Net Worth 2020||$2.9 million|
|Ronny Chieng Net Worth 2019||$2.7 million|
Ronny Chieng Net Worth: Early life and education
Chieng was born in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, to a Malaysian Chinese family on 21 November 1985. He grew up in both Singapore and in the United States, living in Manchester, New Hampshire from 1989 to 1994.
When he lived in Johor Bahru, he commuted to Fuchun Primary School in neighboring Singapore. He subsequently attended Pioneer Secondary School and Pioneer Junior College in Singapore.
He attended the University of Melbourne in Australia, living at Trinity College. He graduated in 2009 with a Bachelor of Commerce in finance and a Bachelor of Laws. He also obtained a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the Australian National University in 2012.
Chieng has resided in New York City since 2015. He married Vietnamese-Australian Hannah Pham on 9 September 2016.
Ronny Chieng Net Worth: Career
Chieng performed with Trevor Noah in 2013 at a comedy festival in Melbourne, Australia. Two years later, he was asked to audition for the correspondent role on The Daily Show, which Noah hosts.
In 2016, Chieng co-wrote and starred in the pilot of a sitcom called Ronny Chieng: International Student, based on his own experience as a Malaysian student in Australia. It was developed into a series for Comedy Central in America and ABC TV in Australia and screened in June 2017.
In 2018, he made his American feature debut with the film Crazy Rich Asians, directed by Jon M. Chu and starring Constance Wu and Henry Golding.
In 2019, Netflix started streaming his stand-up special, “Asian Comedian Destroys America!”, where he jokes about consumerism, racism and immigrants.
In April 2020, Chieng was cast in Marvel’s Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings. The movie is directed by Destin Daniel Cretton and was released in theaters on 3 September 2021.
In July 2021, it was announced Chieng will co-write a Sony Martial Arts action-comedy film with his The Daily Show collaborator Sebastian DiNatale.
His second Netflix special, Speakeasy, was released on 5 April 2022
Chieng is an avid collector of watches that first began with a Seiko 5 that he purchased during his university years in Australia. His watch collection has been featured on an episode of the online series Talking Watches produced by Hodinkee that includes a rare variant of the Seiko Chronograph Ref. 6139-6010 that is widely acknowledged as being worn by the Hong Kong American martial artist and actor Bruce Lee and a vintage GMT-Master Ref. 16753 “Root Beer”.
One of his watches, a two-tone Rolex just dated to 1984 that he inherited from his late father that also appeared on an episode of Antiques Roadshow and was valued for US$5000
Ronny Chieng Net Worth 2022 is $3.5 million. Ronny Xin Yi Chieng is a Malaysian comedian and actor. Chieng is currently a senior correspondent on The Daily Show on Comedy Central.