|Celebrated Name:||Rick Moranis|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Frederick Allan Moranis|
|Age:||68 years old|
|Birth Date:||April 18, 1953|
|Birth Place:||Toronto, Canada|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Anne Moranis (m. 1986-1991)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Rachel Moranis and Mitchell Moranis)|
|Is Rick Moranis Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Canadian actor, screenwriter, and comedian|
|Net Worth in 2021::||$12 million|
|Last Updated:||November 2021|
Rick Moranis is a famous Canadian screenwriter, actor, and comedian. Rick plays roles in several sketch comedy series Second City Television in the 1980s that allows him to gain popularity in the entertainment world. In addition to this, he takes part in lots of Hollywood films that include Ghostbusters, Ghostbusters II, The Flintstones, Little Shop of Horrors, My Blue Heaven, and many more.
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Early Life & Biography
Born on 18 April 1954, in Toronto in Canada, Rick Moranis is the grandson of Jacob and Lena Moranis. Rick was born into a Jewish family. He gets his early education at the Elementary School in Canada. After that, he studied along with Geddy Lee, who is the frontman of the Rock Band Rush. Later, both Rick and Geddy went to Sir Sandford Fleming Secondary School. Rick gain high popularity in his career due to his years of hard work.
Rick Moranis got married in the year 1986 with a costume designer Ann Belsky. The pair has two children together named Mitchell and Rachel. Anne died in the year 1991 due to cancer. Rick does not get married after her death.
After the death of Ann, Rick decides to leave his public life and prefer to stay with the children to take care of them as a single father. When it comes to his family and children, then Rick becomes very private. He is very protective of his children and takes all responsibility to raise his children as a single father.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on April 18 1953, Rick Moranis is 68 years old as of 30th November 2021. His height is 1.68 m tall, and his weight is 75 kg.
Rick started his career as the radio disc jockey in the middle of the 1970s at the three Toronto radio stations by the name Rick Allan. In the year 1977, Rick joined the director and performer Ken Finkleman on a series on the CBC’s 90 minutes Live, and the television comedy pilots.
In the year 1980, Rick joined the third season cast of the Second City Television by the performed and SCTV writer Dave Thomas. Rick was the only cast committee at that time that does not come from the Second City stage troupe.
With the syndicated moving to the United States, Moranis and Thomas were also challenges to fill the movies with the identifiable Canadian content. Later, he created a sketch named The Great White North that includes the character such as Bob and Doug McKenzie. Bob and Doug become the pop culture and lead to the Grammy nomination and top-selling album titled Great White North.
After that, Rick rose into prominence with the movie Strange Brew in the year 1983.
After the Strange Brew Movie and SCTV, Moranis had a busy schedule as he makes his appearance in lots of movies that includes Ghostbusters, Spaceballs, Little Shop of Horrors, and many more. Rick played roles in lots of Hollywood movies. In addition to this, he also did the voice over for different short-lived cartoon titled Gravedale High.
Awards & Achievements
Rick is a very talented and popular actor who has lots of awards and achievements in his name. After years of work, he earns high success and fame in the entertainment industry. Rick got nominated for the Grammy Award in the Best Comedy Album category in the year 2006. Apart from this, he won lots of awards due to his incredible acting talent that include Primetime Emmy Award, Gemini Award, and American Comedy Award.
Net Worth & Salary of Rick Moranis in 2021
As of November 2021, Rick Moranis managed to accumulate around $12 million net worth. He earns his net worth due to his successful career as an actor, screenwriter, and comedian. Rick enjoys excellent success during the 1980s as a comedian and later gets recognization of a celebrity due to his role in Second City Television. He was also cast as one of the McKenzie Brother along with Thomas Dave and gain high popularity in Canada as well as in America.
Ricks also released some comedy albums and gain success as both actor and singer. Apart from being a good actor, he is also a good father who takes proper care of his children.
Rick Moranis is popularly known as a Canadian actor, comedian, screenwriter, and producer. He also makes his appearance in the sketch comedy series called Second City Television in the 1980s that makes him popular among fans. Apart from this, he gains immense popularity and fame due to his fantastic role in several Hollywood films such as Little Shop of Horrors, Spaceballs, My Blue Heaven, and many more.