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Craig Ferguson Net Worth – $40 million

What is Craig Ferguson’s net worth? Who is Craig Ferguson’s wife?


Craig Ferguson is a Scottish-born American voice artist, television host, author, actor, and stand-up comedian, who was the host of CBS’s The Late Late Show for ten years.


Ferguson was born on May 17, 1962, in Glasgow, Scotland, UK, to Janet and Robert Ferguson.

His younger sister, Lynn Ferguson Tweddle, is a Scottish actress and writer who was the voice of Mac in ”Chicken Run.”

At age 16, Craig dropped out of high school.

At some point, he was a drummer in the band Exposure.

In 1983, he moved to New York City.

In 1992, Ferguson received his own BBC Scotland show, 2000 Not Out.

In 1994, Craig moved to LA.

From 1996 to 2004, he performed as Mr. Wick in 185 episodes of The Drew Carey Show.

Ferguson made his directorial debut with I’ll Be There in 2003.

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Craig Ferguson & Kim Cattrall during US Comedy Arts Festival Awards at St Regis Hotel in Aspen – @Getty

He debuted his first novel, ”Between the Bridge and the River,” in 2006.

On February 1, 2008, he became an American citizen.

In 2008, Craig and Brooke Shields co-presented the Emmy Award for ”Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama.”

In 2010, Ferguson was the voice of Gobber the Belch in How to Train Your Dragon, a 3D computer-animated fantasy film.

On June 11, 2013, he received the Peter Ustinov Comedy Award from the Banff World Media Festival.

The Late Late Show

Craig Ferguson tattoos

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From 2005 to 2014, Ferguson hosted The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson. In April 2008, his show beat the competition for weekly ratings – ”Late Night with Conan O’Brien” The last episode of The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson aired on December 19, 2014. His successor as the host of ”The Late Late Show” is James Corden.

From 2014 to 2017, Ferguson hosted the syndicated game show Celebrity Name Game. In 2015 and 2016, he won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Game Show Host for his work on the game show.

”He infused the broadcast with tremendous energy, unique comedy, insightful interviews and some of the most heartfelt monologues seen on television,” said CBS Entertainment Chairman Nina Tassler. 

He started The Craig Ferguson Show on the Comedy Greats channel in February 2017.


On October 20, 1983, Craig Ferguson married Anne Hogarth. The two divorced in 1986.

On July 18, 1998, Craig married Sascha Corwin, the founder of Los Angeles’ SpySchool. They divorced in 2004.

Craig Ferguson and second wife

Craig Ferguson & wife Sasha during Saving Grace Premiere at The Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood – @Getty

On December 21, 2008, Craig Ferguson married art dealer Megan Wallace Cunningham in a private ceremony in Chester, Vermont.

Craig Ferguson and wife Megan Wallace Cunningham

Craig Ferguson and Megan Wallace Cunningham attends P.S. Arts’ The pARTy at NeueHouse Hollywood – @Getty


Craig has a son, born in 2001, with Sascha Corwin.

Also, he has another son, named Liam James Ferguson (b, on January 31, 2011) with Megan Wallace Cunningham.


Ferguson is 6′ 1½” (1.87 m) tall.


Craig Ferguson with his wife Megan Wallace Cunningham

Craig Ferguson and guest Megan Wallace-Cunningham arrive at the 41st Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards – @Getty

”If I do something I enjoy, it’s infectious.” (AJC)

”I realized women and humor were linked very closely.”

”The truth is, I think I’m a very impatient person and not good with preparation.”

”I’ve been sober since I was 29, and as you say, I’m 57 in about a week or two, so I’ve been sober a long time.” (NPR

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Craig Ferguson and Megan Wallace Cunningham

Craig Ferguson and wife Megan Wallace attend the Ambassadors for Humanity Gala to benefit the USC Shoah Foundation Institute – @Getty

His comedy influences include:

  • David Letterman;
  • Monty Python;
  • Laurel and Hardy;
  • The Three Stooges;
  • Marx Brothers.

Ferguson has several tattoos, which include:

  • a Celtic cross;
  • a Ferguson family crest;
  • the Join.

Craig had become a vegan after watching the 2011 documentary Forks Over Knives. The documentary includes an overview of the 20-year China–Cornell–Oxford Project. Craig said:

”I watched this documentary about veganism and I went AH! And I’ll give it a try.”

He has made guest appearances on:

  • The Late Show with Stephen Colbert;
  • The Tonight Show with Jay Leno;
  • The Dennis Miller Show;
  • Late Show with David Letterman;
  • Kevin Pollak’s Chat Show;
  • Late Night with Conan O’Brien;
  • The Price Is Right;
  • Rachael Ray;
  • The Talk;
  • Countdown with Keith Olbermann;
  • The Soup;
  • The Howard Stern Show;
  • Real Time with Bill Maher;
  • Loveline;
  • The View;
  • The Daily Show.

He is a fan of the Scottish football team Partick Thistle F.C.

His sober date is February 18, 1992. Craig once said: ”I got sober.” He went on to say: ”I stopped killing myself with alcohol.”

how much does craig ferguson make

Craig Ferguson and actor Rory McCann at HBO’s “Game Of Thrones” Panel And Q&A on Friday Day 2 of Comic-Con International – @Getty

Craig Ferguson – Net Worth

So, how much is Craig Ferguson worth? Ferguson earned most of his wealth from serving as the host of the CBS late-night talk show The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson from 2005 to 2014. Therefore, Scottish-American comedian and actor Craig Ferguson has an estimated net worth of $40 million.

He’s the host of the American game show The Hustler.

He has also performed in over 80 movies and TV shows, including – Winnie the Pooh, Sean Saves the World, Niagara Motel, Brave, Lenny the Wonder Dog, How to Train Your Dragon, Web Therapy, Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events, The Soul Keeper, Hot in Cleveland, Kick-Ass, The Ugly Truth, Born Romantic, American Dad!, Chain of Fools, and Urban Myths.

Additionally, he has written three books:

  • Riding the Elephant: A Memoir of Altercations, Humiliations, Hallucinations & Observations;
  • American on Purpose;
  • Between the Bridge and the River.

From 2014 to 2017, Ferguson was the host of Celebrity Name Game.

In 2012, Craig and his wife (Megan) bought a property in L.A.’s Bronson Canyon for $4.1 million.

In 2014, Ferguson purchased a four-bedroom house in Malibu for $5.6 million. In 2017, Craig sold the house for $5.95 million.

Ferguson made money by being a writer, producer, and director.

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Craig Ferguson and Sela Ward, presenters during The 57th Annual Emmy Awards – @Getty

Who is Craig Ferguson married to?

Megan Wallace Cunningham.

How much is Craig Ferguson worth?

Craig Ferguson has a net worth of $40 million.

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