Quick Facts of Matthew Braunger

  • Full NameMatthew Braunger
  • Net Worth$0.5 Million
  • Date of Birth01 August, 1974
  • NicknameMatt
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceChicago, Illinois
  • Ethnicity Caucasian white
  • Religion Christian
  • ProfessionActor, Stand-up comedian, Writer
  • Nationality American
  • Active Year2007-Present
  • Eye colour Brown
  • Hair colour Brown
  • BuildMesomorph
  • SpouseKara Baker
  • Height6 feet 4 inches (1.93 m)
  • Education Portland's Grant High School, Manhattanville College
  • Online PresenceInstagram (24.1k followers), Twitter (86.7k followers), Facebook (15,574 followers)
  • Horoscope Leo
Image of an actor Matt Braunger

Matt Braunger is one of the prominent actors in the entertainment industry who is popular for his stand-up comedy on MADtv during its final season from 2008 to 2009. He is also well known for his guest roles in TV shows like Up All Night. Recently, he made voice-over roles in Netflix’s BoJack Horseman and Amazon’s New VIPs.

Braunger is a married man as of 2019. He is living a happy married life with his beautiful wife. So, does he have any children from his marriage?

Who Is Matthew Braunger? Bio & Wiki

Matt Braunger was born as Matthew Braunger on 1st August 1974, in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Moreover, he holds an American nationality and belongs to Caucasian white ethnicity. His parents are of North American descent.


Matt and his family moved to Portland, Oregon when he was young. While there, he attended Portland’s Grant High School. Later, he enrolled at Manhattanville College where he learned theatre in Purchase, New York. After graduation, he went to Chicago to pursue his career as a comedian.

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Inside Of Matt Braunger’s Career

Matt Braunger started his career from many comedy festivals including Just For Laughs, The Las Vegas Comedy Festival and won Best of the Fest at the Rooftop Comedy Festival in Aspen in 2007. Later, he debuted his first stand-up comedy album, Soak up The Night on Comedy Central Records on 14th July 2009. His other comedy credits are Big Dumb Animal, Shovel Fighter, and so on.

Matt Braunger arrived at the Comedy Central's Why? With Hannibal Buress Premiere Event held at Smogshoppe on 8th July 2015, in Los Angeles, California.
Matt Braunger arrived at the Comedy Central’s Why? With Hannibal Buress Premiere Event held at Smogshoppe on 8th July 2015, in Los Angeles, California.                                                                                      Source: Instagram

Matt made his appearance in the American single-camera comedy show, Carpoolers where he played the role of Patient in 2007. Furthermore, he appeared in various character in the sketch comedy series, MADtv for 12 episodes from 2008 to 2009.

Braunger also starred as Gene Martin in the American sitcom, Up All Night in 9 episodes from 2011 to 2012. His other television works are Happy Endings, Agent Carter, etc. Recently, he featured as Terry in two comedy series, Upload, and Superstore in 2019.

How Much Is Matt Braunger’s Net Worth?

Matt Braunger has a net worth of $0.5 Million as of 2019. Having an impressive net worth, he also makes a bunch of money from his other works which include advertisements, endorsements, cameo roles, etc. Reportedly, he earns $100,000 as an annual salary.

Matt is endorsing for the annual aggregate of film, interactive media, and music festivals and fashion company, South by Southwest (also known as SXSW). In one of his Instagram post, he is seen promoting a street outfit made by SXSW and designed by Mindy Tucker. So, he also probably earns some amount through an endorsement deal with the company.

Matt Braunger promoting SXSW's street outfit.
Matt Braunger promoting SXSW’s street outfit.

Matt co-starred with Jean Villepique and Christina Applegate in the American comedy sitcom, Up All Night. Villepique and Applegate have a net worth of $2 million and $20 Million respectively. He also appeared with many other famous actors who have a handsome net worth.

Matt is active in the acting industry for over a decade and there are some upcoming projects of him. So, his income will definitely increase with his prolific career. Currently, he is probably living a luxurious lifestyle relishing a fruitful fortune he amassed from his profession.

Interesting: Black Monday star, Michael James Scott received a Helpman Award in 2017 for Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical for his work in the Australian Production, Aladdin in August of 2016.

Matt Braunger’s Personal Life: Married, Wife & Children

Matt Braunger tied the knot with Kara Baker in Chicago, Illinois. In their wedding, they invited their close friends and relatives. Currently, they don’t have any children but they may be planning to have in the future.

Braunger met his wife while studying at college where they studied as a classmate. The pair are in the marital relationship from a very long time and they are happily enjoying their company with each other.

Matt Braunger eating breakfast with his beautiful wife
Matt Braunger eating breakfast with his beautiful wife                     Source: Instagram

Braunger posts many photos of his wife while spending a good time together. Recently, he shared a selfie spending quality time with his beautiful wife at Beulahland Coffee & Alehouse. Currently, Braunger resides in Chicago with his family and friends.

Interesting Facts About Matt Braunger

  • Matt Braunger is a podcast guest favorite and has featured on many podcasts including Comedy Bang Bang, The Joe Rogan Experience, etc.
  • Braunger regularly tours on many comedy festivals all around the world.
  • He stands at a height of 6 feet 4 inches (1.93 m).
  • He is now 44 years old.
  • His zodiac sign is Leo.