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The exciting, brave Amber Ruffin you see every night on her late-night show is not the same person as the real Amber Ruffin.
Since its first episode two years ago, “The Amber Ruffin Show” on Peacock has become a staple of late-night TV. Even so, even her biggest fans don’t know everything there is to know about Ruffin. She told TODAY about nine of them in a phone interview.
She met her husband in Rom-Com Fashion
She has been married to her husband for 11 years. They met in a way that is typical of romantic comedies.
She told TODAY, “My husband and I met in New York when we were both living in Amsterdam. He is Dutch, and I was performing with an American theatre in Amsterdam called Boom Chicago, but we were on tour in New York.” “He just got back from a trip to New York. And I was smoking a cigarette outside a downtown bar when he walked by, “what happened next is history!
Her Dream was to work in a Salon
“I feel like if I wasn’t a comedian, I would be doing people’s hair or nails,” she said. “Because I love to paint my little nails and do my goofy seventh grade designs. I love to braid my hair up all the time. So I would be working in a salon if I wasn’t an actor.”
Amber Ruffin Career and Achievements
In 2001, Amber started her career as a writer and stand-up comedian by doing shows in Omaha clubs and theatres. In 2008, she moved to Amsterdam to work with the improv comedy troupe as a writer and stand-up comedian. In 2012, she got her start as a comedian when she joined the YouTube comedy group RobotDown.
As her career as a comedian took off, Amber worked on popular TV shows like Key & Peele, Wish It Inc., and others. She became a writer for Late Night with Seth Meyers in 2014 and still works there. As an actress, she also appeared in shows like Above Average Presents, the 75th Golden Globe Awards, You’re Not a Monster, A Black Lady Sketch Show, and Village Gazette.
Amber’s comedy show, called The Amber Ruffin Show, started airing on NBC and Peacock Networks in 2021. The Writers Guild of America put her show up for a comedy series award. She also wrote a book with her sister Lacey called “You’ll Never Believe What Happened to Lacey: Crazy Stories about Racism.” This book was on New York’s Best Seller List.
“The Amber Ruffin Show” is the name of Amber’s YouTube channel, which has more than 152k subscribers. Most of the videos she puts on the channel are funny, pranks, and vlogs about her life. “Trump Won’t Commit to a Peaceful Transfer of Power: Week in Review | The Amber Ruffin Show” was the title of her first show, which came out in 2020. Why We Need a White History Month | The Amber Ruffin Show is the most-watched video on her channel.
Amber Ruffin Net Worth
As of now, it’s estimated that Amber Ruffin’s net worth in 2021 will be more than $1 million. She makes money from acting, writing, stand-up shows, hosting TV shows, and other businesses.
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Q. What does Amber Ruffin’s age look like?
A. The 42nd year of Amber Ruffin’s life (as of 2021).
Q. When does Amber Ruffin’s birthday fall?
A. On January 9, 1979, Amber Ruffin was born.
Q. What is Amber Ruffin’s height?
A. Amber Ruffin is 5 feet and 5 inches tall.
Q. What is Amber Ruffin’s home country?
A. Amber Ruffin is from the US city of Omaha, Nebraska.