Rob McElhenney has a net worth of $50 million as an actor in films and television shows in the United States. Rob is best known for playing “Mac” on the hit television show It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia. McElhenney contributed as a writer, director, producer, creator, and developer to the show’s development. Rob has appeared in a number of other films and television shows in addition to this one.
Robert McElhenney was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on April 14th, 1977. His mother (who subsequently came out as a lesbian) and father separated when he was eight years old, and he was raised in a Catholic family by two brothers who eventually came out as gay. Rob went to Temple University after graduating from high school. It was his close buddy Joseph Dougherty Jr. who offered him the concept for It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.
Rob McElhenney made his acting debut in the 1997 action thriller The Devil’s Own, which starred Harrison Ford. He went on to appear in films including A Civil Action, Wonder Boys, and Thirteen Conversations About Me, all of which he played minor roles in. He eventually landed larger roles in films like Latter Days and The Tollbooth. Rob began his career in television with shows like Law & Order.
Rob met Glenn Howerton and Charlie Day after arriving to Los Angeles at the age of 25. Rob McElhenney and Charlie Day featured in a pilot for It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia with a budget of barely $200 after selling the idea to Howerton. Despite its minimal budget, the pilot received numerous proposals from different networks. Rob eventually chose FX, and Charlie Day became one of the show’s primary writers and actors.
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia became one of the most highly praised and award-winning shows on television during the next few years. Rob claims that the program takes up the majority of his free time, but he continues to act in other projects. Guest appearances on Lost and Fargo are two of the most prominent examples. It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia became the longest-running live-action comedy in US history after being renewed in 2002.
Rob McElhenney wrote and starred in Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet, an Apple TV+ online series, in 2020. The show is set at a fictional video game firm, and its comic plot explores the interactions between game testers, creative directors, and writers.
In the first season of It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Rob McElhenney hired actress Kaitlin Olson to play “Dee” and the two got romantically connected. The couple married in California in 2008. “the funniest woman in show business.” Rob has said of his wife.
Real Estate by Kaitlin Olson and Rob McElhenney
The newlyweds spent $2.1 million for a brand new four-bedroom gated property in Sherman Oaks, California, in 2008. In November of 2018, they sold the house for $2.5 million.
Rob and Kaitlin bought “Skinner’s Bar” at 226 Market Street in Philadelphia in 2009. It was renamed “Mac’s Tavern”
|Net Worth:||$50 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Apr 14, 1977|
|Height:||5 ft 9 in (1.77 m)|
|Profession:||Writer, Actor, Screenwriter, TV and Film Producer|
|Nationality:||United States of America|