Top 20 Media celebrities in Canada

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Media celebrities [Updated March 27, 2023].

1. Allan Slaight

Allan Slaight net worth 2020
Allan Slaight was born on July 19, 1931 in Canada.

Net Worth 2020: $1.2 Billion

2. Russell Peters

Russell Peters net worth 2020
Russell Peters was born on September 29, 1970 in Toronto, Canada.
According to Forbes Magazine, he earned an estimated $15 million between June 2009 and June 2010, making him one of the highest earning comedy acts of the 2000s.

Net Worth 2020: $75 Million


Salary 2020: $19 Million Per Year

3. Christina Pazsitzky

Christina Pazsitzky net worth 2020
Christina Pazsitzky was born on June 18, 1976 in Canada.
She frequently appeared on The Bob and Tom Show.

Net Worth 2020: $12 Million

4. Gerry Dee

Gerry Dee net worth 2020
Gerry Dee was born on December 31, 1968 in Toronto, Canada.
He placed third on the competition show, Last Comic Standing and he missed the birth of his daughter while appearing on the show.

Net Worth 2020: $10 Million

5. Rick Mercer

Rick Mercer net worth 2020
Rick Mercer was born on October 17, 1969 in Canada.
His 2001 television special, Talking to Americans, was the highest-rated comedy special in the history of CBC Television.

Net Worth 2020: $10 Million

6. David Steinberg

David Steinberg net worth 2020
David Steinberg was born on August 9, 1942 in Winnipeg, Canada.

A Canadian comedian, actor and director who appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson more than 130 times. He has directed episodes of sitcoms such as Seinfeld, Mad About You, and Curb Your Enthusiasm. In 2012 his interview show Inside Comedy premiered on Showtime.

He hosted the ABC television show, The Music Scene more than anyone else from 1969 to 1970.

Net Worth 2020: $10 Million

7. Harland Williams

Harland Williams net worth 2020
Harland Williams was born on November 14, 1962 in Toronto, Canada.

Net Worth 2020: $6.5 Million

8. Rich Little

Rich Little net worth 2020
Rich Little was born on November 26, 1938 in Ottawa, Canada.
He played Johnny Carson in the HBO TV-movie The Late Shift and was also well known for his impression of Richard Nixon.

Net Worth 2020: $5 Million

9. Will Sasso

Will Sasso net worth 2020
Will Sasso was born on May 24, 1975 in Canada.
He is obsessed with professional wrestling and made professional world-champion wrestler Bret Hart lose a match due to his interference.

Net Worth 2020: $4 Million

10. Katherine Ryan

Katherine Ryan net worth 2020
Katherine Ryan was born on June 30, 1983 in Sarnia, Canada.
She was winner of the Nive Funny Women Award, and was runner-up in the Amused Moose Laugh-Off competition.

Net Worth 2020: $4 Million

11. Mark McKinney

Mark McKinney net worth 2020
Mark McKinney was born on June 26, 1959 in Ottawa, Canada.
He was the only member of The Kids in the Hall comedy troupe that accepted a spot on the hit sketch comedy show, Saturday Night Live.

Net Worth 2020: $4 Million

12. Stewart Francis

Stewart Francis net worth 2020
Stewart Francis was born in Canada.

Net Worth 2020: $4 Million

13. Dave Thomas

Dave Thomas net worth 2020
Dave Thomas was born on May 20, 1949 in Canada.
While working with Paramount, he directed John Travolta in the 1989 comedy The Experts.

Net Worth 2020: $3 Million

14. Nathan Fielder

Nathan Fielder net worth 2020
Nathan Fielder was born on May 12, 1983 in Vancouver, Canada.
He was a member of Point Grey Secondary School's improv comedy group, which also featured Seth Rogen.

Net Worth 2020: $3 Million

15. Norm MacDonald

Norm MacDonald net worth 2020
Norm MacDonald was born on October 17, 1963 in Quebec City, Canada.

Saturday Night Live cast member from 1993 to 1998 who anchored Weekend Update. He has appeared in numerous Adam Sandler films including Billy Madison and Grown Ups and hosted the Sports Show with Norm Macdonald on Comedy Central in 2011.

He was famously fired from SNL because NBC West Coast Executive Don Ohlmeyer didn't think he was funny but many believe Ohlmeyer's friendship with OJ Simpson, who was often mocked on Update, was the cause.

Net Worth 2020: $2.5 Million

16. Kevin McDonald

Kevin McDonald net worth 2020
Kevin McDonald was born on May 16, 1961 in Montreal, Canada.
After the Kids in the Hall show ended, he had guest roles on popular shows such as That 70s Show, Seinfeld, and Friends.

Net Worth 2020: $2 Million

17. Jon LaJoie

Jon LaJoie net worth 2020
Jon LaJoie was born on August 21, 1980 in Montreal, Canada.
The first comedy song he released on his YouTube channel was entitled "High as F*&k."

Net Worth 2020: $2 Million

18. Bruce McCulloch

Bruce McCulloch net worth 2020
Bruce McCulloch was born on May 12, 1961 in Edmonton, Canada.
He released two comedy albums: Shame-Based Man in 1995 and Drunk Baby Project in 2002 and he directed the music video for the song, My Music at Work by the Canadian rock band, The Tragically Hip, which won him a MuchMusic Video Award in 2000.

Net Worth 2020: $800 Thousand

19. Shaun Majumder

Shaun Majumder net worth 2020
Shaun Majumder was born on January 1, 1972 in Canada.
He started a documentary series in 2013 called Majumder Manor for the W Network in Canada and it is centered around his dream of making his hometown of Burlington, Newfoundland into a tourist attraction.

Net Worth 2020: $400 Thousand

20. Bonnie McFarlane

Bonnie McFarlane net worth 2020
Bonnie McFarlane was born on March 28, 1973 in Canada.
She presented comedy specials on HBO, Comedy Central, and Nickelodeon and wrote and directed a movie titled Women Aren't Funny.

Net Worth 2020: $400 Thousand