Know About Amber Ruffin; Age, Spouse, Married, Instagram, Net Worth

Published Date: 20 Jun, 2019 Updated date: 20 Jun, 2019 By Celebs Podium

American comedian/writer Amber Ruffin is famous for her writing on NBC’s Late Night with Seth Meyers. The 40-years-of-age comedian became the first ever black woman to write for a late-night talk show in the United States when she met hands with NBC in 2014.

Besides her successful professional charisma, Amber Ruffin rejoices in a resounding personal life as well. However, she has dealt with some ups and downs in her married life, which has made her even stronger.

Amber Ruffin’s Short Bio: Age, Education

The 40-years-of-age writer/comedian was born as Amber Mildred Ruffin on 9 January 1979, in Omaha, Nebraska, United States. She was raised in the family of five children as the youngest daughter of her parents.

Talking about her educational background, Amber attended Omaha Benson High School Magnet located in her hometown of Omaha. Soon, she commenced her career in comedy.

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Career, Net Worth

Amber Ruffin thought of pursuing her career as a comedian at her young age. With the hopes of making her dreams true, she initially performed in the local theater productions in Omaha and later relocated to Chicago. In the meantime, her career found a new height when she moved to Amsterdam, the Netherlands in 2008 and began serving as a writer and performer on the improv comedy troupe Boom Chicago.


Amber Ruffin while sharing about her life story (Picture: Glamour)

Later in 2014, Amber was hired by famous comedian Seth Meyers to write for his show, Late Night with Seth Mayers. With the position, she became the first ever black woman to write for a late-night network talk show in the history of the United States. Apart from working on NBC, the talented writer also writes on Comedy Central show Detroiters.

To this point, Amber’s salary and exact net worth figure remain confined.

Amber Ruffin’s Married Life

The skilled and creative writer, Amber Ruffin, is happily married to her husband, Jan. Amber and Jan tied the knots together in 2010, after dating for two years. Currently, the married couple shares a wonderful bond residing in Los Angeles.

Amber first met eyes her future-spouse, Jan in 2008 while she was serving for Boom Chicago in Amsterdam with. Jan, the native Dutch, coincidently was heading to the  New York City with the companionship of his soon to be wife. Soon, they befriended with one another and started talking about Amsterdam.

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Subsequently, a week later, the newly bonded pair went for the first date and gradually strengthened their friendship with a touch of love. In 2010, the Dutch couple walked down the aisle together and promised to be in each other’s side for whatever comes ahead.

Some Interesting Facts About Amber Ruffin

  • Despite her love for her husband and career, Amber has been open about her desire to not have any children.
  • Amber Ruffin hosted the 70th Writers Guild of America Awards ceremony in February 2018.
  • She bagged Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Writing-Variety Series for Late Night with Seth Meyers in 2018.
  • Amber is not active on her Instagram account.
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