The American comedy scene may be over flooded with more of the male folks; notwithstanding, there are a few women making waves in the industry. One of such women is the adorable Dana Min Goodman. Dana is very hilarious and can effortlessly pull a string on your funny bone even when she doesn’t intend to. She is not only a good comedian as she has excelled as a scriptwriter, actor, performer, and a TV personality.
Dana Min Goodman Bio (Age)
The multi-talented TV personality was born on December 28, 1972, in the United States of America. While details of her upbringing and early life are hard to come by, it is said that she has always been passionate about acting.
Dana Min Goodman bagged a Bachelor’s degree in Arts from Indiana University Bloomington. The beautiful actress stands out for her trademarked blonde hair and light-brown eyes which make her facial features more defined.
Dana made the wise decision of running her career in two streams, writing and acting. It all trails down to the 1990s. She first did a joint performance with Julia Wolov tagged “The Dana & Julia Show”. They did another collaboration at the U.S Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, Colorado in 2002. That same year, Dana featured in eight episodes of the “Barbershop” comedy alongside Cedric the Entertainer, Eve, and Ice Cube. That was where Adam Sandler discovered and took a keen interest in her art with Julia.
It’s been a good ride for the comedian friends as they’ve sold quite a number of sketches. In 2004, Dana and Julia wrote and headlined a Warner Bros pilot. They also created an MTV breakout high-school comedy which ran for three seasons. The two are also known to be the brains behind the Comedy Central digital series, “Biatches”.
Dana was included in the cast for the American sex comedy, “Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo”. The film featured other amazing actors like Rob Schneider, Jeroen Krabbe, and Kostas Sommer. Dana Min Goodman found her way to several other television shows including “Trapped in TV Guide” and “Reno 911”.
2008 was a busy year for the actor cum comedian. This time, she focused more on movies. First was “Don’t Mess with the Zohan” wherein she acted alongside Adam Sandler, John Turturro, Kevin Nealon, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Nick Swardson, and Charlotte Rae. She also featured in the Adam Sandler’s smash-hit comedic adventure, “Bedtime Stories”. Next was “The House Bunny” alongside Anna Faris and in 2010, Dana starred in the comedy film, “Bucky Larson: Born to Be a star”.
In 2014, she appeared in a comedy series titled “Faking It”. Interestingly, Dana Min Goodman created the single-camera romantic comedy with Julia Wolov. That’s not all, you will find this actress in 2011’s “Just Go with It” and in 2015’s “The Ridiculous 6”.
Her Net Worth
Dana Min Goodman is one of the very successful women in the Hollywood industry with a lot of wealth to her name. In 2011, Dana appeared in the movie “Just Go with It”. The movie was a hit, raking up $215 million from a budget of $80 million.
Even though many people wouldn’t regard Dana as one of the most sort after actresses, her expertise in the profession stands her out in the crowd and her fortune multiplies with each work she pulls off. You may find various figures quoted as the value of her wealth but none of them can be authenticated. Her net worth is best known to her.
Husband/Partner and Family
Dana Min Goodman easily talks about her career but her personal life has always been hidden from the public. Yes, Lady Goodman shares almost nothing about her private life but we have been able to dig up some juicy facts.
Dana has two lovely sisters, Jenniphr and Greer. The actress is still single and there is no trace of a lover, boyfriend or fiancé in her life as at now. She has no children so no baby daddy either.
We also found that Dana Min Goodman and her friend Julia Wolov were included in the New York Times’ list of the 5 women who accused stand-up comedian, Louis C.K of sexual misconduct. Remember the U.S. Comedy Art Festival which held in 2002? Dana and Julia performed comedy sketch at the show. Louis requested they come to his hotel room for a nightcap after their performance which they obliged. Next thing, Louis took his pants down and masturbated in front of them without their consent. Imagine their horror when he even ejaculated right there in their presence.