Nicholas Swardson

Nick Swardson is a popular American actor, comedian, and screenplay writer. He is most well-known for his stand-up comedy acts which have been featured in “The Best of Comedy Central Presents: Uncensored II”. He is equally famous for his sketch comedy TV series, “Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time”. His popular movie performances include, “30 Minutes or Less”, “Hell and Back” and “Reno 911!: Miami”.

Well, how well do you know about Nick Swardson? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Nick Swardson’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Nick Swardson to date.

Biography and Early Life

Nick Swardson was born on the 9th of October 1976 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the U.S. His parents, Pamela Swardson and Roger Eric Swardson parents got divorced in 1989 when he was just 13 years old. His father was a journalist who worked for publications such as the Cincinnati Enquirer and City Pages and had even founded the Grand Gazette. Coming to his siblings, he has a sister, Rachel Swardson, and a brother, John Swardson.  His zodiac sign is Libra and is of Swedish descent.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Nick Swardson in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Nick Swardson’s age is 44 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 9 October 1976. Though, he is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 169 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 172 lbs in Pound and 78kg in Kilograms.


Nick Swardson received his education from St. Paul Central High School which is the oldest high school in Minnesota, U.S.  During this time, he used to struggle with alcohol, drugs, and cigarettes. As you would guess, this led to him getting enrolled in a rehab program while still in school.  He got expelled from school on four different occasions for reasons including smoking marijuana, cigarettes, and fighting. He graduated in 1996 and made the life-changing decision of pursuing a career in stand-up comedy rather than joining college.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Nick Swardson is currently single as per our records. Also, there is no record of his previous relationships as he is a very private person and likes to keep his personal life out of the spotlight.

Is Nick Swardson Gay?

Nick Swardson is straight when it comes to his sexual orientation and he is neither gay nor bisexual. He did voice the “Gay Robot” character in a comedy skit on popular American actor and comedian, Adam Sandler’s 5th album, “Shh…Don’t Tell”. However, he isn’t gay as previously mentioned, and he even confirmed this by a tweet in 2013.

Professional Career

Nick Swardson began his career at the age of 16 doing improv comedy, and he would begin stand-up comedy a couple of years later. He performed stand-up comedy at the open mic nights at the Minneapolis comedy club, Acme Comedy Co. He would also perform at the Knuckleheads and Balls Cabaret.  He then performed at the U.S. Comedy Arts Festival when he was just 20 years old.

Upon moving to Los Angeles, he got to headline many nightclubs and work in TV & films. His first acting job was in an episode of the sitcom, “LateLine” in 1999. He was then featured in a “Comedy Central Presents” special in 2001. Similarly, he was also featured in the DVD compilation, “The Best of Comedy Central Presents: Uncensored II” which was released in 2008.

2003 would turn out to be a great year for him as he would get a recurring role in the popular comedy TV series “Reno 911!”. He did this role until the series’ final run in 2009. He was also a part of the 2007 comedy film, “Reno 911!: Miami”. In 2011 he starred in the action-comedy film, “30 Minutes or Less”.

As a screenplay writer, his work includes the 2003 comedy film, “Malibu’s Most Wanted” and the 2006 stoner comedy film, “Grandma’s Boy”. Also, he is the creator and the star of the sketch comedy TV series, “Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time”. The series came out in 2010 and ran for two seasons.  When it comes to voice acting, he has worked in the 2014 animated sitcom, “Chozen”.


Nick Swardson hasn’t won any award as of yet, but he has been nominated for a BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award in 2016. He was nominated as a part of the cast of the 2015 comedy film, “Hell and Back” in the category of Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film.  It’s worth being mentioning here, that he won the Acme Comedy Co.’s award for the “Funniest Person in the Twin Cities”.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Nick Swardson in 2021

As of 2021, Nick Swardson has achieved a net worth of $6 Million. He has gained most of his earnings from his career as an actor, comedian, and screenplay writer. He has acted in the popular movies, “30 Minutes or Less” and “Reno 911!: Miami”.  His comedy performances have been featured in “The Best of Comedy Central Presents: Uncensored II” and his voice acting performance in the 2015 film, “Hell and Back” brought him a BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award nomination as well.

Nick Swardson has been a great comedian and his performances have always brought a smile to our faces. With that being said, we wish him the best of luck for all his future endeavors and hope he keeps making content that makes our lives just a little more joyful like he always has.


Facts of Nicholas Roger Swardson

  • Gender Male
  • full nameNicholas Roger Swardson
  • birthplaceMinneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.
  • Date of Birth October 09, 1976
  • Age 47 years 9 months
  • Horoscope Libra
  • Lucky Number 6
  • Lucky Stone Peridot
  • Lucky Color Blue
  • Best Match for Marriage Gemini
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionN/A
  • net worth$6 Million
  • professionActor, Comedian. And Screenplay Writer
  • weightIn Kilograms – 78 Kg, In Pounds – 172 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 169 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
  • hair colorMedium Brown
  • eye colorBrown
  • high schoolSt. Paul Central High School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

Ron Livingston

The D.O.C.