American comedian, writer, and actor known for her work as a television writer for Seinfeld and the Academy Awards. She was the inspiration for the Seinfeld character of Elaine.
She performed as a stand-up comedian before being discovered by David Letterman.
She was nominated for three Primetime Emmy Awards, including one for her writing work for the 2010 Academy Awards.
Carol Leifer Wealth Stats: Salary, Net Worth, and More
Carol Leifer's net worth, salary and other interesting facts:
|Net Worth||$6 Million|
|Date of Birth||July 27, 1956 (age 67 years)||Gender||Female|
She adopted a son with her partner Lori Wolf. She was married to Ritch Shydner from 1981 to 1987.
She wrote several episodes of Seinfeld with Jerry Seinfeld.
Inspirational Quotes by Carol Leifer
My father was a really funny guy. He lived a good long life. And he was the reason I wanted to be funny and become a comedian and a comedy writer, so to say that he's somewhat of a mythic figure in my life would be an understatement.Carol Leifer
I'm always a big fan of if you approach somebody politely about something and you're not a nudge - you're just pretty honest and simple, my kind of philosophy is that I'm not afraid of 'no,' and that's way different than 'I won't take no for an answer.'Carol Leifer
My stand-up act is very clean.Carol Leifer
As a writer, the worst thing you can do is work in an environment of fear of rejection.Carol Leifer
There are so many opportunities that I could've gotten before if I had just took a little more of a risk.Carol Leifer