Horatio Sanz Biography

Horacio Sanz famous as Horatio Sanz is a talented actor and comedian from Chile. He is well known in public for his late-night comedy TV show ‘Saturday Night Live’. He was part of the show from 1998 to 2006 and currently facing the charge of the lawsuit of grooming and sexually assaulting an underage fan.

Early Life

Horatio Sanz was born on 4th June 1969 in Santiago, Chile. He was raised in Humboldt Park, Chicago by his parents – Sylvia Sanz and Carol Sanz, with his two siblings. He is the youngest of all three siblings. Being into his early 50s it is pretty much obvious that he must have completed his high school as well as University education however, there is no information regarding his schools and Universities name as well as a major course of study. But few websites claim over the fact that he didn’t continue his education after high school and got himself into cinema and drama.

Horatio Sanz Career

Horatio was greatly inclined towards the cinematic universe from an early age and he did a lot of struggle in order to achieve what he has right now. The early stages of his career were really harsh, he performed at various theatres in the American city of Chicago where he used to do stand-up comedy, and later on, he became a member of Chicago ETC theatre, in addition, he founded the Upright Citizen Degarde Sketch Comedy. Further, he performed at various comedy theatres in New York and Los Angeles. Later in the year 1998, he became one of the casts of the Saturday night live popularly known as SNL. In the early stages, he was a substitute for Tina fey for weekend updates. Then in the year 2006, he was removed from the crew because of massive monetary cuts.

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He was spotted twice in the year 2007 and 2011 as Elton Jhon and Bill Richardson respectively, in SNL as a member of the Orchestra. Post SNL, he played the role of Manny in the Sitcom named ABC in the year 2009. Furthermore, in the year 2010, he along with his castmate Chris Parnell initiated a comedy centre Sitcom named ‘Piglake’, for the year 2010 and 2011 he used and produce the Sitcom. Apart from being into comedy, he started his very own Podcast ‘The Hooray Show’ which features his friends who had made a great career in comedy. Coming towards his filmography, he has worked in numerous short movies, he also gave his many animated movies. His recent works include – ‘Close Enough’ and ‘Duncanville’. Lastly, he was honored by Stony awards in the year 2003.

Social Media

He updates his fans regularly by posting frequently on his Instagram account @mrsanz, he has a total of 54.5k followers with a verified account. He is active on Twitter as @MrHoratioSanz, he has a tweet count of 19.8k and fan following of 105.8k moreover he is verified on Twitter.

Horatio Sanz Biography

Real Name Horacio Sanz
Birth Date 4 June 1969
Age (as of 2021) 52 Years
Birth Place Santiago, Chile
Nationality Chilean, American
Profession Actor
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Gemini

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 8” – in Centimeters – 173 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 70 kg  –  in Pounds –  157 lbs
Shoe Size 9 (U.S.)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Average


Father Carlos Sanz
Mother Sylvia Sanz
Sister Not Known
Brother Carlos Sanz


School Not Known
College Not Known

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Affair No
Wife Jenn Schatz
Children Not Known
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Personal Life

Horatio Sanz was in a relationship with an actress named Jenn but they didn’t reveal it in front of their fans earlier. Later in September of 2015, they got married. There is no information available regarding their kids on the net. Moreover, no past affairs and relationships could be fetched from the web.

Horatio Sanz Net Worth

He has generated multiple sources of income including Sitcoms, dramas, movies, paid promotions, Sponsorships. His initial days were really suffering nevertheless he managed to achieve great heights, many websites and magazines claims on his net worth but the most appropriate one needs to be nearly $2 million.


  • Horatio Sanz has an ample love for animals, and he pets a dog.
  • He supported covid workers by coming on to the frontline and donated money for people’s life.
  • Horatio used to raise funds from the viewers of his Sitcom ‘Piglake’.
  • He loves traveling around places especially, the forests and canopy areas.
  • Horatio is a chain smoker and he drinks on regular basis.

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