On perfect comic lines and humor elements, she has captivated audiences’ hoot with laughter. Who would not remember her punch lines? Well, it’s Marietta Sirleaf, an American stand-up comedian, and actress known by stage name Retta gifted with the potential jokes list on her menu. Retta is also a popular face of NBC’s Park and Recreation in the portrayal of Donna Meagle.

If you have ever wondered about private affairs of stand-up comedian Retta, we’ll serve you right here. Is Retta dating anyone from the entertainment industry or she has a boyfriend from any other business array? Who is Retta married to? Is she leading a blissful married life despite being tight-lipped among the public?

Let’s dig in Retta’s boyfriend, dating affairs, married life, husband, professional career in movies and Television shows, how much is the net worth of Retta, and her Wiki-Bio along weight loss buzz in media.

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 Married or dating

Specifically, Retta’s private affairs are not exposed in Medias, unlike her fluent opinions that are dragged into the limelight. In most of the interviews and talk shows, Retta had chosen to converse on her professional life, struggling phases and achievements but not about whom she is dating, either has a boyfriend or secretly married to her dream guy? Rather, Retta cracked the joke about it too.

Caption; Retta clarifying her sexual orientation

she is quite secretive on her private life, fans had predicted if Retta is a lesbian by chance. However, she tweeted the fact that she has straight sexual orientation.  She confessed that she was into boys during her high school days. She used to think about boys whom she met in high school and also had a crush on Math teacher.


Caption; Retta personifying the role of Donna Meagle

Perhaps, she inclined more towards the professional career, the thoughts of commitment, dating, and marriage never struck Retta’s mind. She is more of calculating punch lines and striking comic timings for her next shows rather than being a part of the relationship. On the contrary, Retta might be camouflaging confidential marital status behind the public. Who knows?

Professional career and net worth

Retta started whirling her comic potential as the stand-up comedian in 1996. Due to low income, she initiated stand-up comedies in college circuit n 1998. During her initial days, she used to feel nauseated before performances. But the feeling surpassed when she was on the stage.


Caption; Retta at the Wendy show

Retta then toured television appearances in ‘Welcome to the Parker,’ ‘The Soup,’ ‘Moesha’ and ‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.’ Similarly, she got into movies ‘Sex and Death 101’, ‘Other People, ‘Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life and Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star. Back in 2013, Retta hosted  3rd Critics’ Choice Television Awards and played the game along with Michael Chiklis, Mario Lopez, Thomas Lennon, Alyssa Milano and Paget Brewster in  Hollywood Game Night.

So, what is the net worth of Retta? She is active in the glamour industry since the mid-90s. Retta enjoys the net worth of $2 million as of 2018. Her net worth must be accumulated from appearances in Television shows, movies, and other entertainment shows. Because she is bustling for numerous shows again, Retta’s net worth must be of greater value in coming days.

Wiki Bio; Age, Family, Education and Weight loss!

Born on April 12, 1970, in Matawan, New Jersey, Retta is the niece of the ex-Liberian president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. Her family hails from Liberia, holding an African ethnicity.

She completed her education at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. Before stand-up comedian career, she worked in Pharmaceutical research field. Then, she moved to Los Angeles, California to pursue stand-up comedian career.

During 2014, Retta was mistaken for another celebrity, who had engaged in weight loss program. Media buzzed around her weight loss programs till Retta decided to use the hype in her performances. She subtly took mistaken weight loss identity instead of being furious at fallacy.