Craig Robinson, a successful actor, and comedian has appeared in a number of movies and TV shows. Best known for his role in the series “The Office”, Craig has appeared in many popular movies, such as “The Pineapple Express”. Craig today is one of the finest comedians in Hollywood and has some fine movie projects in the future.
Let’s find more about the net worth of Craig Robinson in 2018.
Early Life and Biography
Craig Robinson was born in the year 1971 in Chicago, USA. The actor was brought up as Methodist and spent a good amount of his childhood in Chicago. The future comedian attended the Illinois State University then and earned a degree in Education from Saint Xavier University. He later became a music teacher in Horace Mann Elementary School. Craig shared his love for music, which he later tried to pursue in his life.
Craig Robinson doesn’t have a wife and neither his father to any child. Presently, there are rumors of him having a relationship with Kerry Washington. Craig Robinson had a rather bad experience with drugs and was even arrested by the police for having MDMA and methamphetamine in his possession. The comedian was even charged with felonies.
Career, Awards, and Nominations
Craig Robinson started his career as a comedian with some stand-up acts in Chicago. He later bagged a role in the series, “The Office” as Darryl Philbin and then went on to portray a meaty role in the fourth season.
He has appeared in a number of television series and shows during his career as a comic. These shows include popular ones like, Halfway Home, Friends, Lucky, Arrested Development and Reno 911. The comic even appeared in the song “Hump de Bump” by Red Hot Chili Peppers band.
Craig has also performed musical shows with his band, “The Nasty Delicious”. He has several live performances in his pocket. His musical interest was partly because of his mother’s love for music.
Later, the comedian hosted last Comic Standing show in its seventh season and also voiced the character Cookie for the film, Shrek Forever After. Robinson has also collaborated with Seth Rogan on a number of occasions such as, “Zack and Miri Make a Porno”, “Pineapple Express” and “Sausage Party”.
He has also appeared in a number of advertisements for the brand, Wal-Mart. He promoted their credit card facilities while playing the piano in one of their video commercials. Craig has earned good reviews for his drama, “Morris from America”. He has also earned a nomination for Independent Spirit Award.
Net worth and Earnings
Craig Robinson has a net worth of $8 million today. His films, TV shows, musical stints, and comic stand-ups have contributed to his overall wealth. With exposure to television, Craig mainly cashed in from his films.
Craig Robinson is one of the most successful comics with several film projects in his hand. He has appeared in TV shows and also has been associated with music all through his career. Although single, Craig might soon tie the knot with his present girlfriend.