Duncan Trussell is an American actor, voice actor, and stand-up comic. He is popularly known for his podcast The Duncan Trussell Family. Trussell has also gained fame through his appearances on The Joe Rogan Experience podcast. He has also appeared on Joe Rogan Questions Everything. Thanks to his career, Trussell has managed to accumulate some amount of wealth over the years. This piece takes a look at the net worth of Duncan Trussell in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
James Duncan Trussell was born on April 20, 1974, in Asheville, North Carolina. His birth name is Chicairo Duncan Trussell. He is the son of Deneen Fendig and Julian Trussell. He attended Warren Wilson College. Trussell’s mother passed away in 2013. There is not much information that is available on Duncan Trussell’s early life and childhood.
Although Duncan Trussell prefers to keep much to himself, it is reported that he was romantically involved with fellow comedian Mary Lynn Rajskub and the two dated for a while. Trussell announced on June 27, 2018, on the Joe Rogan Experience podcast that he was going to be a father.
Duncan Trussell is also a cancer survivor. On December 14, 2012, Trussell announced that he had been diagnosed with testicular cancer. Thankfully the cancer was successfully treated.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Duncan Trussell’s career revolves around stand-up comedy, podcasting, writing and acting. He made one of his very first screen appearances in 2004 on a MADtv sketch comedy show. Trussell has written and has also been featured in sketches for two seasons of Fuel TV’s Stupidface, Showtime’s La La Land, and Comedy Central’s Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time. He has also written and appeared in both seasons of HBO’s Funny or Die Presents.
As a stand-up comedian, Trussell has several performances nationally which gives him the opportunity to tour the country on a regular basis. He has performed at Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal and the Moontower Comedy Festival in Austin. Aside from MADtv, his other television credits include Curb Your Enthusiasm. Trussell also hosted Thunderbrain, a comedy science pilot for Comedy Central. He has also appeared on Cartoon Network’s Adventure Time, two episodes of the Funny or Die web series Drunk History titled “Tesla & Edison” and “Great Escape”, and he has also appeared on Comedy Central’s This is Not Happening.
Through January 2012, he co-hosted The Lavender Hour podcast with Natasha Leggero. Currently, Trussell hosts his own podcast, The Duncan Trussell Family Hour, where he invites guests to free conversation for an hour per episode.
Net Worth & Earnings
Duncan Trussell is known to be a wealthy man. From the above discussion, it is clear that he makes a considerable amount of money. As of now, he has an estimated net worth of around $2 million. His career path is paying well no doubt.
At the age of 44, Duncan Trussell is an accomplished man with a successful career. His love for comedy is evident, and he has garnered a huge fan base all around the country. His character behind the screen in his podcasts is also admired by many.