Comedy is of late offering a broad platform for many people to make successful careers in the entertainment industry. One such individual is Sal Vulcano, who is a comedian, writer, producer and actor. He gained much fame in the ‘Impractical Jokers’, a famous comedy TV show since 2011. Here is a quick summary of the net worth, career and earnings of Sal Vulcano in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
His full names are Salvatore Edward Anthony Vulcano on the 5th of November 1976 in Staten Island, New York, the United States of America. He is of the Italian, Cuban and Puerto Rican heritage. Sal was born and raised in a family of four siblings, an older sister Kelly Ann, and two younger sisters Jenna and Dana. His parents divorced when he was a young child.
He attended Monsignor Farrell High School, and later St. John’s University. He holds a degree in finance from the university after graduating in 1998. While in high school, he played hockey, football and basketball.
The private life of Sal has been a big mystery over the years. In a talk show back in 2014, he stated that he is gay. Most people believed it for there had never been any information about a girlfriend in his life. Later on, Sal came out and admitted it was not true. He allegedly did it in support of his gay friend and college James.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
The professional career of Sal kicked off in the early 90s. He started as a comedian and actor. He co-founded ‘The Tenderloins’ comedy troupe. The other members are Joe Gatto, Mike Boccio and James Murray, all of whom were childhood friends. In 2012, they together started hosting ‘The Tenderloins Podcast’.
Sal’s talent in comedy was widely recognized when he appeared in a show known as ‘It’s Your Show’ which was hosted by Carson Daly on NBC. After the show, Sal became very famous with many fans.
Together with the other members of ‘The Tenderloins’, they created the ‘Impractical Jokers.’ The show started airing on TruTV on the 15th of December 2011. The show involves hidden cameras strategically positioned to capture the four friends trying to complete various dares. Punishment is given for failing to finish.
Sal is also a co-host of a podcast by the name of ‘What Say You’ which is very popular as well. Apart from being a comedian, Sal also appeared in films like ‘Just Another Romantic Wrestling Comedy,’ ‘Damned,’ ‘Bones,’ among others. he also co-authored a book by entitled ‘Impractical Jokers.’ So far, Sal does not have an award or nomination to his name. We, however, expect accolades from him in the future.
Net Worth & Earnings
So far, the comedian’s net worth is $6 million. His wealth came from his career as a comedian. He also made a tremendous amount of money from appearing in a few films. The sale of the book he co-authored also adds to his wealth. He is still very in his career, and his wealth may increase in the future.
Sal Vulcano is a degree of finance holder from a renown university. He, however, realized that his passion was in comedy and went for it. He dedicated his efforts towards realizing his dream and did not fail. He is currently doing well and has a large following with a large fan base.