Leslie Kai Green is a bodybuilder that is well renowned based in America IFBB. He is an icon who is hardworking and also recognized as a personal trainer, artist, and fitness enthusiast. He has received a lot of global appreciations and also bagged the first runners-up in Mr. Olympia competition in 2012, 2013 and 2014. We have compiled a quick summary of the net worth of Kai Green in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Kai Green was born in the Brooklyn region in New York on 12 July 1975. He was later shifted after six years to residential treatment centers and foster care where he grew up in his childhood times. From this time when he was still young, he had a fast-growing body. His English teacher later recommended him to join competitions for bodybuilding. This was after realizing that he was talented and could do much better. After being allowed, he joined the competitions.
He is also a great artist who has mastered drawing self-portraits. His skills make him have great pride in what he does and the work he does bring him many appreciations.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Kai Green participated in competitions that were through the national physique committee. In the year 1999, he was the first in the NPC after which he took a break of five years. During the break, he worked on himself and came back in 2004 and won the trophy for the second time again. The win ensured that the dream he had to join IFBB came to pass.
In the year 2011, Green won the New York Pro Championship after standing third in the Mr. Olympia competition. The next year, he was the second in the competition and continued with the series until 2014. He later won the Arnold Classic competition in 2016, a title he had won before in 2009 and 2010. He then starred in “Strange Things” season two.
The year 2016 brought much success to Kai Green with great opportunity to act in the film “Crazy Fist” after which he announced in the year 2017 signing a film collaboration.
Kai Green has received a lot of success and fame because of the hard work he is committed to. He has been in the second position for Mr. Olympia for consecutive years from 2012 to 2014. However, he has never been in the first position, and he withdrew from those competitions in 2017.
Net Worth & Earnings
Kai Green initially started training, and this would earn him $1000. This money proved to be less considering the type of diet he had to take every day for his body. The extreme diet charts demanded that he had to have more money for him to grow his body and become fit for the competitions. Things changed, however, that is after winning the Arnold Classic several times, and it helped him to bag around $130000 for every win he had. He also took part in other small competitions in which he bagged $15,000. All these when summed up brought his net worth to around $1.5 million.
The childhood of Kai Green had not been like that of many other personalities that have been successful. He has however worked hard and brought a lot of success in his career. In the year 2009, he had started a documentary which he called “Overkill” collaborating with Mile Pulcinella. He has gone ahead to prove the talent he has in any possible field that he participates. This has earned him the praise that he receives up to date for the present success that he has had.