Robert Pickering Burnham aka Bo Burnham is known as one of the very popular personalities in the United States. The young sensation has emerged as an all-rounder artist and has well-surfaced his talents as a popular comedian, musician, songwriter as well as a singer. Besides, Bo Burnham is also a well-established actor, poet, rapper, screenwriter as well as a director. Owing to his exceptional looks and flamboyant skills, Bo Burnham has garnered innumerable followers on social media has turned out to be the heartthrob of millions of girls worldwide.
Hence, if you are interested to know more about the early life, career, awards & nominations and net worth in 2018 of Bo Burnham then this is exactly the right place to be. Let us turn the pages of history and peep into the lives of Bo Burnham and acknowledge his journey so far.
Early Life & Biography
Bo Burnham was born on the 21st of August in the year 1990 to parents Patricia and Scott Burnham in the Hamilton region of Massachusetts. Bo Burnham is blessed with two other elder siblings. He is known to have received education from the prestigious St. John’s Preparatory School from where he had graduated in the year 2008.
Thereafter, Bo Burnham had pursued higher studies in the honorable Tisch School of the Arts which belongs to the New York University. Though enrolled for the glorious course of Experimental Theatre, Bo Burnham chose to follow his desires and sought a successful career as a comedian.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Bo Burnham had potentially risen to fame after his online video posted on YouTube went viral. The two songs shared on the internet were further taken up by Break.com, and there was no looking back anymore. Thereafter, Bo Burnham kept on releasing surreal videos which he termed to be as “pubescent musical comedy” and the viewers were gravely entertained by the dark humor used. He would mostly target hot and trending topics that circulated racism, religion, caste or creed, sexuality, colonialism and many more.
With on-growing fame and fandom, Bo Burnham had also performed in “The World Stands Up’ in the year 2008. Henceforth, Bo Burnham had ended up signing with the “Comedy Central Records”, which had organized the concert. Along with the brand, Bo Burnham had launched his first album entitled “Bo Fo Sho” in the same year. A year later in 2009, he went ahead to launch his solo album entitled “Bo Burnham”, that is, with his own name.
Bo Burnham kept on performing for the “Comedy Central” and had also recorded an hour’s performance known as the “Words Words Words” in the year 2010. In the year 2013, Bo Burnham had again released a series entitled “what.” on Netflix as well as YouTube. This had already garnered additional fame for the young star and had also promised him with a number of successful records as well. In the recent year 2016, Bo Burnham has also added “Make Happy” to his credit which was released on Netflix.
Besides, Bo Burnham had also graced the silver screen with his performance in “Zach Stone Is Gonna Be Famous” which was a popular show on MTV.
Net worth and Earnings
Bo Burnham is known across the world owing to his exceptional looks and his flattering sense of humor. Rising to sudden fame as a quick, overnight sensation, Bo Burnham has traveled a long way today. He has eventually emerged as one of the favorite singers, rapper, songwriter, a comedian as well as a director all at the age of 27, owing to which, the net worth of Bo Burnham is expected to be $5.5 million.
Bo Burnham has stunned his followers with his exceptional creative skills. People all over the world love to watch his performances and listen to his gifted voice. Apart from the various live performances, Burnham has also established himself as a director of “Eighth Grade” which has garnered considerable fame and has paved ways for upcoming successes for the young star.