Brian Quinn is a popular American comedian who is a member of the comedy troupe called The Tenderloins. He has appeared in Impractical Jokers and has also served as its executive producer. He has been given the nickname of “The Joker” and is known for making his pranks. He has done many shows both for television and internet and is also a popular social media personality. Now let’s have a closer look about the net worth of Brian Quinn in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
Brian Michael Quinn was born in March 1976, in Staten Island, New York. He is the son of James Quinn and Carol Murphy. His siblings are Jim and Danny. His ancestry is of Italian and Irish.
He went to Monsignor Farrell High School and was active in sports and drama in there. During his school days, Quinn has performed in many musicals like ‘Bye Bye Birdie’, ‘Meet Me In Saint Louis’, ‘Godspell’, and ‘On The Town’. After completing his high school, he went to Brooklyn College. He started working when he was still in high school and has done various odd jobs at the beginning of his career.
Brian Quinn has not married as per reports. There is little to know about his personal life. However, the comedian has revealed that he will get married when ‘gay marriage gets legalized in New Your City’. He has suffered from meningitis and encephalitis when he was filming for ‘Impractical Jokers’. He was arrested for misconduct in Germany and also received a bout from a German police officer. He is known to have suffered from depression.
Career, Award & Nominations
When he was in school, Brian Quinn used to work at the Fulton Fish Market as a fish hauler. He has also worked for Kevin Smith’s ViewAskew in 1997. This was followed by working as a ride operator in Beachland Amusements. He then started to work in Blockbuster as a video clerk. He has also worked in the New York City Fire Department as a fireman. During his freshman year in the school, he formed ‘Tenderloins’ along with his troupe mates.
For seven years, he worked in the company called ‘Ladder Company 86/Engine 166’. In the 1990s, he reunited with his troupe mates and began performing sketch comedy. It was during this time Quinn started performing shows in many cities like Miami, Chicago, New York, and Los Angeles. The troupe then used to upload their videos on YouTube and MySpace. The Tenderloins participated in NBC’s ‘It’s Your Show’ and won the grand prize.
In 2011, Quinn became a part of the show, ‘Impractical Jokers’. The show became a huge success which involved doing pranks on hidden cameras. It is now telecasted in many countries including India, Canada, and Australia. In addition to this, he is also doing podcasts and invites popular personalities who are into comedy.
Net Worth & Earnings
What could be the net worth of a comedian who has also worked in different capacities during his career? He has been working from a very young age and has accumulated a net worth of over $6.5 million. He found considerable success by performing with his troupe and went on to win $100,000 from NBC. In addition to this, he has appeared in the television show ‘Tell ‘Em Steve-Dave!’. He is also an actor and has appeared in films like ‘Warshots’, ‘Dogma’, ‘Big Helium Dog’, ‘Vulgar’, and ’12 Monkeys’.
Brian Quinn is a very successful person who has always adored everything he does. He is a hardworking individual who began to work when he was still a student. He is currently engaged in writing a graphic novel entitled ‘Metro’.