Scott Thompson, who is popularly referred to as Carrot Top. He is a comedian, screenwriter and an entrepreneur. Also, he is also an actor. He has best been known for the self-depreciating banter, the curly red hair, and usage of the flamboyant drops in the comedy acts. He also does preach satire and the American Culture in most of his feats. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Carrot Top in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Carrot Top was born in the year 1965 on 25th February. His place of birth is in Rockledge, Florida in the United States. His father is Larry Thompson while his mother is Dona Thompson. In the year 1983, he was able to graduate from the alma mater, Cocoa High School. Later, he would join Florida Atlantic University which is in Boca Raton. Here, he did a study for a degree in marketing.
During his college years, he did experience tactility of being on stage with Josh Abelson. The act by tow didn’t fetch popularity because of the zestless and the malodorous jokes. After a very few months, Thompson did come up with a script of his own which got to be based on college life. He did make the audience roll in the aisles. This got to be a substantial hit. He later would be the top on the college campuses.
Thompson was named after his uncle by the name John Scott Thompson. He later would change for the stage. He is the second born in the family. He did study at Brampton Centennial Secondary School. He did join York University but during his third year got asked to leave as a result of causing disruption. No information is available regarding his wife or even children.
Career, Awards & Nominations
After he did receive a degree from Florida Atlantic University, he did get employment of being a bank courier. While he was executing his job, he did continue to perform recitals on parochial stages. He did make the audience convulse and the whoop. In the year 1990, he did leave his job and decided to pursue comedy.
To enable differentiation of himself from the other comedians who were doing stand-up comedy, he did decide to be using props in all his acts. He used this props were very insane and at the same time hilarious. He did use paper cups and string telephones, the red curly hair. In the year 1992, he got invited as a guest at ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.’ This did attract a huge following.
With the growth of his popularity as well as fame, his work became incredible, and this gave him the opportunity to get other opportunities. Among the shows that he was part of did feature in did include ‘Larry Cable Guy’s Christmas Spectacular.’ Between the years 1995 to the year 1999, he did work as a continuity announcer for the Cartoon Network. With time, his career did advance.
Net Worth & Earnings
Carrot Top net worth is estimated to be worth over $85 million. This wealth has been generated from various careers. Among the careers did include his career as a comedian as well as an actor. He has hosted several shows as well as concerts. His concerts have witnessed very many people who flock to see him perform.
Despite his age, he has continued to live his dream as a comedian. He has performed in Las Vegas in over three hundred shows. His last appearance was in the digital world. This did happen in the year 2016 at midnight. He has appeared as a panelist in very many shows.