Chris Hardwick is one of the best multi-talented American personalities who has ventured into different fields which include; TV and Film Actor, stand-up comedian, musician, writer, voice actor, podcaster, and a producer. The main areas he has been known for is through his comedy in which he has featured in the ‘Hard ‘n Phirm’ from which he has performed in this musical duo. He is also known for hosting shows such as Singled Out, etc. He has continually developed his skills with which he has become a successful presenter and a TV host. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Chris Hardwick in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Chris Hardwick was born on 23rd November 1971 in Louisville, Kentucky in the United States. His full name is Christopher Ryan Hardwick. He was born to his father known as Billy Hardwick who was a professional bowler and Sharon Hills who was a real estate agent. He had one sibling known as Peter and younger than him.
In his young age, he met a famous American Comedian, television host, producer, and writer known as Joan Rivers who remained friends and inspired Chris to a great extent towards his career. He went to Auburndale High School in Cordova in Tennessee and then to Regis Jesuit High School and then in the senior year he spent it at Loyola High School in California. For his post-graduate, he attended the University of California in Los Angeles where he graduated with a degree in philosophy.
Before his marriage, Chris was engaged to a model and actress known as Jacinda Barrett, Janet Varney, and Chloe Dykstra. He then married in the year 2016 marrying Lydia Hearst who is a blogger, fashion model, heiress, and an actress.
Career, Award, & Nominations
Chris Hardwick career began at the early 1990s in his tender age from which he has continually developed and gained much popularity to date. His first appearance was in an American popular TV series known as Thirtysomething from which he also worked for KROO-FM as a DJ. In 1994, a game show known as Singled Out started to be hosted by him. In 1996, he featured in TV Series such as Matrimonial With Offspring, Beach House, and Boy Meets World.
His popularity grew in the year 1998 to 1999 in which he hosted other many shows. In the year 2001 to the year 2003, he hosted one of his most popular shows known as Shipmates. Other shows hosted by Chris include; House of 1000 Corpses, Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines. Chris then moved to the music industry where he started a musical duo known as ‘Hard ‘n Phirm’ together with Mike Phirman and rocked the stage on the year 2004 to 2009. They released some of the famous albums which include; Horses and Grasses, Half-Hour Humorous Side. He has also participated in several TV series and written scripts for these TV Series as well as on magazines.
In 2010, he later began a comedian show known as Nerdist together with his friend which has gained much popularity and has introduced other new shows such as Talking Dead and other many. Some of his awards include Spike Guys’ Choice Award for the ‘Smartacus’, Emmy Award on the roe in the series known as ‘@midnight’, and Comedy Show G4’s Web Soup being nominated as one of the top 10 best comedy podcasts.
Net Worth & Earnings
Chris Hardwick has an estimated net worth of $18 Million which has its base from the several numbers of earnings he gains from his multiple fields of career. The different fields include being a stand-up comedy, acting in different TV and Films series, being a writer for both TV scripts and magazines scripts. With this, he has gained much of his income contributing to his net worth.
Chris has remained to be one of the most unique celebrities following his success as a multi-careered star. He has gained much success from his efforts he has placed on everything he does. He has portrayed excellence in all the fields ranging from music to writing.