Jerrod Carmichael is a comedian, writer, and actor of the American origin. He is known by many as the creator of ‘The Carmichael show’ in which he starred as well. Here are the complete details about the career, biography and the net worth of Jerrod Carmichael in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
He was born Jerrod Carmichael in North California, the United States on the 22nd of June 1987. His parents were Joe Carmichael, who worked as a truck driver, and Cynthia Carmichael who was a secretary. He was brought up in Winston-Salem together with his elder brother Joe Carmichael Jr.
His family was impoverished when he was a child, and he frequently talks of poverty in his shows. He attended the Robert B. Glenn High School from where he graduated in 2005. His school had a local channel, and he hosted the morning show on the channel when he was in the fifth grade.
Unlike many other celebrities, Jerrod does not reveal his private life to the public. His fans are kept in the dark about issues like whether he has a girlfriend or not. However, there is a high possibility that he is in a relationship.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
Carmichael was influenced into comedy by the likes of Bill Cosby, George Carlin, and Richard Pryor. They were a significant influence on him, and he decided to make a career as a stand-up comedian. He relocated to Los Angeles when he was 20 years old with a dream of becoming a comedian.
He first got a chance at an open-mic night in West Hollywood at ‘The Comedy Store.’ Many more chances presented themselves, and he ended up doing several stand-up comedies in various shows and events. He appeared in the ‘Just For Laughs in Montreal’ in 2011 for the ‘New Faces’ show.
He made a debut in tv in 2013, when he starred in ‘The Goodwin Games’ television show. He also appeared in the comedy ‘Bang! Bang!’, ‘Axe Cop’ and also appeared in ‘Neighbors’ film in 2014, which was a big break for him. He did many other films like ‘The Meddler,’ ‘The Disaster Artist,’ ‘Transformers’ among others. He also rented his voice in ‘Lucas Bros Moving Co’ for the 14 episodes it aired.
He created ‘The Carmichael Show’ in 2015 which he produced and starred in. In the show, he discussed different political and racial issues, and it had a broad audience. The comedian has not won any awards or nominations over the years but his career is a big success, and we hope awards will soon be coming his way.
Net Worth & Earnings
The estimated net worth of the young comedian is $2.5 Million. He got his wealth as a stand-up comedian as well as an actor. The amount may seem not much compared to other celebrities, but for him, it is a significant achievement. We expect this amount to rise further in the future
Jerrod Carmichael came from an impoverished background, and he has used his experiences to his advantage in his stand-up comedies. He is gradually rising to the top of his game, and today he is very famous. We wish him all the best as he continues to entertain us.