Joe Gatto is a famous American actor, comedian, producer, and writer. He is most renowned for appearing on television series, ‘Impractical Jokers’ of the comedy group, ‘The Tenderloins.’ Continue reading to find the net worth of Joe Gatto as of 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Joe Gatto (Joseph Anthony Gatto Jr.) was born on 5th June 1976 in Staten Island, New York City, the US. His ethnicity includes Italian and American ancestry. Joe Gatto completed his schooling from Monsignor Farrell High School (1994). He completed his graduation with an accounting degree from the LIU Post (1998).
In 2013, Joe Gatto and Bessy Gatto married. They have a daughter named, Milana Gatto and a son named Remington Joseph Gatto.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Joe Gatto worked as a salesman in a retail store. During freshman year at the Monsignor Farrell High School in Staten Island (1990), Joe met other comedians. They got interested in drama and improvisation and joined a club. The comedians included Joseph ‘Joe’ Gatto, James ‘Murr’ Murray, Brian ‘Q’ Quinn, and Salvatore ‘Sal’ Vulcano. They founded a comedy troupe called ‘The Tenderloins’ in 1999. There were two other members (Gideon Horowitz and Mike Boccio) at that point in time. Initially, the comedy troupe toured and performed traveling across Chicago, Los Angeles, and New York. Also, they appeared in Miami Improv Festival, Sketch Comedy Festival of San Francisco.
Since 5th December 2011, ‘The Tenderloins’ has been hosting reality television series, ‘Impractical Jokers’ by TruTV in the US. After that, the same show series was broadcast on Comedy Central channels in the UK, Ireland, and India.
The Tenderloins comedy group members commenced a joke reality television series ‘Impractical Jokers’ using hidden cameras. This show was broadcast on TruTV. During the first season ‘Impractical Jokers’ it had over 30 million viewers. After the comedy group’s fame, the members performed in tours and concerts worldwide. Joe Gatto wrote and enacted in the 2009s television movie entitled ‘The Tenderloins.’ Since 2011, Joe Gatto appeared as a member and served as executive producer of ‘The Impractical Jokers.’
This reality television series has been broadcast for over 166 episodes on TruTV over seven seasons. Latest, The Tenderloins have appeared for another season (2017-2018). Also, The Tenderloins has commenced a radio talk show called ‘The Tenderloins Radio Show’ on SiriusXM Radio. In 2006, The Tenderloins began their YouTube channel, Metacafe, and MySpace and drew several followers and millions of views. In 2012, The Tenderloins started its podcast.
Joe Gatto appeared on the television series ‘Jokers Wild’ (2014). Joe Gatto is one of the founders of ‘The Tenderloins’ that broadcast reality television show ‘Impractical Jokers.’ In 2007, the comedy group, ‘The Tenderloins’ won $100,000 as grand prize in NBC’s ‘It’s Your Show competition’ for the comedy sketch ‘Time Thugs.’ Joe Gatto won Daniels Music Foundation Champion Of Hope Award (2017). Joe Gatto and his fellow members won $100 thousand after participating in a contest (2007).
Net Worth & Earnings:
The net worth of Joe Gatto is $6.5 million. Joe Gatto made his wealth from his profession as a comedian. Joe Gatto is well-known for co-founding the comedy group, ‘The Tenderloins.’ Also, Joe Gatto served as the executive producer for the first season of ‘Impractical Jokers.’ The show became so popular that the comedy group tours and performs concerts worldwide. The group has its own radio show ‘The Tenderloins Radio Show’ aired by SiriusXM Radio.
On 7th March 2018, TruTV revealed that ‘Impractical Jokers’ show has been extended. The show would be broadcast for the 8th season with more 26 episodes by February 2019. Also, TruTV has confirmed that the full-length movie on ‘Impractical Jokers’ would be broadcast in 2020. This would be part of the ‘Impractical Jokers’ eighth season. The ‘Impractical Jokers’ movie commenced its production in spring 2018.