Growing up in the most challenging of situations, this actor chose to laugh and see a funny side even in those dire times instead of crying and making complains. This gift of seeing life in a different light brought him name, fame, health and wealth.
He made his sorrows his strength and pulled a joke and earned fortunes out of it. This is Kevin Hart, a comedian, YouTuber and Instagrammer who has won the hearts of millions through his funny caricatures. Let’s have a look at the net worth of Kevin Hart in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Brought up by Nancy Hart as a single mother, Kevin Hart came into this world on the 6th of July, 1979. He is in the 39th year of his life. His father, Henry Witherspoon, remained in jail for the most part of Kevin’s life. He went to George Washington High School. He had a brief stint with Community College of Philadelphia. He later migrated to New York to work as a shoe salesman.
Kevin’s first marriage was with Torrei Hart. The marriage fell apart, and the couple divorced each other in 2011. From his first marriage, he has two children: a daughter, Heaven and a son, Hendrix. He later dated and married Eniko Parrish. Together they have a son Kenzo Kash.
It has been reported that his relationship with his father has improved. His mother, Nancy Hart, passed away in 2007.
Career, Awards, & Nomination
Kevin Hart began his career at the Laff House in Philadelphia. His career graph saw a rise when he started taking part in comedy competitions. Kevin came out with his first comedy tour in 2009 titled “I’m a Grown Little Man.” In 201, he brought out “Laugh At My Pain.” This act proved to be one of the most successful acts of his career. Kevin, to reach out to his fans, has created his account on a number of internet platforms such as YouTube and Facebook.
Kevin has also played various characters in films. His first film appearance was in “Paper Soldiers.” He is also an event anchor. He first anchored the award show “BET Awards” in 2011. Kevin also recorded “Push It On Me.” Kevin has tried the field of modeling as well. He modeled in an underwear advertisement. His comic roles are based on the racial, physical or gender profiling of an individual. Kevin over the years has collected quite a few accolades. He won a “BET Award” for Best Actor for “Kevin Hart: Laugh at My Pain.” He has also won the People’s Choice Awards. People call him the “King of Comedy” even surpassing Jerry Seinfeld.
Net Worth & Earning
Kevin Hart is one of the highest paid comedians of all times. As of 2018, He has accumulated a net worth of $145 million. His 2011 act “Laugh At My Pain” garnered him a fortune of about $15 million. In 2017 alone the tours fetched him $33.5 million. He collected $1 million from each of the 100 shows that he did in 2016 bringing him $87.5 million in terms of remuneration after tax deduction. He got $65 million from the films that he made. He is also in the advertisement and endorsement business. He advertised for Coca-Cola, H&M, and Hyundai. These brands have also added a lot to his net worth.
No matter what “the show must go on.” Kevin certainly knows this, and that is why even during the darkest times he upheld this philosophy. He indeed has taught us how to laugh even at our hardships and use them to one’s own benefits. He is a man who lives in the moment.