How much is the actor Kevin Hart Worth?
The multitalented actor, comedian, as well as a producer Kevin Hart is famous for his roles in comedy films and his stand-up album. Starting from a low point as a shoe salesman, Kevin Hart has increased his net worth value.
It is estimated that his 2016 net worth value is of $128 Million.
The comedy actor was born on July 6, 1979, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Raised along with his brother, Robert Hart, he spent most of his childhood with his single mother, – Nancy Hart. His father being a cocaine addict, and spent his time in and out of jail.
Because of this, he had a troubled family, but he soon found comedy to cope with his struggles in his home.
Although we don’t know where he got his primary schooling, we do know that he attended the Community College of Philadelphia after completing high school. While in college, he moved to New York and finally settled in Brockton, Massachusetts.
After moving, he found work as a shoe salesman and worked there in Brockton. He still had his comedy to deal with his stress, and he started performing at local bars doing stand-up comedy.
He first pursued a career in comedy when he joined a night club as an amateur. Eventually, he was encouraged to pursue a career in comedy. He even performed a gig at The Laff House of Philadelphia with the stage name- Lil Kev.
His first gig, however, did not go well. While he continued performing gigs at different shows, he was booed off many times, and he was even thrown a chicken piece at him.
As a Comedian
Kevin had a very slow start to his career, and his breakthrough was only years later. Although having a rough start, he continued going to comedy competitions throughout the state. As time passed, he began developing his style of comedy instead of copying other comedians.
Starting his comedy tours in 2009, his acts- I’m A Grown Little Man was followed by another act- Seriously Funny in 2010 as well as Laugh at my Pain in 2011. His tours grossed over $15 Million and became one of the top-selling comedy tours of 2010.
Later, he also released his Tv special- Let Me Explain in 2013. He also has his own game available in the Itunes Store called- Little Jumpman. His recent work include his 2015 Tour- What Now? Tour.
As an Actor
From comedy, he also got the chance to play parts in films and TV Shows. He debuted with the guest appearance in the film- Undeclared. But his initial debut is considered to be his appearance in the film- Paper Soldier. The film is rated as an average by the movie review site- IMDb with 5.6 stars out of 10. He then acted in several more films like- Death of a Dynasty, Along Came Polly, Soul Plane, Scary Movie 4, The Last Stand, Epic Movie, Meet Dave, Not Easily as well as Superhero Movie.
With his increased fame in the industry, he garnered a huge comedy fan base. His recent works include- Get Hard, Ride Along 2, The Secret Life of Pets and Central Intelligence. For future, he is set to appear in the film- Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie, Jumanji as well as in Untouchable. The first two films are set to be released in 2017 while the Untouchable is set to release on 2018.
Apart from films, he also did a guest appearance in TV shows like- Undeclared, Comedy Central Presents, Barbershop, Jake In Progress, Love Inc, All of Us, Wild ‘n Out, as well as in Modern family.
As a musician
He released his first soundtrack for his film- Kevin Hart: What Now? with his alias Chocolate Droppa. He has also released his single- Push It On Me and Baller Alert.
|Date of birth||July 6, 1979|
|Birthplace||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US|
|Height||5’4″ (157 cm)|
|Weight||64 kg (141 lbs)|
|Mother’s name||Nancy Hart|
|Net Worth||$128 Million|
Marriage and Divorce
Hart was married to the comedian Torrei Hart until 2011. The couple started dating in the early 2001 and got engaged a year later on February 28, 2002. The couple got married on May 22, 2003. They have two children together named Heaven Leigh and Hendrix Leigh.
Unfortunately, they separated after almost a decade of being together in 2011. Currently, it has come to surface that the comedian Hart is dating a model named- Eniko Parrish.
The actor and comedian Hart has successfully made himself popular among the comedy fan base. On his Twitter account he has over 32 million followers, and on his Instagram, he has around 48.3 million followers.
Successfully becoming one of the richest Hollywood celebrity, Hart currently has an estimated net worth value of $128 Million.
Rumors and Controversy
Although living the high life, Hart is yet to be involved in any major controversy. There are no rumors that circulate him as well.