Kevin Hart Net Worth:$200 Million
|Net Worth:||$200 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Jul 6, 1979 (42 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 4 in (1.63 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter, Television producer, Film Producer|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
Kevin Hart is an American comedian, producer, spokesman,actor who is one of the highest-paid entertainers in the world.
Kevin Hart net worth 2022:
Kevin Hart net worth is $200 million. Between August 2015 and August 2016, Kevin earned $90 million from touring, movies, merchandise, endorsements, and more.
Between June 2017 and June 2018 Kevin made $60 million. He earned another $60 million between June 2018 and June 2019. In the next coming 12 month period, he made $40 million.
Kevin Hart Wiki:
|Birth name||Kevin Darnell Hart|
|Born||July 6, 1979 (age 42)|
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Education||George Washington High School|
|Genres||Observational comedy,black comedy,surreal humor,insult comedysarcasm,satire|
|Subject(s)||African-American culture,everyday life,human sexuality,marriage,parenting,pop culturerace relationsracism,self-deprecation|
|Spouse||Torrei Hart(m. 2003; div. 2011)|
Eniko Parrish (m. 2016)
Kevin Hart was born on July 6, 1979, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Kevin and his elder brother Robert were raised by their mother Nancy. She worked for the University of Pennsylvania as a systems analyst in the Office of Student Registration and Financial Services.
Hart graduated from George Washington High School. He attended the Community College of Philadelphia for a bit, but dropped out to move to New York City and eventually the Boston area. He worked as a shoe salesman.
Kevin Hart Career:
Kevin Hart found his way into comedy after performing at an amateur night at a Philadelphia-area club. His first gig was at The Laff House in Philadelphia. He was not an immediate success. In fact, Hart was booed off the stage a number of times.
In the early stages of his career, he was trying to imitate other comedians, including Chris Tucker. Eventually, he realized that was not working and re-worked his act.
In 2009, Hart took to the road with his comedy tour called “I’m a Grown Little Man,” followed by “Seriously Funny” in 2010, “Laugh at My Pain” in 2011, and “Let Me Explain” in 2013. The latter two were also released as features in movie theaters.
In April 2015, Hart kicked off his “What Now?” Tour in Texas. In July of that same year, Universal Pictures announced that “Kevin Hart: What Now?,” would be theatrically released on October 14, 2016.
Kevin Hart Success:
Hart’s first success came after he appeared on Comedy Central with “I’m a Grown Little Man” and “Seriously Funny.” From there he landed roles and earned wider recognition in films such films as “The 40-Year-Old Virgin,” “Soul Plane,” and “Little Fockers.”
Since then, Kevin has appeared in dozens of film and TV shows while still maintaining one of the most rigorous national comedy touring schedules around. As of this writing, his films have generated more than $1.3 billion at the global box office.
Other notable films include “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” (and a 2019 Jumanji sequel), “The Secret Life of Pets” (which also had a 2019 sequel), and “Central Intelligence.”
Kevin Hart Business Ventures:
In 2017 Kevin launched an underwear line with Tommy John. In 2018, Kevin launched a comedy streaming service called Laugh Out Loud. The network also includes a radio show on Sirius Satellite Radio.
Till date, the LOL network has generated hundreds of millions of video views. He has endorsement deals and/or partnerships with brands including Samsung, Wrangler, AT&T, and Mountain Dew.
Kevin has embarked on several extremely prolific comedy tours. His “What Now?” tour had 168 shows around the world between April 2015 and August 2016.
His “Irresponsible Tour” consisted of 119 shows between September 2017 and January 2019. He earns around $70 million from touring alone during a tour year.
In 2009, Kevin launched HartBeat Productions. Today the company employs more than 40 people who manage Kevin’s movie, television, comedy and radio productions.
Kevin Hart Wife, children
Kevin was married to a fellow comedian named Torrei Hart from 2003 to 2010. They had two children together but ultimately separated.
Hart requested joint custody of their two children, daughter Heaven Leigh, born in 2005, and son Hendrix, born in 2007. The divorce was finalized in November 2011.
On August 13, 2016 Hart and Eniko Parrish married in Santa Barbara, California. Their son Kenzo Kash was born in November 2017.
A month after Kenzo’s birth, Hart admitted to cheating on Eniko while she was pregnant. Their daughter Kaori Mai was born in September 2020.
Kevin has mentioned in his standup act that he has a difficult relationship with his father. His father, Henry Witherspoon, was a hardcore cocaine addict for many years which put a strain on both their relationship and Kevin’s childhood.
His father was in and out of prison during his childhood. Kevin developed his sense of humor as a coping mechanism to take his family’s mind off the trials and tribulations of their addict father. He speaks lovingly of his mother in the act who died of cancer in 2006.
Fun facts about Kevin Hart
Kevin Hart is clearly not a tall man. In fact, he is short… very, VERY short. Hart stands at only 5’4″ and often jokes about his height in his standup. Making fun of his stature has given him the self-confidence necessary to embrace his height.
Undeclared was Kevin Hart’s big break into the Hollywood scene. Hart played Luke for only three episodes before the show was cancelled.
During his early years as “Lil Kev” in Philadelphia, Hart was often booed offstage
According to a Q&A with the New York Times, an Atlantic City man threw a buffalo chicken wing at the comedian to get him off the stage. This is a story Hart tells often and he maintains that the circumstances are very much as true and bizarre as he claims.
Hart is actually a very practiced and talented basketball player. For the past couple years, Hart has participated in the NBA All-Star Tournament. He’s even been chosen as MVP of the tournament weekend multiple times.
His Father Was in Prison for the Majority of His Childhood.
He Used to Be a Shoe Salesman.On the Howard Stern Show, Hart detailed his former job as a shoe salesman. Hart worked incredibly hard at his day job and was particularly good at it.
He Spent His First Major Paycheck on a Watch. Hart shared that when he received his first six-figure paycheck from Hollywood, he spent the majority of it on a fancy watch. He thought that it would boost his image in Hollywood, but when no one took notice, he tried to return it. Hart has long been obsessed with watches.
He Paid His Friend $25K to Lose Weight. Hart offered his friend Wayne Brown $25,000 to lose 40 pounds. Brown succeeded, even going so far as to surpass the minimum, losing nearly 50 pounds.
Hart only lasts 23 seconds.During one his standup segments, Hart jokes that he only lasts 23 seconds during sex. Pressed during interviews, Hart has asserted that the joke is true.
In 2004, Hart made his primetime debut with The Big House. The sitcom, both written and starring Hart, only managed to run for a sad six episodes. ABC cancelled the project after poor response, but luckily Hart didn’t let that discourage him. His time in Hollywood would come soon enough.