|Net Worth:||$3 million|
|Full name:||Eric Andre|
|Born:||April 4, 1983|
|Country of Origin:||United States of America|
|Occupation:||Comedian, TV Personality|
Who is Eric Andre? What is Eric Andre’s net worth in 2018? These and many more questions are often asked about our personality of the day, Eric Andre.
This article contains all you need to know about the American comedian and Television host, Eric Andre.
We shall provide answers to the burning and FAQ questions about our star personality, But before then, please allow us to ease you into his life.
Eric Andre is a multidimensional American act with career in acting, stand-up comedy and TV host.
He is popular for his starring roles in numerous American comedy films and TV series.
The comedian is best known as the creator and host of his self-named Television show, The Eric Andre Show, shown on Cartoon Network.
He is also popular for his starring role as Mike on the blockbuster comedy series, Man seeking woman.
Eric Andre’s Bio
Eric Andre was born on April 4, 1983, in Boca Raton, Florida. Eric has always shown signs of becoming a comedian as a kid.
As a kid, Eric Andre had the natural ability to make people laugh and he could easily mimic other personalities.
These and many other skills served as pointers that Eric Andre was created for Art. While growing up, Eric could only do one thing, and it was Art!
Eric enrolled into Dreyfoos School of the Arts in West Palm Beach, Florida graduating in 2001.
This was the first step in the right direction for Eric and it was followed by his admission to pursue a degree in Boston Massachusetts’ Berklee College of Music.
In 2005, he graduated with BFA and he is widely commended for not dropping out of school like most celebrities do.
Why should he drop out? He studied his passion, Art.
We assume Eric would have toe the path of most celebrities if he enrolled for non-Art related course.
Nonetheless, the comedian should be commended for being exemplary model for up and coming entertainers.
Immediately after school, Eric started putting his talent to use in the famous city of New York.
He began to pursue a career in US entertainment industry.
The young man seemed to have a plan. If you wanted fame as an up and coming talent, you can’t possibly think of a better city than NY, in spite of the competition.
Eric began by performing as a stand-up comedian at nightclubs, gaining gradual fame in the process and landing numerous commercial contracts.
His modest popularity soon began to pay the bills but did little or nothing to increase Eric Andre net worth.
The comedian once told a popular US magazine SPIN in an interview that he wore the costume of a mascot to work with Geico Caveman at live events.
The comedian soon began to reap the dividend of his hard work as he began to land a few roles in films and television series in the late ‘2000s
The Eric Andre Show
In 2012, Eric thought he would begin his own show, The Eric Andre Show and his thought was influenced by his passion for Space Ghost Coast to Coast.
The comedian is a die-hard fan and follower of the TV show, for Space Ghost Coast to Coast so he thought of developing a similar show.
The actor reportedly invested the money he is made from stand-up comedy and commercial gigs into his new show.
To see The Eric Andre Show come to fruition, the comedian bought a demo reel, rented a warehouse in Brooklyn and began filming the show himself.
Now what do you call determination? Keep reading!
Having exhausted his savings, Eric was unable to afford an editor to put the finishing touch to his skits and what he did next is what I call determination.
The comedian spent about a year teaching himself the skills of video editing and how to use video editing software.
After mastering the act of editing, Andre got to work; he began to do comedy skits and series with the hope of landing contracts with American TV stations.
However, Eric’s attempt to secure contracts was rejected by numerous TV stations before Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim showed interest.
At the beginning, Eric Andre received a paltry, $300 to make 10 episodes for the first season.
After the first season, his contract was reviewed and the currently earns a good sum from his show.
Eric Andre’s Parents
The actor has ensured the identity of his parents stay private. However, we know his father is Haitian and his mother was a Jew.
Eric Andre’s Wife, Girlfriend
The actor has never been married. Although we know Eric has been involved with some widely published relationships.
In 2016, Eric Andre began dating star actress, Rosario Dawson. Their relationship barely lasted a year as the comedian confirmed their breakup in 2017.
Eric Andre’s Career
Eric Andre has featured in a few films and numerous TV series.
Eric Andre’s Films
In 2009, Eric made his debut in films when he starred as Man#4 in the film The Invention of Lying.
In 2010, he appeared as a passenger in the film The Skin
In 2012, the comedian featured in Should’ve Been Romero
In 2013, Eric starred in the film The Internship
In 2015, Eric Andre starred as Mook in the Box Office blockbuster, Flock of Dudes
In 2016, he played as Dreadlocked CMZ Reporter in the film Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping
In 2017, Eric starred in Rough Night
Eric Andre’s Television Shows
In 2009, Eric debuted in television when he starred as set P.A in Curb Your Enthusiasm
In 2010, he made a cameo in an episode of The Big Bang Theory when he starred as Joey.
In 2011, the comedian starred in the following movies; Hot in Cleveland, Fact Checkers Unit, Hot in Cleveland, Zeke and Luther.
Other notable TV series include;
The Eric Andre Show, 2 broke girls, Lucas Bros. Moving Co, Comedy Bang! Bang! Robot Chicken etc.
In 2018, Eric has appeared in two TV shows namely, Mostly 4 Millennials, and Disenchantments
Eric Andre’s Financial Profile
What is Eric Andre net worth? What is Eric Andre salary per year? These are some of the frequently asked question about the actor.
We shall reveal the comedians wealth and salary in this section, but before we do, let’s take a look at how Eric Andre’s net worth is accumulated.
How Eric Andre Makes His Money
The comedian has amassed his fortunes through the following means;
Earnings from Stand-Up Comedy
Stand-up comedy has been an important part of Eric’s career. In early ‘2000s the comedian depended heavily on his earnings from stand-up comedy.
Eric Andre net worth as at 2018, cannot be credited to his earnings from stand up, nonetheless, Stand-up earnings has contributed to Eric’s finances.
At the onset of his Career, the comedian charged between $1000 and $3000 to do stand-up comedy at events.
Earnings from Films
The comedian has starred in a handful of Hollywood films and these contributed immensely to Eric Andre net worth.
The Actor made his debut appearance in Hollywood films in 2009, and he has about 7 films to his name as at 2018.
His charges for films are not fixed. He charges between $50,000 and $150,000 to feature in films.
Earnings from films have contributed massively to Eric Andre net worth.
Earnings from Television Shows
This is the major source of Eric Andre net worth. The comedian became a household name through his roles in Televisions.
He has featured in a lot of successful Television shows amassing wealth in the process.
We cannot state with certainty how much the comedian charges to appear in shows. His pay-check per episode in Television series varies.
But we are certain the Comedian pockets nothing less than $20,000 per episode in TV series.
The actor has been seen in a number of Television commercials. At the onset of his career, the pay-check the comedian got from commercials gig helped him a lot.
In the early 2000s Eric was paid between $1000 and $5000, to appear in TV commercials.
As at 2018, to get the comedian to endorse your brand comes at a price and this has contributed a lot to Eric Andre’s net worth.
Eric Andre’s Salary
Eric Andre salary is made up of his earnings from Stand-up comedy, films, TV, and Endorsements.
The star comedian is reported to rake-in an average salary of $500,000 yearly.
Eric Andre’s Net Worth 2018
Eric has been into the American entertainment industry for over 18 years, accumulating wealth in the process.
Eric Andre’s net worth is estimated to be in the region of $3 million in 2018.
Eric Andre’s House
Andre currently resides in Los Angeles. The actor and comedian bought a property at LA in 2015.
Eric’s house has not been covered so far by the media. Details of his L.A home is unknown as at 2018.
By 2020, Eric Andre would have been in the US comedy Business for 20 years. However it is unclear to state if the comedian’s career has been successful so far.
Eric Andre’s career can be rated on two basis;
On the basis of Eric Andre net worth, given his longevity in the industry, we cannot state categorically that the comedian has been successful.
But on the basis of the happiness Eric has brought to homes, making people smile and laugh, we can sure say the comedian has been successful so far.