Joshua Michael Peck is an actor, comedian and voice actor. He had started his career as a child actor and has moved on to films, Television, YouTube productions and voice acting assignments. Let’s find out more about how much is Josh Peck’s net worth in 2019.
Josh Peck was born on November 10,1986 at New York City. His mother Barbara, was a career coach. After his schooling he studied in The Professional Performing Art School, New York City, where he got his initial training as an actor. He had a knack for comedy and accordingly his first appearance was as a comedian.
In June 2017 he married his long- time friend Paige O’Brien.
Josh Peck started his formal career as a stand-up comedy at Caroline Comedy Club for Audrey Hepburn Foundation. When he was thirteen, he got a role in Nickelodeon’s ‘The Amanda Show’ which was a success and he became quite popular among young audiences.
He moved to Los Angeles where his first film in which he got an acting assignment was ‘Snow Day’ (2000). He starred in film ‘Max Keeble’s Big Move’ (2001) which was a theatrical film. His co-stars were Alex D. Linz and Zena Gray.
He appeared in the film ‘Spun’ and ‘Mean Creek’ and was widely appreciated. He starred in Nickelodeon sitcom ‘Drake and Josh’ (2004) which earned him a respected place among young audiences, He played as a smart young guy who was tormented by Drake’s younger sister.
In 2006 Josh Peck and Drake again starred in their own movie ‘Drake and Josh Go Hollywood’ and after its great success the duo starred again in ‘Drake and Josh: Really Big Shrimp. In 2008 he was nominated as a ‘Favourite television actor’ by Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Awards for his work ‘Drake and Josh’ . His first directorial work was in a ‘Drake and Josh’ episode ‘Battle of Panthatar’.
In 2008 he again returned to the character of Josh in a TV film ’Merry Christmas, Drake and Josh’. In 2006 he voiced Eddie in the film ‘Special’. He played a school bully in the film ‘Drill Bit Taylor’ in 2008 and appeared in two more films ‘The Wackness’ and ‘American Primitive Safety Glass’ in the same year.
In 2011 he had a cameo role in ‘Victorious’ and in 2013 he voiced Casey Jones in ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’.
In 2015 Josh Peck was cast in ‘Grandfathered’ a comedy series along with John Stamos for which he got a nomination for 2016 People’s Choice Awards.
Awards & achievements:
In 2005 he won Film Independent Spirit Award –’Special distinction Award’ for the film ‘Mean Creek’
In 2008 he was nominated for Blimp Award by Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards.
In 2013 he was nominated for BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award ‘Best Vocal Ensemble in a feature film’ for ‘Ice Age Continental Drift’.
In 2014 he was nominated for BTVA Television Voice acting Award ‘Best Voice Ensemble in a TV Series-Action/Drama’ for ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’
In 2015 he was nominated by BTVA Television Voice Acting Award’ -Best Vocal Ensemble in a TV Series for ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’.
In 2016 he was nominated for People’s Choice Award-Favourite Actor in a TV Series- for ‘Drake and Josh’.
Net worth of Josh Peck
Josh Peck’s net worth is estimated as $2.5 million. His income from ‘Drake and Josh’ sitcom and its sequels added much to his net worth as he became popular among the teenage fans. As his popularity grew he made more earnings by his own film’s sequels such as ‘Drake and Josh Go Hollywood’ where he also made his directorial debut.
He earned a good amount by voicing in many famous films like ‘Ice Age: The Meltdown’ and ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
Josh Peck has acting in his genes. From a child actor he gradually rose to an accomplished actor. He was known for his sense of humour and was quite popular as a stand-up comedian at the beginning of his career. He lent his voice to many actors and was awarded for his voice modulations. His hard work and dedication made him a well-known figure at a young age. He has still a long way to go in his career.