Brian Dunkleman is a very renowned comedian. He has been able to make a name for himself in the acting industry as being among the best. In the year 2002, he was the host of the American Idol during its debut. Here is a quick summary of Brian Dunkleman’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Brian Dunkleman Early Life
Dunkleman was born in the year 1971 on September 1971. His place of birth was in Ellicottville, in the New York. He would return to this place in the year 2016. Currently, he is living in Los Angeles. He is yet to officially get married but he has one child. The name of this child is Jackson Dunkleman who is currently aged five years old.
Brian Dunkleman Career, Awards & Achievement
In the year 2002, that was the time that he was able to host a show together with Ryan Seacrest. The show that the duo hosted was dubbed American Idol. When this show came to an end of its first season, there are reports that indicate that Dunkleman did quit voluntarily.
However, there are reports that have emerged that he might have been fired. This has never been authenticated. In the year 2008, he went on to be able to compete in a show that was dubbed ‘Celebrity Fit Club’. This was a television show that involved contestants losing weight. He was able to lose 15 pounds. He was able to emerge the winner together with his team mates and they carried the grand prize. After winning this show, he went on and gave his reasons for leaving the show ‘American Idol’. According to him, he felt that the young contestants were not being treated right.
He did admit that his decision of leaving the show was one of the mistakes that he had done in his life. Ian Smith, who was a doctor of the show, told him that it was the best decision that he did. In the year 2016, he was able to feature in the American Idol show. It was the fifteenth season. In the year 2000, he had been able to feature in a series by the name ‘The One with the Ring’. It was the number six season of the series.
In this show, he did appear as a guy who did purchase engagement ring and wanted to buy Monica. He has been able to act in movies for the ABC and the 20th Century Fox. He has been a guest in a number of shows. Among the shows that he had been a guest includes ‘Talk show with Spike Feresten’, ‘Ghost Whisperer’ and ‘Las Vegas’. He has also been a guest act on ‘Two Guys and a Girl’ and ‘Comedy Hell’.
He has also been able to have a career in voice acting. Among the movies he has been able to voice includes ‘The Proud Family’.
Awards and Achievements
Despite leaving the show ‘American Idol’ as a host, he has been able to do very well in the movie industry. Dunkleman has been able to feature in multiple movies in which he has been able to demonstrate very high skills of acting.
Net worth of Brian Dunkleman
Dunkleman has a net worth of over $1 million. This wealth has come from various sources that he has been involved in. Among them includes his very career in acting that has continued to do very well. Also, hosting of the American Idol did play a very big part in increasing his wealth. His career in comedy has continued to do very well.
Dunkleman has been able to live a life free of controversy. He is one man that you can be sure that he will never stand and watch others get taken advantage of. This is what led to him quitting his position as host of American Idol show.