Doug Stanhope is an American actor, a stand-up comedian as well as an author who is best known for his comedy style. It is not only cynical but also controversial. In addition to that, he is a political activist. Let’s find out how much is Doug Stanhope’s net worth in 2018.
Doug Stanhope Early Life
Doug Stanhope was born in 1967 on 25th March as Douglas Stanhope. His birthplace was Worcester, Massachusetts, the United States of America. He has managed to keep his personal life a secret. Also, there is no information regarding his parents, siblings, and education.
However, he is on record claiming that he does not plan to have kids. He attributes his decision to overpopulation. Stanhope organized a fundraiser in 2013. It raised almost 126 thousand. Its purpose was to help a family victimized by Moore, Oklahoma tornado.
Doug Stanhope Career
In 1990, Stanhope made his stand-up comedy’s debut. He performed in comedy festivals such as US Comedy Arts Festivals, the Chicago Comedy Festival, Montreal’s Just for Laughs and the 3Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
His prank show titled Invasion of Hidden Cameras aired on Fox. The following year, he together with Joe Rogan began to host The Man Show. He hosted it until 2004. The next year, Doug hosted his show on SIRIUS Satellite Radio. He has appeared on spy TV. Stanhope was also a host of Girls Gone Wild: America Uncovered.
He founded The Unbookables. The comic group features artists such as James Inman, Andy Andrist, and Brendon Walsh just to mention a few. Its first album released in 2006 on 4th July with the title Morbid Obscenity. That same year,
Stanhope is the author of Fun with Pedophiles, This is Not Fame and Digging up Mother.
In the 1990s, Doug released Sicko and The Great White Stanhope. Then he released Something to Take the Edge Off and ACID Bootleg in 2000 and 2001, respectively. The following year, Stanhope released Die Laughing and Word of Mouth. Others in the 2000s include Deadbeat Hero, No Refunds and From Across the Street. Later there was Oslo, Before Turning the Gun on Himself, Beer Hall Putsch and No Place Like Home.
He had a role in The Aristocrats.
In 2013, on 16th February, his eponymous podcast premiered. The following year, All Things Comedy network hosted the Doug Stanhope Podcast. Netflix aired his show titled Beer Hall Putsch on 24th August exclusively. Doug also appeared on Bar Rescue.
Awards & Achievements
Doug won the Strathmore Press Award during the Edinburg Festival Fringe of 2002. In 1995, Doug won the year’s San Francisco International Comedy Competition. He defeated Dane Cook after the three-week competition.
Net Worth of Doug Stanhope
Doug Stanhope has an estimated net worth of about &1.5 million. He has several sources of income. Stanhope has performed stand-up comedy in various stages and events. Also, he has released albums of his pranks. Besides that, he has earned by appearing in films. Doug has also sold copies of his books. In addition to that, he has had a podcast and hosted radio shows. All that has significantly contributed to his current net worth.
Doug Stanhope is an award-winning comedian who has won a competition. In addition to that, Doug is an actor as well as an author. Doug is a prankster who has appeared in Invasion of Hidden Cameras and Spy TV. He owns a podcast and a radio show. Also, he has released over ten videos.