Hannibal Buress is a well-known stand-up comedian from America who is also a producer, writer, and actor. He rose to prominence after appearing in ‘The Awkward Comedy Show’ on Comedy Central. Buress has appeared in many television shows and films and has also released many comedy albums. His debut album called ‘My Name is Hannibal’ became available from 2010. He is also a voice actor. Keep reading to know more about Hannibal Buress’s net worth in 2018.
Hannibal Buress Early Life
Hannibal Amir Buress was born on February 4, 1983, in Chicago, Illinois to his parents John Burress and Margaret Buress. He grew up in the neighborhood of Austin in Chicago.
He went to Steinmetz College Prep and also attended Southern Illinois University Carbondale for a brief period. There he became friends with Open Mike Eagle.
There have been no reports on who Hannibal Buress is currently dating. There is also no information about his previous relationships as the actor has been very private in his personal life.
He was living in New York City, but in 2017, he moved back to the Wicker Park neighborhood of Chicago. He has been known to be an atheist.
Hannibal Buress Career, Awards & Achievement
Hannibal Buress was seen in Comedy Central’s ‘The Awkward Comedy Show’. He has done stand-up comedy in various television shows like ‘Live at Gotham’, ‘John Oliver’s New York Stand-Up Show’, ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’, ‘Lopez Tonight’, ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’, ‘Late Show with David Letterman’, ‘Russell Howard’s Good News’, ‘Conan’, and ‘Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell’.
In 2009, he appeared in ‘Saturday Night Live’. Buress has also appeared in ‘Louie’ and ’30 Rock’. His other television roles include ‘’High Maintenance’, ‘Children’s Hospital’, ‘’Broad City’, and ‘8 Out of 10 Cats’.
He has voiced on the television shows ‘’Lucas Bros. moving Co.’, ‘China, IL’, ‘Chozen’, and ‘Justice League Action’. In 2012, he became the co-host, producer, and writer of ‘The Eric Andre Show’. He is also the creator, host, and executive producer of ‘Why? with Hannibal Buress’.
He made his film debut in 2011 by appearing in the short film ‘Heart Break’. In 2013, Buress was seen in the film ‘The Kings of Summer’. His other film credits include ‘Neighbors’, ‘Band of Robbers’, ‘Daddy’s Home’, ‘Nerdland’, ‘The Angry Birds Movie’, ‘The Secret Life of Pets’, ‘Baywatch’, ‘Kuso’, and ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’.
Hannibal Buress has also released five albums. His album ‘Animal Furnace’ was released in 2012. His other albums include ‘Live from Chicago’, ‘Comedy Camisado’, and ‘Hannibal Takes Edinburg’.
Awards & Achievements
In 2007, Time Out Chicago awarded Hannibal Buress with the Chicago’s Funniest Person Award. He was nominated for the 2010 Emmy Award for ‘Saturday Night Live’. In 2012, he won the American Comedy Award and is the winner of the Gemini Awards in 2011. He has also received a nomination from the Writers Guild of America in 2012 for ’30 Rock’.
Net Worth of Hannibal Buress
Hannibal Buress has an estimated net worth of more than $2.5 million. He inherited this fortune by appearing in a number of television shows. He has also successfully appeared in many films and has released comedy albums. In 2018, he will be seen in the films ‘Blockers’ and ‘Tag’. Buress has also appeared in two video games. He has successfully produced his own show and is also the producer of ‘The Eric Andre Show’.
Hannibal Buress is considered one of the most popular stand-up comedians in the world. He has released albums and has also made guest-appearance in the albums of other artists like Jeremih, DJ Drama, Lil Dicky, Serengeti, Open Mike Eagle, and Statik Selektah. In 2010, Hannibal Buress appeared in the list of “Ten Comics to Watch in 2010” by Variety magazine.