Jamie Kennedy is an American actor, stand-up comedian, screenwriter, and television producer. There are lots of interesting things to know about James Kennedy. Keep reading to know more about James Kennedy net worth in 2018.
Jamie Kennedy Early Life
James Harvey “Jamie” Kennedy was born on May 25, 1970, in Upper Darby Township, Pennsylvania. He rose in the Catholic and completed his graduation from Monsignor Bonner High School in the year 1988. Later, he started following his career in Hollywood extra and also on voice impersonations.
Jamie Kennedy Career, Awards and Achievements
Kennedy started his career while working in Hollywood extra after shifting in the Los Angeles. At that time, he read about Joan River while making dinner and the waiter replied ‘I worked in different movies but aside, I have to work as a waiter.’ After a year, he didn’t get work in his field and he decided to work as a host at Red Lobster. Further, he also applied for the commercial advertisement auditions but didn’t get a positive response from any of them.
Jamie started working as a telemarketer while hope in mind that he can sell products better than others. He started selling products after making a fake person as a customer and selling it to attract more people and got attention. Further, he makes his first appearance in the Scream film series for the role of Randy Meeks in the 90s. He also nominated for the Golden Raspberry Award for the Worst Actor while playing the role of Tim Avery in the movie ‘Son of the Mask’.
He makes his focus to form a production company and started with the name Wannabe Producers. In this production, he produces the different series includes, Stu Stone, MTV show Blowin UP, Malibu’s Most Wanted, Living with Fran, The Starlet, and The Jamie Kennedy Experiment. He also gives his voice for the KSPN NFL 2K5 video game as an advisor for his football team.
Later, he also wrote a biography while working on his own movie ‘Malibu’s Most Wanted’ and the book gives him a chance to enter in the Hollywood to follow his dreams. His ability to entertain people helped him to become a stand-up comedian. He also knew for making sketches in the live telecast of the show ‘The Jamie Kennedy Experiment’ which was telecasted on WB Network. In 2006, he started entertaining people from the show ‘Unwashed: The Stand-up Special’ and also appeared in the Criminal Minds series as a serial killer.
Awards and Achievements
Kennedy has achieved different achievements in his career. In 1996, he was nominated with the Circuit Community Awards for Best Cast Ensemble for playing the role of Romeo. After two years, he received the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for the best supporting male actor. Later, he received different achievements includes the Teen choice award in 2003, Stinkers bad movie award in 2005, worst actor award in 2006 and also worst screen couples award in the same year.
Net Worth of Jamie Kennedy
Jamie is an American actor, stand-up comedian, a television producer who has made his net worth of around $12.5 million. His earning comes from different sources for playing roles in the movies and also for producing different series. He also was known as a comedian and perform in the live telecast programs in front of the stage.
James Kennedy is a most lovable actor in the eyes of the people. He always comes with unique gesture and his ability to entertain people with his comedy. His passion retains him to work in the field of acting after getting the worst result in the starting. He also worked as a television producer and produces several movies and series. James struggled so many years to get this platform where he is standing today.