Joel Edward McHale is an American based comedian, a host, an actor and a producer. He is famous for his super hit television comedy show ‘Community’ where he played the role of Jeff Winger. He has also hosted a popular television show ‘The Soup’ which went off air in 2015. Apart from his career as a comedian and a host, he has done several movies such as Spy Kids: All the Time in the World (2011), he has also starred with the famous Mark Wahlberg in his movie Ted (2012). In 2016 he hosted another sitcom ‘The Great Indoors’ which went off air after one year. Here is a quick summary of Joel McHale’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Joel McHale Early Life-
Joel Edward McHale was born on November 20, 1971 in Rome, Italy. He was born in a Catholic family to Jack McHale and Laurie. He spent his childhood in Seattle, Washington and later in Haddonfield, New Jersey. McHale went to the Mercer Island High School. For further studies he went to the University of Washington and got graduated with a bachelor’s degree in History in the year 1995. He was offered a sports crew job, but he declined and started playing for a football team. He accomplished the Professional Actors Training Program from the University of Washington.
Joel McHale Career, Awards & Achievement-
After his graduation, without any further delay he began his professional career. He became the part of ‘Almost Live’! show which was produced by Seattle’s KING-TV for four years. He then became the part of Unexpected Productions’s group ‘improv comedy’. After graduating with the Master’s degree in acting, He went to Los Angeles and appeared in Diagnosis: Murder, Will & Grace and CSI: Miami. In ‘Lords of Dogtown’ he portrayed a television reporter. He has also appeared in ‘Thank God You’re Here’. McHale has appeared in some super hit films such as Spider-Man 2 in which he played a bank manager. In 2004, he started hosting a show The Soup. Throughout his career he has appeared in various shows and films. Recently he has been doing 2015 ESPY Awards, Comedy Bang! Bang!, Dr. Ken, Dimension 404, Mystery Science Theater 3000, Milo Murphy’s Law, the Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale, Santa Clarita Diet.
Awards & Achievement-
He has been nominated for several awards and has won many of them. In 2010 he was nominated for the EWwy Award for Best Actor in a Comedy. In 2011 he won the EWwy Award for Best Actor in a Comedy. In the same year he was nominated for the Satellite Award for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy. In 2012 he won the TV Guide Award for Favorite Ensemble. In 2012 he was nominated for Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Actor in a Comedy Series. In the same year he won the PAAFTJ Television Award for Best Cast in a Comedy Series and EWwy Award for Best Actor, Comedy.
Net worth of Joel McHale-
He has been very popular throughout his career and charges $60 Thousand Per Episode. He has been successful as an actor as well as a comedian and a host. He is still doing various television shows. Joel McHale has an estimated net worth of $16 million.
Joel McHale was born in a Catholic family in Rome, Italy. He was raised in Seattle, Washington and later in Haddonfield, New Jersey. He wanted to be an actor and hence earned himself a degree in acting. He started off his career as a comedian and later started appearing in films.