Kevin Hart is a well-known American Comedian, Stand-Up artist and an actor who made $87.5 million in 2016 and over $90 million in 2017. You can recognize him from his hit movies like “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle”, ‘Ride Along’, ‘Ride Along 2’, ‘Central Intelligence’, ‘Get Hard’, and ‘The Wedding Ringer’. He is one of the richest Stand-Up comedians in America. Keep reading to know more about Kevin Hart’s net worth in 2018.
Kevin Hart Early Life
Kevin Darnell Hart was born in 1979 on 6th July to Nancy Hart and Henry Robert Witherspoon in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He also has a brother named Robert. He was brought up by his single mother, as his father was in jail most of Kevin’s childhood. He saw comedy as his escape from his family issues.
Kevin completed his schooling from Community College of Philadelphia. Later he moved to Massachusetts, where he worked as a Salesman. During this time, he also started pursuing a career as a Stand-Up comedian and started performing at different clubs in Philadelphia.
Kevin Hart has married twice; he married his first wife Torrei Hart in 2003, whom he divorced in 2011. The couple had two children together named Heaven Hart and Hendrix Hart.
He married his second wife Eniko Parrish in 2016 and his children from his previous wedding were there to cheer their father. He even appointed his son as his best man in his second wedding.
This year Hart and Eniko have announced that they expecting their first child together.
Unlike most comedians, Kevin Hart likes to keep himself in good shape. The multi-talented artist has turned his demeanor into an actor’s, however, he still ensures to do his stand-up shows every now and then.
Kevin Hart Career, Awards & Achievement
Kevin Hart started off his career as a Stand-Up comedian, in which he used to mock subjects like marriage, parenting, racism, self-deprecation, everyday life, African-American Culture, current events etc.
In 2002 he made his on-screen debut appearing on both the television and the big screen.
Kevin has done Television serials like ‘Undeclared’, ‘The Big House’, ‘Modern Family’, ‘Jake in Progress’, ‘Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn’, ‘Lip Sync Battle’, and ‘Top Gear’.
He has also appeared in movies like ‘Scary Movie 3’, ‘Superhero Movie’, ‘Kevin Hart: I am a Grown Little Man’, ‘Kevin Hart: Seriously Funny’, ‘Ride Along’, ‘The Wedding Ringer’, ‘Central Intelligence’, ‘About Last Night’, ‘Top Five’, ‘School Dance’, ‘Think Like a Man Too’, and ‘Ride Along’. He is amongst the few comedy artists who have released their stand-up albums, however luckily for Kevin; these films really helped him in growing his reputation as a comedian.
He is currently starring as a lead in the reality TV series ‘Real Husbands of Hollywood’.
Awards & Achievements
Kevin Hart has won 3 ‘NAAPC Awards’, 1 ‘Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award’, 1 ‘Acalpulco Black Film Festival Award for the Artist of the Year’, 2 ‘Teen Choice Awards’, 1 ‘MTV Movie Award’, 1 ‘Billboard Touring Award’, 3 ‘People’s Choice Awards’, and 3 ‘Kid’s Choice Awards’. In 2015, his name was included in Time magazine as one the ‘100 Most influential people in the world’.
Net Worth of Kevin Hart
Kevin Hart has an estimated net worth of over $145 million. He makes money through all of his professional talents be it acting, stand-up, hosting etc. Being a popular celebrity he has also become a face of several big brands, which also pay him some heavy paychecks.
Kevin Hart is without a doubt one of the most hilarious and popular comedians of our times. His every movie and standup performance is a masterpiece, which can make you laugh till your tears come out. The biggest reason for his popularity is his charming wicked scene of humor, which the Lord has blessed him with. He has truly risen from the dust of his dark childhood and has humor and laughter to make a living.