Eric Fred Norris is a famous American radio personality, who is mainly known as the staff member of famous American talk radio show “The Howard Stern Show”. Norris met Howard Stern, when he was working at WCCC radio station.
Apart from Stern show, Norris is also appeared in many films and television series included Eastbound & Down, 5up 2down, Everything’s Jake, Believe, The Hotel Manor Inn and Private Parts. Fred played multi roles in the Howard Stern on Demand television series as a producer, director, sound department and as an actor. Now let’s have a close look on Fred Norris’s net worth in 2018.
Fred Norris Early Life
Fred Leo Nukis aka Fred Norris was born on July 9, 1955 in Willimantic, Connecticut, U.S. His parents, Valija and Henry were immigrates from Latvian who came to USA to better their future. Fred was brought up in Manchester, Connecticut. His childhood memories were not pleasant that he could cherish on. He went through a very torrid time. His father was suffering from alcoholic problem, where his brother used to physically abuse him many times. To avoided his father and brother, he spend most of his time reading books and going for a long bicycle rides. After separated from his father, Fred’s mother married to Lewis Norris. Fred was thirteen years old that time. His step father was very supportive to Fred as he treated him like his real son. With his step father’s support and guidance he started learning guitar.
Fred Norris officially changed his birth name Fred Leo Nukis to Eric Fred Norris in 1993. He is very close to his step father and to show his gratitude to him, he changed his biological father’s name to his step father’s name. Fred married to Allison Furman in 1994. They both first met on Stern’s radio show’s segment “Dial-A-Date”. Fred and Allison were blessed with a baby girl named Tess on November 2002.
Fred Norris Career, Awards & Achievement
Fred Norris is known to be one of the longest staff members of The Howard Stern Show. He started his career with WCCC fm radio station in Hartford, Connecticut. He was a college student at that time. Fred first met with Howard Stern, during a night shift at WCCC. They instantly became good friends. In 1981, Stern joined WAQY-FM in Springfield, Massachusetts. After the success of his show at WWDC in Washington, D.C, Stern became more popular with high ratings. He then hired Fred Norris as a producer for his own show The Howard Stern Show in 1982. Till now Fred is the part of Stern’s show. Fred helped to create many memorable moments in this show. He has written many brilliant comedy scripts for Fred’s show. Fred has also done many movies and television shows like Law & Order, All in Time, Howard Stern on Demand, Believe, Cold Hearts, Two Ninas and many more.
Net Worth of Fred Norris
Fred Norris is best known for his comic timing professional circle. Through his work he has proved himself that whatever work he takes in his hand; he took best out of it. Fred Norris’s net worth is estimated to be $18 million. His main source of income is his earnings from The Howard Stern Show. He earned near about $6 million as his annual salary. He has done several films and television series, which also add to his Net Worth.
Even though he has seen the worst during his childhood, he never let these things affect his upcoming life. Fred is known to be one of the funniest radio personalities of all times. He is very popular in radio world and people loved him for his exceptional comic timing. Fred is not only known for his brilliant work but also for his genuine causes. He also supports many fund raising organizations.