Jeff Dunham Net Worth : $120 Million
An American Comedy Actor and Ventriloquist
Source of Wealth
Stand-up Comedy, Films, Television Shows
Years of Experience
42 years (approx)
Date of Birth
April 18, 1962
Graduated from Baylor University
Jeff Dunham’s Income & Total Net Worth
Jeff Dunham is a popular comedy actor and ventriloquist with a net worth of $120 million. He was born on April 18, 1962, in Texas. One of the top-grossing comedians, Jeff Dunham has given a number of notable television, film and stage performances and is well-known for his puppet comic roles. Dunham did graduation from Baylor University. He has appeared in numerous television shows, like “The Tonight Show”, “Jeff Dunham: Spark of Insanity”, and “Very Special Christmas Special”. He developed an interest in ventriloquism at the age of 8. Jeff has earned his net worth through his merchandise, TV and film performances, and DVD sales.
Dunham has appeared in several television shows, like Hollywood Squares, The Tonight Show, Good Morning America, The Jeff Dunham Show, Jeff Dunham: Arguing with Myself, Jeff Dunham’s Very Special Christmas Special, Blue Collar TV, Jeff Dunham: Spark of Insanity, 30 Rock, and One on One.
His first feature film was “Delta Farce”, where he played the character of Amazing Ken. He played the character of ‘Louis the Ventriloquist’ in the movie “Dinner for Schmucks”.
In 2008, Dunham released his first music album, named “Don’t Come Home for Christmas”.
In 2003, along with Walter Cummings, Jeff wrote and published a book, named “Dear Walter”, which was a compilation of questions asked about Jeff at various stage performances. He also wrote his autobiography, called ‘All By My Selves: Walter, Peanut, Achmed and Me’, which got published in the year 2010.
Properties: Private Fortunes
Jeff Dunham owns a lavish house at Encino, California. He bought the house for $4.25 million, which features the entire luxurious facilities needed to be at a celebrity’s home.
Besides, Jeff is fond of owning gadgets of Apple Company, and muscle cars as well. Jeff has a great fond of making his own kit helicopters and owns a couple of Rotorway helicopter kits.
Dunham got inclined towards ventriloquism when he was just 8 years old. Except one, he attended all Vent Haven ConVENTion (a yearly meeting of ventriloquist at an international level). When he was a teenager, he started giving performances for audiences. He continued to hone his acting skills in comedy clubs, after completing graduation. He has regularly appeared on “The Tonight Show”.
He is the only person to win “Ventriloquist of the Year” award. The INN Music City News Country Awards nominated him for the “Comedian of the Year” award.