Known as one of The Original Kings of Comedy, Cedric The Entertainer is one of the most famous figures in the comedy genre. He is credited with breathing some fresh air into the comedy industry through his talents. You may be curious how well the comedy icon has done financially.
Born Cedric Antonio Kyles he is more famous for his stage name Cedric the Entertainer or The Amazing Cedric Kyles. Apart from his comedy career, he has also hosted some major TV shows like Def Comedy Jam and ComicView. He also worked as a director and debuted in March 2010 with the film Dance Fu. which was funded by his own company Bird and a Bear Entertainment.
The bulk of his fame comes from his time alongside iconic TV show Family Feud host Steve Harvey. Cedric and Steve hosted the WB sitcom The Steve Harvey Show. We have more details of his career and net worth here.
How The Comedian Gathered A Jaw-Dropping Net Worth?
As of 2019, Cedric has gathered more than $15 million as his net worth. The majority of his income comes from his time in show business as a standup comedian and TV show host.
CAPTION: Cedric The Entertainer posing for a photo. SOURCE: Instagram
He has also acted in some movies like Be Cool, Barbershop 2: Back in Business and Ice Age which have added to the brand value of the Missouri native. Notably, he was the lead comedian at the White House Correspondents Dinner when George W. Bush was POTUS.
The Expensive Array Of Properties And Assets Owned By Cedric
He owns a Matte Black GMC Denali car which costs from $40,240-$81,270 as of data from 2016. The 2019 model of the car costs around $68,114. He bought the top of the line machine for around $74,720. Talking about expensive cars Cedric owns a Rolls Royce Phantom, which is in the same category as the most expensive among the company’s range.
In addition to this, he has a wonderful property in Chatsworth California which has 5 luxurious bedrooms, 4 exotic baths and a quarter bath. The property is a bungalow rather than a home and has a price tag in the millions.
Likewise, he owns a house in Florissant Missouri. The lavish property has a swimming pool an adjacent spa and a flame pit. He hasn’t revealed the cost of his house but properties in this area range from around $54,000.00 to $175,000.00.
CAPTION: Cedric The Entertainer beside his car. SOURCE: Zimbio
The Barbershop star is fond of expensive things as we can see, he has a Yellow Gold Rolex Day Date II which is made of platinum ice blue and an 18 carat gold case with an 18 carat gold President bracelet. He splashed a hefty $40,000 on the watch.
He has another Rolex to add to his collection too. He owns a Rolex Sea Dweller that he received as a birthday gift. The watch which is waterproof to a depth of 4000 feet costs around $12,350.
Quick Facts: Cedric The Entertainer
- Cedric The Entertainer was born Cedric Antonio Kyles on April 24, 1964, in Jefferson City, Missouri, USA.
- The multiple award winner got married to Lorna Wells in 1999 and has 3 children.
- He shared the Gotham Independent Film Award for Best Ensemble with the cast of his film, Talk To Me.
- Kyles has won 10 awards out of the 15 nominations during his career.
- The Amazing Cedric Kyles, as he is popularly known was honoured with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in July 2019.
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