» Eddie Griffin net worth

Posted On: May 23, 2014
Eddie Griffin is one of the reputed comedian and actor of America with the net worth of $500 thousand. Eddie Griffin has gathered his net worth through his TV series Malcolm & Eddie and his roles in other feature films.

Starting his career in 1991, Eddie was seen in the films like The Meteor Man released in 1993, Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo of 1999 and Double Take released in 2001. His performance in 2002 released Undercover Brother was highly admired by critics as well as mass. Also credited for his performance in 2002 film John Q, Eddie Griffin has been much admired as an actor. His titular character in the UPN TV sitcom Malcolm & Eddie was his major breakthrough in the entertainment industry. Casted alongside Malcolm-Jamal Warner in lead character, the show aired for 4 seasons from 1996 to 2000 establishing Eddie and Malcolm as one of the leading men in the TV sitcoms. The show held drifted Eddie’s capability towards ultimate height. He was also credited for his portrayal of characters in the comic parody film Scary Movie 3 in 2003. He had also reprised his character of T.J. Hicks in Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo released in 2005. Also known for starring in Norbit and Urban Justice, Eddie was included in the list of 100 Greatest Stand-ups of all Time, by Comedy Central. He was one of the main cast in the 2011 released Comedy Central’s DVD “You Can Tell’ Em I Said It”. Eddie Griffin is also one of the prolific and talented performer; credited for his appearance in Dr. Dre’s album 2001 and Helter Skelter of The D.O.C. One of the terrific comedian and mimic artists, Eddie is much noted for his imitation of Michael Jackson’s gestures on the issue of crack cocaine. Eddie Griffin is also accounted for his TV show Chappelle’s Show, Eddie Griffin Going For Broke and The Year Without a Santa Claus. Seen working in Black Dynamite since 2012, Eddie Griffin was reported to be launching his new sitcom The Boondocks in 2014.

Eddie Griffin was born as Edward Rubin Griffin in 15 July 1968 in Kansas City, Missouri, US. Raised by his phone corporation operator mother Doris Thomas, single handedly, Eddie was an attendant of Kansas State University where he was an enrollee for biological engineering but had opted out in 3 months of enrollment. As per sources, Griffin is said to have been married thrice. Eddie was first married at the young age of 16. He had married his childhood girlfriend Carla in 1983. Their relationship ended in 1996 and Griffin was in acquaintance with his second spouse Rochelle, whom he married in 2002. Eddie Griffin was reported to have tied his marriage knot for third time in 2011 with Nia Rivers. Father of 9 children, Eddie’s first kid Edward James Griffin, III is said to be in his late 20s at present.

Involved in a serious automobile crash in 2007 during a charity show, Eddie Griffin has been often criticized for the accident to be his publicity stunt. Extremely talented in his field, Eddie is one of the finest stand-ups of present era keeping aside his dark controversies and verdicts.