Steve Harvey Net Worth
|Date of Birth||January 17, 1957|
|Age||66 years old|
|Height||6 ft 1 inch (1.85m)|
|Net Worth||$200 million|
Steve Harvey Introduction
Steve Harvey is a famous American stand-up comedian who also writes, produces, and acts in movies. His various responsibilities reflect his wide range of interests and life experiences.
He had no intention of becoming a stand-up comic at first, but once he discovered the art, he never looked back.
Steve Harvey Early Life
Broderick Stephen Harvey as well-known Steve Harvey was born in 1957, on the 17th, of January in Welch, West Virginia. Harvey’s father’s name is Jesse Harvey and while his mother is Eloise Harvey he is a housewife.
Harvey and his parents moved to Cleveland, Ohio when he was a child. Steve Harvey had no idea at this point that his new roadway in Ohio will one day be dubbed “Steve Harvey Way.”
Steve Harvey Personal Life
Harvey has been married three times. His current partner is Marjorie Bridges, whom he married in 2007. He has seven kids, three from his first wife, one from his second wife, and three from Marjorie’s first marriage, whom he acquired when they married. With Marjorie, he established The Steve and Marjorie Harvey Organization, which specializes in child education and outreach.
Steve Harvey Age, Height, & Weight
Being born in 1957, on the 17th, of January “Steve Harvey” age is 66 years old as of today date and his height is 6 feet 1 inch tall, (1.85 m) and his weight is 104 kilogram and (229 lbs) in pounds as of 2022.
Harvey referred to Cornel West and Tavis Smiley as “Uncle Toms” on his radio show in August 2011 because of their disapproval of President Barack Obama. Harvey eventually apologized for using the phrase, but he did not change his mind on West and Smiley.
Harvey stated in 2020 that the COVID-19 pandemic contributed to the context in which the George Floyd protests took place, as more people became aware of police violence. “I believe for the first time ever, non-African Americans have joined in to protest and be horrified at what’s happening to people of color — more than I’ve ever seen before,” he said.
Steve Harvey Career
Following four decades of practicing stand-up comedy on local stages, he won the final of the Second Annual Johnnie Walker National Comic Festival in 1989.
In 1993, he became the host of Showtime at the Apollo, a role he held until 2000.
Steve Harvey’s own sitcom, The Steve Harvey Tonight, appeared on WB Television from 1996 to 2002. Cedric the Entertainer, who later joined him on the Masters of Comedy Tour with Bernie Mac and D.L. Hughley, established their friendship during this show.
The show went on to become the largest comedy tour in history in the United States.
Harvey’s other efforts also include the Steve Harvey Morning Talk show, a daily talk radio program, and cameos in films such as You Got Served. He also writes relationship counseling books. He most recently hosted the game show Family Feud. Harvey has joined the ranks of Matt Groening, Larry David, Jerry Seinfeld, and Kevin Hart as one of the world’s richest comedians.
Steve Harvey Net Worth
Steve Harvey has an approximate net worth is estimated to be around $200 million as of 2022. He has become the host of “Family Feud,” which he took over from John O’Hurley in 2010. The program was a fiasco when Harvey took over, and it was on the verge of being canceled. Since he took over as host, Family Feud has consistently been among the top ten most-watched daytime shows, and third among game shows (after Gameshow and Jeopardy!).
Family Feud eclipsed Wheel of Fortune as one of the most-watched game shows on tv in June 2015 and has since consistently ranked among the top 3 different shows on television. For hosting Family Feud, Steve Harvey currently earns an average of $10 million every year. He also earns an additional $20 million each year from his radio show.
Other Business Ventures
Harvey’s other projects include the 2009 publication of the novel “Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man,” which motivated the 2012 ensemble picture “Think Like a Man.” The novel spent 64 weeks on the New York Times bestseller in hardcover. “Jump: Take the Leap of Faith to Achieve Your Life of Abundance” (2015), “Straight Talk, No Chaser” (2010), and “Act Like A Success” (2014) are among his other works (2016). In addition, in 2014, he established Delightful, a dating site he co-founded with IAC. Harvey founded the program “Little Big Shots” with Ellen DeGeneres in 2016, which he also presented till 2019.
Harvey merged all of his business activities into Steven Harvey Global in 2017. (SHG). His production firm East One 12, as well as Harvey Events, run by his child Morgan and her husband, fall under SHG. SHG also holds the rights to overseas editions of “Family Feud,” which will premiere in Africa in 2020. Under SHG, he has continued his many business ventures, including the 2017 debut of the Sand and Soul Festival, a yearly event combining live entertainment, comics, and a Q&A session with Harvey.
Steve Harvey has an approximate net worth that is expected to exceed $200 million as of 2022.
During the 1990s, Steve Harvey became a household celebrity and a role model for many African Americans.
His TV sitcom resurrected the WB, with millions tuning in each week. Harvey showed no signs of slowing down, taking on numerous roles at the same time, demonstrating his ambition and dedication.