How rich is Bill Engvall?
Bill Engvall Net Worth:
|Birth date:||July 27, 1957|
|Birth place:||Galveston, Texas, United States|
|Height:||5 ft 11 in (1.82 m)|
|Profession:||Comedian, Actor, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Television producer, Presenter, Tour guide, Disc jockey|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Spouse:||Gail Engvall (m. 1982)|
|Children:||Emily Engvall, Travis Engvall|
|Movies:||, The Bill Engvall Show, more|
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Bill Engvall biography:
One of the talented performer and comedian of American amusement world, William Ray Engvall, Jr. popularly known as Bill Engvall is best known for his exceptional work as a ‘Stand-up’ comic artist. He is also popular for his signature ‘Here’s Your signal’ bit. This talented actor was born on July 27, 1957 in Galveston, Texas, U.S. Engvall was a member of Xi Chapter of the ‘Kappa Alpha Order’ when he was studying at Southern University. Nonetheless, he left out his college and started to act as tour guide at ‘Inner Space Caverns’. He also worked as a disc jockey in ‘Dallas, Texas’ club. His first standup comedy was seen when he was employed as a club DJ in nightclub. It was in the year 1990 when he shifted his position to pursue his career in comedy. He also appeared on an American sitcom ‘The Golden Palace’. Bill’s other noticeable appearance came as a stand-up routines on the show called ‘The Tonight Show’ as well as the ‘Late Show with David Letterman’.
His first appearance in the tv display came in the ABC series ‘Delta’. In 1996, he released his first comedy records ‘Here’s Your Sign’. The album became a big hit which reached at 5th place on the ‘Billboard Country’ album chart. After the success of his first album, he released farther eight albums. His recent record ‘Aged and Confused’ premiered in 2009. In the year 2000, he started his first of 6 ‘Blue Collar Comedy Tours’ which became quite successful. Engvall gained both fame and fortune from his career. As of 2014, he’s earned an estimated total net worth sum of $40 million.
William Ray “Bill” Engvall, Jr. (born July 27, 1957) is an American comedian and actor best known for his work as a stand-up comic, his signature “Here’s Your Sign” bit, and as a member of the Blue Collar Comedy group.
In 1990 Bill Engvall moved to southern California to dedicate full-time to his comedy. Early notoriety came from hosting the cable show Some of Jokers with Rosie O’Donnell and an appearance on the The Golden Palace where he played Blanche’s son Matthew, a stockbroker turned aspiring comedian. Other early appearances included hosting A&E Networks An Evening at The Improv as well as stand-up routines on The Tonight Show and the Late Show with David Letterman. A career breakthrough happened in 1992 when Engvall was named Best Male Standup at the American Comedy Awards. His first character as a show regular came shortly after when he was cast in the ABC series Delta, starring Delta Burke. But, the show only lasted one season and Engvall returned to making the rounds of comedy clubs and also the occasional television appearance until 1996 when he was cast with fellow comedian and best friend Jeff Foxworthy in the NBC version of The Jeff Foxworthy Show. Signed by Warner Bros. Records in 1996, Engvall released the first of a series of highly successful comedy records, Here’s Your Sign, depending on his signature stage bit. The album was certified Platinum and peaked at #5 on the Billboard Country album chart, thanks in part to the single and video of the same name on which he collaborated with Country star Travis Tritt. 8 more comedy records followed including Dorkfish in 1998, and also the most recent, 2009’s Aged and Confused. In 2011, he also attended the NASCAR Following The Lap occasion in Las Vegas.