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Larry Wilmore Net Worth

Larry Wilmore Net Worth is
$3 Million

Larry Wilmore Biography

Elister Larry Wilmore is a Los Angeles, California-born American writer, producer, actor, magician as well as a comedian best known for being the host of the television show “The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore”. Born on 30 October 1961, well-known television personality Larry has been actively entertaining us since 1983.

One of the most popular television personalities at the present, one may wonder how wealthy is Larry Wilmore as of now? As of early 2016, Larry counts his net worth at the amount of $3 million. Obviously, most of his wealth has been amassed from his involvement in showbiz as an actor, comedian as well as television show host. However, being a writer, producer, political commentator, magician as well as a media critic has also been very significant in earning his net worth.

Larry Wilmore Net Worth $3 Million

Raised a Catholic in Pomona, Larry is the third of six siblings. Inclined towards science and magic since his childhood, he attended Damien High School, then attended California State Polytechnic University to study theatre, but dropped out before graduating in order to pursue a career in acting and comedy. He started out as an actor and appeared in the show “The Facts Of Life” portraying the image of a police officer. At the same time, he also started working as a writer for the talk show “Into The Night With Rick Dees”. This was the point of his life when Larry’s net worth began to rise.

During his career, Larry has appeared in numerous television shows and series including “In Living Color”, “The Office”, “The Daily Show”, “Accidentally On Purpose”, “Happy Endings”, “Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero” and several others, well over in all 20. More recently, Larry has been prominent on television as a part of shows “The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore” and “Penn Zero: Part-time Hero”. Needless to say, all of these projects have been very significant in adding to Larry’s net worth over the years.

Apart from television shows, Larry has also worked in five Hollywood movies and a television movie, including “Good-bye, Cruel World”, “I Love You, Man”, “Dinner For Schmucks”, “Vamps” and others. As a producer, he has worked on successful television series like “The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air”, “The Jamie Foxx Show” and “The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore” among others.

Of course, all of these movies and television series have not only helped him become more successful in showbiz but have also helped Larry amass his wealth worth millions of dollars. During his career, Wilmore has managed to earn several awards and accolades. He won a Peabody Award in 2001 and since then has won a Teen Choice Award and a Primetime Emmy Award among 12 wins and over 30 nominations.

Talking about his personal life, Larry currently lives as a divorcee. He was previously married to Leilani Jones for 20 years before divorcing in 2015. He is the father of two children. Larry’s brother, Marc is also involved in entertainment industry as a writer and an actor. As of now, Larry has been enjoying his career as one of the most successful television personality while his present net worth of $3 million caters to his daily life.

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Full NameLarry Wilmore
Net Worth$3 Million
Date Of BirthOctober 30, 1961
Place Of BirthLos Angeles, California, United States
ProfessionActor, Television producer, Screenwriter, Comedian, Film Producer
EducationCalifornia State Polytechnic University, Pomona
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseLeilani Jones (m. ?–2015)
ChildrenLauren Wilmore, John Wilmore
ParentsBetty Anderson Wilmore, Larry Wilmore
SiblingsMarc Wilmore
Facebookhttp://www.facebook.com/pages/Larry-Wilmore/170883649629193
Twitterhttp://www.twitter.com/larrywilmore
LinkedInhttp://www.linkedin.com/in/larry-wilmore-2b93197
ImDBwww.imdb.com/name/nm0932831
AwardsPeabody Award (2001), a Teen Choice Award, a Primetime Emmy Award,
NominationsWriters Guild of America Award for Television: New Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing - Variety Series, Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Comedy Series, Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Episodic Comedy, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Animated Program, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Host in a Talk, Reality, News/Information or Variety Series
MoviesDate and Switch, Vamps, Dinner for Schmucks, Untitled Peter Knight Comedy Project
TV ShowsThe Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, The Bernie Mac Show, The PJs, The Daily Show, Insecure


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Started as a stand-up comedian and still does it occasionally.
2Was theater major at California State Polytechnic University but dropped out when he landed a stage role.
3Brother of Marc Wilmore.


Quotes

#Quote
1I'll take love or hate. It's indifference that's the bad one.
2I think most writers are masochists in some ways. Most actors are sadists in many ways. So I have that sadomasochistic thing going on.


Pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2003Humanitas PrizeHumanitas Prize30 Minute Network or Syndicated TelevisionThe Bernie Mac Show (2001)Teri Schaffer (teleplay)

Steve Tompkins (teleplay)
2002Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Writing for a Comedy SeriesThe Bernie Mac Show (2001)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016BTVA Television Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a New Television SeriesPenn Zero: Part-Time Hero (2014)Thomas Middleditch

Adam Devine

Tania Gunadi

Alfred Molina

Gary Cole

Lea Thompson

Lenny Venito

Rosie Perez

Adam West
2016Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Host in a News, Talk, Reality, or Variety (Series or Special)The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore (2015)
2008WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USAComedy SeriesThe Office (2005)Steve Carell

Jennifer Celotta

Greg Daniels

Lee Eisenberg

Anthony Q. Farrell

Brent Forrester

Mindy Kaling

Ryan Koh

Lester Lewis

Paul Lieberstein

B.J. Novak

Michael Schur

Justin Spitzer

Gene Stupnitsky

Caroline Williams
2006WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USAComedy SeriesThe Office (2005)Jennifer Celotta

Greg Daniels

Lee Eisenberg

Ricky Gervais

Mindy Kaling

Paul Lieberstein

Stephen Merchant

B.J. Novak

Michael Schur

Gene Stupnitsky
2006WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USANew SeriesThe Office (2005)Jennifer Celotta

Greg Daniels

Lee Eisenberg

Ricky Gervais

Mindy Kaling

Paul Lieberstein

Stephen Merchant

B.J. Novak

Michael Schur

Gene Stupnitsky
2003Humanitas PrizeHumanitas Prize30 Minute Network or Syndicated TelevisionThe Bernie Mac Show (2001)Warren Hutcherson (teleplay by)

Kriss Turner (teleplay by)
2003WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USAEpisodic ComedyThe Bernie Mac Show (2001)
1999Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Animated Program (For Programming One Hour or Less)The PJs (1999)Steve Tompkins (executive producer)

Brian Grazer (executive producer)

Ron Howard (executive producer)

Tony Krantz (executive producer)

Eddie Murphy (executive producer)

Will Vinton (executive producer)

Tom Turpin (executive producer)

Bill Freiberger (supervising producer)

David Flebotte (supervising producer)

Mary Sandell

David Bleiman Ichioka

Michael Price

J. Michael Mendel

Al Jean (consulting producer)

Mike Reiss (consulting producer)

Les Firestein (consulting producer/writer)

Donald R. Beck (co-producer)

Mark Gustafson (supervising director)
1992Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Individual Achievement in Writing in a Variety or Music ProgramIn Living Color (1990)Pam Veasey (head writer)

Greg Fields (head writer)

Les Firestein (head writer)

Keenen Ivory Wayans (writer)

Fax Bahr (writer)

Fred Graver (writer)

Adam Small (writer)

Michael Anthony Snowden (writer)

Steve Tompkins (writer)

Damon Wayans (writer)

Marc Wilmore (writer)

Harry Dunn (writer)

Michelle Jones (writer)

Becky Hartman Edwards (writer)

Buddy Sheffield (writer)

John Bowman (writer)


Filmography

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
InsecureTV Series created by - 12 episodes, 2016 - 2017 creator - 6 episodes, 2016 written by - 1 episode, 2016
The Nightly Show with Larry WilmoreTV Series 226 episodes, 2015 - 2016 writer - 33 episodes, 2015
2016 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner2016TV Movie written by
Larry Wilmore's Race, Religion & Sex in Florida2012TV Special documentary
Larry Wilmore Talks About Race, Religion and Sex in Utah2012TV Movie
Love Bites2011TV Series written by - 2 episodes
The Bernie Mac ShowTV Series created by - 104 episodes, 2001 - 2006 story - 2 episodes, 2002 written by - 2 episodes, 2001 - 2002
The Office2005TV Series written by - 1 episode
Beverly Hills S.U.V.2004TV Movie
Whoopi2003TV Series writer - 1 episode
The PJsTV Series created by - 43 episodes, 1999 - 2001 written by - 3 episodes, 1999 - 2001
Teen Angel1997TV Series written by - 1 episode
The Jamie Foxx Show1996TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Sister, SisterTV Series 3 episodes, 1994 - 1995 story editor - 39 episodes, 1994 - 1996 writer - 2 episodes, 1995
The Show1996TV Series story - 1 episode
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air1995TV Series written by - 1 episode
In Living ColorTV Series 5 episodes writer - 58 episodes, 1991 - 1993
Into the Night1990-1991TV Series writer - 6 episodes

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Insecure2016TV Series executive producer - 8 episodes
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore2015-2016TV Series executive producer - 259 episodes
Black-ish2014-2015TV Series executive producer - 23 episodes
Larry Wilmore's Race, Religion & Sex in Florida2012TV Special documentary executive producer
Larry Wilmore's Race, Religion & Sex2012TV Movie executive producer
Larry Wilmore Talks About Race, Religion and Sex in Utah2012TV Movie executive producer
Love BitesTV Series consulting producer - 4 episodes, 2011 producer - 1 episode, 2011
The Meeting2009/IIShort co-executive producer
The Office2005-2007TV Series consulting producer - 50 episodes
Whoopi2003-2004TV Series executive producer - 21 episodes
The Bernie Mac Show2001-2003TV Series executive producer - 44 episodes
The PJs1999-2001TV Series executive producer - 41 episodes
Teen Angel1997-1998TV Series consulting producer - 17 episodes
The Jamie Foxx Show1996-1997TV Series supervising producer - 21 episodes
The Show1996TV Series producer - 8 episodes
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air1995-1996TV Series co-producer - 24 episodes

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Bernie Mac Show2003-2006TV Series executive consultant - 47 episodes
Sister, SisterTV Series story editor - 45 episodes, 1994 - 1996 executive story editor - 4 episodes, 1994 - 1995

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero2014-2015TV SeriesLarry Principal Larry
Playing House2014TV SeriesDr. Ullman
Date and Switch2014Mr. Vernon
Instant Mom2013TV SeriesFranklin Turner
NTSF:SD:SUV2013TV SeriesHistorian
On Story2013TV Series
Malibu Country2013TV SeriesMr. Clark
Joe, Joe & Jane2013TV MovieWalter
Vamps2012Professor Quincy
Bullet in the Face2012TV Mini-SeriesRacken's Mafiosi #1
Happy Endings2011-2012TV SeriesMr. Forristal
Untitled Peter Knight Comedy Project2011TV MovieJulian
Love Bites2011TV SeriesThe Boss
Traffic Light2011TV SeriesHarvey
Dinner for Schmucks2010Williams
Accidentally on Purpose2009-2010TV SeriesDr. Roland
I Love You, Man2009Minister (uncredited)
How I Met Your Mother2008TV SeriesDr. Greer
Help Me Help You2006-2007TV SeriesLarry / Jimmy
Inseparable2006TV Movie
The Office2005-2006TV SeriesMr. Brown
The PJs1999TV Series
Sister, Sister1994TV SeriesBus Driver
In Living Color1992TV SeriesVarious
The Ghost Writer1990TV MovieThe Paramedic
Sledge Hammer!1986TV SeriesMail Man / Terrorist #3
The Facts of Life1983-1984TV SeriesOfficer Ziaukus
Good-bye Cruel World1983Sergeant in 'An Officer and an Elephant Man' / Thug in Congressman's Office

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Bernie Mac Show2002TV Series 1 episode

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Black-ish: Bloopish2015TV Movie thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver2016TV SeriesHimself
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee2016TV SeriesHimself
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert2015-2016TV SeriesHimself
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore2015-2016TV SeriesHimself - Host / Soul Daddy / Bill Cosby / ...
Real Time with Bill Maher2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
2016 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner2016TV MovieHimself - Host
Late Night with Seth Meyers2016TV SeriesHimself
CBS This Morning2015-2016TV SeriesHimself
CBS News Sunday Morning2016TV Series documentaryHimself
The Wendy Williams Show2016TV SeriesHimself
StarTalk2015TV SeriesHimself
The 67th Primetime Emmy Awards2015TV SpecialHimself - Audience Member
The Daily Show2006-2015TV SeriesHimself - Correspondent / Himself - Handoff to 'The Nightly Show' / Himself
Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Together for Autism Programs2015TV SpecialHimself
The View2015TV SeriesHimself
Today2015TV SeriesHimself
Media Buzz2015TV SeriesHimself - Host, The Nightly Show
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2009-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Comedy Central's All-Star Non-Denominational Christmas Special2014TV Special
Goddaughter2013ShortHimself
Overheard2013TV SeriesHimself - interviewee
Larry Wilmore's Race, Religion & Sex in Florida2012TV Special documentaryHimself - Host
Larry Wilmore's Race, Religion & Sex2012TV MovieHimself - Host
Larry Wilmore Talks About Race, Religion and Sex in Utah2012TV MovieHimself - Host
America in Primetime2011TV Series documentaryHimself - Consulting Producer, The Office / Himself - Creator, The Bernie Mac Show
The Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear2010TV SpecialHimself - Correspondent
Night of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Concert for Autism Education2010TV MovieHimself
Made in Hollywood2010TV SeriesHimself
D.L. Hughley Breaks the News2009TV SeriesHimself
Make 'Em Laugh: The Funny Business of America2009TV Series documentaryHimself
Anatomy of a Script: Larry Wilmore2008Video documentaryHimself
The 54th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards2002TV SpecialHimself - Winner: Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
In Living Color1992TV SeriesHimself
The Pat Sajak Show1989TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Drunken Peasants2016TV SeriesHimself
The Greg Gutfeld Show2015TV SeriesHimself
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