Kevin Hart has earned a lot of fame (and money) as an actor and comedian. As one of the richest comedians in the industry, Kevin Hart’s net worth is estimated to be $120.0 million, and is sure to grow. Below are details about how much Kevin Hart is worth.
Kevin Hart has entertained audiences worldwide in his movies and stand-up shows. There is no wonder why he is a now a household name. We all know that he is a hard worker and dedicated father, but we do not know much about how the star earns his wealth. Below is a closer look at Kevin Hart’s net worth.
How Rich is Kevin Hart?
Between 2015 and 2016, Kevin Hart made approximately $87.5 million. He had over 100 shows in 12 months and grossed an average of $1.0 million at each venue. Besides being a stand-up comedian, Hart earns a good amount of money from endorsements and sponsorships from companies like Foot Locker, Hyundai, and H&M.
His What Now? Tour sold more than 600,000 tickets and earned $35.0 million before it even started. The comedian’s fans follow his social media accounts closely, with Kevin Hart’s Instagram having over 50 million followers.
Kevin Hart’s Net Worth in Recent Years
Kevin Hart’s Earnings from Movies
|Movies||Earnings from Movies|
|The Wedding Ringer||$4.3 million|
|Get Hard||$3.5 million|
|About Last Night||$2.7 million|
|Top Five||$2.0 million|
|Ride Along||$1.7 million|
Kevin was Raised by a Single Mother
Kevin Darnell Hart was born on July 6, 1979, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He and his brother Robert were raised by his mother, Nancy Hart. His father, Henry Witherspoon was a cocaine addict who would be in and out of jail throughout Hart’s childhood.
After graduating from high school, Hart briefly attended the Community College of Philadelphia and moved to New York City. He then moved to Massachusetts and worked as a shoe salesman. After a performance at an amateur night in Philadelphia, Hart decided to pursue a career in stand-up.
From Stand-Up Comedy to Films and TV
Kevin Hart initially had a hard time on stage. There were plenty of nights where he was booed off the stage. Instead of letting it bring him down, he signed up for comedy competitions which helped him find his style. His success as a comedian brought him to the world of film, with roles in Scary Movie 3, Scary Movie 4, The Wedding Ringer, Along Came Polly, and Think Like a Man.
After getting some recognition for his films, Hart released his comedy special, I’m a Grown Little Man in 2009. He then and released his Seriously Funny (2010) and Laugh at My Pain (2011) specials.
Hart then had roles in Death at a Funeral, Little Fockers, Grudge Match, Ride Along, and Central Intelligence, further establishing him as a comedic actor. This year, Kevin Hart’s upcoming movies Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie and Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle are expected to do well at the box office. Hart is currently filming Untouchable, which will be released in 2018.
Aside from films, he has appeared on TV shows like Undeclared, Comedy Central Presents, Real Husbands of Hollywood, Wild ‘n Out, and Modern Family.
Kevin Hart’s Awards
In 2015, Kevin Hart was named in Time magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World by Chris Rock. Hart also won the Best Actor BET award for Kevin Hart: Laugh at My Pain. He received three NAACP Image Awards for Real Husbands of Hollywood; two Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards for Ride Along and Choice Comedian; and three People’s Choice Awards, two for Favorite Comedic Movie Actor (Central Intelligence and The Wedding Ringer) and one for Favorite Cable TV Actor. Kevin Hart also has countless nominations for MTV Awards, more People’s Choice Awards, and more.
Kevin Hart’s Personal Life
Hart was extremely close to his mother and often talks about her in his stand-up routine, portraying her as a sweet yet intimidating lady. She passed away in 2007 from cancer. Kevin’s relationship with his father also improved over the years as Henry Witherspoon overcame his addiction, “My dad said I was supposed to be on drugs. I was like, ‘Dad, shut up,’ but then I thought about it, and it was stupid, but it made sense. He was saying that basically he was my example to never go down that road.”
Kevin Hart was married to Torrei Hart from 2003 to 2011, citing irreconcilable differences as the reason for their divorce. They share joint custody of their kids Heaven and Hendrix, whom he often shares pictures with on his social media accounts.
Hart started dating model Eniko Parrish soon after he separated from his wife.The couple tied the knot in August 2016 in front of 200 guests in Santa Barbara, California, where his son was Hart’s best man.
Kevin Hart’s House and Cars Collection
Kevin Hart has a beautiful house in Tarzana, California, which is believed to have been bought at $2.0 million. His home has seven bedrooms, a swimming pool, and six bathrooms. Celebrities like Chris Brown, Demi Lovato, and Jon Lovitz reportedly live in the same area.Hart has been seen riding a Mercedes Benz SLS AMG, which is priced at $300,000. He has also been seen with a Mercedes-Benz G63, which costs around $150,000 MSRP.