Net Worth: $6 Million
Gilbert Gottfried has been performing since 1980, for more than three decades now. He has worked and excelled as an actor, stand-up comedian and even voice actor. Gilbert’s current estimated net worth stands at an impressive $6 Million. He is perhaps best known for his comic persona of speaking in a loud and grating tone that has become almost a trademark now.
Gilbert has worked on a lot of movies and television shows over the years. Some of them are, The Adventures of Ford Fairlane, Superboy, Highway to Hell, Thumbelina, Beavis and Butthead, Twisted Tales of Felix the Cat, The Cosby Show, The Aristocrats, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Comedy Central Roast: Bob Saget, VH1′s I Love the New Millennium, The Comedy Central Roast: Donald Trump, Law & Order: SVU, and many others. Gilbert has also worked in a few commercials. He has worked as a voice artist for Aflac, and also in the Eastern Automtove Group commercials. All these performances have contributed to his fame and wealth. But one performance that makes Gilbert Gottfried stand out is that of the parrot Lago in Aladdin of Disney. He is also known for the Problem Child movies.
Gilbert Gottfried has courted controversies often, mainly from his performances as a stand-up comedian. He cracked jokes about the 9/11 tragedy and also the Japanese tsunami. None of these were received well by the audience. However apart from this, Gilbert remains a popular comedian.
Gilbert Gottfried was born in Brooklyn, New York, U.S. He is married to Dara Kravitz. They have a daughter and a son.