Steve Harvey is a multi-talented individual as he is a media personality, a comedian, an author, a producer, an actor and these talents have boosted his net worth to $125 million. He is most famous for his morning show “The Steve Harvey Morning Show” which he hosts and his TV comedy series “The Steve Harvey Show” among others.
Back in 2015 Steve Harvey went viral on the internet when he read the wrong name of Miss Universe pageant hoping now he rings a bell as to whom he is. For 3 decades Steve Harvey has been on the entertainment industry even as a DJ and one can one wonder how has he accumulated such a net worth. Well here is Steve Harvey autobiography.
Biography & Wiki
Born Broderick Stephen Harvey is the son of Jesse Harvey and Eloise Vera who gave birth to him in 1957 west Virginia America. He grew up in Ohio where he went to school at Glenville High School and would later join Kent State University and west Virginia University.
Harvey is a married man with seven children calling him daddy. He has been married three times the first wife being Marcia Harvey whom they have three children, the second wife being Mary Harvey whom they had one child and now the current wife Marjorie Harvey who has three children.
Before turning to professional career Harvey undertook other several jobs among them being a mailman, Carpet cleaner, autoworker and even an insurance salesperson.
Steve Harvey started of his career as standup comedian back in 1995 at comedy clubs. When he started off he had nothing and many are the times he would sleep in his Ford and shower on gas stations. As the finalist in Johnnie Walker National comedy search 1990 he was selected to host Its Showtime at the Apollo opened the path of success. He starred at ABC show Me and the Boys and later star at WB show The Steve Harvey Show which was aired between 1996 and 2002.he would be contracted again by WB network to star at Steve Harvey’s Big Time Challenge which ran between 2003 and 2005. His last gig as a standup comedian was in 2012 where he put to an end his 27-standup career.
Harvey today still is the hosts of the weekday morning radio show which is aired on One Inc radio The Steve Harvey Morning Show. He also hosts to date Family Feud and at one time it become the most watched daytime show. Others are Steve Harvey syndicated talk show, Celebrity Family Feud among others.
Apart from hosting shows Harvey has been hosting Miss Universe pageant since 2015 and he is even set to host 2017 Miss Universe pageant which will take place in Las Vegas.
Awards & Achievements
Some of the awards and honors that Steve Harvey has received so far are NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame inductee, Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, BET Humanitarian Award, NAACP Image Awards Outstanding Host, Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Game Show Host among other awards.
Net worth of Steve Harvey
Steve Harvey net worth amounts to $125 million as of 2017. He is a man whom we can best describe as a jack of all trades and that’s how he has been able to earn such a huge fortune for himself. His primary source of income has been the comedy shows, the talk shows, the tours he makes, the endorsements and don’t forget the films too add something up to his net worth.
Despite announcing the wrong miss universe in 2015 Steve Harvey still will host 2017 miss universe pageant do you know why? Because he is the best when in this sought of a thing. He is a man we can describe as a multi faced individual since the number of gigs he pulls of in a day truly reflect the hard working individual he is.