About Jeff Dunham
Jeff Dunham is probably the most successful stand up comedian in the United States. This career helped him to secure his financial status, as well, with the current Jeff Dunham net worth have been stated to reach 45 million dollars. In fact, in 2009, Jeff Dunham earned 23 million dollars. One year later, his annual payment reached 20 million dollars. In addition to being a stand up comedian, Jeff Dunham is a well known ventriloquist and his performances are loved all across the United States.
Jeff Dunham has been appearing on stage, as well as in films and TV productions and all these appearances have added a lot of revenues to Jeff Dunham net worth. Alongside his puppet Debbie, Jeff Dunham starred in a film called “Dinner for Schmucks”, where he appeared with actors, such as Steve Carell and Paul Rudd. In this act, Jeff Dunham appeared as Lewis. In another movie, “Delta Farce”, Jeff Dunham appeared with another one of his dolls, this time it was all favorite Jose Jalapeno on a stick. Also, this movie featured another well known actor, Larry the Cable Guy. Thus, film appearances also add a lot of revenues to Jeff Dunham net worth.
As a stand up comedian, he also appeared in various TV shows, including “Comedy Central Presents” and “The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson”. Also, Jeff Dunham has made appearances on the comedy club called “The Improv Chain”. Other TV shows, where Jeff Dunham appeared, were “Good Morning America”, “Blue Collar TV” and “Hollywood Squares”.
In fact, Jeff Dunham also has had his own TV specials, many of which were also released in DVD formats, such as “Jeff Dunham: Spark of Insanity”, “Jeff Dunham: Arguing with Myself” and “Jeff Dunham’s Very Special Christmas Special”. Moreover, the latter Christmas special was watched by a numerous audience in the United States and it became the most watched program on the Comedy Central channel. Thus, his own shows also have added a lot of revenues to Jeff Dunham net worth.
Soon, he got his regular show on the Comedy Central channel, which was called “The Jeff Dunham Show”. However, the show was soon cancelled because it cost too much to be produced and aired and it received not as much viewership as it was expected. In 2008, Jeff Dunham also released a music album called “Don’t Come Home for Christmas”. Also, his Guitar Guy named Brian Haner also appeared on it.