Gabriel Iglesias was born Gabriel Jesus Iglesias and is professionally known as “Fluffy.” He was born on 15th July 1976, in San Diego, California. His parents are Esther P. Mendez and Jesus Iglesias. He is the youngest of his six siblings; he was brought up by a single parent. His heritage is Mexican, and he grew up in Riverside, Corona, Santa Ana, Baldwin Park, and Compton; before settling in Section 8. Read this to know Gabriel Iglesias Net Worth.
Who is Gabriel Iglesias?
Gabriel is a Latina-American Actor, Comedian, and Writer; he started in 2000 with an appearance on the Nickelodeon comedy series, “All That” alongside Amanda Bynes and Nick Cannon. In 1997, he also appeared on the Chelsea Lately TV Series and “La Carne es debil in 1993. Gabriel Iglesias’ net worth accumulated from the number of engagements he had:
- La Carne es debil – 1993
- VS (TV Series) Episode 1.29 – 1999
- All That (TV Series) – 2000
- My Wife and Kids – 2002 to 2006
- Family Guy – 2007
Gabriel Iglesias wealth had accumulated to $15 million by 2007; he released a masterpiece “Hot and Fluffy” that resulted in $3 million in the Box Office. He has appeared in many voice-overs and had previous collaboration with ABC, Netflix, and many other platforms.
He has also done voice-overs for movies Planes, The Book of Life, The Nut Job, Norm of the North, Smurfs: The Lost Village, The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature, The Star, Coco, and Blazing Samurai. Gabriel was nominated for an ALMA Award in 2012 for Favorite TV Reality.
Gabriel was presented with several awards in 2012, by the city of El Paso, Texas; including the key to the city and the Beacon of Hope Award.
Gabriel Iglesias Net Worth in 2019, $50 Million.
He has earned $21 million between June 2018 and June 2019, this is from his different endeavors like sales from his comedy albums, voice acting work, and TV appearances, and this makes him the 10th highest paid comedian in the world according to Forbes. Gabriel Iglesias’ net worth is $40 million, with a salary of $5 million per annum.
House and Cars
He stays in Long Beach, California with his long term girlfriend Claudia Valdez and step-son Frankie. Gabriel purchased a house in 2006 at $1.4 million; its 14,404 square foot. Gabriel has a collection of cars; gold 1985 Delta 88, Regency 98, Volkswagen Beetle Turbo, Volkswagen bus, and two Hummers.
Name: Gabriel Iglesias
Profession: Actor, Comedian, and Writer
Net worth: $40 million
Spouse: Not Married
Fluffy’s family lived in section 8 low-income housing in Long Beach for a better part of his young years. He was working for a cellphone company and in 1997; he decided to venture into comedy fulltime against his family advice; this was after eviction from his home and his car repossessed. His career started as a pre-teen, making an impression of Mickey Mouse and Marvin the Martian, and his real journey to comedy started in 2000.
He weighs around 173 kg, and his height is 173 cm, he is considered to have a massive set body type because of his elevation to weight ratio. He had suffered from Type II Diabetes and obesity when he was at 445 pounds.
The doctor warned him that he had only two years to live; after that warning, he decided to lose weight and live a healthy lifestyle. Gabriel incorporated high protein, low carbohydrate, and DDP Yoga in his lifestyle, and that resulted in losing 100 pounds.