Who is Fred Norris and what is his net worth 2019? Fred Norris is a popular American radio personality. He is amongst the longest tenured staff member of the well-known show called Howard Stern Show. He started off his radio career in 1979. He started off his career with WCCC-FM. Today Fred Norris is one of the best renowned and acknowledge radio personality in the United States of America.
Eric Fred Leo Norris was born in 1955 on 9th July in Connecticut, America to Latvian immigrants named Valija Nukis and Henry Nukkis. Fred was born and brought up in Manchester, Connecticut. Fred also has an elder brother, named Robert.
Fred father left them when he was only five years old. His parents were in a troubled marriage where his he father was an alcoholic and his mother was a victim of domestic abuse.
This affected his childhood. He preferred being alone. He was even bullied by his elder brother, who often used him as a punching bag. Fred has revealed in an interview that he used to ride away on his bicycle to find peace in books and TV shows.
Despite the lack of guidance in his childhood he managed to become a respectable well-known celebrity in America. When Norris was 13, his mother married her second husband, Lewis Norris, who made both his mother and him happy. Around this time Fred also started playing guitar. He and his brother share a very bitter relationship and haven’t made peace yet.
Fred married Allison Furman in 1994, whom he also met on Stern’s radio show. The couple has a daughter named Tess together, who was born in 2002.
Fred Norris was discovered by Howard Stern, whom he met at WCCC-FM while working at a radio station near Hartford in Connecticut. He was still pursuing his graduation when he was discovered but jumped on to the opportunity.
In 1981, he took the job at WAQY-FM in Massachusetts, and soon became a rating hit in America. He is amongst the most recognised radio personality in America.
He has also worked in several movies as well as TV shows. In 1997, he appeared in ‘Private Parts’, playing the younger version of his character. He has also played the role of a meter maid in 1999 hit ‘Cruel Intentions’. In 2013, he also appeared in hit television series ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit’.
He instantly rose to fame after his appearance on ‘The Howard Stern Show’.
He has been voted as the best radio celebrity of all time, multiple times by several websites online. He has won many awards, as it’s a shame, as there are not many organisations in the country, who can help in encouraging radio or the works of these radio personalities. He is one of the oldest and most honoured staff members on the ‘Howard Stern Show’.
Net Worth of Fred Norris
Fred Norris has a net worth of over $18 million. Fred has an annual salary of over $6 million. He is also known for making some extra dollars for his appearance in movies as well as popular television shows. He has also been a part of some commercials in his career.
Fred Norris is without a doubt one of the most amazing radio jockeys in the world. His amazing voice lights up the world of millions of listeners every year. We just hope he keeps on working with radio and blessing us with his deep discussions and angelic voice. Plus we would also like to give Fred the award for the Best Radio Personality in America. He managed to see the rainbow, behind the dark clouds in his life.