Who is Adam Carolla and what is his net worth 2018? Adam Carolla is a television host who is the host of ‘The Adam Carolla Show’. He is also a podcaster, comedian, actor, radio personality, and director. He was also the co-host of the radio show called ‘Loveline’. The show was later made for television on MTV. Carolla is the co-host and creator of ‘The Man Show’. He his host of Speed TV’s ‘The Car Show’ and TLC’s ‘The Adam Carolla Project’. He has also appeared in many television shows like ‘Celebrity Apprentice’, ‘Dancing with the Stars’, and ‘The O’Reilly Factor’.
Adam Carolla was born on May 27, 1964, in Los Angeles County, California. His parents separated when he was young. His step-grandfather was the writer of ‘Mole People’, László Görög. He grew up in North Hollywood, Los Angeles. He first went to Colfax Elementary School and then later attended Walter Reed Junior High. Following this, Carolla went to North Hollywood High School.
When in there, he used to play football and was named in the First Team Offensive Line of the California Interscholastic Federation. By the age of 18, he started to live on his own. He went to Los Angeles Valley College but dropped out to work in different jobs like boxing instructor, traffic school instructor, carpenter, and carpet cleaner. In 1963, he owned a Cadillac limousine with his friends. In the 1990s, he studied comedy with the Groundlings and became a member of ACME Comedy Theatre.
In September 2002, Adam Carolla got married to Lynette Paradise. He has twin daughters named Santino “Sonny” Richard Carolla and Natalia Carolla. He is an atheist.
In 1994, after meeting Jimmy Kimmel, Adam Carolla got an opportunity to appear in ‘Kevin and Bean’. A year later, he was signed to William Morris Agency and began hosting the radio show called ‘Loveline’. In January 2006, he became the host of radio show ‘The Adam Carolla Show’. The show went on until February 2009. Following that he started hosting ‘The Adam Carolla Show’ on his website.
It has become the most downloaded podcast ever. In the late 90s, ‘Loveline’ also became a television show on MTV. Carolla was then seen in the television series ‘The Man Show’ on Comedy Central. At the same time, he also appeared in ‘Space Ghost Coast to Coast’. In 2005, he became the host of Comedy Central’s ‘Too Late with Adam Carolla’. A year later, he was seen in ‘Gameshow Marathon’.
In 2008, he appeared as a contestant in ‘Dancing with the Stars’ and was teamed up with Julianne Hough. In 2012, Adam became a part of ‘The Celebrity Apprentice’ on NBC. Prior to that, he was the host of ‘The Car Show’ on Speed TV. This was followed by ‘Catch a Contractor’ on Spike. In March 2017, he appeared in Adam Carolla and Friends Build Stuff Live on Spike.
In 2000, the Media Project conferred Adam Carolla with the Sexual Health In Entertainment (SHINE) Award. An asteroid called ‘4535 Adamcarolla’ has also been named in his honor.
Adam Carolla Net Worth
Adam Carolla has successfully hosted many shows in his career. He has also done voice acting and has appeared in many films. Adam Carolla’s net worth is an estimated $18 million. He has lent his voice for the movie ‘Wreck-It Ralph’. He has also appeared in the films ‘Windy City Heat’ and ‘Still Waiting…’. He is also the co-producer and co-writer of the film ‘The Hammer’.
Adam lent his voice for the film ‘Save Virgil’. He has also written various books in his career. In 2008, his book debuted #8 on the New York Times Best Seller list. Adam is also the director of the documentary called ‘Winning: The Racing Life of Paul Newman’. He is also part owner of the Italian restaurant called ‘Amalfi’ in Los Angeles.
Adam Carolla has participated in the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach and won the Pro/Celebrity Race 2012 as an amateur. A year later he won it as a professional. Has a collection of an automobile with more than 20 cars. He has been criticized by the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation for mocking transgenders.