Eddie Griffin Net Worth

Eddie Griffin Net Worth is

Eddie Griffin's salary
$500 thousand

Eddie Griffin Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

You’d anticipate well-known American performers and comics to be rolling in cash, but as for the day, Eddie Griffin net worth isn’t much higher than $500 thousand dollars. In 2009 there was likewise a little scandal as the comic seemed to not be able offer a gift he’s promised for among the charitable organizations. Everything looked rather odd, as there actually was a time when Eddie Griffin net worth was growing by having an enviable rate. Therefore let us take a closer look at the rise and passing of the star, to discover what’s actually occurred.

Eddie began his performing career in 1991, appearing on a film The Last Boy Scout and went on to do among the leading characters on The Meteor Man. In the late 1990s the young actor was cast for among the leading characters on Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo, which grossed $92 million against the funding of $17 million despite typically negative reviews. Griffin’s following film, Double Take, didn’t striking the critics also: there was a general agreement that it had been destroyed with a silly, dirty plot and does not create laughs.

But since the late 2000s Eddie Griffin net worth has been falling nearly always. In the reality television show Eddie Griffin: Going For Broke it was asserted this was occurring as the star was spending enormous cash to assist his family members and friends, but in fact, I believe he just didn’t manage to establish an enduring career.

Eddie Griffin net worth has begun to grow with the increasing speed in the early 2000s, as he’s eventually was able to select the movie that will prove to be a critical success. In 2002 the Eddie starred on Undercover Brother. Based on Rotten Tomatoes, 77% of the reviews contemplating this American comedy film were favorable, that has been a tremendous success, particularly having in mind that just 12% of critics happen to be quite positive in regards to the Double Take. Plus, the film has grossed over $41 million on a funding of $25 million! Another significant sources of Griffin’s income continues to be his comedy records and character on television series Malcolm &Eddie, which ran from 1996 to 2000.

Eddie Griffin Net Worth $0.5 Million Dollars

Full NameEddie Griffin
Net Worth$500,000
Salary$500 thousand
Date Of BirthJuly 15, 1968
DiedAugust 17, 2007, Houston, Texas, United States
Place Of BirthKansas City, Missouri, United States
Height5 ft 6 in (1.7 m)
Weight109 kg
ProfessionComedian, Actor, Film Producer, Television producer, Screenwriter, Film director, Television Director
EducationKansas State University
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseNia Rivers (m. 2011–2012), Carla Griffin (m. 1983–1994)
ChildrenEddie Griffin Jr.
ParentsDoris Thomas, Eddie Griffin, Sr.
NicknamesVooDoo Child , Edward "Eddie" Rubin Griffin , Edward Rubin Griffin , Edward "Eddie" Griffin , Edward Griffin
NominationsNAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series
Movies“Double Take” (2001), "The Meteor Man" (1993), "Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo" (1999), "John Q" (2002), "Scary Movie 3" (2003), "Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo" (2005), "Norbit" (2007)
TV Shows“Malcolm & Eddie” (1996–2000), “Undercover Brother” (2002), “Dysfunktional Family” (2003)
Star SignCancer
1Frequently plays fast-talking loudmouth characters
Double Take (2001)$500,000
1Attended Lincoln High School in KC, Missouri
2Voted class clown three times in high school
3Married when he was sixteen, divorced a year later
4Son, Eddie Griffin jr born [1986]


The Comedy Get Down2017TV Series filmingEddie Griffin
All About the Money2016Christopher Jefferson Johnson
American Hero2015Lucille
Going to America2014Fumnanya
The Slimbones2014K-Kutta
How Sweet It Is2013
Highway2012Redneck Trucker
David E. Talbert Presents: A Fool and His Money2012Video
ATypical Love2012Sweet Jimmy
Beethoven's Big Break2008VideoStanley
Urban Justice2007VideoArmand Tucker
Norbit2007Pope Sweet Jesus
The Year Without a Santa Claus2006TV MovieJingle
Who Made the Potatoe Salad?2006Malik
Irish Jam2006Jimmy McDeavitt
Date Movie2006Frank Jones
N.T.V. Volume 22005VideoBenjamin Wells
N.T.V. Volume 12005VideoRay Ray
Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo2005T.J. Hicks
The Wendell Baker Story2005McTeague
Pryor Offenses2004TV MovieRichard Pryor
Blast2004Lamont Dixon
Chappelle's Show2004TV SeriesGrits 'n Gravy
My Baby's Daddy2004Lonnie
Scary Movie 32003Orpheus
Pinocchio2002Cat (English version, voice)
Undercover Brother2002Undercover Brother Anton Jackson
The New Guy2002Luther
John Q2002Lester Matthews
Double Take2001Freddy Tiffany
Picking Up the Pieces2000Sediento
Malcolm & Eddie1996-2000TV SeriesEdward Otis 'Eddie' Sherman
Mariah #1's1999VideoHenchman (segment "Honey")
Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo1999T.J. Hicks
Foolish1999Miles 'Foolish' Waise
The Mod Squad1999Sonny
Armageddon1998Bike Messenger
The Walking Dead1995Pvt. Hoover Brache
Jason's Lyric1994Rat
House Party 31994Guest at Kid's Bachelor Party (uncredited)
Roc1993TV SeriesAl
The Meteor Man1993Michael
Brain Donors1992Messenger
The Last Boy Scout1991M.C.
The Five Heartbeats1991Ventriloquist (uncredited)

Music Department

Malcolm & Eddie1996-2000TV Series composer - 89 episodes


The Slimbones2014executive producer
Highway2012executive producer
Eddie Griffin: You Can Tell 'Em I Said It!2011TV Special documentary executive producer
Eddie Griffin: Going for Broke2009TV Series executive producer - 5 episodes
Eddie Griffin: Freedom of Speech2008TV Special documentary executive producer
N.T.V. Volume 22005Video executive producer
N.T.V. Volume 12005Video executive producer
My Baby's Daddy2004producer
DysFunktional Family2003Documentary producer
Malcolm & EddieTV Series producer - 23 episodes, 1998 - 1999 supervising producer - 21 episodes, 1999 - 2000


Eddie Griffin: You Can Tell 'Em I Said It!2011TV Special documentary uncredited
Eddie Griffin: Going for Broke2009TV Series source material - 4 episodes
My Baby's Daddy2004written by
DysFunktional Family2003Documentary head writer
Malcolm & EddieTV Series story - 3 episodes, 1997 - 1999 teleplay - 1 episode, 1996
Eddie Griffin: Voodoo Child1997TV Special documentary
HBO Comedy Half-Hour1994TV Series writer - 1 episode
One Night Stand1992TV Series 1 episode


N.T.V. Volume 22005Video
N.T.V. Volume 12005Video
Malcolm & Eddie1999-2000TV Series 3 episodes


The Wendell Baker Story2005performer: "Waterfalls"
Undercover Brother2002performer: "Too Much Man" / writer: "Too Much Man"
Eddie Griffin: Voodoo Child1997TV Special documentary performer: "Voodoo Child"


Malcolm & Eddie1997-1999TV Series choreographer - 2 episodes

Casting Director

N.T.V. Volume 12005Video


The Comedy Get Down2017TV Series filmingHimself
Unsung Hollywood2015-2016TV Series documentaryHimself
The Boondocks2014TV SeriesHimself
The Mo'Nique Show2011TV SeriesHimself
Comedy All-Stars2011TV SeriesHimself
Eddie Griffin: You Can Tell 'Em I Said It!2011TV Special documentaryHimself
Lopez Tonight2011TV SeriesHimself
Life After2010TV SeriesHimself
2010 VH1 Hip Hop Honors: The Dirty South2010TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
I'm Rick James2009DocumentaryHimself
Eddie Griffin: Going for Broke2009TV SeriesHimself
Secrets of Life2009DocumentaryHimself
How Bruce Lee Changed the World2009TV Movie documentaryHimself
11-04-08: The Day of Change2009TV MovieHimself
Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy2009DocumentaryHimself
Eddie Griffin: Freedom of Speech2008TV Special documentaryHimself
Black Poker Stars Invitational2008TV SeriesPlayer / Himself - Guest
Access Granted2001-2007TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2003-2007TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar...2007DocumentaryHimself
Entertainment Tonight2007TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2007TV SeriesHimself
HBO First Look2007TV Series documentaryHimself
In Bed with Carrie2007TV SeriesHimself
Real Time with Bill Maher2006TV SeriesHimself
Comedy Central Roast of Pamela Anderson2005TV Special documentaryHimself - Roaster
Reel Comedy2005TV SeriesHimself
Independent Lens2005TV Series documentaryNarrator
Celebrity Blackjack2004TV SeriesHimself
Making 'Scary Movie 3'2004Video documentary shortHimself
The Sharon Osbourne Show2003-2004TV SeriesHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2003-2004TV SeriesHimself
The Osbourne Family Christmas Special2003TV SpecialHimself
Richard Pryor: I Ain't Dead Yet, #*%$#@!!2003TV Special documentaryHimself
VH1 Big in 032003TV SpecialHimself
Tinseltown TV2003TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1995-2003TV SeriesHimself
The Daily Show2003TV SeriesHimself
Punk'd2003TV SeriesHimself
DysFunktional Family2003DocumentaryHimself
VH1 Big in 2002 Awards2002TV SpecialHimself
2002 MTV Movie Awards2002TV SpecialHimself
The 16th Annual Soul Train Music Awards2002TV SpecialHimself
The Howard Stern Radio Show2001TV SeriesHimself
All Jokes Aside2000DocumentaryHimself
31st NAACP Image Awards2000TV SpecialHimself
Hollywood Squares1999TV SeriesHimself
The Martin Short Show1999TV SeriesHimself
Franky Goes to Hollywood1998Short documentary
Eddie Griffin: Voodoo Child1997TV Special documentaryHimself
3rd Annual Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards1997TV SpecialHimself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1997TV SeriesHimself
It's Hot in Here: UPN Fall Preview1996TV Movie documentaryHimself
HBO Comedy Half-Hour1994TV SeriesHimself
The Legend of Dolemite1994DocumentaryHimself
One Night Stand1992TV SeriesHimself
Def Comedy Jam1992TV SeriesHimself - Comedian (1993)
Dice Rules1991DocumentaryGas Station Attendent

Archive Footage

Rampage2009TV SeriesHimself
World's Dumbest2008TV SeriesHimself
100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time2004TV Mini-SeriesHimself #62
Short Insanity 62000Video documentary segment "Franky Goes to Hollywood"
Mo' Funny: Black Comedy in America1993TV Special documentaryHimself

Won Awards

2014LAIUFF AwardLos Angeles International Underground Film FestivalBest ActorGoing to America (2014)
2014Critics AwardSan Francisco Global Movie FestivalBest ActorGoing to America (2014)

Nominated Awards

2000Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Actor in a Comedy SeriesMalcolm & Eddie (1996)
1995CableACECableACE AwardsStand-Up Comedy SpecialHBO Comedy Half-Hour (1994)

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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