Howie Mandel Biography & Net Worth

Howie Mandel Net Worth

Popular Name: Howie Mandel
Real Name: Howard Michael Mandel
Birth Date: November 29, 1955
Birth Place:
Willowdale, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Age: 64
Gender: Male
Nationality: Canadian
Height: 178cm
Weight: 69kg
Sexuality: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Terry Mandel (m. 1980)
Children: 3
Profession: Actor, Comedian, Producer
Years active: 1978 Till Date
Net Worth: $55 Million
Last Updated: 2020

For those of you that somehow don’t know about Howie Mandel or who he is, you’ll most likely recognize him as a judge on the popular television show ‘America’s Got Talent’. He is a Canadian actor, comedian, voice actor, television personality, screenwriter, entrepreneur, producer, director, game show host, and author. He has been a big part of Hollywood for a long time now. In fact, he got his start many years ago when he first stepped into the comedy world, finding recognition there first. Over the years he has amassed a huge fortune from his career, so how exactly did he do it?

Not only has Howie Mandel made a significant impact in the comedy world, but he also began acting films as well as playing voice roles for a number of shows. His breakthrough came when he became the host of the famous game show ‘Deal Or No Deal’, and since then, the funnyman has gone on to even bigger businesses like being a judge on the show ‘America’s Got Talent’. He has done quite a lot in the entertainment industry over the years, no questions how he has acquired all the wealth he has today. Here’s exactly how Howie Mandel net worth was made over the decades.

Howie Mandel’s Early Life

He was born in Ontario, Canada on November 29, 1955 to Al Mandel and Evy Mandel. His parents were of Polish origin. His father worked in the real estate industry and also manufactured lightings.

While on a trip to Florida, he was infected with Myiasis by a sand fly and it grew visibly under his skin. He treated his infection with the help of doctors but the incident made him suffer from severe OCD from his childhood.

For his education, he enrolled at William Lyon Mackenzie Collegiate Institute. Unfortunately, he impersonated a board member of the school and it got him expelled.

Howie Mandel’s Career

After getting expelled from the William Lyon Mackenzie Collegiate Institute, Mandel started a carpet business as a means of income generation. In 1978, he performed stand-up comedy in Toronto and later got a chance to perform at a show in Los Angeles. The following year, he was selected to open a show for David Letterman afterwhich he was hired by the head of CBC-TV for a TV special.

In 1980, he appeared as a cast in the movie ‘Gas’, and was also seen in a music video series titled ‘Pop Clips’. He appeared on the show ‘St. Elsewhere’ in 1982, and played the role of Dr. Wayne Fiscus in it for six years. He appeared in many films and television series during the 1980s, including the likes of ‘Little Monsters’, ‘Walk Like a Man’, ‘A Fine Mess’, and ‘Gremlins’. For eight years starting from 1990, he worked as the creator and executive producer of the series ‘Bobby’s World.’

He has hosted his own show called ‘The Howie Mandel Show’. He was seen in ‘The Amazing Live Sea Monkeys’ where he played the lead role. This has been followed by a list of movies including ‘Apocalypse III: Tribulation’ and ‘Hansel and Gretel’. After hosting the show ‘Deal or No Deal’ in 2005, five years later, he replaced David Hasselhoff as the judge of the popular talent show ‘America’s Got Talent.’

Howie Mandel Net Worth 2020
Howie Mandel Net Worth 2020

Howie Mandel has been a big part of Hollywood for a long time now. He has hosted many television shows as well as TV specials. He has also made guest appearances in a good number of television series, including ‘My Name is Earl’, ‘The Marriage Ref’, and ‘The Big Bang Theory’. He also started his own show ‘Howie Do It’ on NBC.

Awards & Achievements

Howie Mandel has earned three Daytime Emmy Award nominations and two Gemini Award nominations. He has also been nominated for a CableAce Award and a Primetime Emmy Award. He won a Golden Apple Award in 1998, and now has a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Personal Life & Family

In 1980, Howie Mandel tie the knot with the love of his life named Terry Mandel, and they have been together for more than forty years. The pair are the parents of three children, namely Riley, Alex and Jackie.

In 2009, Mandel had an irregular heartbeat and was hospitalized in Toronto. He has ADHD, and suffers from obsessive-compulsive disorder. He is also color blind.

At 64, Howie Mandel has a height of 178cm and weighs 69kg.

Howie Mandel Net Worth

As an accomplished actor, comedian, voice actor, television personality, screenwriter, entrepreneur, producer, director, game show host, and author, Howie Mandel is one of the most successful figures in Hollywood. He is one of the most popular and successful television personalities alive. His acting stint has him register highly rated performances in many movies and television series. He has got many fans across the world for his comedy as well, and has also made a name for being judge in great shows like ‘America’s Got Talent’ and ‘Deal or No Deal’. These works make sure the actor and television host takes home a great pay at the end of the day’s job. For playing judge on ‘America’s Got Talent’, Mandel gets a salary of $70,000 per episode. His other earnings from the rest of the projects that he is involved in hasn’t been made public, but it is safe to assume that he earns big bucks considering his status in the industry and level of experience as well.

Howie Mandel net worth is $55 million. He owns a $10 million worth ranch-style home in Hidden Hills community in Los Angeles. He also owns another house in Hidden Hills which he built in 1999 on land he purchased for $650,000. He has another home in Calabasas that he paid $1.53 million for in 2016. After selling his Point Dume home in 2013 for around $7 million, he purchased three contemporary condos in a complex in Santa Monica between 2013 and 2016 that totaled $4.8 million.

Now 64 years of age, Howie Mandel may be nearing retirement after being a part of Hollywood for many decades of his life. He has won several awards along with millions of hearts from all corners of the world and his accomplishments will ensure that his name will not be forgotten in a hurry.


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