Wayne Alphonso Brady, or simply Wayne Brady, is an American actor, comedian, and a musician. He is best known for being the host of the TV show The Wayne Brady Show, and also host for the game show Let's Make a Deal.
Wayne Brady has been in the entertainment business for more than 18 years and throughout his career, he has acted in numerous movies, tv shows and has also been on several musical tours, which has helped him his current net worth. The article below deals with Wayne's sources of income and the net worth he has earned from his career.
Wayne Brady's Net Worth & Salary
As of 2019, the American actor has an estimated net worth of $10 million. Wayne started his career in the year 1990. He has earned a major part of his income from his works in movies and TV shows.
Similarly, Wayne Brady's total assets in the year 2015 were estimated to be worth around $8 million. Well, in just two years, there was a subsequent $2 million increase in his net worth.
Wayne Brady's house
The American actor bought a house in 2005 located at Sherman Oaks at the market price of $2.550 million. The house was built in 2004 and spread over 2,227 sq foot.
Wayne Brady, who has been married twice, later sold the house in the year 2013 at the price of $1.8 million and suffered a loss of almost $750,000.
Salary & Earnings
American actor Wayne Brady is the host of Vinyl Justice, featuring Erik Estrada, and has been in the show since 1998. He is said to receive an annual salary of $5 million yearly from the show.
Until 2014, Wayne Brady has guest appeared in several episodes of the TV show Hom I Met Your Mother, starring Neil Patrick Harris, Cobie Smulders, and Jason Segel, from which he received $4 million in total, which was also his major source of income.
The American actor joined the game show Don't Forget the lyrics in 2007 and made total earnings of $2 million until the year 2009. His revenue from TV and film works add a major part to his overall net worth.
Revenue from the sales of music albums
Despite being a renown actor, the American Wayne Brady is also a singer and has released two albums as of 2019, A Long Time Coming (2008) and Radio Wayne (2011).
Although there are no details regarding the sales of Wayne Brady's record albums, they were quite a success in the U.S. and worldwide. The earnings from the sales of his albums are also part of Wayne's current assets.
Wayne Brady's career: TV, Movies and Game Shows
American actor Wayne Brady started his professional career as a small-time theatre actor in Las Vegas. He has made several stage performances like Fences, Jesus Christ Superstar, A Chorus Line, and I'm Not Rappaport.
He then moved to Los Angeles to pursue his acting career. Wayne Brady made a debut in the big screens with the role of John in the television series Superboy.
Since his professional debut, the American actor has appeared in several movies like Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild, Scooby-Doo! Stage Fright, The Hero of Color City, starring Christina Ricci and Rosie Perez, to name a few.
Wayne Brady has been the host of many hit reality and game shows like Let's Make a Deal, So You Think You Can Dance, Hollywood Game Night, presented by Jane Lynch, and many others.
Throughout his longtime career, American actor Wayne Brady has won several nominations, which includes being nominated for the category of Best Actor in a Musical for Cotton Patch Gospel. He was also named the Rookie of the Year in 1992 at Sak Theatre.
Quick facts about Wayne Brady:
Who is Wayne Brady?
Wayne Brady is an American actor, who is well known for hosting reality and game shows like The Wayne Brady Show and Let's Make a Deal.
What is Wayne Brady's current net worth?
Wayne Brady has an estimated net worth of $10 million, as of 2019.
How much did Wayne Brady earn form the show How I Met Your Mother?
The American actor was paid $4 million for his appearance in How I Met Your Mother.