Bill Maher Biography

Bill Maher

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Bill Maher is a comedian, political commentator and TV host based in the United States. He was born in New York City, New York. Maher was raised in River Vale, New Jersey in the Irish-American Roman's Catholic religion. Maher's father William Aloysius Maher Jr was a network news editor whereas his mother Julie Maher was a nurse. Maher graduated from Pascack Hills High school in Montvale. He joined the Cornell University, where he earned his graduation in English and history.

An American nationality holder Maher belongs to the white Ethnicity. When Maher was a child he was unknown about his mother's family background, they belong to Hungarian Jewish. During his college time, Maher used to sell pot and collected well that was enough to complete his college and start a career as a comedian.

Maher stepped in the field of journalism as a host of New York City, Comedian club Catch a Ring Star in 1979. Furtherhe appeared in the Johnys Carson and David Letterman's shows in 1982. He appeared on television shows such as Sara, Max Headroom, She wrote, and Charlie Hoover.

Apart from TV, Bill also appeared on the big screen, his popular movies are Ratboy, House 2 The Second Story, Cannibal women in Avacado Jungle of Death and Pizza Man. 

Bill as a host ran the show, "Politically Incorrect" along with Bill Maher; a late night Political talk show that comes on Comedy Central and ABC Channel.

The show later continued on the regular basis focusing on the political situation, by Maher which led him to fame. Following that Bill became the winner of an "Emmy Awards for outstanding technical direction", "CableACE awards for best television series" and Genesis Awards for the best television show. Besides that, he was nominated for ten Emmy awards, two TV Guide, and two Writer Guild Attacks Awards.

Maher worked as the Commentator for different cable news like CNN, MSNBC, FOX news channel, and HLN. He also appeared as a guest in numbers of TV shows. Maher is the present board member of "People for the Ethical Treatment of Animal".

Talking about Bill's love affairs, in 2003 he was dating former Playboy cyber girl Coco Johnson. Later Bill dated numerous girlfriends such as Karrine Steffens in 2005; a hip hop model, Cara Santa Maria in 2009; who is a science professor, and Anjulie Persuade in 2014;  who is a singer. However, Maher has a long list of girlfriends, he is not married and neither he fathers any children from any of his past relationships to date.

61 years of age, Bill's current estimated net worth is $100 Million. His annual salary is $10 million. However, several sources, Celebrity Net Worth claims that Bill is worth $30 million as of 2017 and his annual income is around $6 million. 


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Maher was born in New York City, New York

1956 20th of January

Bill was born in New York City and raised in River Vale, New Jersey in the Irish-American-Roman Catholic religion. He was born as a son of William Aloysius Mahar and Julie Mahar.  


Bill began his career in Comedy


Maher started his career as standup comedian and actor. He became the Host of the New York City, Comedian club, "Catch a Ring star" in 1979. He appeared in numbers of TV Channels.


Bill is the winner of Numerous Awards


Bill is the Winner of an Emmy Awards for outstanding technical direction, Cable ACE Awards for the best television series and Genesis Awards for the best television Show. 


Bill dated his girlfriend


Talking about his girlfriend he started dating Coco Johnson who was a playboy cyber girl. Later he dated many girls two of them are Cara Santa Maria and  Anjulie Persuade.


Bill net worth from his Acting Career


As of 2017, Bill's estimated net worth is $100 Million. As he is a standup comedian, actor, TV Host, and the Member of People For The Ethical Treatment Of Animal his annual salary is $10 Million. 

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