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$6 Million Net Worth of David Alan Grier - All His Income From Acting, Producing and as Author

aisha Published On Tue May 19 2020   Modified On Tue May 19 2020
$6 Million Net Worth of David Alan Grier - All His Income From Acting, Producing and as Author

'The Cool Kids' actor David Alan Grier has earned an estimated net worth of $6 million from his varied career as an actor, comedian, writer, producer, and author and is best known for his comedy television show 'In Living Color'.

Grier also has hosted a game show 'Snap Decision' on August 7, 2017, that was shown on Game Show Network. He has signed a movie 'Prospect' as Mayor Ambrose and an animated movie 'Clifford the Big Red Dog' as Clifford. 

Owns An Expensive Bike

Grier loves to ride bikes and is more interested in bikes than cars as he owns a rare Yamaha YZF-R1 Limited Edition bike which price can range from $17,399 to $26,099. 

Highest-Grossed Movies

Bentley in 'Jumanji' has acted in multiple movies and among them his most grossed movie is 'Stuart Little' where he has done voice-acting for the character Red. 

The movie was made on a budget of $133 million starring other stars like Michael J. Fox, Geena Davis, Hugh Laurie, and so on, but made a profit of $300 million from its worldwide collections.

David Alan Grier as Bentley in 'Jumanji'.
David Alan Grier as Bentley in 'Jumanji'.
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Likewise, his highest-grossed movie where he has acted in is 'Jumanji' (1995) where he has portrayed as Bentley which was made alongside Robin Williams, Jonathan Hyde, Kirsten Dunst, and so on. The movie was made on a budget of $65 million while made $262 million from its worldwide collections.

Earning As Actor

The 'The Equalizer' actor started his acting career in 1983, through a movie in 'Streamers' as Roger. Since then he has acted in more than a hundred movies, television series, mini-series, short videos, and television movies. 

Grier played the role of Gerard in 'Boomerang', 'A Soldier's Story' as Corporal Cobb, 'Coffee & Kareem' as Captain Hill,' Peeples' as Virgil Peeples, and so on which has helped to earn his current wealth.

Salary From 'In Living Color'

David Alan Grier is well-recognized by his role in the television series 'In Living Color' where he has played the character of Various / Reginald McCort / Jake's Co-Worker and others. He was one of the lead actors in the series with Jim Carrey, T'Keyah Crystal Keymáh, Jamie Foxx, Jennifer Lopez, and others. 

Grier got a salary of $20,000 for playing the character in the series where he has appeared in 140 episodes for eleven years from 1990 to 2001. In the end, Grier accumulated $2.8 million alone from the series.

David Alan Grier as Various / Reginald McCort in 'In Living Color' Jamie Foxx.
David Alan Grier as Various / Reginald McCort in 'In Living Color' with Jamie Foxx.
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Likewise, Jim Carry the main cast of the series was paid $25,000 per episode where he earned $3.5 million for appearing in 140 episodes. 

Writer And Producer

The Cowardly Lion from 'The Wiz Life!' is also a writer and producer of the documentary, series, and TV movie. He is the writer and producer of 12 episodes of 'Chocolate News', 'The Poker House', 'David Alan Grier: Comedy You Can Believe In', 'The Davey Gee Show', and others.

Voice Acting 

Grier is also a voice actor and has earned his worth by giving his voice to various characters in movies, television series, and TV movies. He has done voice acting for 'Crank Yankers' (TV Series) as Landanlius, 'The Truth' Truefeld, 'Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil' as Moss the Troll, 'Astro Boy' as Mr. Squirt / Math Cowboy / Boxer Robot, and so on.

David Alan Grier as Landanlius in 'Crank Yankers'.
David Alan Grier as Landanlius in 'Crank Yankers'.
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Author of 'Barack Like Me'

Professor Bunsen Jude from the sitcom 'Bones' also earned his worth by being an author.  He wrote his first book with Alan Eisenstock named 'Barack Like Me: The Chocolate-Covered Truth' in 2009, which was published by Simon & Schuster. Grier's book is available at Amazon in a DVD format that costs $9.98 where you can also find a used one. 

Cover Picture of David Alan Grier book 'Barack Like Me'.
Cover Picture of David Alan Grier book 'Barack Like Me'.
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