Carrot Top Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, and Career.
Carrot Top Net Worth 2020 – In the world of comedy, inducing humor with jokes and tell-tales has been common but doing the same using props is unconventional. Carrot Top has not only excelled in the art but has been an outrivaled stand-up comedian in the genre.
Popularly known as Carrot Top, he was born was Scott Thompson in the Cocoa Beach, Florida, to Larry Thompson. His father was a former rocket scientist who worked on significant mission in NASA, including Gemini and Apollo.
It was during his freshman year at college that he first experienced what it felt to be on stage. Though he debuted with Josh Abelson on a bad note with stale jokes that fetched no laughter, the failure of the stand-up act did not disappoint him.
Following semester, he was back on stage with self-written material based on college life. Interestingly, his written work tickled the funny bone of each of the audience member, making his stand-up act a massive hit.
Young Thompson attained his basic formal education from Cocoa High School, completing which; he enrolled at the Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton.
He graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a degree in marketing and immediately found work as a bank courier. However, he did not give up on his comedic talent and continuously performed gigs at local stages. No sooner than in 1990, he gave up his nine-to-five job to continue with his comedy career
Carrot Top has appeared in many films including Larry the Cable Guy’s Christmas Spectacular, Gene Simmons Family Jewels, Criss Angel Mindfreak, Scrubs (2001), Space Ghost Coast to Coast, George Lopez, and Tugger: The Jeep 4×4 Who Wanted to Fly (2005).
From the year 1995 to 1999, Carrot Top was the continuity announcer for Cartoon Network, for which he also produced and starred in an early morning show called Carrot Top’s AM Mayhem from 1994 to 1996.
In 1998, he got his first film role is Chairman of the Board. In 2002, Carrot Top recorded a commentary track for The Rules of Attraction.
In 2006, he appeared in the Reno 911! episode “Weigel’s Pregnant” where he was an enraged version of himself who trashes his hotel room and steals a police car. In 2008, he was a guest judge for Last Comic Standing.
On January 16, 2010, Carrot Top appeared on Don’t Forget The Lyrics!, where he assisted illusionists Penn & Teller in their quest for the million-dollar grand prize. He was also one of the roasters at the Comedy Central Roast of Flavor Flav and Gene Simmons Roast.
Carrot Top has also appeared in The Bad Girls Club, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Holly’s World and also appeared on an episode of Tosh.0.
He has also appeared on numerous nighttime television talk shows including Space Ghost Coast to Coast (1996), and The Jay Leno Show (2010). In 2011, he appeared as a first-time guest panelist on Red Eye w/Greg Gutfeld.
As of 2020, Carrot Top is an American comedian and actor and has a net worth of $75 million.