Kevin James Net Worth 2020, Bio, Wiki, Height, Weight, Awards, and Instagram
Kevin James Net Worth 2020 – Kevin James is an actor, comedian, screenwriter, voice actor, and producer who hails from America.
He gained a lot of popularity and recognition playing the role of Doug Heffernan on the CBS sitcom The King of Queens.
Expressing about his early life, Matthew was born to Janet with her husband Joseph Valentine Knipfing Jr. on April 26, 1965, in Mineola, New York, the U.S.
His mother was a worker in a chiropractor’s office and his father was an insurance agent.
He is the descendant of German ancestors. He spent his childhood in a decent situation along with one brother, Gary Joseph Knipfing, and a sister Leslie Knipfing.
Talking about his education, he completed his high school graduation from Ward Melville High School. Later on, he completed his graduation from the State University of New York at Cortland majoring in sports management.
Kevin started his career as a fullback on the football team. Afterward, he realized that this field was not for him and made a life changing decision to move towards acting.
As a result, he started out a stand-up comedian. Astoundingly, after displaying series of stand-up comedies, he landed his first TV job as a presenter and host for the show, “New Candid Camera” in 1991.
In addition, his career took off to next level after meeting his friend and fellow comedian Ray Romano, who had recently got recognition for Star Search (1983).
Similarly, Kevin James made a recurring appearance on the TV sitcom “Everybody Loves Raymond” which was a great hit.
It was such a hit that he landed a role on its spin-off of his own, “King of Queens” running from 1997 till the show ended in 2007.
Moreover, he landed his role on his first Hollywood romantic comedy movie “Hitch” in 2005. Later on, he got his major break in the movie,“I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry” in 2007.
Two years later, he starred in Adam Sandler’s production, “Paul Blart: Mall Cop.”
Its sequel came out in 2015 which was however not as successful as the prior one.
Moreover, he appeared in various movies such as Grown Ups (2010), Grown Ups 2 (2013), Paul Blart: Mall Cop (2009), Zookeeper (2011), Here Comes the Boom (2012).
Height and Weight
Currently, he stands at a decent height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.69m) and weight of 105 kg matching his body.
Kevin James has been nominated for awards for ‘People’s Choice Awards,’ ‘Primetime Emmy Awards,’ ‘Golden Raspberry Award,’ ‘Razzie Awards,’ and ‘Teen Choice Awards.’
He hasn’t won any awards, but he has definitely left his imprints in the heart of his fans through comedy.
He blessed us with the best cure for all disease laughter which exudes positivity which is good for everyone.
Kevin James has an estimated net worth of over $85 million. Most of his net worth comes from his regular salary as an actor.