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Chris Spencer was born on the 2nd January 1968 in Los Angeles, California, USA of Jamaican American ancestry and is an actor, producer, comedian and writer. He is best known for roles in the films including “Road Dogs” (2003), “The 41-Year-Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It” (2010), and “Bad Ass” (2010). Spencer has been active in the entertainment industry since 1990.

How much is the net worth of Chris Spencer? It has been estimated by authoritative sources that the outright size of his wealth is as much as $2 million, as of the data presented in early 2017. Television and films are the major sources of Spencer’s net worth.

Chris Spencer Net Worth $2 Million

To begin with, he was raised in Los Angeles, California. In 1990, he debuted in the entertainment industry.

The most important appearances landed by Chris Spencer include the main character in the comedy film “Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood” (1996) by Paris Barclay, which grossed over $20 million at the box office, yet received negative reviews from critics. In 1997, Spencer hosted the late night talk show “Vibe”, then from 1999 to 2000 he had a small role in the sitcom “The Jamie Foxx Show” created by Jamie Foxx and Bentley Kyle Evans. In 2001, Chris portrayed Owen in the romantic comedy “All About You” (2001), and the same year he also appeared in the film “Two Can Play That Game” by Mark Brown. He landed the lead role in the romantic comedy “Love Chronicles” (2003) by Tyler Maddox Simms, and starred in the sitcom “Significant Others” aired on Bravo in 2004. In addition to main roles, he has played episodic parts in the television series “The District” (2004), “ER” (2004), “Charmed” (2006) and “Cuts” (2006). In 2007, Chris appeared in the comedy film “Postal” by Uwe Boll, and further roles on the big screen were landed in the feature films “Bad Ass” (2010) and “The 41-Year-Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It” (2010).

Concerning Chris Spencer’s work as a producer, among several noted works, he produced the television series “Get Up Stand Up Comedy” (2001), and television film “Baggin” (2005) directed by Richard Brian DiPirro.

Regarding his career as a writer, Spencer is known to have written the script for the stand up comedy television special “Jamie Foxx: I Might Need Security” (2002) aired on HBO. Spencer is also known to be writing for comedy sketch and improvisation television series “Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘N Out” in 2005. Moreover, he wrote scripts for the reality television parody “Real Husbands of Hollywood” (2013), also supplementing his net worth.

To summarise, all the above described engagements have added significant sums to the total size of Chris Spencer’s net worth.

Finally, in the personal life of the actor, producer and writer, Chris Spencer has been married to Vanessa Rodriguez since 2006, and they have a son and a daughter. The family resides in Los Angeles.

Quick Facts

Birth date: January 2, 1968
Birth place: Los Angeles, California, United States
Profession:Actor, Screenwriter, Comedian, Television Producer
Nationality:American
Spouse:Vanessa Rodriguez-Spencer (m. 2006)
Children:Isabella Spencer, Christopher Spencer
Nominations:NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series
Movies:“Road Dogs” (2003), “The 41-Year-Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It” (2010), “Bad Ass” (2010), “Baggin'” (2005), “Get Up Stand Up Comedy” (2001), “Out-of-Body Experience” (2004), “The Youngs” (2014)
TV shows:The Chris Rock Show, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Def Comedy Jam (HBO's), “Jamie Foxx: I Might Need Security” (2002), “Nick Cannon Presents: Wild 'N Out” (2005), “The Jamie Foxx Show” (1999–2000), Significant Others (2004), Half & Half (2003), “The District” (2004), “ER” (2004), “Charmed” (2006), “Cuts” (2006)
Books:150 Ways to Tell If You're Ghetto (1997), Real Husbands of Hollywood
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Friend of Nick Cannon.


Pictures

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Writing in a Comedy SeriesReal Husbands of Hollywood (2013)· Ralph Farquhar
1996ACCAAwards Circuit Community AwardsBest Cast EnsembleDon't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood (1996)· Marlon Wayans
· Shawn Wayans
· Tracey Cherelle Jones
· Suli McCullough
· Helen Martin
· Lahmard J. Tate
· Darrel Heath


Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bella's Story2016post-productionGil
Restored Me2016George
Born Again Virgin2015TV SeriesCharles
I Really Hate My Ex2015Calvin
Being Mary Jane2015TV SeriesChris
Real Husbands of Hollywood2013TV SeriesChristopher
For Richer or Poorer2012TV SeriesDeshaun
Bad Ass2012Martin Sr.
Russell Simmons Presents: The Ruckus2012TV Series
The Perfect Gift2011Mr. Henry
Let's Stay Together2011TV SeriesEllis
Laugh Out Loud Comedy Festival2011TV Series
For (Stuffed) Colored Girls2010Short
Something Like a Business2010Payton Profit
The 41-Year-Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It2010VideoOfficer Beat
The Family Hour2009VideoComic
Black Dynamite2009Militant 1
Ball Don't Lie2008New York
Bricks2007Short voice
Redrum2007Waiter
BloodRayne II: Deliverance2007VideoBartender Bob
Postal2007Officer Greg
Delta Farce2007Co-Pilot
Cuts2006TV SeriesManager
Charmed2005TV SeriesSmitty
Jepardee!2005ShortAlex Getback
Significant Others2004TV SeriesDevon
ER2004TV SeriesKeith Trager
Second Time Around2004TV SeriesTed
Out-of-Body Experience2004ShortJosh
Sin2003Vincent Peavey
The District2003TV Series
Road Kings2003Baby Ray Ray
Love Chronicles2003Gavin
Half & Half2003TV SeriesDarrell
Two Can Play That Game2001Lying Man #2
All About You2001Owen
Soul Food2001TV SeriesDrew
The Jamie Foxx Show1999-2000TV SeriesCurtis
Every Dog Has Its Day1999Maurice
Dill Scallion1999"Vibe" Host
Rude Awakening1998TV SeriesRitch
Getting Personal1998TV SeriesWesley Warren Jones
Fakin' Da Funk1997Charlie
Oddville, MTV1997TV Series
The Sixth Man1997Jimmy Stubbs
The Show1996TV SeriesTrent Vance
Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood1996Preach
A Low Down Dirty Shame1994Benny (as Christopher Spencer)
Blankman1994Stevens (as Christopher Spencer)
In Living Color1992-1993TV Series

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dads in Parks2016TV Series 3 episodes
The 47th NAACP Image Awards2016TV Movie
Taraji and Terrence's White Hot Holidays2015TV Movie
Real Husbands of HollywoodTV Series 7 episodes, 2013 - 2015 written by - 1 episode, 2013
The 67th Primetime Emmy Awards2015TV Special written by
BET Honors2015TV Movie writer
The BET Honors2014TV Movie
45th NAACP Image Awards2014TV Movie documentary
2013 Soul Train Awards2013TV Special
The BET Honors2013TV Movie
The Chocolate Sundaes Comedy Show2013TV Special documentary creator
Saturday Night Live2012TV Series additional sketch - 1 episode
2012 MTV Video Music Awards2012TV Special writer
BET Awards 20122012TV Special
The BET Honors2012TV Movie
2011 Soul Train Awards2011TV Special
BET Awards 20112011TV Special
In the Flow with Affion Crockett2011TV Series writer - 6 episodes
Chris Spencer's Minority Report2010TV Special documentary
2010 BET Hip Hop Awards2010TV Special
Chocolate Sundaes Comedy Show: Live on Sunset Strip!2010Video
2009 Soul Train Awards2009TV Special
The Family Hour2009Video
BET Awards 20092009TV Special
BET's Comicview2008TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Funny Spot2008TV Series writer - 1 episode
Larry the Cable Guy's Christmas Spectacular2007TV Movie
Def Comedy Jam2006TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Brandon T. Jackson Show2006TV Movie
2 Live Stews2006TV Series host segments - 1 episode
Jamie Foxx's Laffapalooza2006TV Movie
Laffapalooza2003-2006TV Series writer - 3 episodes
Wild 'N Out2005TV Series head writer - 10 episodes
MTV Video Music Awards 20052005TV Special
Jamie Foxx: I Might Need Security2002TV Special documentary head writer
Get Up Stand Up Comedy2001Video documentary
MTV Video Music Awards 20012001TV Special
Vibe1997TV Series 2 episodes

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Real Husbands of Hollywood2013-2016TV Series executive producer - 48 episodes
Snoop Dogg Presents: The Bad Girls of Comedy2012TV Special producer - segment "Opening Snoop Dogg Audition"
Russell Simmons Presents: The Ruckus2012TV Series consulting producer - 1 episode
The Undershepherd2012co-producer
It's Worth What?2011TV Series producer - 1 episode
Laugh Out Loud Comedy Festival2011TV Series executive producer - 1 episode
Chris Spencer's Minority Report2010TV Special documentary executive producer
Chocolate Sundaes Comedy Show: Live on Sunset Strip!2010Video executive producer
The Family Hour2009Video associate producer
TV One's Roast and Toast: John Witherspoon2009TV Movie producer
Black Men Revealed2007TV Series consulting producer
Baggin'2005TV Movie senior producer
Jamie Foxx: I Might Need Security2002TV Special documentary consulting producer
Get Up Stand Up Comedy2001Video documentary producer
Reverb1999TV Series producer - 1999-2001

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
2012 Soul Train Awards2012TV Special writing supervisor
2010 Soul Train Awards2010TV Special consultant / talent
MTV Video Music Awards 20052005TV Special consultant

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Undefeated2003TV Movie director: music video

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Uptown Comedy Club: The Birth of Hip Hop ComedyDocumentary completed
Real Husbands of Hollywood2013-2016TV SeriesHimself
Dads in Parks2016TV SeriesHimself
The 46th Annual NAACP Image Awards2015TV SpecialHimself
The Insider2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest Co-Host / Himself - Special Correspondent / Himself - Comedian
The Arsenio Hall Show2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
BET Awards 20132013TV SpecialHimself
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the White House2013DocumentaryHimself
Backstage at Budz House2012Video documentaryHimself
C'mon Man2012Himself
Marcus B Caribbean Comedy Series2012VideoHimself / Host
Eddie Goines and Friends Presents: The Time Is Now2012Himself
The Hot 102011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Lopez Tonight2010-2011TV SeriesHimself
Looking for Lenny2011DocumentaryHimself
The Mo'Nique Show2011TV SeriesHimself
Chris Spencer's Minority Report2010TV Special documentaryHimself
Chocolate Sundaes Comedy Show: Live on Sunset Strip!2010VideoHimself / Host
All Star Comedy Jam2009TV Special documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Straight from the Horses Mouth2009VideoHimself
First Annual BETJ Virtual Awards2008TV Special
BET's Comicview2008TV SeriesHimself - Comedian
Black Poker Stars Invitational2008TV SeriesHimself
The Funny Spot2008TV SeriesHimself - Comedian
BET Trinidad Carnival Special2007TV Movie documentaryHimself - Presenter
Comics Unleashed2007TV Series
Bring That Year Back 2006: Laugh Now, Cry Later2006TV MovieHimself
Def Comedy Jam2006TV SeriesHimself - Comedian
2 Live Stews2006TV SeriesHimself - West Coast Correspondent
America's Next Top Model2005TV SeriesHimself
Love Lounge2005TV SeriesHimself
Black in the 80s2005TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Hollywood Squares2003TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2003TV SeriesHimself
Laffapalooza2003TV SeriesHimself - Comedian
Get Up Stand Up Comedy2001Video documentary
The Chris Rock Show1997TV SeriesHimself
Vibe1997TV SeriesHimself - Host

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