Daniel Dwight Tosh was born on 29 May 1975, in Boppard, (then) West Germany and is an American actor and voice actor, comedian, television and film producer, as well as a writer. In addition to his appearances in such shows as “Comics Unleashed”, “Live at Gotham” and “Punk’d”, Daniel Tosh is perhaps best known as the host of a television series called “Tosh.O”, in which he comments on various video clips, celebrities, and other media related things.
How rich is Daniel Tosh? According to sources, Daniel’s net worth is estimated to be $10 million as of mid-2016; in 2013 his annual salary amounted to $6.5 million so possibly his fortune is underestimated. The main sources of Tosh’s wealth are his stand-up comedy performances and television appearances, which he began with in the late ’90s.
Daniel Tosh Net Worth $10 Million
Daniel Tosh’s father was a pres, byterian minister – he grew up in Florida, and was educated at Astronaut High School, and after matriculating went on to graduate from the University of Central Florida with marketing degree. Daniel worked as a telemarketer for a short time, but then moved out to Los Angeles to pursue a career in stand-up comedy. In 1998, Tosh performed at a comedy festival in Montreal called “Just for Laughs”, and two years later had his first televised performance in one of the theatre venues in Montreal. Tosh’s big breakthrough followed soon after, when in 2001, Tosh was featured on the “Late Show with David Letterman”, which opened many on-screen opportunities for Tosh. After that, he made several appearances on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!”, “Premium Blend” hosted by Kathy Griffin during the first season and Damon Wayans during the last one, as well as “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno”. Tosh has also been a constant guest on many radio shows, and reality television series, which have made a large contribution to Daniel’s net worth. In addition to that, Tosh has performed as a spokesman in several commercials for the famous fast-food restaurant chain “Taco Bell”.
Daniel Tosh expanded his audience in 2009 with the debut of his television series “Tosh.O”. With the focus on viral videos, the show soon became a hit, and at the beginning had an average of over one million viewers per episode. Even though initially the show was only scheduled to air for ten episodes, the decision was made to continue, to the extent where the show now had six seasons with a total of 145 episodes, and it was announced in 2013 that the show would be expanded to last for three more seasons after that, in fact to the present day. The show that features many celebrity guests who discuss and make comments about viral videos attracted a large number of 18-34 year old males, a demographic that was actively pursued by the creators of “Tosh.O”. With such a success, the show is expected to attract even larger audiences.
Daniel Tosh has also made four tours, the most recent of which happened in 2013, which have contributed consistently to his net worth.
In his personal life, any relationships he has kept very quiet.