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Mark Curry was born on the 1st June 1961 in Oakland, California USA, and is an actor, host, and comedian, perhaps best known for starring in the ABC sitcom “Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper” (1992-1997), and “See Dad Run” (2012-2014). Thanks to his roles on television and in film, Curry has increased his net worth considerably. Curry’s career started in 1990.

Have you ever wondered how rich Mark Curry is, as of mid-2016? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Mark’s net worth is as high as $5 million. In addition to being a successful actor and comedian, Curry also hosted shows on Comedy Central and appeared in a few music videos which have improved his wealth.

Mark Curry Net Worth $5 Million

Mark G. Curry is the youngest of nine children in his family, and went to St. Joseph Notre Dame High School in Alameda, California, and later studied at California State University, East Bay. He was a class clown since his school days, and often practiced jokes on customers while working in a drugstore. Friends and family encouraged him to try out at local comedy clubs, and soon after Curry became one of the most popular comedians in Oakland.

Curry made his movie debut in 1991 in Topper Carew’s comedy “Talkin’ Dirty After Dark” starring Martin Lawrence. He then starred in the TV series “Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper” (1992-1997), appeared in Mario Van Peebles’ drama “Panther” (1995), “Switchback” (1997) with Danny Glover and Dennis Quaid, and had a minor role in “Armageddon” (1998) starring Bruce Willis, Billy Bob Thornton, and Ben Affleck.

In the 2000’s, Curry played parts in “The Drew Carey Show” (2000), Fred Parnes’ movie “A Man Is Mostly Water” (2000), Steve Boyum’s “Motocrossed” (2001), and “The Poof Point” (2001). Soon after, he appeared in “Bad Boy” (2002) with Denis Leary and Elizabeth Hurley, and in two TV series: “Less Than Perfect” (2005) and “Fat Actress” (2005), increasing further his net worth.

Most recently, Curry has worked on “Poolboy: Drowning Out the Fury” (2011) with Kevin Sorbo and Danny Trejo, “The Secret Life of the American Teenager” (2011-2012), “See Dad Run” (2012-2014), “Instant Mom” (2015), and “Black Jesus” (2015), which have also added to his net worth.

Mark Curry was host of the Comedy Central’s “Don’t Forget Your Toothbrush” in 2000, and also at BET’s “Coming to the Stage” and PAX-TV show “Animal Tails” in 2003. A year later, Curry appeared in “Celebrity Yucatan”, and finished second behind former NBA player Dennis Rodman. He performed a stand-up act at The Comedy Festival Laffapalooza Special in 2008, hosted by Tracy Morgan. Curry joined Earthquake, Sommore, Tony Rock, and Bruce Bruce on the “Royal Comedy Tour” in 2012, and in 2014 he accompanied Tommy Davidson, Bill Bellamy and others on the ‘Sommore’s Standing Ovation Comedy Tour”.

Curry has also appeared on several music videos including Too Short’s “I Ain’t Trippin”, Bow Wow’s “Take Ya Home”, and in Luniz’s “Oakland Raiders”, contributing further to his net worth.

Regarding his personal life, Mark Curry had a severe and weird accident in 2006 when an aerosol can exploded behind a water heater and damaged over 20% of Curry’s body. He was forced to spent several months at home recovering, and later admitted that he considered committing suicide, but his friends talked him over. There is no public information information about any private relationships.

Quick Facts

Birth date: June 1, 1961
Birth place: Oakland, California, United States
Height:1.98 m
Profession:Actor, comedian, television host
Education:St. Joseph Notre Dame High School, California State University, CA
Nationality:American
Spouse:Jeremy Sandle
Music groups:"Luniz" (Hip Hop Duo)
Movies:“A Man Is Mostly Water” (2000), “Motocrossed” (2001), “The Poof Point” (2001), “Panther” (1995), “Switchback” (1997), “Less Than Perfect” (2005), “Fat Actress” (2005)
TV shows:"Don't Forget Your Toothbrush" (2000), “Hangin' with Mr. Cooper” (1992-1997), “See Dad Run” (2012-2014), “The Drew Carey Show” (2000), “The Secret Life of the American Teenager” (2011-2012), “See Dad Run” (2012-2014), BET's “Coming to the Stage”, PAX-TV show “Animal Tails”
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Interesting Facts

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1Starring in the Celebrity version of the Mole-Yucatan [January 2004]
2Auditioned for the hosting duties of Family Feud in 2002, but eventually lost to Richard Karn.


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Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Black Jesus2015TV Series
Instant Mom2015TV SeriesReverend
See Dad Run2012-2014TV SeriesMarcus
One Love2014TV SeriesPastor William Winters
The Secret Life of the American Teenager2011-2012TV Series
Poolboy: Drowning Out the Fury2011Captain O'Malley
Fat Actress2005TV SeriesMax Cooper
Less Than Perfect2005TV SeriesMorpheus
Bad Boy2002Drew Hodges
The Poof Point2001TV MovieNorton Ballard
Motocrossed2001TV MovieBob Arness
A Man Is Mostly Water2000Jeff
For Your Love2000TV SeriesDr. Collins
The Drew Carey Show2000TV SeriesRobert Soulard
Armageddon1998Stu the Cabbie
The Jamie Foxx Show1997-1998TV SeriesSgt. Easy
The Fanatics1997Fly Walker
Switchback1997Robbie
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper1992-1997TV SeriesMark Cooper
Martin1997TV SeriesRonnie Cochran
Panther1995/ILombard
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child1995TV SeriesThe Giant
Living Single1994TV SeriesTony Ross
Talkin' Dirty After Dark1991Antonio
ABC TGIF1990TV SeriesMark Cooper
Sounding Brass1980TV SeriesTim Barker

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hangin' with Mr. CooperTV Series executive consultant - 27 episodes, 1993 - 1997 creative consultant - 15 episodes, 1992 - 1993

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Laffapalooza!2008TV Special documentary
Def Comedy Jam2006TV Series writer - 1 episode
Comedy Central Presents1999TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Mark Curry: The Other Side1996TV Movie
One Night Stand1991TV Series 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nickelodeon's Kids Choice Awards Orange Carpet 20142014TV SpecialHimself
Gotham Comedy Live2014TV Series documentaryHimself - Host
Unsung2014TV Series documentaryHimself
Reach Around Radio2012TV SeriesHimself Guest-Host
Celebrity Ghost Stories2011TV Series documentaryHimself
Dish Nation2011TV SeriesHimself
Way Black When2010TV MovieHimself - Host
Life After2010TV SeriesHimself
Psychic Hollywood: The Search for Truth2009TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Mo'Nique Show2009TV SeriesHimself
Mean Streets: Cities Under Fire2009TV Movie documentaryHimself
David Alan Grier: Comedy You Can Believe In2009TV Special documentaryHimself
TV One's Roast and Toast: John Witherspoon2009TV MovieHimself
Black to the Future2009TV SeriesHimself
Laffapalooza!2008TV Special documentaryHimself - Comedian
Back to the Grind2007TV SeriesHimself
BET Awards 20072007TV SpecialHimself
Paul Mooney: Jesus Is Black - So Was Cleopatra - Know Your History2007Video documentaryHimself
Def Comedy Jam2006TV SeriesHimself - Comedian
In the Cutz2006TV Series
Howard Stern on Demand2006TV SeriesHimself
The Daily Buzz2005TV SeriesHimself
Poker Royale: Comedians vs. Pros2005TV SeriesHimself - Comedian
Just for Laughs2005TV SeriesHimself
The Wayne Brady Show2004TV SeriesHimself
Animal Tails2003-2004TV SeriesHimself - Host
Hollywood Squares1998-2004TV SeriesHimself
The Mole2004TV SeriesHimself
Coming to the Stage2003TV SeriesHimself
Pyramid2002-2003TV SeriesHimself
3rd Annual BET Awards2003TV Special documentaryHimself
Platinum Comedy Series: Roasting Shaquille O'Neal2002TV Special documentaryHimself
Just for Laughs: Montreal Comedy Festival2001TV Special documentaryHimself
Don't Forget Your Toothbrush2000TV SeriesHimself
The Daily Show1996-2000TV SeriesHimself
The Mark Twain Prize: Jonathan Winters2000TV MovieHimself
Intimate Portrait2000TV Series documentaryHimself
Comedy Central Presents1999TV Series documentaryHimself
MADtv1997TV SeriesHimself - Host
Mark Curry: The Other Side1996TV MovieHimself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1996TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1995TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1992-1995TV SeriesHimself
Soul Train1995TV Series documentaryHimself - Guest Host
HBO Comedy Showcase1995TV SeriesHimself - Comedian (1996)
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards '951995TV SpecialHimself
Hopes for the Holidays1994TV SpecialHimself
ABC Mark Curry & Delta Burke Back Lot Special1994TV MovieHimself
The Arsenio Hall Show1994TV SeriesHimself
Comic Relief VI1994TV Special documentaryHimself
Apollo Theatre Hall of Fame1993TV Special documentaryHimself
1993 Essence Awards1993TV SpecialHimself
Showtime at the Apollo1993TV SeriesHimself - Host
The 7th Annual Soul Train Music Awards1993TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Ebony/Jet Showcase1992TV SeriesHimself
One Night Stand1991TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Gotham Comedy Live2014TV Series documentaryHimself - Comedian
I Was a Network Star2006TV Movie documentaryHimself

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