Russell Howard Net Worth

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About Russell Howard

Russell Joseph Howard is an English comedian, television presenter, radio presenter, and actor. As of , Russell Howard's estimated net worth is at least $5M.

He is best known for his television shows Russell Howard's Good News and The Russell Howard Hour, and his appearances on the topical panel TV show Mock the Week. He won "Best Compère" at the 2006 Chortle Awards and was nominated for an if.comedy award for his 2006 Aberdeen Festival Fringe show. Howard has cited comedians Lee Evans, Richard Pryor, and Frank Skinner as influences.

What is Russell Howard's Net Worth?

As of , Russell Howard's estimated net worth is at least $5M. From September 2019 to September 2020, Howard will do his sixth stand-up tour Respite where he will tour the United Kingdom, Ireland, Europe, Canada, America, Australia and New Zealand.

In 2004 he was commissioned by BBC Radio 1 to write, sing and perform on the comedy series The Milk Run. Howard has also appeared on the shows Banter (hosted by Andrew Collins) and Political Animal for BBC Radio 4.

Until 2010, Howard was a regular panelist on Mock the Week. He has also appeared on 8 Out of 10 Cats, Would I Lie to You?, Live at the Apollo, The Secret Policeman's Ball 2008, Law of the Playground and Never Mind the Buzzcocks (Series 18, Episode 2 and Series 20, Episode 4).

From November 2006 to July 2008, Russell co-hosted The Russell Howard Show on BBC Radio 6 Music with fellow comedian Jon Richardson in a Sunday morning slot previously hosted by Russell Brand. The show continued to air, without Howard, until March 2010. He has since explained that his main reason for leaving the show was that he finds radio "really restrictive" and "I gorge off the audience as a performer, but you can't gauge a reaction on the radio."

Starting in October 2016, Howard presented a travel documentary series for Comedy Central called Russell Howard & Mum: USA Road Trip which involved him and his mother Ninette travelling through America.

On 29 November 2016, it was announced that Howard would write and star in a 14-part weekly comedy series entitled The Russell Howard Hour on Sky One in 2017, as part of a two-year deal with Sky. The series began on 21 September 2017.

Early life of Russell Howard

Russell was born on 23 March 1980 in Bath, Somerset, England, to Dave and Ninette Howard before later moving to Yeovil. He has two younger siblings, twins Kerry and Daniel (born 1982). Daniel has epilepsy, to which Howard sometimes refers during his act.

Howard attended Bedford Modern School, Perins School in New Alresford and Alton College. He later studied economics at the University of the West of England, Bristol.

Favorite Quotes from Russell Howard

“I lived with a guy who had OCD and I used to put Rice Krispies in his slippers before I went out. He went mental, but not before he counted them all.” – Russell Howard
“So my mum bought a jacuzzi, and I was in there along with my father and my sister, when my mother decided it would be the ideal moment to say – ‘Guess what everyone in this jacuzzi has in common? You’ve all sucked on my tits.” – Russell Howard
“I lost my virginity under a bridge. I was having sex with this poor girl and I was trying my best, but I was like Scotland at a World Cup – just pleased to be there.” – Russell Howard
“Come back here, I’m a police officer!’ and I shouted back ‘No you’re not! You’re a monster!'” – Russell Howard
“Kids did really well in their A levels, how do we respond? ‘A Levels are getting easier, in my day you had to do fifty questions in a minute if you got one wrong, they killed your dad!” – Russell Howard
“Inner child, what do you suggest? ‘I WANT A TREEHOUSE!’ Anything else to add? ‘FARTY NOISE UNDER THE ARM!'” – Russell Howard