Kevin James net worth: American actor, comedian, screenwriter, and producer, Kevin George Knipfing, better known as Kevin James has a net worth of $80 million.
Kevin George Knipfing is an American actor and filmmaker who is popular by the name “Kevin James”. Noted for his comic sense, he has appeared in many major comedy movies like “Hitch”, “I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry”, “Here Comes the Boom” and many more. A successful Hollywood actor, Kevin James has been actively entertaining us since 1989.
Born on April 26, 1965 in Mineola, New York, Kevin was raised in Stony Brook, Long Island. Born to a German decency, he was raised in Catholic household. Sporty since his childhood, he used to play wrestling while he was attending Ward Melville High School, from where he graduated. He took his education further from State University of New York at Cortland where he played football. After college, Kevin started to try his luck in comedy and did stand-up comedy initially.
He appeared in many talk shows and made his way to television in no time. He has appeared in television show “The King of Queens” which became his claim to fame. As Kevin became a household name with his performance in “The King of Queens”, he stepped into major Hollywood movies without further ado. His net worth started to skyrocket as the aforementioned show went on to become successful in television.
Debuting in Hollywood from the movie “Hitch” in 2005, he began his race to become a popular comic actor. With his acquaintance with another major actor and filmmaker, Adam Sandler, Kevin found support to uplift his career in the movies. He has appeared in many Adam Sandler movies including “You Don’t Mess with the Johan”, “The Zookepers”, “The Grownups” and many others. For his contribution in his field, he has been nominated for many reputable awards like “Primetime Emmy Awards” as well as “Teen Choice Awards”.
As for his personal life, Kevin has been married to Steffiana de la Cruz since 2004. The couple is parents to four children. As of now, Kevin has been residing in Delray, Florida with his family and enjoys his celebrated life as well as his wealth which nets at the worth of $80 million as of 2015.
Quick Facts about Kevin James
Full Name: Kevin George Knipfing
Profession: Comedian, actor, filmmaker
Height: 5ft 8 in
Date of Birth: April 26, 1965
Place of Birth: Mineola, New York, USA
Education: State University of New York at Cortland
Marital status: Married to Steffiana de la Cruz
Astrological sign: Taurus