How Much is Rickey Smiley Worth?
Rickey Smiley is a distinguished comic artist, radio and television entrepreneur who has accumulated a net worth of $5 million. He made most of his wealth and earnings from the hosting various shows and taking part in stand-up performances. His roles in films have also earned him a huge amount to confirm his net worth.
He began his path to stardom in 2000 as a host on BET’s ComicView program. Rickey worked on various successful projects such as The Nashville Network, Showtime at the Apollo, Def Comedy Jam, Snaps and more. He got the opportunity to reveal his talent to the greater extent after a deal with KBFB radio station. He got the job of a host of The Rickey Smiley Morning Show there since 2004 and became popular for a wide range of listeners.
In the year of 2012, he took part sitcom titled The Rickey Smiley Show that aired on TV One. He has also been featured in romantic-comedy series Let’s Stay Together during 2011–2014. Other films where Smiley has been featured include Friday After Next (2002), Sweet Hideaway (2003), First Sunday (2008), Baggage Claim (2013) and many more.
What makes Smiley best known to the public are his hilarious prank calls, which he carried out while working on Radio One. His most noticeable calls include Buried Alive, Uncle Melvin, Pray For Me, She P-E-E-D and more. On the basis of these acts, he even appeared in the music capacity and recorded seven studio albums. He had bagged lots of awards for his terrific performances. He had won a Vision Award, BET Comedy Awards and more.