POLITICAL commentator Bill Maher has been a part of late-night or other television talk shows since the early 1990s, but he actually appeared in other shows even before that.
The host of Real Time with Bill Maher since 2003, it’s easy to see how someone with the career Maher has had could be worth quite a bit of money.
Bill Maher is the host of Real Time with Bill Maher[/caption]
Before that, he was the host of Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher[/caption]
What is Bill Maher’s net worth?
Maher is worth $140million, according to The Wealthry.
Celebrity Net Worth and Wealthy Gorilla both confirm that same figure, making him a very high net worth individual in the TV world.
Maher didn’t really come from money, and started off small in the comedy world before he ever made it big. So his current salary of $10million, as reported by The Wealthry, is especially impressive.
Maher is reportedly worth $140million[/caption]
What does Bill Maher do?
Currently, Maher is the host of the HBO talk show Real Time with Bill Maher. It is a weekly hour-long political comedy show.
The show has been nominated for more than ten Primetime Emmy Awards and six Writer’s Guild awards.
Maher is also a political commentator and has appeared on shows on networks such as CNN, MSNBC, and Fox News.
In addition, the talk show host is a supporter of cannabis law reform and he’s written several books, including When You Ride Alone You Ride With Bin Laden: What the Government Should Be Telling Us to Help Fight the War on Terrorism and The New New Rules: A Funny Look at How Everybody but Me Has Their Head Up Their A**.
Maher is also the author of several books[/caption]
How did Bill Maher get his start?
Maher was a comedian and actor early on in his career, which is clear from his often satirical take on news and politics. Before Real Time, he hosted Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher on Comedy Central.
He also made limited appearances in other tv shows before he became a host himself, including on shows like Murder, She Wrote, and Charlie Hoover.
He’s been in a few movies as well, such as D.C. Cab and Newhart.
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Is Bill Maher married?
Maher is not married and never has been.
Previously, he was quoted as having said in his bio on his website, “I’m the last of my guy friends to have never gotten married, and their wives — they don’t want them playing with me. I’m like the escaped slave — I bring news of freedom.”