Bill Cosby Net Worth $350 Million
Bill Cosby has a net worth of $350 million. He is the complete entertainer who has entertained audiences worldwide as an actor, comedian, author, producer, musician, educator etc. The list is simply endless. Although he ventured into other fields to broaden his reach, the actor initially started his career as a stand up performer.
He got his first opportunity at the hungry I and various other clubs in San Francisco. These acts opened many doors for him. Soon, the actor managed to bag a lead role in the action series I Spy. The series became so successful that producers of the network decided to give him his own show.
The actor reached the pinnacle of his career when he starred in his self titled sitcom, The Cosby Show. The situation comedy aired for 8 seasons and was the number 1 show in America for 5 consecutive years. It is constantly ranked very high on the list of best ranking sitcoms of all time.
The show was Bill Cosby’s baby as he received total creative control of the show. Only labeling the show revolutionary would do justice to the show. He has received many awards for the show. The actor has also had an admirable musical career and some of his best works have been produced as a jazz drummer.
Bill Cosby has been married to his wife Camille Olivia Hanks forever. He met her in Washington while performing his stand up routine. Ever since their marriage on January 25, 1964, the couple has been blessed with 5 children and 3 grandchildren.
It wasn’t always sunny in their household though; the couple went through a major heartache when their son Ennis was murdered on January 16, 1997. Cosby enjoys the various perks of being a millionaire and divides time between homes in Massachusetts and Pennsylvania.