Nick Cannon is a very well known American comedian, rapper, and television host. He began his career as a teenager on All That. He has produced various television, film and music projects. He has acted, performed stand-up, hosted television and radio programs, made music and has also written, directed and produced entertainment projects.
John Cannon was the host of the TV reality competition America’s Got Talent from 2009 to 2017. Here’s what you need to know about him.
Quick facts about Nick Cannon
- Name: Nicholas Scott Cannon
- Birth Date: October 8, 1980
- Age: 40 years old
- Birth Place: San Diego, California, U.S.
- Famous as: Comedian, rapper, television host
- Years active: 1998–present
- Spouse(s): Mariah Carey(m. 2008; div. 2016)
- Children: 3
- Net worth: $30 million
Early life of Nick Cannon
Nick Cannon was born on October 8, 1980, in San Diego, California, to James Cannon, and Beth Hackett. He grew up mainly in California and North Carolina as his parents had separated.
Nick has started his musical career from the age of 8 and he later switched from music to stand-up comedy and in his early teenage years, Cannon was working well-known comedy clubs.
What about his television career?
Nick Cannon began as his career as the host of All That. He later hosted The Nick Cannon Show, Wild ‘n Out, America’s Got Talent, Lip Sync Battle Shorties and The Masked Singer. As he established his acting career, Cannon released a self-titled album in 2003.
He is a producer and writer, known for Drumline (2002), Bobby (2006) and Men in Black II (2002).
What about his personal life?
Nick Cannon was married to Mariah Carey from 2008 to 2016. He has three children, Golden Cannon, Moroccan Scott Cannon and Monroe Cannon.
What was the latest controversy about Nick Cannon?
Nick got fired from his long-running comedy improv show Wild ‘N Out. This ensued after he made anti-Semitic comments on his podcast and YouTube show, Cannon’s Class. Nick Cannon is still the host of the Fox tv singing competition reality show, The Masked Singer.
How much is Nick Cannon worth?
Nick Cannon has an estimated total worth of $30 million. Nick Cannon has accumulated his income from his well-known roles as an American comedian, rapper, and television host.