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Gabriel Iglesias :: Biography

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Gabriel Iglesias's facts

Date of Birth 1976-07-15
Nationality American
Profession Comedian, actor, writer, producer
Net Worth(s) $2.5 million
Name on Birth Gabriel J. Iglesias
Height 5' 10"
Place of Birth San Diego, California

Gabriel Iglesias is a renowned man in the Hollywood who has introduced himself as successful comedian, writer, actor, producer as well as a voice actor. The man with versatility stepped on the Earth on July 15, 1976 in San Diego, California.

Putting  light on his career journey, in the starting days he served a cell phone company in Los Angeles. The job helped him financially but he had something else in his mind. He wanted to give a try to comedy. It was difficult for him to continue his previous job and work to make his dream come true at the same time. The ambitious man then took the risk of giving his full devotion to comedy by quitting his job at the cell phone company. He had to bear a huge loss from this but he moved on with determination without losing hope. Then after a great struggle, he started getting success. In the year 2000, he grabbed the opportunity of appearing in All That, a Nickelodeon comedy series in its 6th season. In 2006, he participated in the reality television series Last Comic Standing and managed to reach the top 8.  In 2007, he gave his voice for the entire Mexican family in the animated comedy of the Fox TV, Family Guy. In the same year, he also started giving his voice to the identical twin characters of the Disney series “The Emperor’s New School”.

Iglesias carried on with determination and achieved the success he always dreamt of. In the year 2011, he hosted and produced the show Gabriel Iglesias Presents Stand Up revolution. His work was praised by several famous personalities including Hector Saldana. His show was regarded as one of the funniest comedy show of all times. He has also hosted the show Equal Three. He was cast as a drug dealer and strip club DJ in the movie Magic Mike which was released in 2012. In the same year, he made a guest appearance on Epic Meal Time, the YouTube show. The talented man also voiced the characters Ned and Zed in Planes, the DisneyToon Studios movie. Then in the year 2014, he gave his voice to the characters in two animated movies including The Nut Job and El Americano: The Movie.

Digging into his personal life, he prefers being in a low profile. According to the sources, he lives with his girlfriend and her son. He has no son of his own. He has not married yet. So, it would just be a waste of time to talk about his divorce. We will have to wait for some time to see whether he would marry his girlfriend or will find someone else as his wife. The man stands to a height of five feet ten inches. His exact weight is not known but the heavy weighted man surprised his fans recently by losing a considerable amount of weight. The man who has attained 37 years of age is very satisfied with his life and with his success. At the start of 2014, his net worth was estimated to be $2.5 million. He is giving continuity to his efforts and adding more to the collected wealth. His hard work has bagged him many awards as well. He has also opened a clothing store.

Iglesias has inspired the world that we should not give up our dreams at any cost. We may face some difficulties at the start but if we carry on with determination then we achieve success for sure. His detailed and worth reading bio can be found on various wiki sites. His followers can also follow him on Facebook and Twitter.