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Larry the Cable Guy Net Worth

Larry the Cable Guy Net Worth

Larry the Cable Guy Net Worth

Larry the Cable Guy, born Daniel Lawrence Whitney on February 17, 1963, is an American stand-up comedian with a net worth of $100 million. Larry, the Cable Guy, made a name for himself with his iconic "Git 'r done!" call. He rose to prominence thanks to the Blue Collar Humor Tour, where he, like Jeff Foxworthy, developed his style of "redneck" comedy. The "Cable Guy," as played by comedian Dan Whitney, is the name of the cha=racter.

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Whitney lives on a 180-acre (73-hectare) farm with his wife in Lincoln, Nebraska. Larry the Cable Guy married his wife, Cara, in 2005. Larry the Cable Guy's wife is a novelist in addition to her profession as a DJ. Wyatt is their son, and Reagan is their daughter. He has a roadway named after him in Pawnee City, Nebraska. Whitney also gave funds to help the local high school purchase new theatrical equipment.Larry the Cable Guy has released seven comedy albums, of which three have been certified gold by the RIAA for shipments of 500,000 copies and in addition has starred in three Blue Collar Comedy Tour–related films, as well as in Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector, Delta Farce, and Witless Protection, as well as voicing Mater in the Cars franchise. Whitney's catchphrase "Git-R-Done!" is also the title of his book.

Initially performing stand-up under his real name with limited success, he became famous after developing the Cable Guy character, a personality that he now maintains throughout his stage act. The Cable Guy character has a stereotypical redneck appearance and a thick Southern accent, recounts stories about his "family", and uses, among other common expressions, his own catchphrase "Git-R-Done!".Larry the Cable Guy net worth is estimated at $50 million. He was born in Nebraska but their family moved to Florida when he was 16 years old. After graduation, Larry the Cable Guy worked for Wendy’s for four years. In 1991, he started doing some radio comedy wherein he would call up several radio stations in different characters, a step which became crucial to Larry the Cable Guy net worth. Through this venture, “Larry the Cable Guy” character was born. This character is known for his Southern accent and talks about anything under the sun. “Git-R-Done!” even became his catchphrase. Larry became even more famous thanks to his friend Jeff Foxworthy whom he met a few years earlier on the latter’s radio show. Larry the Cable Guy net worth began after Foxworthy invited him to his “Blue Collar Comedy tour” and that’s where everything started. The two, together with fellow comedian Bill Engvall have made the tour a success as it grossed around $15 million. Add to that, their tour was released as a live comedy DVD which sold millions of copies. Despite this accomplishment, Larry still felt something was missing. He wanted to be known in the big screen. It was in 2006 where his dream became reality. He brought the Cable guy to cinemas, Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector. In Witless Protection, Larry didn’t play the cable guy character but a variation of him instead. These appearances inflated Larry the Cable Guy net worth. (Source: www.bornrich.com)

 

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