Drake Bell or also known as Drake Campana is an American actor, singer, songwriter and musician. He started his career as an actor in the early 1990s when he was 5 years old. At that time, his first televised appearance was on Home Improvement and some commercials. What is his net worth now? We will reveal the information about it here.
Drake Bell’s Net Worth
According to some sources, it is estimated that the net worth of Drake Bell is $600 thousand. During the late 90s and early 2000s, Drake Bell may be most popular for being a child star on Nickelodeon. He has appeared on some tv shows, and mainly The Amanda Show and Drake & Josh.
Here is Drake Bell’s earning overview according to Net Worth Bro.
- Record Sales 2005 – It is estimated that he earned $500,000 from the soundtrack album Drake & Josh where it was sold 500,000 copies.
- Record Sales 2006 – It is estimated that he earned $178,000 from his album entitled It’s Only Time where it was sold 178,000 copies.
- Record Sales 2014 – It is estimated that he earned $2,000 from his album entitled Ready, Steady, Go! where it sold 2,000 copies on its first week of release.
Drake Bell’s Early Life
The complete name of Drake Bell is Jared Drake Bell. He is also known as Drake Campana. He was born in Newport Beach, California on June 27th, 1986. His father’s name is Robert Bell and his mother’s name is Robin Dodson who was a professional pool player. Drake Bell grew up in Orange County and when he lived there, he skateboarded and regularly attended punk rock concerts, the music which he cites as an influence.
Drake Bell has an older sister and three older brothers and Heath Bell of the San Diego Padres is his cousin.
Drake Bell’s Acting Career
Drake Bell began his acting career when he was five years old. He did it because of the encouragement of his father. His father found Drake Bell’s talent and confidence early when public speaking and his stellar impersonations of people that he saw on tv. In 1994, Drake Bell made his first appearance on an episode of Home Improvement. Then, he also did his very first national tv commercial for Whirlpool Appliances. After he appeared in the made for TV film entitled The Jack Bull, he was nominated for a Young Artist Award in 2000.
In 2004, the acting career of Drake Bell became better when he co-starred on Drake & Josh at Nickelodeon with his friend Josh Peak. Drake Bell has achieved nine Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards.
Besides, Drake Bell also has small parts in several featured films. Those are Jerry Maguire, Dragon World and Yours, Mine and Ours. He also appeared as Timmy Turner in the live-action TV film entitled A Fairly Odd Movie: Grow Up, Timmy Turner. This live-action TV film premiered on July 9th, 2011. He also appeared in the mini-series entitled Flying Tigers and the web-series entitled I Heart Vampires.
In 2012, Drake Bell acted as Spider-Man in the animated series Ultimate Spider-Man. Then, he played the role in The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes. In two video games for Marvel, he has voiced the role of Spider-Man as well.
In the third The Fairly Odd Parents film, he played his role again as Timmy Turner in 2014. In 2017, he played in the film entitled Bad Kids of Crestview Academy.
Drake Bell’s Music Career
When Drake Bell was 12 years old, he started playing guitar and he learned his first official guitar lessons from Roger Daltrey when they played in a film together. Drake Bell co-wrote and also performed the theme song of Drake & Josh Show and the title of the song is Found a Way.
Telegraph was his debut album and it was independently recorded and released in 2005. In 2006, he signed a record deal with Universal Motown and then he released his second album entitled It’s Only Time. In 2014, he released an album entitled Ready, Steady, Go! and in 2020, he released an album entitled The Lost Album. However, these two albums did not perform well in the charts or commercially.
In January 2015, Drake Bell posted a picture of his broken wrist on Twitter. He alleged that doctors said he would never play guitar again. However, he could recover quickly and then he was back to playing guitar. Some music of Bell is more popular in Mexico than in America. In 2016, he went on a concert tour in Mexico.
Drake Bell’s Philanthropy
Drake Bell supports the non-profit organization named The Thirst Project. This organization addressed the clean water crisis by raising awareness through education. To support this organization, Drake Bell makes public appearances and puts on concerts to raise funds. Drake Bell is recruited by Seth Maxwell, the founder of the initiative, to be the face of the campaign.
Besides, Drake Bell also supports Toys for Tots and Rockin A Cure. On April 18th, 2015, Drake Bell made a performance at the Strawberry Bowl to support the charity Rockin A Cure for cystic fibrosis.
Drake Bell’s Awards and Nominations
There are a number of awards and nominations which have been achieved by Drake Bell until now as you are able to see from the list below.
- In 2000, he won Young Artist Awards in the category of Best Performance in a TV Movie or Pilot.
- In 2006, he won the Blimp Award (Kids’ Choice Awards) in the category of Favorite TV Actor (Drake & Josh).
- In 2007, he won the Blimp Award (UK Kids’ Choice Award) in the category of Best Male Singer and Best TV Show (Drake & Josh).
- In 2008, he won the Blimp Award (Kids’ Choice Awards) in the category of Favorite TV Actor (Drake & Josh).
- In 2008, he won the Blimp Award (KCA Brazil 2008 – Meus Premios Nick) in the category of Favorite International Artist.
- In 2008, he won the Surfboard Award (Teen Choice Awards) in the category of Choice Movie Breakout Actor (Superhero Movie). ‘
- And many more.