Sebastian Maniscalco is a stand up comedian and actor from America. He started his career in 1998 where he performed at open mics. Do you want to know his net worth? It will be explained here together with the other information about Sabastian Maniscalco.
Sebastian Maniscalco’s Net Worth
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Sebastian Calco has a net worth of $16 million. He has this net worth from his work as a comedian, actor and writer. He has high income and it makes him on the list of the 10 highest-paid comedy artists in the world.
How is his early life and career? Let’s find out about it below.
Sebastian Maniscalco’s Early Life
Sebastian Maniscalco was born on July 8th, 1973 in the Chicago suburb of Arlington Heights, Illinois. His father’s name is Salvatore Maniscalco and he was a hairstylist who moved to the United States with his family from Cefalu, Sicily when he was 15 years old. His mother’s name is Rose Maniscalco and she was a secretary.
When Maniscalco was 8 years old, he was an altar boy at St. Cecilia Catholic Church in the suburb Mount Prospect, Illinois. In 1995, he graduated from Northern Illinois University. There, we became the president of the Sigma Pi fraternity chapter. In the University, he took a degree in communication studies. In 1998, he moved to Los Angeles and after that he performed at open mics in bars and bowling alleys. He did it while he was working as a waiter at the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. There, he worked from 1998 to 2005.
Sebastian Maniscalco’s Career
In 2005, he started to perform regularly at The Comedy Store in West Hollywood, California. He mentioned George Carlin, Jerry Seinfeld, John Ritter, Brian Regan, Johnny Carson, Bill Burr, Andrew Dice Clay and Don Rickles as comedic influences. Since then, as explained in Wikipedia, he has done a half-hour for Comedy Central Presents and five hour-long specials.
On June 2nd, 2009, his first special, Sebastian Live, was released. Then, his next three specials were aired on Showtime. The titles were What’s Wrong with People? which was released on January 5th, 2012, Aren’t You Embarrassed? which was taped in Chicago and released on November 14th, 2014 and Why Would You Do That? which was taped in New York and released in 2016.
Sebastian Maniscalco was one of four comedians who featured in Vince Vaughn’s Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights – Hollywood to the Heartland together with Ahmed Ahmed, Bret Ernst, and John Caparulo. He has also been on Russell Peters’ Best Night Ever, Comedy Central Presents, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, The Jay Leno Show, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Conan, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.
He also appeared in some films including The House, The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature, Cruise and Tag. He became a co-host in a podcast entitled The Pete and Sebastian Show with fellow comedian Pete Correale. They have a show on Sirius XM satellite radio’s Raw Dog Comedy channel 99 as of January 2017.
In 2016, Sebastian Maniscalco appeared on the seventh season of Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. On February 27th, 2018, his memoir entitled Stay Hungry was published. On January 15th, 2019, a Netflix special also titled Stay Hungry was released.
In 2018, he made his feature film debut in the film entitled Green Book. In that film, he acted as Johnny Venere. On August 26th, he became the host of the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards. Then, in November 2019, he appeared in Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman playing Crazy Joe Gallo together with Joe Pesci, Robert De Niro, and Al Pacino. He also became the host of the three-part companion podcast for the film where the first one was published on December 2nd, 2019 and the title was Behind the Irishman.
In June 2021, there was an announcement that he will be a host in a reality television show entitled Well Done With Sebastian Maniscalco. It will premiere on August 12th, 2021 on Discovery+. On this show, he will be joined by friends and family to explore food culture and etiquette.
Sebastian Maniscalco’s Personal Life
Lana Gomez is Sebastian Maniscalco’s wife. They got married in August 2013. They have two children named Serafina who was born in May 2017 and Caruso who was born in June 2019.
Sebastian Maniscalco’s Works
In the list below, here is the list of Sebastian Maniscalco’s comedy specials.
- Sebastian Live in 2009
- What’s Wrong with People? in 2012
- Aren’t You Embarrassed? in 2014
- Why Would You Do That? in 2016
- Stay Hungry in 2019
In the list below, here is the list of Sebastian Maniscalco’s filmography.
- In 2017, he played in The House whose role was as a stand-up comic.
- In 2017, he voiced in The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature whose role was as Johnny.
- In 2018, he played in Cruise whose role was as Dinardo.
- In 2018, he played in Tag whose role was as a Pastor.
- In 2018, he played in Green Book whose role was as Johnny Venere.
- In 2019, he played in The Irishman whose role was as ‘Crazy’ Joe Gallo.
Sebastian Maniscalco’s Biodata
- Name: Sebastian Maniscalco
- Gender: Male
- Birth Date: July 8th, 1973
- Birth Place: Arlington Heights, Illinois USA
- Height: 180 cm or 5 ft 11 in
- Weight: 78 kg or 172 lbs
- Eye Color: Black
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
- Father’s Name: Salvatore Maniscalco
- Mother’s Name: Rose Maniscalco
- Siblings: Jessica Maniscalco
- School: Rolling Meadows High School
- College: Northern Illinois University
- Nationality: American
- Wife: Lana Gomez
- Children: Serafina Simone Maniscalco and Caruso Maniscalco
According to The Things, 2017 was Sebastian Maniscalco’s golden year. It was because in that year, he had more than 100 performances and he released his fourth comic show for Showtime. Also, he was blessed with a baby girl and he made some exciting trips with his family and brought home a Vespa.