Rickey Smiley Net Worth

Do you want to know how much Rickey Smiley is worth? We have the answer for you! First off, let’s get familiar with the person in question, shall we? He is an actor from American. He was born in unknown, on unknown in to the family of unknown and unknown. His talents and gifts as an actor soon became apparent and a promising career path was laid out right before him. It is also worth noting that he attended Alabama State University, Tuskegee University and earned the Nicknames of unknown throughout his studies and working career. He stands at unknown in terms of height. Starring in multiple hit movies or TV shows, Rickey Smiley has earned global recognition as well as amassing a fortune. In his career Rickey Smiley has earned a lot of money and now has a total Net worth valued at $7 Million.

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Rickey was raised in Birmingham, and educated at Woodlawn High School and Tuskegee Job Corps Center, and graduated from Alabama State University. In 2000, he debuted on television as a host of “Comic View” (2000 – 2001) aired on BET. He was then seen on the shows “Comic Escape”, “Uptown Comedy Club”, “The Nashville Network”, “Showtime at the Apollo” and others. Smiley has created such well known characters as Beauford, Rusty Dale, Lil Daryl, Bernice Jenkins and others.

In 2004, Rickey started working for the radio station KBFB. At the very beginning he worked as a morning show personality who made prank calls, gave out the latest information and reviewed the hip hop music. The most successful prank calls include “Buried Alive”, “Pray For Me”, “Is My Daddy Over There”, “Uncle Melvin”, “Come Over” and others. Furthermore, six albums containing the prank calls made by Smiley were released as follows: “The Best of Comedian Rickey Smiley Vol. I“, “Rickey Smiley: Prank Calls Vol. II”, “Rickey Smiley “Off The Hook Volume 4″” and others which were very popular among the fans of Smiley. In 2008, he launched his own radio program “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” (2008 – present) which is one of the most popular programs of the urban radio stations.

In 2012, “The Rickey Smiley Show” (2012 – present) the sitcom was premiered on TV one. The main cast includes such stars as J. Anthony Brown, Gabriel Burgess, Lil’ JJ, Ray J, Roz Ryan and others. Rickey Smiley has also appeared in the reality television series “Airline” (2004 – 2005), television series “Def Comedy Jam” (2006 – 2008) and others. To add more, Rickey Smiley has appeared in several feature films, including the comedy film “Friday After Next” (2002) directed by Marcus Raboy in which he landed the role of Santa Claus. Smiley was also cast in the comedy films directed, produced and written by David E. Talbert “First Sunday” (2008), and “Baggage Claim” (2013). All engagements on radio and television significantly increased the net worth and popularity of Rickey Smiley.

Finally, in the private life of Rickey Smiley, he has never been married. However, he has fathered two children and the most surprising thing: he has adopted eight other children.

Structural info

  • Full Name: Rickey Smiley
  • Net Worth: $7 Million
  • Date Of Birth: August 10, 1968
  • Place Of Birth: Birmingham, Alabama USA
  • Profession: Stand-up Comedian, Actor, Presenter, Television Personality, Radio Jockey
  • Education: Alabama State University, Tuskegee University
  • Nationality: American
  • Children: Brandon Smiley, Malik Smiley, D’essence Smiley, Aaryn Smiley
  • Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/RickeySmileyOfficialFanPage
  • Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/rickeysmiley
  • Google+: https://plus.google.com/+RealRickeySmiley
  • Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rickeysmileymorningshow/
  • IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0806974
  • Allmusic: www.allmusic.com/artist/rickey-smiley-mn0000097431
  • Albums: Off the Hook, Volume IV, Prank Phone Call, Prank Phone Calls, Volume II, Rickey Smiley, Volume III
  • Movies: “First Sunday” (2008), “Baggage Claim” (2013)
  • TV Shows: Rickey Smiley For Real (2015), The Rickey Smiley Show (2012-2014), Dish Nation (2012 – present), The Rickey Smiley Morning Show (2008 – present), Comedy Central Presents (2006), Baggage Claim (2013), Airline (2004–2005), BET Comedy Awards (2004), Comic Escape, Uptown Comedy Club, The Nashville…


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Title Year Status Character
Tax Season announced Mr. Boswell (rumored)
The Rickey Smiley Show 2013-2014 TV Series Rickey Smiley
Baggage Claim 2013 Calvin
Let’s Stay Together 2012 TV Series Steve
Rickey Smiley: Open Casket Sharp 2011 TV Movie
Stomp the Yard 2: Homecoming 2010 Finale MC
First Sunday 2008 Bernice Jenkins
Diamond Life 2005 TV Series
Sweet Hideaway 2003 Ducktape
Friday After Next 2002 Santa Claus
The Way We Do It 2001 TV Series Host
Title Year Status Character
Rickey Smiley for Real 2016-2017 TV Series executive producer – 9 episodes
The Rickey Smiley Show 2012 TV Series executive producer – 8 episodes
Title Year Status Character
1st Amendment Stand Up 2008-2009 TV Series documentary writer – 3 episodes
Comedy Central Presents 2006 TV Series documentary writer – 1 episode
BET’s Comicview 2004 TV Series writer – 1 episode
Title Year Status Character
Love in the Nick of Tyme 2009 Video thanks
Title Year Status Character
Rickey Smiley for Real 2015-2017 TV Series Himself
The Wendy Williams Show 2017 TV Series Himself
Sidewalks Entertainment 2016 TV Series Himself – Guest
Dish Nation 2011-2016 TV Series Himself
31st Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards 2016 TV Special Himself – Co-Host
The Talk 2016 TV Series Himself – Guest
F**K Child Support 2015 TV Movie documentary Himself
Steve Harvey 2015 TV Series Himself – Comedian
The Inside Track: The Rise of Empire 2015 TV Movie Himself
The Real 2015 TV Series Himself
Politics Nation with Al Sharpton 2014 TV Series Himself
45th NAACP Image Awards 2014 TV Movie documentary Himself
Good Day L.A. 2013-2014 TV Series Himself
21st Annual Trumpet Awards 2013 TV Special Himself – Co-Host
Paul Mooney: The Godfather of Comedy 2012 TV Movie Himself
The Mo’Nique Show 2009-2011 TV Series Himself
1st Amendment Stand Up 2008-2009 TV Series documentary Himself – Comedian
Steve Harvey: Don’t Trip… He Ain’t Through with Me Yet 2006 Documentary Himself
Comedy Central Presents 2006 TV Series documentary Himself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson 2005 TV Series Himself
BET’s Comicview 2004 TV Series Himself – Host / Himself – Comedian
BET Comedy Awards 2004 TV Special Himself
Super Secret Movie Rules 2004 TV Series documentary Himself
Latham Entertainment Presents 2003 Video Himself
Player$ 2003 TV Series Himself
Def Comedy Jam: All Stars Vol. 11 1999 TV Special Himself – Show 2
Snaps 1995 TV Series Himself
Def Comedy Jam 1992 TV Series Himself – Comedian (1993)


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