Carlos Mencia Net Worth

Comedians are very popular and mostly universally liked individuals. A way with words or visual comedy that Carlos Mencia has makes audiences laugh and feel positive. During a decorated career, this person has appeared in stand-up acts, wrote comic pieces and did a lot of related work. Born in unknown on unknown, Carlos Mencia had a wonderful upbringing with Magdelena Mencía, Roberto Holness Joseph Mencia. A Comedian, Actor, Screenwriter, Television producer, Voice Actor from United States of America has very encouraging surroundings to pursue lifelong dreams of creating comedy. Standing at 5 ft 7 in (1.72 m) tall, this comic studied and graduated California State University, Los Angeles, Garfield High School before turning to comedy as a primary profession. But what about money? Carlos Mencia surely has a lot of them since the estimated net worth of this person is $15 Million.

Read more about Carlos Mencia Biography

Ned Arnel Mencia, better known to the world as Carlos Mencia was born in 1967, in Honduras. He is from a very big family, which consisted of 18 children. Carlos studied at Garfield High School and later in the California State University, where he studied electrical engineering. When Mencia had a successful performance at The Laugh Factory he decided to begin careers as a comedian and focus on this. He later performed at The L.A. Cabaret and The Comedy Store. Carlos’ successful performances there were noticed and the received a suggestion to appear in such shows “Buscando Estrellas” and “The Arsenio Hall Show”. This made Carlos Mencia’s net worth higher. 1994 Carlos became a host of “Loco Slam” and later, in 1998, he hosted “Funny is Funny!”. Step by step Mencia became more famous and acclaimed in the industry. He even had an opportunity to tour with Pablo Francisco and Freddy Soto.

In 2005 Carlos became a part of the shot which made him popular all over the world. The show was called “Mind of Mencia”. Soon it became very successful and had a huge impact on the growth of Mencia’s net worth. In 2006 it was even considered to be one of the highest rated programs on Comedy Central. Despite the success and popularity this show had it was cancelled in 2008. During his career, Carlos has released 3 comedy albums: “Take a Joke America”, “America Rules” and “Unmerciful”. It of course added to Carlos Mencia’s net worth.

As it was mentioned before, Carlos has also appeared in several movies. Some of them include: “Outta Time”, “29 Palms”, “Our Family Wedding” and others. During the making of these movies Carlos worked together with Jeremy Davies, Jon Polito, America Ferrera, Regina King, Mario Lopez, Ali Landry and others. In addition to his career as a comedian, Carlos is also one of the owners of Maggie Rita’s, the restaurant chain. This also makes Carlos’ net worth higher.

Lastly, it could be said that Carlos Mencia is one of the most successful comedians in the industry. Although he does not appear a lot on television or in the movies, there is still a chance that Carlos Mencia’s net worth will grow. Let’s hope that in the future, he will again create something successful.

Structural info

  • Full Name: Carlos Mencia
  • Net Worth: $15 Million
  • Date Of Birth: October 22, 1967
  • Place Of Birth: San Pedro Sula, Honduras
  • Height: 5 ft 7 in (1.72 m)
  • Profession: Comedian, Actor, Screenwriter, Television producer, Voice Actor
  • Education: California State University, Los Angeles, Garfield High School
  • Nationality: United States of America
  • Spouse: Amy Mencia (m. 2003)
  • Children: Lucas Pablo Mencia
  • Parents: Magdelena Mencía, Roberto Holness
  • Siblings: Joseph Mencia
  • Nicknames: Ned Arnel Holness , The Punisher , Ned Holness , Ned Arnel Mencia
  • Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/carlosmencia
  • Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/carlosmencia
  • MySpace: http://www.myspace.com/carlosmencia
  • IMDB: www.imdb.com/name/nm0578788
  • Albums: New Territory
  • Nominations: ALMA Award for Favorite TV Actor, ALMA Award for Year in TV Comedy – Actor
  • Movies: Our Family Wedding, The Heartbreak Kid, Farce of the Penguins, Carlos Mencia: No Strings Attached, The Proud Family Movie, Carlos Mencia: Not for the Easily Offended: Live in San Jose, The Three Amigos, 29 Palms, Outta Time, Platinum Comedy Series: Vol. 2: George Lopez, Carlos Mencia: Performance En…
  • TV Shows: Mind of Mencia, The Proud Family, Operation MySpace

Facts

  • Appearing in a TV commercial (alongside others) recommending the “Belly Burner,” which he claims helped him to lose weight. [November 2009]
  • Drives a Jaguar XKR.
  • His son Lucas Pablo Mencia was born on December 14, 2006.
  • He is the 17th of 18 children.

Trademarks

  • Saying “Dee dee dee!” when referring to stupid people

Filmography

Writer
Title Year Status Character
Carlos Mencia: New Territory 2011 TV Special documentary
Mind of Mencia TV Series creator – 58 episodes, 2005 – 2008 writer – 58 episodes, 2005 – 2008
Carlos Mencia: The Best of Funny Is Funny 2007 Video
Carlos Mencia: No Strings Attached 2006 TV Special documentary
Carlos Mencia: Not for the Easily Offended 2005 Video
The Three Amigos 2003 TV Special documentary
Comedy Central Presents 2002 TV Series documentary writer – 1 episode
Latino Laugh Festival 1997 TV Special
HBO Comedy Half-Hour 1996 TV Series 1 episode
Loco Slam 1994 TV Series 1994
Producer
Title Year Status Character
Carlos Mencia: New Territory 2011 TV Special documentary executive producer
Carlos Mencia: Performance Enhanced 2008 TV Special documentary executive producer
Mind of Mencia 2005-2008 TV Series executive producer – 59 episodes
Carlos Mencia: The Best of Funny Is Funny 2007 Video executive producer
Carlos Mencia: No Strings Attached 2006 TV Special documentary executive producer
Carlos Mencia: Not for the Easily Offended 2005 Video executive producer
Actor
Title Year Status Character
La Chamba 2012 TV Series Carlos
Our Family Wedding 2010 Miguel Ramirez
The Heartbreak Kid 2007 Tito
Drawn Together 2006 TV Series King of Mexico
Farce of the Penguins 2006 Juan Sanchez (voice)
The Proud Family 2001-2005 TV Series Felix Boulevardez
The Proud Family Movie 2005 TV Movie Felix Boulevardez (voice)
29 Palms 2002 The Comedian
The Shield 2002 TV Series Gabo
Outta Time 2002 Juancho
The Bernie Mac Show 2001 TV Series Chuy
Moesha 1999 TV Series Carlos
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child 1995-1997 TV Series Xolotl / Poncho
In Living Color 1990 TV Series Valet
Thanks
Title Year Status Character
They Put It Out There 2011 TV Movie special thanks
Self
Title Year Status Character
WGN Morning News 2016 TV Series Himself
Noches con Platanito 2015 TV Series Himself – Guest
Gotham Comedy Live 2013-2014 TV Series documentary Himself – Host
Dish Nation 2014 TV Series Himself
Celebrity Ghost Stories 2012 TV Series documentary Himself
The Wendy Williams Show 2010-2011 TV Series Himself – Guest / Himself
Carlos Mencia: New Territory 2011 TV Special documentary Himself – Comic
Phunny Business: A Black Comedy 2011 Documentary Himself
The Daily Habit 2011 TV Series Himself
Rock n’ Gol 2010 TV Movie Himself
Made in Hollywood 2010 TV Series Himself
The Mo’Nique Show 2010 TV Series Himself
I Am Comic 2010 Documentary Himself
Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race 2009 TV Movie Himself
Make ‘Em Laugh: The Funny Business of America 2009 TV Series documentary Himself
America United: In Support of Our Troops 2008 TV Movie Himself
Carlos Mencia: Performance Enhanced 2008 TV Special documentary Himself
Late Night with Conan O’Brien 2005-2008 TV Series Himself / Himself – Guest
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1997-2008 TV Series Himself
Más vale tarde 2008 TV Series Himself
Operation MySpace 2008 TV Movie Himself – Host
Up Close with Carrie Keagan 2007 TV Series Himself
MADtv 2007 TV Series Himself – Special Guest
HBO First Look 2007 TV Series documentary Himself
2007 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards 2007 TV Special Himself – Host
Mind of Mencia 2005-2007 TV Series Himself / Himself – Host / Various
2007 ALMA Awards 2007 TV Special Himself
Carlos Mencia: The Best of Funny Is Funny 2007 Video Himself
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2006 TV Series Himself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson 2005-2006 TV Series Himself
Last Call with Carson Daly 2006 TV Series Himself
2006 ALMA Awards 2006 TV Special Himself
Carlos Mencia: No Strings Attached 2006 TV Special documentary Himself
Last Laugh ’05 2005 TV Movie Himself
Too Late with Adam Carolla 2005 TV Series Himself
Weekends at the DL 2005 TV Series Himself
Carlos Mencia: Not for the Easily Offended 2005 Video Himself
Dennis Miller 2005 TV Series Himself
Ego Trip’s Race-O-Rama 2005 TV Series documentary Himself
The Drop 2004 TV Series Himself
Uncensored Comedy: That’s Not Funny! 2003 TV Movie documentary Himself
The Three Amigos 2003 TV Special documentary Himself
Comedy Central Presents 2002 TV Series documentary Himself
The Test 2001 TV Series Himself – Panelist
The Roseanne Show 1998 TV Series Himself
Latino Laugh Festival 1997 TV Special Himself – Comedian
HBO Comedy Half-Hour 1996 TV Series Himself
Loco Slam 1994 TV Series Himself – Host
Comic Relief VI 1994 TV Special documentary Himself
Archive Footage
Title Year Status Character
Gotham Comedy Live 2013-2014 TV Series documentary Himself – Comedian
WWE Raw 2006 TV Series Himself

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