Brian Dunkleman Net Worth

$1 Million

Brian Dunkleman Net Worth: Brian Dunkleman is a comedian, actor, and television personality with a net worth of $1 million. He came into fame after co-hosting the American Idol, in 2002. Before that, he used to work on stage as a comedian making people laugh and feel happy at all times.

  • Brian Dunkleman Net Worth: $1 Million
  • Сеlеbrаtеd Nаmе: Brian Dunkleman
  • Rеаl Nаmе/Full Nаmе: Brian Dunkleman
  • Gеndеr: male
  • Віrth Dаtе: 25 September 1971 
  • Brian Dunkleman Аgе: 49 years
  • Віrth Рlасе: Ellicottville, New York, United States
  • Nаtіоnаlіtу: American  
  • Неіght: (1.75 m)
  • Wеіght: 68 kg 
  • Рrоfеѕѕіоn: American comedian, actor and television actor
  • Ѕаlаrу:  N/A
  • Lаѕt Uрdаtеd: December
Brian Dunkleman Net Worth

How He Makes His Money

As a co-host in the American Idol, his salary was almost $20 million because his counterpart, Perry used to receive over $25 million of salary. Ryan, his chief co-host used to receive around $12 million which means Dunkleman is near that figure as far as salary is concerned. Besides the salary, he had other activities like being a stage comedian and even performing which added to his wealth.

Early Life and Career Life

Dunkleman was born on September 25, 1971, in New York City. In 2002, he appeared as a co-host together with Ryan Seacrest in the show called American Idols. He however quitted the show but rumors from inside indicated that he was fired.

In 2008, he appeared on the weight-loss TV series called Celebrity Fit Club. He lost 15 pounds during that period and he also talked about the reasons that made him leave American Idols. He revealed that he left the show because the judges were mistreating young contestants and Dunkleman wasn’t happy about that.  Still the same year, he appeared on the Howard Stern Show, making him to be considered afresh talent in stand-up comedy.

In 2016, he made a return to the American Idol 5th series. In the year 2000, he was seen in the popular series called Friends, in the episode of the one with the ring. He has played plenty of roles in TV comedy and he has been featured in many reality shows as well. With that, it means he is a true comedian whose work is exemplary thereby making him earn recognition so fast.

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Personal Life

He is married and he has one son. He lives in Los Angeles

Common Questions People Ask About Brian Dunkleman

What is the Net worth of Brian Dunkleman?

$1 Million

How Old is Brian Dunkleman?

49 years

Why Did Brian Dunkleman Leave American Idol?

He said Young contestants were being mistreated

What is the salary of judges at American Idol?

$20-$25 Million

What Other Show has Dunkleman Participated on?

Friends and Celebrity Fit Club

Is Brian Dunkleman Married?

Yes, he is married and he has a son

Where does Dunkleman Live?

He Lives in Los Angeles


Brian is a legendary comedian who majorly likes stand-up comedy. At the age of 49 years, he continues to secure deals in TV roles making him one of the most cherished comedians. That is why American Idol took him back even after he left the show.

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