About Craig Robinson
Craig Robinson net worth currently amounts to $6 million dollars, so he has a pretty long way to go before entering Forbes list of the richest actors. However, he has already created some memorable characters. For example, he has portrayed Darryl Philbin on The Office and Matheson on Pineapple Express. What’s more important, we are just a couple of weeks away from the premier of Mr. Robinson. Not only Craig is going to portray the leading character on this sitcom, it also will be based on his early life experience. It is a bit early to speak about the shows revenues or guess how long it will run on NBC, but it is expected to increase Craig Robinson net worth. And what television shows, along with movies, have boosted Craig’s fortune so far? This and similar questions will be answered in the following paragraphs.
The millionaire maid his acting debut in 2001, appearing on a short film AppleJax and YoYo. A couple of years later the actor landed a stable role on television show Lucky, were he portrayed Mutha Rhodes. But a real breakthrough in Craig‘s career came up in 2005, as he joined the cast of what would become one of the most critically acclaimed sitcoms, The Office. In this show Robinson portrayed the foreman of the warehouse of the Scranton branch of fictitious paper distributor Dunder Mifflin. At the time the actor started doing this part, Darryl was a character of minor importance, but eventually his role became rather central. While commenting on this “promotion”, which determined a significant increase in Craig Robinson net worth, the actor said: „You know, when they first were moving him up, it was just like Darryl. It was like, “Wow, really? Okay.” It’s great. It was a lot more work. It was funny because I had this sweet schedule. I would work and then three weeks later I’d come back to work. Then all of a sudden I was there every day in the background.“
His next important role was on the movie D-War, sometimes also referred to as Dragon Wars. The actor admitted that he was super excited to join the team making this movie. When the producers sent him the DVD with some of their latest work, he did not think twice before deciding to audition for the film: „I was like, “Whoa!” when I saw the battle scenes. This was crazy. It was some of the stuff they shot in Korea. I was like, “How do I get to be a part of this? This is fantastic.” Speaking about the sources that might help to increase Craig Robinson net worth in the future, we must mention his show Mr. Robinson. As we have mentioned, it draws on Craig‘s personal experience: before entering show business, the actor worked as a music teacher!