About Gabriel Iglesias
As for the day, Gabriel Iglesias net worth amounts to $10 million and this makes him one of the richest comedians in the United States. The name Gabriel does not ring a bell for you? Well what about “Fluffy”? Yes, Fluffy is his stage name and do you want to know why did he choose it? If you have ever seen this man, you must have noticed that he is not a skinny type. Quite to the contrary, Iglesias have quite a lot of overweight and this probably is one of his most physically distinctive features. The rest of the logics behind this choice was put out by the comedian himself: “I started riding the whole ‘fluffy’ train, and it’s a cute word and socially a lot more acceptable than someone saying is fat or obese. If you call a girl ‘fat,’ yo, she’ll raise hell, but if you say, ‘Aw girl, look at you, you’re fluffy,’ there’s almost a sexy appeal to it.” One more thing you should know: Iglesias is not the kind of guy who can put away ten burgers in a row. The reason why he is overweight is that he has a really bad metabolism. Well, at least that’s what he says… Anyway, Gabriel Iglesias net worth indicates that his physical appearance has not become an obstacle in his professional career and that is all that matters.
Now as about his career… Gabriel did not venture into comedy or some other field of entertainment business right after school. After graduation he worked at a cell phone company. Even though this job provided him with financial security, Iglesias craved for the audience and laughter, which he considers a form of acceptance. Hence, he decided to try a hand at comedy. At first it was more like a hobby, but in 1997 Gabriel decided to take a risk, quit his job and started doing stand-up comedy full time. Clearly, this was a rather bold move and as such it led the comedian to the conflict with this family. I guess today, when Gabriel Iglesias net worth amounts to $10 million, they are not so angry at him anymore…
In the early 2000s the comedian started appearing in various television projects, both as an actor and as himself. For example, he featured on All That, My Wife and Kids, Comedy Central Presents, Last Comic Standing, The Emperor’s New School, Just for Laughs, I’m Not Fat… I’m Fluffy and The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange. As for the day, Iglesias is working as a creator, writer and executive producer on television show Gabriel Iglesias Presents Stand Up Revolution. This program is one of the most important sources of Gabriel Iglesias net worth.