Bobby Lee Net Worth, Biography, News, FAQ
|Popular Name:||Josh Peck|
|Real Name:||Robert Lee Jr.|
|Birth Date:||September 17, 1971|
San Diego, California, United States
|Profession:||Actor, Comedian, YouTuber, Podcaster|
|Net Worth:||$2 Million|
Today’s article focuses on Bobby Lee, a talented stand-up comedian, actor, and podcaster who comes from the United States of America. He has been in the industry for several details, and has become well-known for his popular internet podcasts “Bad Friends” and “TigerBelly”. Addicted to drug use from his early teen years, Lee eventually became clean and was able to venture into what became a professional career for him and ultimately handed him his fortune and fame. More details follow below.
Early Life: Childhood, Education
Robert Lee Jr. was born on the 17th of September 1971 in San Diego, California, the United States, to Robert Lee Sr. and his wife Jeanie. His parents owned and managed clothing stores in both Encinitas and Escondido, California. They had enough funds to be buoyant enough to cater to the needs of Lee and his younger brother Steve who were both raised in Poway, California. Steve also hosts his own podcast on YouTube called “The SteebeeWeebee Show”.
Pertaining his education, Robert Lee attended Painted Rock Elementary School, Twin Peaks Middle School, and Poway High School where was a part of the school’s breakdancing team. Then, he attended Palomar College for a short period of time.
After completing 18 years of age, Bob moved out of his parent’s home, taking jobs at local coffee shops and restaurants before getting his chance to explode in the entertainment industry.
Professional Life: TV Career
Robert Lee’s introduction to the comedy world came in 1994 after working odd jobs at San Diego’s The Comedy Store. After some months, he decided to go take the stage during an amateur comedy night. Within his first year, he received an offer to open for renowned comedians Pauly Shore and Carlos Mencia.
Another boost to his career during his early days was an appearance on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” which garnered him wider recognition and also the support of his parents.
It was in the year 2001 that Bobby got his big break came after he joined the cast of “MADtv”. He remained a key part of the cast for more than eight years. His recurring roles include Kim Jong-il, Connie Chung, Stewie Griffin, and John McCain.
He has appeared in small roles in movies like “Keeping Up with the Joneses”, “The Dictator”, “Pineapple Express”, and “Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle” over the years. He has also been featured in television shows like “Inside Job”, “Splitting Up Together”, “Nature Cast”, “Magnum P.I.”, ”Animal Practice”, and “The Awesomes”.
Asides from acting in films and performing on television shows, what seems to be the comic’s most successful venture has been the podcasts he hosts on YouTube across several channels. His podcast with fellow comedian Andrew Santino has become wildly popular.
Social Media: Twitch, Instagram and Twitter
Overall, Bob boasts of roughly 1.4 million subscribers on all his YouTube channels put together. He is also active on Twitch where he streams to thousands of people who come to watch him perform live.
Additionally, he possesses 802,000 followers on his Instagram account, and around 300,000 Twitter followers.
Personal Life: Relationships, Private Interests, Addiction, Height, Weight
Lee was already taking methamphetamine, marijuana, and heroin before he reached the age of 15. After going through three drug-rehabilitation attempts, he finally became sober when he was 17. However, he relapsed on Vicodin to mark the end of 12 years of sobriety after receiving criticism from a producer. He became sober again after “MADtv” producer Lauren Dombrowski helped him get back on the show after he was fired from it for the second time. On “TigerBelly Episode 224”, the comedian admitted to guest Theo Von that he had gone back to his old ways after his father died from Parkinson’s disease in August 2019. He subsequently went to rehab and became sober once again. He has also admitted that he is a recovering alcoholic.
His younger brother, Steve Lee, is also a comedian but does music as well. He is the host of his own podcast “The Steebee Weebee podcast” and the co-host of “the Scissor Bros podcast” along with comedian Jeremiah Watkins. Steve has also appeared as a guest alongside his older brother Bobby on “MADtv”, especially in sketches featuring Tank and Kim Jong Il.
Bobby Lee has been dating his girlfriend Kkalyla Khun for several years after they connected on the Tinder dating app. They have great chemistry together, and this can be seen every time they host the TigerBelly podcast. Khun is a social media personality who is originally from the Philippines.
Online sources list the California native as standing approximately 155 centimeters in height. He has a weight of 65 kilograms. There’s no suggestion of any children belonging to him.
Bobby Lee Net Worth: Salary, Income Sources, Brands
This brilliant comedian and podcaster has been amassing his wealth since the early 2000s. Although he has tried his hands on various things in the entertainment industry including appearing in several films and television shows, his career took off properly after he launched his podcasts “Bad Friends” and “TigerBelly”, both hosted on his YouTube Channels.
Available information suggests that Bobby Lee’s net worth is estimated at $2 million. His comedy tours, merchandise lines, and a number of other ventures have contributed significantly to his worth in the last decade.