Steve-O is one such comedian who makes extreme comedy appears natural. He has been active since 1999, however, Steve-O came to the limelight in 2000 with the Jackass series. Originally aired on MTV, the series also served as a launchpad for actors such as Johnny Knoxville and Bam Margera, along with Steve-O. As of now, Steve-O net worth is estimated to be $ 2.5 million, while in 2016 his net worth was $ 2.2 million. On an average, he earns around $ 200k annually.
The Canadian-British-American stunt performer cum actor is also an animal-rights activist. Although his fans know him mostly due to his performance in Wildboyz and Jackass. He also maintains a youtube channel wherein he often posts videos to keep his fans entertained. Income from youtube and other such networks just make a small portion of his net worth.
Steve-O net worth – Where he started?
|Nationality||The United States of America|
|Birth Place||Wimbledon, London|
|Parents||Donna Gay, Ted Glover|
|Height||5 ft 9 in (1.77 m)|
Son of Donna Gay and Richard Glover, Steve-O was born on June 13, 1974. His father was American while his mother was Canadian. After spending his formative years in London, England, his family moved to other places including Canada, Venezuela, and Brazil.
In school and in college he was not the brightest student as he lacked interest in studies however he was adventurous from an early start. For the same reason, Steve-O dropped out of the University of Miami, he later graduated from the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Clown College in 1997.
At first, he started performing in the flea market circus while simultaneously sending his videos to Big Brother Magazine editor Jeff Tremaine. Tremaine later signed him for the Jackass series. Till date, five movies on the same format have been released while the producers are now working on the other formats as well.
Steve-O may look like a real jackass but his personality may be deceiving. He is is currently a vegan and even stays away from using fur or leather. He works as an animal activist and has till date, rescued numerous animals from the Farm Sanctuary.