Multi-talented Bill Maher is an American comedian, political commentator, and television host. He is best known for the political talk show Real Time with Bill Maher and Politically Incorrect.
Early life, childhood and education
The son of William Aloysius Maher Jr. and Julie Maher, Bill Maher was born in Manhattan, New York City and raised in River Vale, New Jersey. He was born on 20 January 1956 and named as William Maher.
His mother worked as a nurse and his father was a network news editor and radio announcer. He is of American nationality and has a mixed ethnicity of Irish and Ashkenazi Jewish.
Maher graduated from Pascack Hills High School in Montvale and attended Cornell University. In 1978, he double majored in English and history.
Career, salary and net worth
Talking about the career journey of Bill Maher, he is active in the entertainment field since 1979 and he is still active in it. In his early 80’s he has appeared on the David Letterman show. That appearance supported his notoriety which later drove him to run his own show which showed up on ABC and Comedy Central called Politically Incorrect.
In spite of the fact that it was crossed out in 2002 because of a controversial 911 comment, he turned into his very own large group HBO indicate called Real Time with Bill Maher. He is also involved in the Huffington Post where he is a dynamic blogger.
He has additionally been a guest on the TV show Conan for multiple times.Maher has released several comedy albums and still actively tours the country as a standup comedian.
He holds the records for most Emmy losses at 22, 11 of which were for Politically Incorrect. His success in career path has paid him well financially. His annual salary is said to be $10 million and his net worth is estimated to $100 million.
He suffered a controversy for crossing the line with tasteless incest joke about Ivanka Trump.
He has a height of 5 feet 8 inches with a body weight of 74 kg. He has salt and pepper hair color and grey eye color. His shoe size is unknown.
Social Media Profile
He is active on social media sites like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has more than 3.8 million followers on Facebook, he has around 11.3 million on Twitter and has more than 318k followers on Instagram. He has more than 1.3 million subscribers on Youtube.