Facts of Bobby Lee
|Full Name||Robert Lee Jr.|
|Last Name||Lee Jr.|
|Birth Name||Robert Lee Jr.|
|Other Name||Bobby Lee|
|Birth City||San Diego, California|
|Birth Country||Unite States|
|Father Name||Robert Lee (died on August 18, 2019)|
|Relation With||Khalyla Kuhn|
|Filmography||The Dictator,Pineapple Express,Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle|
|Education||Poway High School, Palomar College|
|Date of Birth||September 17,1972|
American Actor Bobby Lee's Net Worth Is $1 Million
Famous as the cast member of the MADtv, Bobby Lee is an American-born actor & comedian of Korean descent. Having worked in movies like Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004), Pineapple Express (2008) and The Dictator (2012), Lee owns $1 million net worth as of May 2020.
Turned professional 1994, Bobby's prominence comedy, movies and TV shows have showered him bundles of dollars.
Since 2016, the actor also hosts weekly podcast titled TigerBelly alongside his girlfriend Khalyla Kuhn. Most recently, Lee appeared in the ABC sitcom Splitting Up Together (2018- 2019).
From Stand-Up Comedy To Acting: Way To Massive Fortune of $1 Million
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Lee has an estimated net worth of $1 million as of May 2020.
With early odd jobs including work in coffee shops, the future TV-star began stand-up comedy in 1994 and got to open up for comedians Pauly Shore and Carlos Mencia.
In 2001, Bobby Lee joined MADtv, where Bryan Callen also worked; it proved to be Lee's career breakthrough & remained there through 2009.
With a rise in fame, the American comedian also enjoyed showers of bundles of dollars.
Well, the average salary of a comedian in the United States is $30,000 per year.
Between his MADtv era, the California-born also appeared in numerous TV shows: The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (2002), Curb Your Enthusiasm (2005) & The League (2009).
Apart from TV series, Bobby Lee made appearances in notable movies like Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004), Pineapple Express (2008) alongside Seth Rogen and The Dictator (2012) featuring Sacha Baron Cohen and Anna Faris.
Having appeared in Love (2016-2018), the actor & cum comedian most recently worked in the ABC sitcom Splitting Up Together (2018- 2019) alongside Jenna Fischer.
Did you know? On February 1, 2011, in an interview with comedy figure Joe Rogan, Lee stated that during early career his parents were not supportive & barely spoke to him, but the course changed after the comedian appeared on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno."
Movie Box Office Collection
Till date, the MADtv former cast has earned 70 acting credits.
Check out his movie credits & box office collection:
|Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004)||$9 million||$23.9 million|
|Pineapple Express (2008)||$26 million||$102.4 million|
|A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas (2011)||$19 million||$36.2 million|
|The Dictator (2012)||$65 million||$179 million|
Podcast With Girlfriend
Bobby Lee and his girlfriend Khalyla began the weekly podcast TigerBelly in 2016, through YouTube.
Meanwhile, as of September 2019, the channel has over 333K subscriber and a total of 52.836 million views, which collects in the range of $7.6K - $121.3K per year.
The topics of the podcast include popular culture events and Asian American issues of adolescence, sexuality, ethnicity & racism in the entertainment industry.
Endorsement, Social Media Revenue & Charity Works
Famed for his comedy & acting prominence, the Asian-American actor is yet to have any personal endorsement.
Over the years, Bobby has appeared in commercials such as Jordan & Chelsea's Wedding: First Dance, Bachelor Party, in Sushi and in Romantic Escape featuring Jane Lynch.
An avid user of Instagram & Twitter, Lee has over 451K followers and 154K followers respectively.
Online sources cite that if he signs sponsorship via Instagram, the actor can sum up around $1,348 - $2,247 per sponsored post.
He also earns a considerable amount of money (around $181 - $2.9K per year ) through his YouTube channel bobbylee, with over 184K subscribers & a total of 12.1 million views.
Moreover, the Pineapple Express actor is also active in charity works & participates in many fundraising events.
Assets & Lifestyle: Where Does Actor Bobby Lee Live?
Sources cite that the American comedian-turned-actor lives in California & does enjoy a luxurious lifestyle with a massive fortune.
Bobby's house is alleged to be worth hundreds of thousand dollars, as the median house price in California is $548,600 with an annual insurance premium of $986.
Surely, he does drive expensive cars, though keeps the detail on assets low-key.
Apart from expenses on daily life luxury, the millionaire TV personality often goes for vacation & spends a huge sum on costly attires.
Bobby Lee's Age, Height, Drug Abuse, Family, Ethnicity, Dating & Girlfriend
Bobby Lee was born Robert Lee, Jr. on September 17, 1972, in San Diego, California, the USA. His Korean-American parents Robert Lee and Jeanie owned clothing stores in Escondido and Encinitas, CA.
On August 18, 2019, Lee's father died of stroke.
He has a younger brother Steve Lee, a musician and host of The Steebee Weebee.
The Poway High School attendant used to wrestle while in high school and briefly went to Palomar College. At the age of 18, Bobby Lee left his family house & took jobs in restaurants and coffee shops.
Lee holds American nationality and is of mixed ethnicity.
How Old Is Bobby Lee & His Height?
As of September 2019, Lee is 47 years old and has a height of 5 ft. 4.5 inches (164 cm).
Drug Abuse & Sobriety
Since an early age, by 12, he began to take methamphetamine and marijuana.
Even though Bobby ended meth abuse by the age of 17, he again went a spiral of depression and drug use after one of MADtv producers fired him stating he was not funny.
However, after MADtv producer Lauren Dombrowski fought for him to take him back in the show, it later resulted in sobriety from drug abuse.
Does Actor Lee Have A Wife Or Is Dating?
Currently, Bobby Lee enjoys a blissful relationship with his girlfriend Khalyla Kuhn. The duo is together since 2012 after they met through dating app Tinder.
Even though, some sources claim Khalyla as his wife stating their secret marriage in August 2016, the official report on their wedding is yet to be out.
Well, the couple is yet to share children of their own.
Controversy & Death Threats
After comedian & actor Joe Rogan accused Carlos Mencia of stealing jokes from others (being plagiarist) in 2005, Bobby Lee also became a part of the controversy, as he was close with Mencia.
And following Bobby's retraction video in support for Mencia, he reportedly got death threats.
Moreover, during his on-going feud with Eleanor Kerrigan, while working in the Comedy Store, Lee reportedly got kicked out of a room by Kerrigan's ex-boyfriend Freddy Soto stating that the Asian-American was there to steal Eleanor Kerrigan's content.