Facts of Katt Williams
|Full Name||Katt Williams|
|Birth Name||Micah Sierra Williams|
|Profession||Actor, Stand-up Comedian, Rapper, and Singer|
|Birth City||Cincinnati, Ohio|
|Awards||Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series|
|Filmography||First Sunday,School Dance,Scary Movie 5,Father Figures|
|Education||Chaminade Julienne Catholic High School|
|Date of Birth||September 2,1971|
How Much Is American Rapper Katt Williams' Net Worth?
Professionally known as Katt Williams is an American stand up comedian, rapper, actor, singer, and voice actor best known for his role as Money Mike in Friday After Next.
He is also popular for his work in movies like Dumb and Dumber: When Harry Met Lloyd, Roast Of Flavor Flav, The Perfect Holiday, First Sunday, and more.
As of 2019, Williams has an estimated net worth of $5 million.
Katt Williams’ Net Worth Details- Salary, Income Sources, and Career Insight
Professional since 1991, Katt has earned an impressive amount of money and fame from his career. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Katt’s net worth is estimated at around $5 million as of July 2019.
His fortunes are earned from his multiple careers as an actor, rapper, voice-actor, and stand-up comedian.
The average salary of a stand-up comedian is around $92,000 whereas an actor earns around $48,000 to $52,000. Katt was reported to earn $27,780 per month as a freelance comedian in 2012.
List of Williams annual earning throughout the year:
|Year||Income Sources- Actimg, Raps, Comedy, Endorsements, and so on||Amount|
|2014||Annual Income||$1 million|
|2015||Annual Income||$1 million|
|2016||Annual Income||$9 million|
|2017||Annual Income||$10 million|
Katt initially began comedy in this Cincinnati neighborhood Evanston. He started performing comedy in clubs nationwide from Oklahoma to Oakland. By 1999, Williams has become an established comedian and started appearing on stages like The Improv, The Icehouse, The Comedy Club and The Hollywood Park Casino. His one of the notable appearance is on BET’s Comic View as Katt In the Hat Williams.
In 2006, Katt started his first comedy special entitled Katt Williams: Live: Let a Playa Play following his second and first HBO standup special in The Pimp Chronichels, Pt 1. The following year, Williams appeared in a movie or standup which he titled American Hustle. The film was a crtical success and earned Williams fame as a mainstream comedian.
He released his second HBO comedy special titled It’s Pimpin’ Pimpin’ with more Political standup. He returned with his third HBO comedy special, Kattpacalypse, in 2012 after four years of break.
Williams was on his Growth Spurt tour as of late 2013. He returned to HBO with a new standup special, Katt Williams: Priceless: Afterlife, on 16th August 2014. His most recent releases was in 2018 which was a new standup special on Netflix, titled Great America.
Talking about his acting career, Katt made his acting debut from an American police drama TV series NYPD Blue. He then appeared in Wild ‘n Out for several season. He also made an appearance in the official music video for Nick Cannon’s single Gigolo in 2003.
Katt also played supporting characters in films like Norbit and First Sunday. He is widely known for his performance in Friday After Next as Money Mike.
He also used Money Mike as his stage name while rapping in songs by various artists like The Game, Suga Free, and Baby Bash.
Also, Katt released his debut solo album, It’s Pimpin’ Pimpin’ on 29th January 2009. On 19th November 2013, he also released a diss song with Hell Rell entitled Lames In The Game, referring to Atlanta rapper Trinidad James due to comments made by the rapper about the current situation of Hip Hop music.
Most Songs of Katt
Katt has released several songs so far. Well, here we have listed some of the most financially successful songs by Katt.
- It's Pimpin’ Pimpin’ (2009): Peaked at #1
- Kattpacalypse (2012): Peaked at #3
- Priceless: Afterlife (2015): Peaked at #8
- Live: Let a Playa Play (2007): Peaked at #14
Endorsements Deals, Social Media Earnings & Charity
Katt is sponsored by several expensive brands. He has also endorsed several clothing as well as footwear line.
His social media account also aid up to his fortunes. He is followed by 119k on Instagram and 41.8k on Twitter.
As per Influencer Marketing Hub, Katt is estimated to earn around $359.25 to $598.75 per paid from Instagram.
Apart from his career, he is also low-key involved in charity as well as philanthropic works. Once, Katt sent a handwritten note and $1000 cash to a women who showed up in one of his concerts and needed a kidney transplant.
Legal Issues & Jail
On 13th November 2006, Katt was arrested at the Los Angeles International Airport after a gun (stolen) was found in his briefcase. He pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor count of carrying a firearm and as sentenced to three years-probation and ordered to pay restitution. He was also given credit for the three days he spent in the prison.
Similarly, in November 2010, he was arrested while working in a film set in Coweta County, Georgia. He was accused of stealing coins and jewelry worth of $3,500. Williams was released the following day on a $40,000 bond and was later charged with burglary and criminal trespass by the police.
On 28th December 2012, Katt got arrested in Los Angeles due to child abuse. He got held in lieu of $100,000 bail and four of his children were placed in protective custody.
In September 2016, he was charged $10,000 for lawsuit settlement on a charge of second-degree criminal damage to property.
Assets, House, Cars, Lifestyle, and Expenses
The comedian with a net worth of $5 million surely resides in a million dollar mansion. Although the exact house details are not available, he surely owns a thousand or million dollar mansion.
His former house was foreclosed by the bank in August 2010. The house was sold by the bank in July 2011 for $2.75 million.
He also owns expensive cars like Lamborghini Aventador costing around $393,695 and Cadillac Escalade whose price starts from $94,000. His expenses are mainly based on daily used factors like foods, cars, and travel.
Tax Payment & Insurance Fraud
In November 2018, the Georgia Department of Revenue filed a tax lien against Katt for unpaid taxes for 2015 and 2016. The lien claims Williams owes $189,043 for 2015 and $119,002 for 2016 which is $308,045 in grand total.
His taxes have been lowered to certain amount but the amount is not revealed. Williams’ tax includes $29,040 interest, $42,550 as penalty, and $39,400 in collection fee and $50 cost. The lien warns the comedian to pay up quick or they will begin the process of seizing his property and assets in order to collect their money.
Katt Williams’ Personal Life- Age, Height, Family, Wife, and Children
Born Micah Sierra Williams on 2nd September 1971 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the United States of America. Katt holds American nationality and belongs to Afro-American ethnic group.
He grew-up in Dayton, Ohio and later moved to Florida at the age of 13 after he emancipated himself from his parents.
As of July 2019, William's age is 48 and has a height of 5 feet 4.5 inches (164 cm).
Katt is married man and father of 8 children. He was first married to Quadirah Locus. They shared a son named Micah together. However, their married life did not go well and got divorced in 1995 and Katt won the custody of his son.
He then got married to Eboni Gray but their marital relationship didn’t go well as well. Since then he was linked with Arica Kane and Jhoni Blaze.
Did you know? He also adopted 7 kids legally.