Comedian and actor Artie Lange has revealed net worth which is of $12 million. Check out his updated wiki, house, yearly salary and girlfriend who is going to be his wife soon. A comedian, actor, author and a radio host, Arthur Steve Lange Jr, more commonly known as Artie Lange, was born to a middle class family in New Jersey and was raised in Union Township, Union County. He is a highlighted personality for his works as writer in the Howard Stern Show and the comedy series Mad TV. He worked as a taxi driver in the initial days of his career to support his family. It was 1987 when he first appeared in a stand up comedy and subsequently took it up as a full time career option. It was 1995 when he starred in the first season of Mad TV but this stardom instantly fell resulting from his arrest for drugs possession.
|Full Name||Arthur Steven Artie Lange|
|Birth Date||October 11, 1967|
|Height||5.7 feet / 1.75 m|
|Parents||Arthur Sr. Lange and Judy Caprio|
|Net Worth||$12 Million|
|Source of Income||Comedian|
|Annual Salary||$2 Million|
|Ethnicity||German, American and Italian|
Artie Lange has made a series of appearances in a large number of feature films like Gameday, Boat Trip, Old School, Elf, Supertwink and numerous television series including Game Over, Rescue Me, Entourage, Louie and so on. He has also few comedy records to his name viz. Jack and Coke and it is the Whiskey Talkin’. The current net worth of Lange is expected to be 12 million dollars. Lange owns own a house amounting to 2.5 million dollars but planning to sell it out for $1.8 million.
A lucky one of the eight who were chosen as the cast for the comedy series Mad TV, Lange moved to Los Angeles in May 1995 for the first season. The salary offered to him was 7500$ in addition to a signing bonus. A victim of drug abuse, Lange attempted suicide in 1995 after shooting about 9 episodes on the show. Lange resumed work soon after but again fell to drugs leading to his termination midway of the next season. He bagged his first role in a movie titled Puppet in 1996. In 1998 he was insisted to audition for a comedy movie Dirty Work by one of his comedian friends Norm Macdonald. This landed him a role in the movie and for the promotion works he made his appearance on the Howard Stern Show in 1998. This movie channelled in various offers for Lange and he bagged roles in various feature movies like Mystery Men, The Bachelor, The 4th floor and Lost and Found between 1999 and 2000. It was 1999 when he joined the Norm show with a paycheck of 35k dollars every month.
Lange has seen multiple lows in his life including his father’s death and drug abuse. But however his conviction could not stop him from becoming a star by overcoming all the misfortunes and troubles. Recently in March 2017, he was arrested for drugs possession. Someone really well said that, the bad habit takes long long time to get rid of it.