With amount money about $350 million net worth, Forbes than placed Bill Cosby in #2 among 35 richest black actors around the world. Actually, three years ago or in 2011, people had been predicted as one of the richest black Americans in the future. I won’t be shocked anymore knowing about Bill Cosby is one of the richest black American actor in the world. But Bill Cosby gets it not easy, he is a hard worker and has been spending whole his life in front of the screen. That’s why along his career, Bill Cosby has been appearing in a lot of shows and TV programs. His program the Bill Cosby shows paid him about $1 million per episode. Before and after that, Bill Cosby has been appearing in some television series like I Spy, The Electric Company and comedy series Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids. With that achievement on screen, Bill Cosby then placed as The 100 Greatest African Americans.
Bill Cosby raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania by army father and a maid mother. At Fitz Simmons Junior High, Bill Cosby shows his interest in acting and sport like football, basketball and baseball. Bill Cosby started his career as an entertainer by being a stand up comedian in the 1970s. As being stand up comedian, Bill Cosby has been traveled among the country like Chicago, Las Vegas, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. His ability and skill as the comedian make him becoming performed on NBC’s The Tonight Show. By being stand up comedian, Bill Cosby has known with his sarcasm and controversy joke. In 1965, Bill Cosby break the history by being first African-American co-star in a dramatic television series, and NBC in I Spy movie. For his achievement in this series, Bill Cosby then received three consecutive Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series. Bill Cosby then becomes one of prominent actor that also endorsed by several companies. It was reported several companies like ell-O, Coca-Cola, Ford Motor Company, and Texas Instruments endorse him and gave great income for Bill Cosby.
Bill Cosby is legendary actor that hard to be beat. And now with his hard work and dedication, he is really deserving for that amount of money net worth.