Eric Andre was born in Boca Raton, Florida on April 4, 1983. He comes from an Afro-Haitian father and an American Jewish mother.
Eric identifies himself as both black and Jewish. This 37-years-old is an American actor as well as a comedian, and television host, who has a net worth of $3 million.
He is very well known for his role as the creator, host, and co-writer of the Adult Swim comedy series The Eric Andre Show.
After graduating from Dreyfoos School of the Arts in West Palm Beach, Florida in 2001, he wanted to pursue music.
He was accepted to Berkley College of Music and graduated from therein 2005, where he focused on the double bass.
In 2009, Eric began his professional career in both film and television. There is very little information available on Eric Andre and his personal life.
In this article you will learn about the Eric Andre Net Worth, Ethnicity, Family, Girlfriend, Eric Andre Show, Guests and More.
Biography and Background
This American born comedian’s given name is Eric Andre.
Eric sometimes performs music under the name Blarf. It’s his only nickname so far.
Eric Andre is an American, despite having an Afro-Haitian father, his mother was American, and he was also born in Florida, United States.
His Birthday is April 4, 1983. He is currently 37 years old.
There have been a lot of questions about Eric Andre’s ethnicity. Because of his diverse lineage, Eric identifies himself as both black and Jewish. He has also said he is an atheist.
Eric mainly started out as a musician, but then he has evolved his career into comedy, acting, screenwriting and producing. But when it eventually came to choosing between acting and music, he gave up his musical career.
Born on April 4th, Eric identifies as an Aries.
Eric Andre Family
Eric Andre’s father is an Afro-Haitian immigrant, who used towork as a psychiatrist. That is all we know about the man. Although Eric has once mentioned his father looks like Arthur Ashe.
His mother is an American Ashkenazi Jewish, from the Upper West Side of New York City’s Manhattan borough. As like his father, little information is available on his mother, but we do have comment from Eric that says his motherlooks like Howard Stern.
He has an older sister named Amy Andre. She is an LGBTQ activist.
Eric is currently single. He has never been shy about publicly declaring his relationships or preferences. He dated actress Rosario Dawson from 2016 to 2017.He has also dated Sofia Rodriguez, Maya Angelou, Jerry Sandusky.
Eric’s interest in acting began at the age of 6, after watching “The 36 Chambers”. He also made homemade rap records while he was inn high school.
At one time he felt like, if he got into music, there would be no life for him. So, at the age of 22, he quit his musical journey and began pursuing acting.
Andre is the founder and host of The Eric Andre Show, where he features pranks, shock humour, skits, and celebrity interviews.
He has also co-starred as Mark on the short-lived ABC comedy series Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23, and guest-starred on a few episodes of 2 Broke Girls as Deke, Max’s, one of the protagonist’s love interest.
He played Mike in the comedy series Man Seeking Woman, that premiered in 2015. He voiced Luci in an animated show called Disenchantment.
In May 2020, Andre announced his first stand-up special on Netflix, which he named “Legalize Everything”, which was released on June 23, 2020.
The Eric Andre Show
The Eric Andre show is asurreal comedy fromadult swim, a cocktail talk show series starring Eric Andre & Hannibal Buress. The show is a mock Night show created by Eric Andre himself.
The show featured impersonations and imposters of famous comedians as well as real guests. New York Times called it ‘one of the darkest comedy shows on TV’.
Is the Eric Andre Show Ongoing?
The fifth and last season of the show is supposed the air sometimes in 2020.
Does Celebrities Know What They are in for at the Eric Andre Show?
People think it is one of the most absurd talk show to ever exist. Celebrities are mostly never aware of what they are getting into when they show up at the show.
Where to Watch the Eric Andre Show
You can find the series on Adult Swim. The series has aired all of its 42 episodes on Cartoon Network’s late-night Adult Swim block.
Eric Andre Net Worth
During his nearly 10-year career, Eric Andre’s net worth has reached $3 million.
Social Media Presence
Eric Andre has a great social media presence. His twitter and Instagram account links are given below.
Some of Eric Andre’s Highlighted Works
- 2 Broke Girls (2011)
- The Eric Andre Show (2012)
- The Internship (2013)
- The Streamy Awards, Best Ensemble Cast, (2014) – nominee
- Man Seeking Woman (2015)
- Flock of Dudes (2015)
- Rough Night (2017)
- The Lion King (2019)
- Bad Trip (2020)
- Connected (2020)
Some Lesser Known Facts
- Eric feels like The Civil War has never officially ended.
- His mom’s aunts and uncles died in the holocaust.
- He apparently comes from a family of four generations of atheists.
- He also got beat up at a Mensa convention.
- He is a self-proclaimed history nerd.
- He once went to jail for crashing an event in real life.
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