Drew Carey is an American comedian and actor who is best known for his role in the sitcom The Drew Carey Show. He is the host of ‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ and is also a game show host and sports executive. Carey has starred in a number of television episodes and movies. He has been hosting the game program ‘The Price Is Right’ since 2007. He is a co-owner of the Seattle Sounders soccer team.
Drew Allison Carey was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on May 23, 1958, to parents Lewis and Beulah Carey. He grew up in Cleveland’s old Brooklyn neighborhood. In 1975, he graduated from James Ford Rhodes High School, where he played trumpet and cornet. He attended Kent State University and was twice expelled. Carey joined the United States Marine Corps Reserve after graduating from college and served from 1980 to 1986. Drew Carey was engaged to Nicole Jaracz from 2007 to 2012, however the couple never married. He also acts as a father role for her kid, Connor. Carey got engaged to Dr. Amie Harwick in January 2018. He is a Buddhist who suffers from type 2 diabetes. Carey identifies himself a libertarian. He is also involved in philanthropy and is a library supporter.
Drew Carey’s career began when he was drafted into the military. He began his stand-up comedy career in 1985. He was a contestant on ‘Star Search’ in 1988. He appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson in 1991. He made an appearance on the television show The Good Life in 1994.’ He appeared in the TV movie ‘Freaky Friday’ a year later. He was the executive producer and host of his show, ‘The Drew Carey Show,’ from 1995 to 2004. From 1998 to 2007, he was the host of ‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ Drew Carey’s Green Screen Show’ was hosted and executive produced by Carey in 2004. He’s also hosted The Late Late Show, Power of 10 and The Price Is Right, among other series.’ ‘Coneheads,’ ‘The Big Tease,’ ‘Geppetto,’ ‘Robots, The Aristocrats,’ and ‘Jack & Jill,’ to name a few. Carey competed on the reality television show ‘Dancing with the Stars’ in 2014. He has also starred in various advertisements and has made cameo appearances on other television shows.
Drew Carey, who was born on May 23, 1958, is 63 years old today, February 18, 2022. He has a height of 1.78 meters and a weight of 77 kg.
Drew Carey’s net worth is predicted to be above $190 million as of February 2022. After starring in his own television show, The Drew Carey Show, he went on to star in a number of other television shows and films. He made appearances in restaurant ads in the 1990s. He has dabbled in a variety of fields throughout his career. He is also a writer and a part-owner of Major League Soccer’s Seattle Sounders FC. Carey has also done voice work and has been on the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). Drew Carey is one of the most well-known television hosts on the planet. Because of his celebrity, he has appeared in music videos and commercials. ‘Dirty Jokes and Beer Stories of the Unrefined,’ his autobiography, was released. During his army service, he was promoted to Sergeant.