|Net Worth:||$2 Million|
|Birthday:||Jul 26, 1965|
|Age:||56 years old|
|Height:||5.7 feet (172cm)|
|Birthplace:||United States of America|
|Occupation:||Comedian, Political commentator, Youtuber|
|Last Updated:||July, 2022|
Jimmy Dore is a famous American citizen who is a political commentator and stand-up comedian with an estimated net worth of $2 million. Dore owns and runs The Jimmy Dore Show YouTube channel that focuses on political topics, and indeed he is a popular Youtuber. Jimmy is a political man who identifies himself as progressive in the political arena and, above all, he is a big critic of the Democratic Party.
How Did Jimmy Dore Become Rich?
Jimmy Dore was born on 26th July 1965 in Chicago, Illinois. From his childhood stage, jimmy had been raised in a Catholic family composed of Polish and Irish descent. Despite being raised in a neighborhood that had the majority of the blue-collar working class, Jimmy was very determined right from a young age because of his humble background. Out of the seven siblings, Dore was the youngest and the only one who was very bold to express his wonderful ideas in front of a crowd.
Dore attended a strict Catholic school for 12 years and later joined Illinois State University. Unfortunately, after three years of schooling, he dropped out because of undisclosed reasons and went on to work as a forklift driver. Jimmy later continued with his education when he joined Columbia College, Chicago and later he graduated with a degree in Marketing Communications.
In 1989, Dоrе began appearing in stand-up соmеdу shows to perform mainly in Chicago. He said that comedians such as George Carlin, Bill Hicks, and Jerry Seinfeld influenced his passion for comedy. At around 1995, he moved to Los Аngеlеѕ to find his luck, and he appeared as a stand-up comedian on late-night television shows such as Jimmy Kimmel Live! NBC’s Late Friday and The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn. Dore was very talented and because of that he was the lead stand-up comedian in the Comedy Central Presents in April 2004, and the Comedy Central’s Citizen Jimmy that was considered Best of 2008 by iTunes. Dore had also released the bestselling comedy albums such as It’s Not Brain Surgery in 2000, Really? in 2004, and Citizen Jimmy in 2008.
Jimmy Dore impressed hundreds of audiences when he performed very well at the Palm’s Playboy Comedy Club, the Tropicana’s Comedy Stop, and Harrah’s in Las Vegas. He has also appeared at the Just for Laughs in Montreal, the S. Comedy Arts Festival, and the Amsterdam Comedy Festival. Dore was again a cast member in the Super High Me, a documentary movie filmed in 2008.
In 2005, Dore thought outside the box when he started acting incorporated video clips of journalists, TV personalities, politicians, and entertainers. The show was unique that nobody had done it before and it was turned into a monthly best show at the Los Angeles theatre. He was the host of several podcasts, such as Comedy and Everything Else, alongside his wife Stefane Zamorano and Todd Glass. He also hosted a Left, Right & Ridiculous show in Hollywood.
In June 2009, he started producing The Jimmy Dore Show that was aired on TYT Network from 2009 to 2019 and also appeared as a guest host on the Current TV show called Political commentary and The Young Turks with Cenk Uygur. He decided to start hosting his show, called Aggressive Progressives, in July 2017.
In 2017, the investigative journalism website called Bellingcat made a report that Dore received $2,500 from The Association for Investment in Popular Action Committees. The Bellingcat also allegedly reported that Dore also featured a conspiracy theory segment by a Canadian activist called Eva Bartlett.
He created his YouTube channel The Jimmy Dore Show on May 19, 2011, and until now the channel has almost 1 million subscribers, half a million views and it has an estimated yearly earning swaying between $16.3k to $261.3k.
What Is Jimmy Dore Net Worth?
Jimmy Dore is a rich man and, according to the most recent public record, he has an estimated net worth of about $2 million. His principal source of wealth is from television shows, stand-up comedy and also his YouTube channel brings him a substantial amount of money.
It is very obvious that Jimmy was one of the most paid television hosts and this has raised his fortune at a faster rate.
Additionally, he earns a good amount of money from various advertisers who sponsor his YouTube videos on a monthly/yearly basis.
His fancy house also accounts for his net worth. The famous Jimmy Dore reportedly owns a cozy house in a compound that covers 2815 sq feet in Studio City, Los Angeles. The house has 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms.
How Jimmy Dore Spends His Money?
He has never put his personal life so much into the public eye. He has only one wife, and he spends his money in a good way to cater to the needs of his family.
Dore once lived with his partner Stefane Zamorano in Pasadena, Los Angeles from the year 1997 to 2020 when they purchased a compound in Studio City.
- His birth name is James Anthony Dore.
- Jimmy married Stefane Zamorano.
- In an interview, he did in 2008, Dore revealed he is an atheist.
- Ana Kasparian recently accused him of sexual harassment when he worked at The Young Turks.
- Dore at one time found himself in trouble when he had a fight with one of his YouTube viewers.
- He has a firm belief in conspiracy theories.