| Date of Birth :|| Aug 10th, 1968
| Age :||52 Years old
Rickey Smiley is a stand-up comedian, TV host and radio personality born on August 10, 1968 in Birmingham, Alabama. Born as Broderick “Rickey” Smiley, his nationality is American and his ethnicity is African-American. Due to the untimely demise of his father when he was just six years old, Rickey was brought up by his grandparents. Ricky works as a host on WHTA FM’s “Ricky Smiley Morning Show” and also appears in the reality TV series “Ricky Smiley For Real”. He is also known for his prank phone calls.
Net Worth and Salary
Rickey Smiley has an estimated net worth of $2.5 million. His salary is also expected to be high. From two current jobs and his career as a comedian going well, Rickey’s salary and net worth are supposed to increase over the years. Rickey Smiley started his education at the Woodlawn High School in Birmingham. He did attend the Tuskegee University for a brief period of time, but his qualification of a Bachelor’s degree in English came from Alabama State University in 1992. His stint as the host of BET’s “ComicView” program in 2000 marked the beginning of Rickey’s career in TV. It helped him gain a five year deal with HB, during which he appeared in shows like "Uptown Comedy Club," “Comic Escape,” “The Nashville Network,” "Def Comedy Jam" and “Snaps”. He made his acting debut in the 2002 comedy movie “Friday After Next” produced by Ice Cube In April 2004; Rickey joined the radio station KBFB in Dallas, Texas as the morning show personality. This was the show that featured his trademark prank calls. Four years later, he signed a contract with Syndicated One and was able to take the show in a nationwide scale which is today known as The Rickey Smiley Morning Show. Rickey has also launched his own songs like “Roll Tide” and “We Miss Robert” which were mostly humorous. Ricky started appearing in the reality TV series “Rickey Smiley For Real” from 2015.
Rickey’s marital status is single with absolutely no hints of dating. Though unofficial, rumor has it that his sexual orientation is gay. There are no reports about Rickey’s girlfriend or wife and he isn’t believed to have been married at any point of his life. Despite being single, Rickey has twin biological children. On top of that, he has also adopted eight children. Rickey is currently living a happy life with his children in Birmingham.
Height and Weight
Rickey is a tall guy with a height of 6 feet (1.83m). He has short cut black hair and brown eyes which makes him very good looking. Rickey has got a nice physique and a fit body which he maintains through regular exercise. However, exact details about Rickey’s weight aren’t knownto the sources. He is known for his sense of humor and sharp dressing style as well.
Wiki and Facts
Rickey Smiley, with a dashing personality, has made his presence felt across social media. He has around 955k followers in Instagram. Rickey can be found on twitter as “@RickeySmiley” where he has over 1.55 Million loyal fans and over 80k posts. His fan page in Facebook has more than 3 Million likes which can be found as “@RickeySmileyOfficailFanPage”. Further information about Rickey Smiley can also be obtained on his IMDB and Wikipedia pages.