|Date of Birth||October 2, 1957|
|Working for||Movies, TV Shows|
|Net Worth(s)||$10 million|
|Name on Birth||Brian Joseph Regan|
|Height||6' 2" Inch|
|Religion||Latin Rite Catholic|
Brian Joseph Regan is an American stand-up comedian who uses observational, sarcastic, and self-deprecating humor. His performances are relatively clean as he refrains from profanity and off-color humor.
Brian Regan was born Brian Joseph Regan in 1965 in south Florida. Today he is best known as an American stand-up comedian.
He grew up with seven brothers and sisters in Miami, Florida.
He attended Heidelberg College in Ohio with plans of being an accountant; a football coach there encouraged him to study theater and communications. He played wide receiver on the football team at Heidelberg. During his last semester in 1980, Regan dropped out of school to pursue stand-up comedy. He finished his degree in 1997.
Career and struggle
After leaving college in 1980, Regan returned to Florida and started working as a cook and dishwasher at the Comic Strip comedy club in Ft. Lauderdale. He would perform regularly at the club, working out his material and delivery. In 1986, Regan was ready to pursue stand-up on the East Coast and moved to New York City. In just two years, Regan made a name for him and became a star of the New York scene, winning K-Rock's "Funniest Person in New York" contest in 1988.
Regan continued to grow in popularity as he toured the country throughout the rest of the '80s. By the early '90s, Regan began making television appearances on late-night talk shows and starred in two Showtime stand-up specials.
By 2005, Regan was performing 40-city tours; by 2006, it had expanded to 70 cities. He also moved from performing in clubs to performing to larger audiences in theaters.
In 2007, Regan signed a deal with Comedy Central to record to hour-long stand-up specials to air on the channel with a subsequent DVD release. The deal also included a show development with Regan and a stand-up theater tour, "Brian Regan in Concert: A Comedy Central Live Event," which ran from 2007 to 2008. His first Comedy Central special Brian Regan: Standing Up, debuted in June of 2007. His second, The Epitome of Hyperbole, aired in September of 2008. Both are available on DVD.
Wife, Marriage and Divorce
The famous comic, Brian Regan, had a divorce all the way back in summer 2011 with his spouse Kathleen.
His pictures can be found if searched in the internet. There is a wide range of photo galleries of him in the internet.
Height, weight and age
He is six feet and two inches tall and has a balanced body weight regarding his height.
He is an American citizen and his ethnicity is white.
Net Worth, Salary and income
Brian Regan is a stand-up comedian with a net worth of $10 million. Brian Regan gained his net worth by appearing on the network Comedy Central in 2007 and has released several DVD performances.
Award and Achievement
In 1988, Regan won $10,000 in the "Funniest Person in New York" contest held by the radio station K-ROCK.
In 1995, Regan won the American Comedy Award for Best Club Comic; one year later in 1996, he won the award again. In 1997, he released his first stand-up album, Brian Regan Live, which to date has sold over 150,000 copies. In 2000, he taped his own Comedy Central Presents special, which continues to air in regular rotation years later. In 2004, Regan put out his own stand-up DVD, I Walked on the Moon, recorded live at the Irvine Improv.
Job and future
He has many upcoming shows to be held in 2013 and 2014. He has a very promising career in stand-up comedy scene of the USA.