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Gabriel Iglesias

Gabriel Iglesias

Facts of Gabriel Iglesias

Full Name: Gabriel Iglesias
Birth Date: July 15, 1976
Age: 43 years
Gender: Male
Profession: Comedian, Actor
Country: United States
Horoscope: Cancer
Height: 5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)
DatingClaudia Valdez
Net Worth$40 Million
Salary$20 Million
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Birth PlaceSan Diego, California
StatusIn a Relationship
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityMultiracial
ReligionChristianity
FatherJesus Iglesias
MotherEsther Mendez
SiblingsSix
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“I’m Not Fat… I’m Fluffy” show comedian, Gabriel Iglesias is also an American actor, writer as well as a  producer. The comedian is best known for Fluffy has featured in numerous movies such as Entre Vivos Y Plebeyos as a Piarta and in El Matador as a Gabe.

The full name of Gabriel Iglesias is Gabriel Jesus Iglesias who was born in San Diego, California, the United States of America on July 15, 1976. His zodiac sign is Cancer. The comedian was grown-up by a single mother named Esther Mendez.

He has six siblings, among them he is the last child of his family. His mother Esther was married to his father, Jesus Iglesias.

Childhood and Fond

Gabriel spent his childhood days in such places including Riverside, Corona, Santa Ana, Baldwin Park, and Compton. Aa a youth, he spent most of the years in Long Beach in California.

He is of American nationality who belongs to the multiracial ethnical background. Right now, the famous comedian resides in Long Beach, California. Iglesias is fond of the dog, has Chihuahua named Bruno. The origin point of Chihuahua is from Mexico who can survive around 12 to 20 years.

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Caption: Comedian, Gabriel Iglesias hanging out with peat

I’m Not Fat… I’m Fluffy Comedian is Living with Girlfriend

The Hispanic comedian, Gabriel Iglesias has not still been married, is yet to make someone as a wife officially. However, he is currently in a romantic relationship with a girl whose name is Claudia Valdez. Valdez is the mother of a daughter named Frankie. Iglesias along with his girlfriend, Valdez and her a kid are currently living together in Long Beach, California. 

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Caption: Gabriel Iglesias, @Cristela9 ‘s show #Cristela on @abcnetwork with Maria Canales (Photo: Instagram)

Gabriel Iglesias Evaluates Net Worth in $ Million with $20 Annual Salary

Gabriel Iglesias is an American popular comedian as well as an actor who has collected his net worth in millions of dollars. The evaluation of his net worth is around $40 million. His professional career lets him earn around $20 Million as a salary annually.

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Caption: Gabriel Iglesias’s Bus Collection (Photo: Instagram)

In 2012, Gаbrіеl got an award from Ореrаtіоn Н.О.Р.Е named ‘thе Веасоn оf Н.О.Р.Е. Аwаrd’. After that, the 43 popular comedian and actor аlѕо rесеіvеd severals awards thе kеу tо thе сіtу оf Еl Раѕо frоm Еl Раѕо and many others.

Іn 2012, thе асtоr got selected for thе АLМА Аwаrd іn thе саtеgоrу оf Fаvоrіtе ТV Rеаlіtу, Vаrіеtу, оr Соmеdу Реrѕоnаlіtу оr Асt. In the year 2019, Gabriel Iglesias got nominated for People’s Choice Award as a Favorite Comedy Act. He was the top 9th highest-earning comedian by Forbes in 2013.

Gabriel Iglesias’s Over Weight and Weight Loss

Iglesias has a height of 5.8 feet i.e 172.7 cm. The 43 comedian has a large body build whose both hair and eyes color are black. Iglesias has overweight, the reason for that is he had suffered from Type II Diabetes and obesity which increased his weight up to 445 pounds i.e 202 KG.

Because of his overweight, Gabriel Iglesias had got a warning from a doctor who stated him only two years to be alive.

“That’s the biggest wake-up call you can get,” he said at the time. “Your habit is hurting you. You need to check yourself. You still have a chance.”

Iglesias told:

“There was one point where the back of my legs were almost black from poor circulation … I was pushing 437 pounds so I had really swollen legs,”

“The skin was cracking on the inside part of my legs. There were parts where I was bleeding.” “My vision started messing with me. And then my kidneys right now are still messed up from it.”

After that warning, the comedian made a decision to work out for weight loss and healthy living. He took DDP Yoga with a high-protein, low-carbohydrate diet which helped him to lose around 100 pounds.

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Caption: Comedian & Actor, Gabriel Iglesias Before and After (Photo: Youtube)

Entered in an Entertainment Industry “All That” After Phone Company

Gabriel Iglesias began his work for a cell phone company in Los Angeles before going into the entertainment-comedy industry. He began his comedy career in the year 1997 against the wishes of his mother. In the year 2000. he first appeared in Brian Robbins and Mike Tollin‘s creation, an American sketch comedy television series, All That for an episode.

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Caption: Gabriel Iglesias with All That Team members (Photo: Pinterest)

After two years, he worked in a short film named ‘Entre vivos y plebeyos’ as a Piarta. After his work in that short movie, he got the chances in a number of projects such as ‘El Matador’, ‘Days of Santiago’, ‘The Surfer King’, ‘Comedy Central Presents’, ‘Last Comic Standing’ and ‘The Emperor’s New School’.

Currently, he is working in such movies; ‘Smurfs: The Lost Village’ and ‘The Nut Job 2’. “Smurfs: The Lost Village” is a 2017 American animated fantasy comedy film which is directed by Kelly Asbury. The film was initially released on March 25, 2017 in Georgia.

Iglesias’s Filmography

Year Movies Role As
2002 Entre vivos y plebeyos Piarta
2003 El Matador Gabe
2004 Days of Santiago Coquero
2006 The Surfer King Aokee
2012 Magic Mike Tobias
2013 Planes Ned and Zed
2014 The Nut Job Jimmy
2014 A Haunted House 2 Migue
2014 The Fluffy Movie Himself
2014 The Book of Life Pepe Rodriguez
2015 Magic Mike XXL Tobias
2016 Norm of the North Pablo and Stan
2016 El Americano: The Movie Garcia
2017 Smurfs: The Lost Village Jokey Smurf
2017 The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature Jimmy
2017 Coco Clerk
2017 The Star Rufus
2018 Show Dogs Sprinkles
2019 UglyDolls Babo