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Gabriel Iglesias Net Worth & Salary 2022, Who is Actor Wife? Weight Loss

Gabriel Iglesias Net Worth & Salary 2022, Who is Actor Wife? Weight Loss

Facts of Gabriel Iglesias

Full Name:Gabriel Iglesias
Birth Date:July 15, 1976
Age:47 years
Profession:Comedian, Actor
Country:United States
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
FatherJesus Iglesias
MotherEsther Mendez
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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.

Early Life of Gabriel Iglesias

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 as Riverside, Corona, Santa Ana, Baldwin Park, and Compton. As a youth, he spent most of his years in Long Beach California.

He is of American nationality and belongs to a multiracial ethnical background. Right now, the famous comedian resides in Long Beach, California. Iglesias is fond of the dog and has Chihuahua named Bruno. The origin point of Chihuahua is Mexico which 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 Living with my Girlfriend

The Hispanic comedian, Gabriel Iglesias has not still been married and is yet to make someone 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 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 is $ 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. Evaluation of his net worth is around $40 million as of 2022. 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 several 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 the People’s Choice Award as a Favorite Comedy Act. He was the top 9th highest-earning comedian by Forbes in 2013.

Gabriel Iglesias’s OverWeight 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 eye color are black. Iglesias has overweight, the reason for that is he had suffered from Type II Diabetes and obesity which increased his weight 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 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 chance 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; ‘As 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

YearMoviesRole As
2002Entre vivos y plebeyosPiarta
2003El MatadorGabe
2004Days of SantiagoCoquero
2006The Surfer KingAokee
2012Magic MikeTobias
2013PlanesNed and Zed
2014The Nut JobJimmy
2014A Haunted House 2Migue
2014The Fluffy MovieHimself
2014The Book of LifePepe Rodriguez
2015Magic Mike XXLTobias
2016Norm of the NorthPablo and Stan
2016El Americano: The MovieGarcia
2017Smurfs: The Lost VillageJokey Smurf
2017The Nut Job 2: Nutty by NatureJimmy
2017The StarRufus
2018Show DogsSprinkles