About Rick Moranis
Rick Moranis’ name is one of the most well known ones in the show business. It has been claimed that the current sum of Rick Moranis net worth reaches as much as 10 million dollars. He is an actor as well as a musician and these two sources are regarded as the main ones when it comes to accumulating Rick Moranis net worth.
In 1980, Rick Moranis started to gain more and more recognition and popularity when he started to appear in a TV show called “Second City Television”. Later, he also began getting roles in Hollywood films, such as “Ghostbusters”, “Little Shop of Horrors”, “Strange Brew”, “I Shrunk the Kids” and all the sequels of this movie, “The Flintstones”, “Spaceballs”, “My Blue Heaven” and “Little Giants”. His appearances in all of these movies also increased the overall sum of Rick Moranis net worth. In 1996, he stopped appearing in films. However, he still has been working as a voice actor and voiced a couple of characters in animated productions.
Rick Moranis was born in 1953 in Toronto, Ontario. He was raised in a Jewish family. In the middle of the 1970s, Rick Moranis started his career in show business, when he began hosting shows on radio and became a DJ.
He was working in three radio stations based in Toronto and while working there, he used his nickname ‘Rick Allan’.
In 1980, Rick Moranis joined the TV show called “Second City Television”. Rick Moranis got a lot of fame because of his appearance on this show. He also became known for a few characters which he impersonated, such as George Carlin, Woody Allen and David Brinkley.
Later, Rick Moranis started collaborating with Dave Thomas and they created production called “The Great White North”. The duo became a well known act and they established their names as icons in pop culture. The duo also released an album called “Great White North”. The album was even nominated to receive a Grammy award.
In 1983, Rick Moranis appeared in a film called “Strange Brew”, which was the first film of his where he got a big role. Thus, his career into cinema started successfully and year after year it also started to add bigger sums of money to the overall amount of Rick Moranis net worth. The last film in which he got a huge role was in the popular movie called “The Flintstones” in 1994.