About Steve Harvey
Steve Harvey, full name Broderick Steven Harvey, is an entertainer, comedian, actor, a host of nationally syndicated radio show The Steve Harvey Morning Shown and TV shows family Feud and Steve Harvey. Steven is also an author of two popular books, Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man and Straight Talk, No Chaser: How to Find and Keep a Man. Steve Harvey net worth is estimated at $85 million.
Steven was born in West Virginia, in a family of Jesse and Eloise Harvey. His father was a simple blue colour worker, a coal miner, and the only bread winner in the family. After graduating from Glenville High School Steven went to study in Kent State University, Later West Virginia University. During his study years Harvey became a member of Omega Psi fraternity, a fraternity with a declared purpose to build a strong and effective force of men dedicated to principles of Scholarship, manhood and honour. Back in the day Steve Harvey net worth was not much above zero, thus he had to take various low-paid jobs. Steven has worked as an insurance salesman, boxer, carpet cleaner and a mailman.
Harvey started to pursue a career in entertainment business when he was already nearly 30 year old.
He first climbed on the stage as a stand-up comedian in 1985. Five years later he became a finalist at the Second Annual Johnnie Walker National Comedy Search. That is when Steve Harvey net worth began to swell. The performance in this show has earned Steven a popular recognition. Soon he received an offer to replace Mark Curry in a position of the host at the music television show It’s Showtime with the Apollo. After this break through Harvey became in-demand comedian. During the 90s he appeared in various TV programs, including situation comedies Me and the Boys, The Steve Harvey Show. He has also toured across the US with the Kings of Comedy, along with comedians like Bernie Mac and Cedric the Entertainer. In 2000 Harvey made his film debut, playing himself at The Original Kings of Comedy. After that Steven appeared in seven more movies.
It looks like Steve Harvey net worth did not help him fix his problems with woman. Harvey is currently living with a third wife and is a father for four biological children. He has three kids from his first marriage with Marcia Harvey: twin girls Brandi and Karli were born in 1982, a son Broderick Jr. was born nine years later. The second woman Harvey decided to take to the altar was Mary Shackelford. The couple divorced in 2005, when their son Wynton was only 8 years old. It was not long before Harvey met Marjorie Bridges (a woman which according to Harvey made him a better man) and decided to get married for the third time.