Profile Gilbert Gottfried, Voice Actor For Lago in the “Aladdin” Movie

Gilbert Jeremy Gottfried (February 28, 1955 – April 12, 2022) was an American stand-up comedian and actor, known for his exaggerated shrill voice, strong New York accent, and his edgy, often controversial, sense of humor.[1] His numerous roles in film and television include voicing Iago in the Aladdin animated franchise, Digit LeBoid in Cyberchase, Kraang Subprime in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and the Aflac Duck. He was also known for his role as Mr. Peabody in the Problem Child film series.

Gottfried hosted the podcast Gilbert Gottfried’s Amazing Colossal Podcast (2014–2022), which featured discussions of classic films and celebrity interviews, most often with veteran actors, comedians, musicians, and comedy writers. The documentary Gilbert (2017) explored his life and career; it won the Special Jury Prize for Best Documentary at the 2017 dead CENTER Film Festival.

Gilbert Gottfried

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Real Name/Full NameGilbert Jeremy Gottfried
Nick Name/Celebrated Name:Gilbert Gottfried
Birth Place:Brooklyn, New York, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday:28 February 1955
Age/How Old:66 years old
Height/How Tall:In Centimetres – 165 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 5″
Weight:In Kilograms – 70 Kg
In Pounds – 154 lbs
Eye Color:Brown
Hair Color:Dark Brown
Parents Name:Father – Max Gottfried
Mother – N/A
Siblings:Arlene Gottfried, Karen Gottfried
School:N/A
College:N/A
Religion:Jewish
Nationality:American
Zodiac Sign:Pisces
Gender:Male
Sexual Orientation:Straight
Marital Status:Married
Girlfriend:N/A
Wife/Spouse Name:Dara Kravitz (m.2007 – present)
Kids/Children Name:Lily After Gottfried, Max Aaron Gottfried
Profession:Actor, Voice Actor and a stand-up comedian
Net Worth:$10 million
Last Updated:January 2023

Gilbert is an American entertainer who is a stand-up comedian, who is known for his revolting and extremely funny jokes. His rough voice has become the boisterous trademark that has earned him several voice-over works such as Digit in Cyberchase, Lago in Disney’s Aladdin. He hosts his own Digital broadcast called Gilbert Gottfried Amazing colossal podcast where he narrates and specifically uncovers unknown things about him, especially the way he isn’t as heartless as he sounds in his jokes.

Well, how well do you know about Gilbert Gottfried? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Gilbert Gottfried’s net worth in 2023, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography, and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Gilbert Gottfried to date.

Biography and Early Life

Gilbert was born in Brooklyn, New York City, and he is the son of Max Gottfried. He is of American nationality and has two siblings, her sisters Karen Gottfried and Arlene Gottfried, a road photographer who later died in 2017. At the tender age of fifteen, he started performing in bars and shows in New York City with his printing from his joke-telling abilities.

His voice which is considered to be very rough was what greatly contributed to his fame and popularity among the people. He started off with stand-up days where he would present trademark squinting in the middle as a way of gaining confidence and overcoming stage nervousness.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Gilbert Gottfried in 2023, and what is his height and weight? Well, Gilbert Gottfried’s age is 66 years old as of today’s date 25th January 2023 having been born on 28 February 1955. Though he is 5′ 5″ in feet and inches and 165 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 154 lbs in pounds and 70kg in Kilograms.

Education

Gilbert has no information about his background. He has made this part of life as a personal matter with no details about his education or graduation.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

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Gilbert Gottfried With Wife Dara Kravitz

Gilbert married Dara in 2007. The two met each other at a Grammys party in 1990 when Dara was in the music industry.  In his narrative, Gottfried said that his wife was the reason for his transformation into the decent person and the character he is today. The two were blessed with a daughter in 2007, Lilly Aster, and a son Max in 2009. Together with his family, they reside in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan, in a white-collar way of life that would be termed as lavish.

Professional Career

By the age of 15, Gilbert began doing his stand-up comedy in New York City, and he became recognized as the comedian’s comedian. When Saturday Night Live was being organized with a new staff and new comedians in 1980, Gilbert was hired for the 6th season as a cast member after the producers noticed his work.

He got his first major role in Beverly Hills Cop II which earned him a lot of money as well as popularity throughout the movie session. Gilbert has been featured for his voice as Lago in Aladdin which is a popular animated comedy-musical adventure movie as well as in Aladdin and the King of Thieves and The Return of Jafar.

He has made several appearances in the animation world as a voice actor in series such as Teenage Mutant, Ninja Turtles as Kraan Subprime, Cyberchase which is based on children’s animations, superman, Mickey Magical Christmas: Snowed in the House of Mouse, Disney princess enchanted Tales: Follow your Dreams and Mickey’s House of villains.

Gilbert appeared on the 170 episodes of Angry video game Nerd in 2019 on the YouTube channel Cinemassacre titled Life of Black Tiger with Gilbert Gottfried PS4-Angry Video Game Nerd (AVGN).

Awards

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Gilbert has been a nominee for several awards such as the Cable Ace Award for his writing in a comedy Special titled Gilbert Gottfried. Naturally, the Razzie Awards for worst supporting actor in The Adventures of Ford Fairlane and the Daytime Emmy Award for outstanding new Approaches in the Daytime Children’s Cyber chase. In 2017, Gilbert won the DeadCenter Film Festival Special Jury Prize Award for Best Documentary.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Gilbert Gottfried in 2023

Gilbert Gottfried’s Net Worth

As of 2023, Gilbert has an estimated net worth of $10 million. He has earned this enormous wealth from his successful acting career both in films and in television series. He has also done several voice-acting movies and series as well. Gilbert is expected to increase his wealth through earnings because his career is still going on and he has several upcoming projects.

Gilbert has managed to keep off his life from controversies and away from social media problems. He is a role model to many people from his stunting career and has proved hard work doesn’t go unrewarded. Gilbert has hit the industry with a different level of entertainment. He is determined and all confident about his career and in the future, he is hitting more platforms as a way of progress.

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