Arsenio Hall bio, Career, Early life, Net worth, Personal life, Facts
Who is Arsenio Hall?
Arsenio Hall is a comedian, talk show host, actor, writer and producer from the United States. He is best known for hosting The Arsenio Hall Show, a late-night talk show running from 1989 to 1994 and from 2013 to 2014 again. Hall has also appeared in other TV shows and movies such as Martial Law, Star Search (host), Coming to America (1988), and Harlem Nights (1989). Hall is also known as the sidekick of Alan Thicke on the talk show Thicke of the Night for his appearance.
In the Early life of Arsenio Hall
Hall was born in Cleveland, Ohio, the son of Fred and Annie Hall, on February 12, 1956. His father is a minister of the Baptist. When he was a child, Hall performed as a magician. After attending John F. Kennedy High School for a short time, he graduated from Warrensville Heights High School in Warrensville Heights, Ohio in 1973. He later attended college at the University of Kent State.
In the Career of Arsenio Hall
Fig: Arsenio Hall as a comedian
In 1984, Arsenio Hall began his career. He moved to Chicago, then to Los Angeles for a comedy career. During the time, he made a few appearances of an American music-dance television program called Soul Train. In the short-lived talk show, Thickie of the Night, Hall served as the announcer/sidekick for Alan Thickie.
In 1987, Hall took over his hosting duties as a substitute for Joan Rivers on The Late Show. Two years later, on the show called The Arsenio Hall Show, he served as a host and executive producer. His Dog Pound "Woof! Woof!" chants made the show popular. A number of popular guests including Pula Abdul, En Vogue, Bill Clinton, and Diana Ross were also featured in the show.
Hall made a number of other event appearances, including the MTV Video Music Awards. He has already appeared in movies including Coming to America, Amazon Women on the Moon and Harlem Nights winning the Outstanding Supporting Actor NAACP Image Award. Hall was a host on Star Search, The World's Funniest Moments, The Tim Conway Jr, The show and more recently, Access Hollywood Live was hosted on NBC & Piers Morgan Tonight on CNN.
The Jay Leno Show & Lopez Tonight regularly featured Hall. In 2012, on the fifth season of the reality series, The Celebrity Apprentice, he appeared as a celebrity contestant to raise money for the Magic Johnson Foundation. He has also made his appearance in other TV shows including The Sharon Osbourne Show, Real Time with Bill Maher, Chappelle's Show, Chelsea Lately, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Inside Edition, & The Wendy Williams, etc.
In the Personal life of Arsenio Hall
Fig: Arsenio Hall with his girlfriend Paula Abdul
Arsenio has one son's named, Arsenio Jr, who was born in 1999 to Cheryl Bonacci, his longtime girlfriend. There was also a rumor about married Cheryl and Hall, but they never got married, nor there any more details about her. Arsenio is currently single, but with few beautiful celebrities, he had been dating romantically. First, since 1989, he dated his lovely girlfriend Paula Abdul.
He was linked to celebrity Pamela Anderson in 1995, but they spilled their relationship further afterward. Hall was rumored to be dating Dynasty actress Emma Samms soon after being separated with Pamela. Even this relationship only lasted for a couple of years as they both focused on their career and had no time to engage. Hall patched with Paula later, but in 2013 they sadly broke their relationship. The fact that he is not gay was also proved by all his dating with beautiful ladies.
How much is the net worth of Arsenio Hall?
Fig: Arsenio Hall during a show
Arsenio Hall has an estimated net worth of $5 million and also earns an enormous salary with high bonuses, and he was also known as a costly stand-up comedian. Through his years in television and movies, he received his wages and net worth. The man is a vibrant personality, while the man enjoys a sumptuous, luxurious and prosperous life happily. Of many films he's been working on, it's reported that Arsenio received a huge payment of $900,000 in the form of the movie called Coming to America (1988). He also gave the money to support children suffering from HIV / AIDS, a reason that is particularly close to his heart following his cousin's death from the disease.
Facts/Death reality of Arsenio Hall
He won the 2012 Celebrity Apprentice 5 reality show competition from NBC. He is still alive, Arsenio Hall is not dead. When news of his death spread rapidly, it raised concern among fans worldwide. However, the report was confirmed in a string of fake celebrity death reports as a complete hoax and just the latest. Hall is, fortunately, alive and well.
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