Chico Bean is a stand-up comedian, actor, and producer. He is currently busy being a part of the MTV’s Wild N Out. He is also known to make up one-fourth of The Freestyle Funny Comedy Show.
Here are some interesting facts about Chico Bean:
1. Chico Bean net worth is estimated to be around $200,000.
As of 2018, Chico Bean neat worth is around $200,000. Bean has been developing his name and growing it substantially over the last couple of years through his jokes that focus on money problems and many satirical stances in society.
He has garnered a large fan base of more than 500K followers on Instagram as of writing this article. Chico makes the majority of his money through selling tickets through his stand-up comics that he performs all over the U.S. He performs in a number of Universities as well cheering them of their busy schedules.
Chico is a seasoned comedian but it looks like his entry into the top of the mountain in the comedy industry is just starting out. The current shows that he is doing by being a part of Wild N Out and The Freestyle Funny Comedy Show have helped him market himself as a great personal brand that people are hooked on for entertainment.
2. His real name is Anthony Jamal Bean.
He was born with the name Anthony Jamal Bean on February 20, 1985, in Greensboro, NC. There is not any real detail about his upbringing or his personal life because he never brings up the subject.
But all we do know is that his initial steps as a comedian started in his hometown where he performed at Cafes and Universities. He basically took every opportunity at hand to establish his name as a stand-up comedian.
3. Nick Cannon discovered him.
This rumor about Nick Cannon having first spotted the talents of Chico Bean is actually true. Nick Cannon is the true all-rounder with his hands full as an actor, film producer, screen writer, record producer, and television personality.
Therefore, it tells a lot about the quality that Chico possesses that would have first been needed to catch the attention of Cannon. Chico was actually one of the performers at the Fresh Faces of Comedy Stand-Up show.
Cannon was also present in the show and consciously spotting talent. The engagement and entertainment that Chico was able to bring was the highlight for Cannon who went on to approach him thereafter.
4. Chico Bean previously worked for The James Davis Project.
To develop himself in all criterias in the entertainment industry, Chico had taken a position as writer and actor for the sketch comedy series called The James Davis Project. He was previously also seen on Guy Court as well.
This was a great experience for Chico through which he was able to learn in-depth about all the technical bits present in the industry and helped him to gradually progress his career to take it to the next level.
5. He has made his name with Wild ‘N’ Out.
Cannon called up Chico for an audition for Wild ‘N’ Out. It has been reported that Chico had to go through three castings in order to make sure that his involvement in this project was final.
But his dedication has helped brighten up his career immensely as it provided the right platform that he was looking for in order to show case his comedic abilities to a bigger audience. Today, the majority of the people know him all because of the show. He has even been called as ‘The most valuable member of the cast’ of the show where he presents.
The show which is based on performers attacking each other with jokes and making fun of other through jokes was in fact founded by Nick Canon himself. Chico is one of the main guys who offends the guests coming into the show.
He does admit that some performers have the tendency to take it by heart but at the end of the day, the show is meant for entertainment purposes and wants to make sure to everybody the important reminder that it is most importantly about having a good time.