Who is Bill Burr?
Born William Frederic Burr under the sign of Gemini on the 10th of June 1968, in Canton, Massachusetts USA, of German, Irish and French descent, Will Burr is a 50-year-old Caucasian stand-up comedian, writer, actor and podcaster, perhaps best known to the world for his significant presence on the TV screen as the host of “Monday Morning Podcast”, as well as Patrick Kuby from the wildly popular AMC crime drama series entitled “Breaking Bad.” He has also had a number of other roles across various films and TV shows throughout his sometimes lucrative career in the entertainment industry since 1992.
Early Life and Education
Bill was raised in his birthplace by his dentist father Robert Edmund Burr and his nurse mother Linda Ann (nee Wigent). Bill has a brother of an unknown age named Robert, who was for a short time a candidate for the Massachusetts’ seat in the US Senate after Ted Kennedy’s passing in 2009. It is unknown when Bill took an interest in what he does today, but he was planning on becoming a lawyer during his early high school years, while in his latter school years he was interested in the construction business. As for his education, he attended an unspecified high school, from where he matriculated in 1987, thereupon furthering his education at Emerson College in Boston, Massachusetts, from where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in mass communications in 1993.
CareerAccording to Bill’s own words, he was first a warehouse worker, stating that he had a good time performing this job, because, as he himself put it: ‘If my boss gave me a rough time, I could just get on a forklift and just, like, drive away.’ He also worked as a dental hygienist for his father for a time, before his career as we know it today began in 1992, when he started taking up local gigs as a stand-up comedian. However, Massachusetts just didn’t cut it for Bill, so he moved to New York City in 1995 to further pursue his career. He made his TV series debut a year later, in 15 episodes of “Townies, appeared in an episode of “Two Guys and a Girl” in 1998, while his film debut came in 2001 in “Perfect Fit.” He had six more supporting roles in between 2001 and 2008, at which point he lent his voice to the game “Grand Theft Auto IV.” His true rise to fame began in May 2007, when he began hosting the one-hour weekly podcast entitled “Bill Burr’s Monday Morning Podcast”, which is what he still does today. Ultimately, he has made a large number of TV appearances since then, both as himself and in a variety of roles.
As for Bill’s romantic involvements, it is unknown what relationships he had prior to his public one, specifically with the actress, filmmaker and writer Nia Renee Hill – they dated for a few years before marrying in 2013. Nia is best known from appearing in the film “Divorce: A Love Story” in 2013, and the show “Santa Clara Diet” from 2017. Bill and Nia met while they were both working on a comedy show, and soon moved to Los Angeles, California. Many details about their relationship are available in Nia’s article entitled “I Never Thought I Would End Up Here But Here I Am: My Life As A ‘Kept Woman’”, since she is also a known blogger and has a significant presence online. Nia is also a frequent guest on Bill’s Monday podcast show. Together, they have a daughter named Lola Burr, who was born on the 20th of January 2017, and she can often be seen in Nia’s Instagram posts.
Bill Burr On Oprah WinfreyWhen asked about Lance Armstrong in an interview on a late-night show, Bill stated: ’I didn’t think Lance owed anybody, uh…He didn’t do anything for me. You know what he did for me? He raised $500 million for cancer research, that’s what that lion did, and it was great. And everybody had the bands on, remember the bands? Right? That blocked out the sun? No risk cancer. The whole thing was annoying, and I remember how Oprah was interviewing him, and acted like she was dumbfounded that this guy would do this. Like, she’s been in show business for 35 years and she can’t, like, wrap her head around some guy doing whatever it takes to get to the next level. Didn’t she for the first five years have, like, midgets who wanted to bang their mailman’s boyfriend? And she didn’t wanna do it! She didn’t wanna do it, but she didn’t have the power to say no, so she wrote it out. And then when she could make her good decision, she did a show! But she stood on the heads of those little people for five years, until she got- And then she’s sitting there, across from this guy, like ‘What, so how could you…’, you know exactly what he’s doin’!’
What is Bill Burr’s Net Worth?
Have you ever wondered how rich Bill Burr is, as of mid-2018? According to various authoritative sources, it has been estimated that the current total of Bill’s accumulated net worth is over $6 million, while his monthly income is unknown. He has made his fortune as an actor and stand-up comedian, earned the most from his long-term presence on the internet in his podcast show. As his career continues to develop, the said amount can be expected to increase.
Thanks to everyone that came out tonight in Boise AND to this guy for not waiting until July 4th to rock his Old Glory pullover. pic.twitter.com/h0JUJ2NWZq
— Bill Burr (@billburr) April 23, 2017
Concerning the physical attributes of the experienced comedian, his height is 5ft 10ins (1.78m) but his current weight is unknown. His hair is red – although he often appears bald – and his eyes are light blue, while his body shape is generally described as regular.
Social Media Presence
Due to the major influence of social networks, it is nowadays a regular thing for active celebrities to nourish a close and active relationship with their fans, for the sake of increasing the popularity of the projects they’re working on, and thus their own net worth. Bill seems to be a regular subscriber, if not the leading example of this celebrity trend, as his presence is quite ubiquitous on most social media networks. His Facebook account has almost 650,000 followers, his Twitter account over a million, and his Instagram account more than 200,000 fans.