Nick Cannon is known as an American actor, director, and producer. He is most famous for 'America's Got Talent' and ‘Wild 'N Out’.

Background and Age

Nicholas Scott Cannon was born on October 8, 1980, in San Diego, California. He was born to guardians James Cannon, a TV minister, and Beth Hackett, a bookkeeper. His folks isolated when he was very young, so he grew up in both California and North Carolina. At 8 years old, Nick Cannon got the performance bug after his grandfather gave him a few musical instruments. Before long, he changed from music to stand-up comedy when he was welcome to perform on his father's show. It wasn't some time before Cannon was working at comedy clubs.

Career and Net Worth

Cannon's enormous break came when heating up crowds on Nickelodeon's All That. The producers, perceiving Cannon's ability, put him on camera as a cast regular and a writer. At age 17, he turned into the most youthful staff writer in TV history for his work on the youthful sketch comedy series. Before he knew it, he was directing, producing and featuring in Nickelodeon's The Nick Cannon Show, before moving onto MTV's improv series, Nick Cannon Presents Wild 'N Out. The last series, running from 2005 to '07, was one of MTV's best, later coming back to the little screen in 2013 on MTV2. Nick additionally joined America's Got Talent in 2009, filling in as its host until 2017.The actor progressed into films, acquiring a little appearance in Men in Black II in 2002. That same year, Cannon got his first lead role in a film, featuring as Devon Miles in Drumline.

Canon was asked to be the judge of a new show called the Masked Singer in 2019. In October 2019, fans of the Masked Singer were upset when judge Jenny McCarthy declared on Twitter that the show was going on break.

Marriage, Wife and Kids

On April 30, 2008, Cannon married singer Mariah Carey. After three years, the couple invited twins Moroccan Scott and Monroe Cannon into the world. As a family man and businessperson, Cannon still needed to watch out for his wellbeing, particularly in the wake of having an alarm in 2012 with kidney issues brought about by an uncommon type of lupus. Cannon said his significant other was the best support during this emergency. In August 2014, following six years of marriage, Cannon and Carey threw in the towel. Cannon gave an announcement saying the couple had been living apart for a while.

Last Modified: Oct 12, 2021

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