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Bill Cosby Net Worth: How Rich is the Standup Comedian in 2022?

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Bill Cosby

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William Henry Cosby Jr.




84 Years

Віrth Dаtе 

12 July 1937

Віrth Рlасе                                 



5 feet 9 inches


76 Kg.

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Маrіtаl Ѕtаtuѕ   


Wife/Spouse (Nаmе)



Yes (5 children)

Dаtіng/Girlfrіеnd (Past)   



American T.V. star, comedian, entertainer, and producer

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Bill Cosby’s introduction:

Bill Cosby’s Net Worth is $400m in 2022. His full birth name is William Henry Cosby Jr. Bill Cosby’s date of birth is 12 July 1937 in Philadelphia. He is a popular American T.V. star, comedian, entertainer, and producer. Cosby is most famous for acting in his show “The Cosby Show.” His Parents’ names are Anna Pearl & William Henry Cosby Sr. Cosby. Bill was raised with his three siblings.

Table of Contents:

The early life of Cosby:

Age & appearance of Cosby:

Personal life (wife & children):

Bill’s Standup Comedy Career:

The Bill Cosby Show:

Sexual Assaults:

The Art Collection of Cosby:

The Earnings and profit of Cosby:

What was Bill Cosby’s net worth in 2021?

What is Bill’s current net worth in 2022?

Does Cosby still get royalties?

Early life Bill Cosby:

Cosby studied at Germantown High School. At 15, he left studies, as he had a dream to join the Navy in 1956. Bill Cosby finally earned his diploma. Later, Bill continued to earn a doctoral degree at the Massachusetts Amherst University.

Age & appearance of Cosby:

Currently, The comedian Bill’s age is 84 Years. Cosby stands at a good height of 5 feet 9 inches. On the other hand, the weight of the comedian is around 76 Kg.

Personal life (wife & children):

                                                                                Bill and Camille

The television star Bill Cosby married in 1964. His wife’s name is Camille. After some years, the couple welcomed their 5 biological children. Their names are Erika, Erinn, Ennis, Ensa, and Evin. Their son, Ennis was murdered in 1997 in a theft case. In 2018, The couple’s one daughter named Ensa also died due to kidney disease.

Bill’s Standup Comedy Career:

In 1961, Bill Cosby began his stand-up comedy career in the Philadelphia clubs and in New York City. He later went on an official tour for his stand-ups in Las Vegas, Chicago, Washington DC & San Francisco.

In 1963, Bill’s official tours resulted in nationwide exposure on an American late-night talk show named The Tonight Show and so many hit comedy albums.

Between 1972 and 1979, the comedian became a host and producer of the animated T.V. series Saturday morning cartoon Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids.

Between 1965 and 1987, Bill won 7 Grammy Awards for his Best Performance as a comedian. One of his most successful albums was named Russell, My Brother, Whom I Slept With. This album was ranked No. 1 on the list of the 40 Greatest Comedy Albums of All Time in an American music magazine named Spin.

Through Cosby’s standup comedy career success, he got some T.V. roles on the action series named I Spy and on an American T.V. sitcom named The Dick Van Dyke Show. Bill won three continuous Emmy Awards for his best roles.

The Bill Cosby Show:

In 1980, Bill Cosby launched one of his superhit sitcoms named The Cosby Show. He became a co-producer of the series. Bill was involved in each phase of the American Sitcom The Cosby Show production. The plots were related to Cosby’s real family life, and the analogy didn’t finish there.

The important characters were parents and their 5 children. The parents’ names were Cliff ( husband) and Clair Huxtable (wife). They completed their college education and became successful financially, the same as Cosby and his real wife Camille.

From 1984 to 1992, The show was running successfully. It was also ranked at the top of the Nielsen ratings for around 5 seasons.

Sexual Assaults:

In 2018, Bill was declared guilty of three counts of aggravated sexual assault by a Pennsylvania high court. In Sep. 2018, Bill was sent to prison for around 10 years.

Cosby was imprisoned in a single cell in solitary confinement in Pennsylvania. In 2019, he was shifted to the general population of the lockup (who are not provided any specific treatment). In 2019, Cosby lost an opportunity to appeal for the cancellation of his imprisonment.

The Art Collection of Cosby:

Bill Cosby and his real-life wife Camille are the owners of “The most significant art collection in the hands of an African American family”.

In 1960, Cosby began making a collection of the pieces. Currently, the art collection includes pieces by Thomas Hart Benton, Renoir, Rembrandt, Matisse, and Picasso. The art collection alone can easily be worth $150m.

The Earnings and profit of Cosby:

Today, the entertainer Bill Cosby is one of the wealthiest stars in the entertainment industry. His own show ran successfully for 8 years. At the highest level of the show, Bill earned around $4m each episode (currently $8m). In the past 20 years, Cosby’s show has earned more than $1.5 billion from the association.

Bill Cosby was the holder of the show’s 20% profits. His 20% earnings were around $300m from the show’s association deals.

Later, Cosby also earned more millions from his endorsement deals, (Jell-O), film acting, stand-up comedy shows, and other successful Television series.

In 2014, Bill’s earned around $11m through his official comedy tours.

What was Bill Cosby’s net worth in 2021?

Bill Cosby is a famous entertainer, actor, and comedian, who struggled a lot to make his life and career successful. The actions of Bill’s professional career show his success. At a time, he was also sent to prison after he was found guilty of sexual assaults.

Bill Cosby’s estimated net worth was around $400m in 2021.

What is Bill’s current net worth in 2022?

Currently, the comedian Bill Cosby net worth is around $400m in 2022.

Does Cosby still get royalties?

Despite his conviction, the actor Bill is still able to get the royalty payments from the shows. As per reports.

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