Ben Bailey

American originated Ben Bailey is a multi-talented personality. He has worked as a host, writer, and comedian as well. To every reader’s surprise, he is also an authorized taxi cab driver. He used to drive a taxi to earn his livelihood before stepping into the entertainment career. People have seen him many times driving a cab. He used to be a member of the famous comedy show “Cash Cab”, which was televised on Discovery Channel. Because of Ben’s presence on the show, the performance earned an Emmy Award. He has done numerous stand-up comedies on various platforms over the years.

Well, how well do you know about Ben Bailey? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Ben Bailey’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Ben Bailey to date.

Biography and Early Life

Ben Bailey was born to his father, Oliver Bailey, and his mother, Magi Bailey, in Kentucky, United States. He later shifted to the town Chatham Borough in New Jersey and spent his entire childhood there. At that time, he belonged to a middle-class family. He was not the only child in the family. He has two siblings Kelvin Smith and Zadie Smith. So his father used to work very hard to provide them with proper household facilities.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Ben Bailey in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Ben Bailey’s age is 50 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 30 October 1970. Though, he is 6′ 4″ in feet and inches and 193.04 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 189.598 lbs in Pound and 86kg in Kilograms.


There is not much information available about his education life. He spent his childhood in Chatham Borough, New Jersey, and there he completed his schooling at Chatham High School. He was good at literature during his school days. He later went to Old Dominion University to pursue his graduation in English Literature.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Chewing the fat about this comedian’s private life, in 1997, Ben tied his knot with Laurence Bailey. Soon they were blessed by the almighty with two beautiful children. In 1990, in a pub somewhere in Morristown, they first saw each other. In 2012, the lovely couple filed for divorce and got separated for some unrevealed reason. This great comedian hasn’t been a slice of any major altercation and leading his life as flat as a pancake. He has a massive fan following on his social media accounts. He has over 2 million followers on Instagram and over 40000 followers on Facebook.

Is Ben Bailey Gay?

No ethical reports have ever stated Ben Bailey to be gay. He is a straight man whose ex-life partner is Laurence Bailey. He also has two adorable children.

Professional Career

Before emerging as a professional comedian, Bailey spent time telling comical stories with other famous comedians. Skip E. Lowe first dappled him, and he was assigned as his first professional stand-up at any event by him. Steadily, he was gaining the confidence to stand and deliver in front of the audience.

Soon, he was directed as the Discovery Channel member for the show “Cash Cab”, in which he perfectly rolled down the role of a taxi cab driver, who used to drive all over the city of New York to earn his livelihood. This show was very close to him because the show’s storyline was related to his real life. His comic skills in the show were spectacular, which was loved by all. The show got famous all over and beyond America and achieved tremendous success.

To earn more victory, Ben was eventually promoted to a Consulting producer in 2009, and soon he became the executive producer for “Cash Cab” from 2011. Later on in the show, “’s Talkback”, he also appeared as a special guest. Being the guest on the show “’s Talkback,” sidewise he also used to portray a famous TV series “Smash Lab”, which was broadcasted on Discovery Channel.

He was also a particular member of another favorite TV show, “Who’s Still Standing?” in 2011, which was shown on NBC. After that, he used to appear in various operas. One of his roles as “Haskell” in One Life to Live Opera, which grabbed a colossal fan craze and was loved by all.

Some of his lifetime major movies are “Bad Parents”, “Don’t Shoot the Pharmacist,” and many more. Some of his blockbuster TV shows are “The Late Late Show”, “Delivery Man”, “Hope & Faith”, “30 Rock”, “Caroline and Friends”, “Catch”, “Comedy Central Presents” and many more.


Being raised from a middle-class family, Bailey has managed to shine himself in the entertainment career as a stand-up comedian, and his hard work and dedication towards work led him to achieve the milestone. He has been put forward for the “Daytime Emmy Awards” six times for being a first-class Game show host, and out of that, he won three.

Rather than that, he also has many more awards to his name. He also won the “Emmy Award” in the consecutive three years from 2008 to 2010, for none other than “Best Game Show”.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Ben Bailey in 2021

Ben Bailey is a personality with a bunch of talents. This American multi-talented man who has a collection of high-priced cars and possesses a residence to his name grabbed a massive net worth of $8 million as of 2021. The roles he portrayed in various comedy TV shows have contributed to his net worth. This was his foremost source of earning. Other than that, he has earned a hefty amount of money as a movie actor as well. He has also earned a significant amount from ad shoots.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

Harley Keitel is a legendary actor and comedian over decagons. He is best known for his comedy TV show, “Best Game Show”, for which he has been nominated six times in the Daytime Emmy Awards. Being raised from a middle-class family, he has achieved such milestones through his hard work and dedication to his professional career.

He kick-started his career under the famous comedian Skip E. Lowe. Before stepping into a comedy career, Bailey used to spent time telling comical stories with other favorite comedians. Some of his famous TV shows are “The Late Late Show”, “Delivery Man”, “Hope & Faith”, “30 Rock”, “Caroline and Friends”, “Catch”, “Comedy Central Presents,” and many more. He is a versatile actor and comedian of all time.

  1. Jane Hanlon July 18, 2021 at 11:41 pm

Facts of Benjamin Ray Bailey

  • Gender Male
  • full nameBenjamin Ray Bailey
  • birthplaceBowling Green, Kentucky, United States
  • Date of Birth October 30, 1970
  • Age 53 years 8 months
  • Horoscope Scorpio
  • Lucky Number 3
  • Lucky Stone Garnet
  • Lucky Color Purple
  • Best Match for Marriage Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$8 million
  • professionComedian
  • weightIn Kilograms – 86 Kg, In Pounds –  189.598 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres –  193.04 cm, In Feet and Inches – 6′ 4″
  • hair colorLight Brown
  • eye colorDark Brown
  • high schoolChatham High School

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