Anthony Jamal Bean professionally called Chico Bean is an American comedian and actor. He is famous for appearing on MTV’s Wild ‘n Out. As of 2021, Chico Bean net worth is estimated to be $1 million.
Family and Early Life
Chico Bean was born on February 20, 1987, in Washington DC. His father was killed on the streets of Washington when he was only two years old. His mother raised him with a lot of difficulties as a single mother. He attended Raymond Elementary Macfarland Middle School and later graduated from Winston Salem State University.
Chico Bean is currently single though he has had a relationship in the past. He has a 10-year-old daughter called Pierce Chanel.
Chico Bean started his career in 2007 performing standup comedy in Greensboro; North Carolina. He became recognized when he performed as a curtain-raiser for Chris Wiles and later collaborated with two other popular comedians Darren Brand and B-Daht in 2009 formed a comedy group called Freestyle Funny Comedy Show. They were later joined by DeMar ‘OsamaBinDrankin’ Rankin. Sr. The group performed standup comedy shows at various colleges, universities, and comedy clubs.
In 2011, Nick Cannon was impressed by his performance and flew him to Gotham Comedy Club to take part in a set his standup comedy shows called Fresh Faces of Comedy. He spent some time rehearsing his skits and did an amazing performance at very short notice. Nick Cannon loved his performance and encouraged him to work hard and improve his skills.
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Chico starred on a TV movie Wild’N Out: Wildest Moments and in a series called Guy Court. HEe has also appeared as a guest on HuffPost Live Conversations and Steve Harvey show. He acted on the E! Network sketch comedy series “The James Davis Project” and also contributed to the series as a writer.
Chico Bean auditioned for a series of Wild ‘N Out and moved to Ney York for more auditions in front of the people in charge of auditions on the MTV Show and he qualified to join the show. He has been on the show since then. He has been considered one of the most popular cast members and was named the ‘Most Valuable Player’ at the end of season 9.
Chico Bean Net Worth
Chico Bean has an estimated Net Worth of $1 million. His main source of income is his career as a comedian. He also earns a good income as a recurring cast member on Wild ‘N Out. He is popular on social media and has amassed over 1.8 million followers on Instagram.