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Nick Cannon Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 21, 2023

Date of Birth

8 / October / 1980


44 Years


Actor Comedian Rapper Entrepreneur

Nick Cannon (born on October 8, 1980) in San Diego, California, U.S. He is a popular American comedian rapper, actor, and TV presenter. He graduated from Monte Vista High School in Spring Valley, California. Cannon was a track and field as well as was the first to stop doing stand-up comedy for the local channel access of his dad’s channel.

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Nick Cannon was born in San Diageo, California, to Beth and James Cannon. His father started working in Charlotte, North Carolina, which meant that Cannon often traveled between his parent’s homes. When he was eleven years old, Cannon first performed stand-up comedy on stage.

He was a student at Monte Vista High School in Spring Valley, California. After graduation, Cannon worked as a warming-up comedian for Nickelodeon.


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Early Life

Nicholas Scott Cannon was born on the 8th of October in 1980 in San Diego, California, to parents James Cannon, a televangelist as well as Beth Hackett, an accountant. The couple divorced when he was just a kid so he was raised traveling from California to California and North Carolina.

At the age of 8, got the performing bug when his father gave him a variety of musical instruments. Then, he made the switch to stand-up comedy after Cannon was invited to perform on the show of his father’s public access. In no time, the teen Cannon was performing in well-known comedy clubs.


School Avocado Elementary School, California
Quail Hollow Middle School, Charlotte, North Carolina
Monte Vista High School, Spring Valley, California
College/University Santa Monica College
Howard University
Educational Qualification Graduated

Personal Life

On April 30, 2008, Cannon 27 an old man at that time was married to the singer Mariah Carey, who was 11 years older than him. Three years after they welcomed twins from the fraternal side, Moroccan Scott as well as Monroe Cannon.

A family man humorous businessman and funny person, Cannon still had to be vigilant about his health, particularly following a health scare in 2012 when he was diagnosed with mild kidney failure due to an uncommon type of Lupus.

Cannon claimed that his wife was the most effective medicine in this situation. “She’s so great and so nurturing,” Cannon told Good Morning America. “I call her Dr. Carey.”


From 1999 to 2006 Cannon was a part of The rap collective Da G4 Dope Bomb Squad. The self-titled debut album was released by Cannon as a solo studio album in 2003. and in 2005, Cannon established his own label Can I Ball Records. He also launched an additional label in 2009, dubbed N’Credible Entertainment. In the next year, Cannon made his first mix tape, ‘Child of the Corn’.

In the year 2010, Cannon began hosting the morning show on New York’s 92.3 NOW FM (WXRK-FM) but Cannon left the station in 2012 due to health reasons. On April 1, 2014. released his second studio album called ‘White People Party Music.



Film Roles Year
Whatever It Takes Chess Club Kid 2000
Weapons Reggie 2007
Underclassman Tracy “Tre” Stokes 2005
The Killing Room Paul Brody 2009
The Adventures of Brer Rabbit Brer Rabbit 2006
Shall We Dance? Scott 2004
School Gyrls Lunch Lady 2010
School Dance Super Sizer/Himself 2014
Roll Bounce Bernard 2005
Nick Cannon: The Vlad Couch Himself 2017
Monster House Officer Lester 2006
Men in Black II MIB Autopsy Agent 2002
Mash Up   2011
Love Don’t Cost a Thing Alvin Johnson 2003
King of the Dancehall Tarzan Brixton 2016
Goal II: Living the Dream TJ Harper 2007
Garfield: The Movie Louis 2004
Even Money Godfrey Snow 2006
Drumline: A New Beat Devon Miles 2014
Drumline Devon Miles 2002
Day of the Dead Salazar 2008
Chi-Raq Chi-raq 2015
Bobby Dwayne 2006
Berserk Raffy Rivers 2019
Ball Don’t Lie Mico 2008
American Son Mike 2008


Title Roles Year
Up All Night Calvin 2011
Too Shorts Boombox   2017
The Parkers Garland 2000
The Nightlife Himself 2010
The Nick Cannon Show Himself 2002–2003
The Masked Singer Himself 2019–present
The Eric Andre Show Himself 2014
TeenNick Top 10 Himself 2012–2018
Taina Alex / LaTanya 2001
Real Husbands of Hollywood Himself 2013–2016
Rags Himself 2012
Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards Himself 2013
Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘N Out Himself 2005–present
Nick Cannon Presents: Short Circuits Himself 2007
Nick Cannon Himself 2021–2022
Love & Hip Hop: New York Himself 2014
Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood Himself 2015
Lip Sync Battle Shorties Himself 2017–2018
Kenan & Kel Uncredited/Pizza Boy 1998–1999
Incredible Crew Himself 2013
Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade Himself 2009–2019
Chappelle’s Show Himself 2004
Caught on Camera with Nick Cannon Himself 2014–2016
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Marcus 2014–2015
Big Time Rush Himself 2013
America’s Got Talent Himself 2009–2016
All That Various 1998–2000

Awards and Nominations

Award Film or series Year
Black Reel Awards Drumline 2003
Roll Bounce (Shared with the cast) 2006
Hollywood Film Festival Bobby (Shared with the cast) 2006
Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards All That 2001
The Nick Cannon Show 2002
The Nick Cannon Show 2003
MTV Movie Awards Drumline 2003
Drumline (Shared with Zoe Saldana) 2003
Screen Actors Guild Awards Bobby (Shared with the cast) 2007
Teen Choice Awards Drumline 2003
Drumline 2003
Love Don’t Cost a Thing (Shared with Christina Milian) 2004
Love Don’t Cost a Thing 2004
Love Don’t Cost a Thing (Shared with Christina Milian) 2004
Nick Cannon Presents Wild ‘n Out 2006
Nick Cannon Presents Wild ‘n Out 2007
NAACP Image Awards Up All Night 2012
Golden Raspberry Awards The Misfits 2022


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Nick Cannon’s Net Worth

Based on Celebrity Net Worth in 2013, He has a net worth of 20 million dollars.

Estimated Net Worth in 2023 (Approx.) $30 Million
Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx.) $20 Million
Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx.) Under Review
Annual Salary Under Review
Income Source Actor, Comedian, Rapper, Entrepreneur, Record Producer, Radio and Television Personality

Nick Cannon Show

He, here in 2019, will bring the show’s talk program for the last time. (CNN) “The Show” will conclude its inaugural season, but not be back for a second.

Nick Cannon’s Wife 2022

Annon announced that he’d had his first baby with model and photographer Lanisha Cole in the month of September 2022. It was the child was named Onyx Ice Cole Cannon.

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Body Measurements Not Yet Update
Birth Place San Diego California United States
Children Sons: Golden Cannon, Moroccan Scott Cannon
Daughter: Monroe Cannon
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Height In CM 180 CM
Height In Meter 1.80 M
Nationality American
Parents Father: James Cannon
Mother: Beth Hackett
Profession Actor Comedian Rapper Entrepreneur
Siblings Brother: Gabriel Cannon
Spous Mariah Carey
Weight 78 Kg
171 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Libra


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