Dave Foley net worth: Dave Foley is a Canadian comedian, actor, writer, producer and director who has a net worth of $500 thousand dollars. Dave Foley was born in 1963 in Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada where he dropped out of high school and pursued standup comedy a the Toronto Second City Training Center, where he took improve classes. He met Kevin McDonald there and the two formed the original "The Kids in the Hall". In 1989, "The Kids in the Hall" debuted on television and ran until the end of the 1994 season. "News Radio" creator Paul Simms created the role of Dave Nelson on the long running sitcom specifically for Foley, as he was a huge fan of his work. Foley's character on "News Radio" was based on Foley in real life and his quirks such as his coffee addiction and love of the show "Green Acres". "News Radio" ran from 1995-1999. Foley has been a guest star on many television shows including "Desperate Housewives", Grounded for Life", "Joey", "Just Shoot Me!", "Las Vegas", "MADtv", "Scrubs", "South Park", "The King of Queens", "The New Adventures of Old Christine", "Brothers & Sisters", "Will & Grace" and "Hot in Cleveland". He also frequently appears on "The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson".