Billy Blanks is an American fitness guru, martial artist and actor, he has a net worth of $30 million. Billy Blanks has earned his net worth as the inventor of the Tae Bo exercise program, well as roles in block buster films such as The Last Boy Scout and Expect no Mercy. He was born in Erie, Pennsylvania; he suffered from undiagnosed dyslexia. Due to an anomaly in his hip joints that impaired his movement and clumsiness he was teased by his siblings and caused his coaches to believe he'd never accomplish much. Billy found the answer to these challenges in karate.