Bernie Mac net worth: Bernie Mac was an American comedian and actor who had a net worth of $15 million dollars. Bernie Mac, also known as Bernard Jeffrey McCullough, was born in Chicago, Illinois. He grew up putting on shows for his friends and neighbors, and began performing stand-up around Chicago when he was in his 20s. He won the Miller Lite Comedy Search when he was in his early 30s, and suddenly his career took off. He went on to appear on HBO's Def Comedy Jam, and to play co-starring and supporting roles in multiple film projects, including, "Friday", "B*A*P*S", "Booty Call", "Life", "Ocean's Eleven", "What's the Worst That Could Happen", "Bad Santa", "Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle", "Mr. 3000″, "Ocean's Twelve", and "Transformers". He also starred on the hit series, "The Bernie Mac Show" for five seasons on Fox. He toured the country as part of the "Kings of Comedy" tour. He passed away in 2008 at the age of 50.