Carlos Mencia Net Worth
Carlos Mencia net worth: Carlos Mencia is a Honduran-born American comedian, writer, and actor who has a net worth of $20 million. Carlos Mencia was born Ned Armel Mencia in San Pedro Sula, Honduras in 1967 as the seventeenth of eighteen children. He was raised in East Los Angeles, California by his aunt and uncle. Mencia attended California State University Los Angeles majoring in electrical engineering. After a successful performance at an open mic night at The Laugh Factory, Carlos Mencia dropped out of college to pursue a career in comedy. Carlos Mencia is best known for his show "The Mind of Mencia" which ran on Comedy Central from 2005-2008. Quick success in comedy clubs such as LA's The Comedy Store led Mencia to guest appearances on "The Arsenio Hall Show" and "Buscando Estrellas." In 1994, Carlos Mencia was named the host of HBO's Latino comedy showcase "Loco Slam." Carlos Mencia has had a number of Comedy Central and HBO comedy specials. He has appeared in a number of films and TV shows including "In Living Color", "Moesha", "The Shield", "Outta Time", "29 Palms", "Drawn Together", The Heartbreak Kid", "MADtv", and "Our Family Wedding". Carlos Mencia and his wife Amy live in Los Angeles and have one son.