Joey Lawrence Net Worth
Joey Lawrence net worth: Joey Lawrence is an American actor, singer, and television host who has a net worth of -$400 thousand. Joey Lawrence is famous for his many films and television acting roles, as well as through his successful recording career. Joseph Lawrence Mignogna, Jr. was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in April 1976. His family changed their surname to Lawrence when he was a child. Joey attended the University of Southern California. He got his start in a Cracker Jack commercial and sang "Give My Regards to Broadway" on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson at five years old. He appeared on Diff'rent Strokes and Silver Spoons and played Joey Donovan on Gimme a Break! From 1983 to 1987. He voiced Oliver in the 1988 Disney picture Oliver & Company. He played another Joey in the TV show Blossom from 1991 to 1995. Joey was one of the contestants on Dancing with the Stars in 2006 and came in third. He played on Broadway in Chicago in 2007. He became a Chippendales dancer at the Rio in Las Vegas for the month of June 2012. He has also released two music albums, one in 1993 and one in 1997. From 2010 to 2015, he appeared in the sitcom Melissa & Joey which aired 104 episodes over 4 seasons on ABC Family. Joey Lawrence has two daughters with his wife Chandie Yawn-Nelson. Before that he was married to Michelle Vella.
Bankruptcy filing: In March 2018, Joey filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. In the filing, Joey revealed that he and his wife have had three cars repossessed in the last year, a 2014 Bentley, a 2016 BMW i8 and a 2015 Ford Flex. He also reported his monthly income as $7000 and his monthly expenses at $25,500. The family reportedly has assets worth $43,000 and debts totaling $355,000. We also learned that at the peak of Melissa & Joey in 2015, the actor earned $534,000. The following year he earned $58,000. In January 2018, Joey sold the rights to his personal LLC at auction for $56,000 which gives the buyer the rights to all his future royalties and residuals.