Drew Carey

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Stand-up Comedian (1958)
Tue May 30 2023
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Relationship Timeline Of Drew Carey

Ex-girlfriend : Nicole Jaracz
Drew Carey dated to Nicole Jaracz from 2007 to 2012.
Girlfriend : Amie Harwick
Drew Carey engaged to Amie Harwick after breakup with her girlfriend.

There are thousands of people who have steadily been making a name for themselves in the showbiz industry. Among them, Drew Carey is one. He is the comedian who starred in Whose Line is it Anyway? and The Drew Carey Show. From his spectacular working skill, he replaced Bob Barker as the host of The Price Is Right.

Learn more about the famous Television icon star of The Drew Carey Show. Who is Drew Carey's wife? Know more about his family.

Early Life: Family and Education

Drew Carey was born in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, on May 23, 1958, as Drew Allison Carey. His father's name is Lewis Carey and his mother, is Beulah Carey. Among three children, Drew is the youngest of all. 

 Drew Carey in his show
Image: Drew Carey in his show. Source: CBS

Just at the age of 8, Carey lost his father due to a brain tumor. He spent his childhood living in Cleveland, Ohio's Old Brooklyn neighborhood. Drew holds American nationality and belongs to mixed European ethnicity. 

In 1975, Carey finished his James Ford Rhodes High School schooling. After that, he went to college at Kent State University (KSU). 

Drew was either expelled from the university or dropped out. He left college after three years.

Career Beginnings

In 1979, Drew Carey joined the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve. He served four years as a Marine. He worked up to the rank of sergeant. Later, Drew then moved to Los Vegas in 1983 and worked as a waiter.

Finally, in 1985, Drew started his career as a comedian. He won an open microphone competition the following year. After that, at the Cleveland Comedy Club, he became Master of Ceremonies. 

Ever since then, he has won the heart of millions of people with his good sense of humor and jokes. Carey has also worked with George Gray and James O'Halloran who are popular television hosts.

Drew Carey's Personal Life: Wife & Children 

Drew is currently single and is not dating anyone. He had a fair share of complicated love lives like any other celebrity but has never been married. Carey was previously in a loving relationship with a girl named Nicole Jaracz. The couple dated for quite a long time from 2007 and even got engaged. 

Then, in 2012 the pair decided to part ways with each in a mutual understanding. Although both of them were just in a romantic relationship, Drew was an active father figure to Nicole's son Connor  

 Drew Carey with his late ex-fiance, Amie Harwick.
Image: Drew Carey with his late ex-fiance, Amie Harwick. Source: CBS 

After the split with Nicole, Drew found a calming shoulder in the form of Dr. Amie Harwick. Host "The Price is Right" is now engaged with Dr. Amie Harwick. 

There are no exact details on when the lovely pair started dating, but as per some reports, Amie and Drew started dating last summer. The pair split up months later. His former fiancee Harwick was a licensed marriage and family therapist.

Although the couple Drew and Harwick has already parted ways from each other Carey hasn't deleted a single picture of them together from his Instagram account.

Drew Carey's His Ex-Fiancee Was Murdered

The American comedian Carey shared the text between him and his ex-fiancee Amie before she was murdered. Yes, Amie is no more and was murdered. She was allegedly thrown from the third-floor balcony of her California home.

Drew Carey's California, Los Angeles Home.
Image: Drew Carey's California, Los Angeles Home. source: Virtual Globetrotting

Harwick and Carey had planned to meet two days before her death. They were talking to get united again. Gareth Pursehouse, Amie's ex-boyfriend was charged with the murder by the detectives.

Drew Carey's Net Worth 

As we all know, Carey is a very successful stand-up comedian who is one of the richest comedians on the earth. According to some sources, his net worth is $165 million. His main source of income is his comedy show itself. 

In 1998, Forbes listed him as the 24th highest-paid comedian of the era. He received $45.5 million that year and received $750,000 per episode. 

Each year, he makes an average of $9 million-$10 million. Carey gained $12 million back in 2008. 

Drew certainly lives a lavish lifestyle with multi-million dollars of fortune and owns some jaw-dropping property. Well, with his paychecks from The Drew Carey Show, he owns houses in Los Angeles, California, and Cleveland, Ohio. 

Likewise, Drew also got a new Porsche from The Drew Carey Show manufacturers. Drew is way richer than fellow comedian Jonathan Silverman and TV host Tory Shulman


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