|Real Name/Full Name:
|51 years old
|26 February 1972
|Preetha Jobrani (m. 2006)
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Yes (Dhara Jobrani, Mila Jobrani)
|Is Maz Jobrani Gay?:
|Comedian and actor
|Net Worth in 2024:
Maz Jobrani is a well-known Iranian-American comedian and actor who is best known as one of the members of the “Axis of Evil” comedy group. He was seen on a comedy special on the Comedy Central network. Jobrani has appeared in several movies, TV series, radio, and comedy clubs. He is also a permanent cast member of the 2017 television sitcom, Superior Donuts, and a board member of the National Iranian American Council (NIAC).
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Early Life & Biography
Maziyar Jobrani was born on February 26, 1972, in Tehran, Iran. When he was six years old, his family moved to California and spent most of his childhood days in Tiburon in the San Francisco Bay area. He completed his schooling from the Redwood High School in Larkspur, where he was inducted into the school’s distinguished alumni class of 2017.
Jobrani earned his B.A. degree in political science from UC Berkeley. Later, he took part in the PhD program at UCLA; however, he dropped out because he wanted to pursue his childhood dream of acting and performing comedy.
Maz Jobrani got married to Preetha Jobrani in 2006. Together, they are the parents of two children, Dhara Jobrani and Mila Jobrani. He has been able to keep his personal life away from the limelight and is completely focused on his work.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 26 February 1972, Maz Jobrani is 51 years old as of today’s date 22nd February 2024. His height is 1.8 m tall, and his weight is 84 kg.
Jobrani has appeared in various television series and shows like The Colbert Report, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Talkshow with Spike Feresten, and Whitney. He performs regularly at top comedy clubs in California and New York, such as The Comedy Store.
He did recurring roles in the television series Still Standing as a dental patient, Better Off Ted, The Knights of Prosperity, Cedric the Entertainer Presents, and in one episode of The West Wing as a Saudi prince. Jobrani was seen in the fantasy romantic comedy film 13 Going on 30, which was released in 2004. He was part of the tour with the Axis of Evil Comedy Tour.
Jobrani worked as a voice actor in the audiobook version of World War Z, playing the character Ahmed Farahnakian. He was seen along with his friend in the movie, Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero. He made a special appearance in the news quiz show, Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me! and Wits, which aired on the American Public Media network.
In 2010, Jobrani appeared on the weekly podcast and radio show WTF with Marc Maron. Along with comedians Al Madrigal and Chris Spencer, he co-hosts his own podcast on the All Things Comedy podcasting network. In the 2015 musical fantasy television movie, Descendants, Jobrani portrayed the role of Jafar. In the same year, he released his memoir entitled I’m Not a Terrorist, But I’ve Played One On TV.
Awards & Achievements
Maz Jobrani won the Audience and Jury Award at the 2014 Austin Film Festival for his work in the movie Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero. In 2017, he hosted the 45th International Emmy Awards.
He is making continuous progress in his career and is expected to win big awards in the upcoming years.
Net Worth & Salary of Maz Jobrani in 2024
As of February 2024, Maz Jobrani has an estimated net worth of more than $15 million. He has made this huge fortune through his successful career as a movie actor and comedian.
He has appeared in several popular television shows such as The Colbert Report, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Talkshow with Spike Feresten, Malcolm in the Middle, and many more.
Some of his famous Stand-up specials include 2007 Axis of Evil Comedy Special, 2009 Brown & Friendly, 2013 I Come in Peace, 2015 I’m Not a Terrorist, But I’ve Played One On TV and 2017 Immigrant.
Jobrani makes a significant part of his net worth through performing at live events, stage programs, tours, and award shows.
Maz Jobrani is one of the most renowned comedians in the world. He has been able to win the hearts of people all across the globe through his work. He is also involved in various philanthropic works, serves on the board of the Persian American Cancer Institute, and also works with the International Society for Children with Cancer.