Pete Holmes is an American pod-caster, comedian, writer, and producer and sometimes becomes a part time actor as well. He is mostly popular for voicing the E Trade baby on various television commercials and for portraying Batman in numerous internet videos. He is known for writing and playing in various genres from improvisational comedy to observational comedy, sketch comedy, surreal humor including sarcasm and satires. His podcast show ‘You made it Weird with Pete Holmes’ is a hit amongst all age groups. He is famous for his role of Batman, which he has played in several videos.
Pete Holmes Biography and Family
Peter Benedict ‘Pete’ Holmes was born in 1979 on 30th march in Lexington, Massachusetts. Pete married when he was only 22, during the same time he was climbing up the ladder of success, in standup comedy. But unfortunately, he got divorced at 28, as he found out his wife was cheating on him.
He has spent quite a few years of his living in Sleepy Hollow in New York and Chicago. Currently, the comedian resides in Los Angeles.
Education: He completed his schooling from Lexington High School. Later he went on to join Gordon College and completed his graduation in English and Communication. During this time he participated in numerous comedy show competitions, including ‘improvisational comedy troupe’ and ‘The Sweaty Toothed Madmen’.
Career: He debuted in the film industry with a television series, ‘Premium Blend’ playing himself. He has done several episodic appearance in various shows including ‘Scott Batman presents Scott Batman Presents’, ‘John Oliver’s New York Stand Up Show’, ‘The Jeselnik Offensive’, ‘Maron’, ‘American Dad’, ‘Mulaney’, ‘Animals’ etc. He worked on various shows as a writer, like ‘Outsourced’ and ‘I Hate My Teenage Daughter’. He gave his voice to the character Toby for 20 episodes of ‘Ugly Americans’. Pete has been a part of several stand ups on ‘Comedy Central Presents’, ‘Pete Holmes: Nice try, the Devil’ and ‘Pete Holmes: Faces and Sounds’.
Pete Holmes Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $1.8 Million US Dollars
The comedian tasted his first shot of success from authoring hit sitcoms like ‘Outsourced’ and ‘I Hate My Teenage Daughter’. He is a multi talented comedian, who manages to make people laugh through his stand ups, acting, write ups, and cartoons. He has his hands everywhere, and is earning loads from each of these experiments. The net worth of the American podcast star is estimated to be worth $1.8 million US dollars, as of 2017.
Pete Holmes Business Model
The American is known for being multi-talented. He has been a writer for several hit sitcoms. He is also running his own podcast which has been a success since its launch. He is also very popular for his stand up comedy.
He is also known to play Batman for several internet videos. He is associated with several YouTube websites like ‘CollegeHumor’, an American YouTube entertainment group that makes sketches and comedy satires. Apart from his professional career, is also a supporter of vegan-ism and practices meditation along with surrounding him with people who help him to seek serenity.
He is wildly popular for his podcast, in which he once stated that he preaches vegan-ism, is a promoter of meditation, workshops and self-help books.
He is currently working as a creator and writer, playing the role of ‘Pete’ in the show ‘Crashing’ in 2017. Pete claims that ‘Crashing’ will be like a humor punch to ‘Breaking Bad’. He feels that his divorce can be an inspiration to all heartbroken guys who were cheated on by their wives. When he first pitched the idea to Amy Schumer, she was skeptic about it as most breakup stories turn into a clichéd dramatic plot. But she was surprised by that Pete divorce story, and that it can actually be scripted with so much humor. The show premiered on HBO on 19th February 2017. It has rating of 7 out of ten on imdb.com.
Pete Holmes is one of the best comedy writers in the Hollywood Industry. He definitely understands his audience, and manages to create a masterpiece after a masterpiece. His podcast ‘You made it Weird with Pete Holmes’ is doing great and is gaining several listeners every day. His comic timing and satirical approach is what makes him unique. We just hope he keeps up, with his multi tasking and is able to entertain us with his work.