Nick Cannon – Biography, Height & Life Story

Nick Name Nick
Real Name Nicholas Scott Cannon
Profession Actor, Comedian, Rapper, Entrepreneur, Record Producer, Radio and Television Personality
Known for Hosting America’s Got Talent and The Nick Cannon Show.
Nationality American
Age 41 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth October 8, 1980
Birthplace San Diego, California, United States
Hobbies Cooking, Swimming
Zodiac Sign Libra

Physical Stats

Height 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m)
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Body Type Athletic

Nicholas Scott “Nick” Cannon was born on October 8, 1980 (his age is 34 years old) in San Diego, California, United States of America. He was the son of Beth, a bookkeeper, and James Cannon, a motivational TV minister. Growing up, he separated his time between San Diego, where his mother existed, and Charlotte, North Carolina, where his father had lived up to expectations. At age 11, Cannon got his first break doing stand-up satire on his father’s nearby link access program. In the wake of graduating in 1998 from Monte Vista High School in Spring Valley, California, Cannon achieved a gig as a warm-up comic for Nickelodeon’s studio crowd in Los Angeles, most prominently All That, where he additionally showed up.

He soon graduated to turn into a consistent amid the show’s sixth season and later turned into the co-host of Nickelodeon’s “All That Musical Festival and that’s only the tip of the iceberg” tour. In the wake of going to in the range of 47 urban areas for the tour, he marked on to co-host Nickelodeon’s “Snick House” (1992-2004), a two hour programming square that was patched up from the link station’s unique “Snick.” Each week, Cannon played host to the station’s shows while presenting another musical act or VIP that was showing up. In 2000, he hopped over to have the more music-based programming square, “Teenick,” while making his gimmick debut with a little part in the rom-com, “Whatever It Takes.” Following an alternate little part in the hit spin-off, “Men in Black II” (2002), Cannon had a breakout part as the star of “The Nick Cannon Show” (Nickelodeon, 2001-03), on which he likewise served as inventor and official maker. Despite the fact that effectively well on his direction, Cannon was moved into fame with a featuring part in the astonishment hit characteristic, “Drumline” (2003). In this transitioning story focused in the realm of showstyle walking groups, Cannon played Devon, a drummer from Harlem with a chip on his shoulder, who acquires a grant to a narrative Atlanta college. In spite of the fact that his brash mentality rubs the band executive (Orlando Jones) and drumline chief (Leonard Roberts) the wrong way, Devon is given the opportunity to show his staggering ability, yet must figure out how to be a piece of a group. The “Drumline” was an amazement hit, making over $56 million in the cinematic world against its humble plan, while procuring consistent credit from pundits. Off the achievement of “Drumline,” Cannon started arriving more parts in gimmick movies. In “Affection Don’t Cost a Thing” (2003), a change of “Can’t Buy Me Love” (1987), he played an egghead youngster devoted to his studies while fabricating a motor that will get him into school. Anyway when the school’s mainstream young lady (Christina Milian) wrecks her mother’s Escalade, the übergeek hatches an arrange that drives her to be his better half for two weeks while he repairs the harmed vehicle. Notwithstanding the appeal of the two leads, the shaky lighthearted comedy fell level with groups of onlookers and pundits apparently equivalent.

He has a good height and is 6 feet tall. Along with that, he has got a well-built body. He has got tattoos on the back of his body, just below his shoulders which is written “Mariah”. Mariah who was his former girlfriend and now wife whom he married in 2008. The couple have twins’ children who were born in 2011 and aren’t divorced nor going to anytime soon.  Neither of them are dating nor have an affair with anybody else, after their married life. Nick has had a history with ill health and disease. In 2012 only, he suffered a kidney failure and then lung diseases. Thankfully, he is alive and sound these days. His net worth in 2014 was 20 million American dollars.

To know more about him, you can possibly find articles written about him on different websites like Wikipedia. For more details, you can follow his Twitter account.

Nicholas Scott Cannon was born in San Diego, California, United States . Nicholas Scott Cannon is Actor, Comedian, Rapper, Entrepreneur, Record Producer, Radio and Television Personality by profession, find out mroe facts, education, weight, and more.


School Name Avocado Elementary School, Quail Hollow Middle School, Monte Vista High School


Salary US$ 15K Per Episode
Net Worth USD $50 million (Approx)


Father James Cannon
Mother Beth Hackett
Mirtial Status Married

Favorite Things

Favorite Food Rogan Josh, Grilled Seekhs and Lasagna
Favorite TV Show The People's Court
Favorite Actress Hema Malini
Favorite Actor Sylvester Stallone
Favorite Colour Black