Larry Wilmore was born on October 30, 1961, in Los Angeles County, California. He spent most of his childhood days in Pomona with his parents Betty and Larry and his five siblings. Larry Wilmore is from Evanston, Illinois. Wilmore was raised Catholic. One of his brothers Marc is noted to be a television writer, actor, and producer.
Career and path
Larry Wilmore attended Damien High School in La Verne, California and graduated in 1979. Larry went on study theatre at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. However, Larry dropped out to chase his acting and stand-up comedy career.
He entered the Hollywood arena with small roles. He was first seen as a Sergeant in 1983’s movie, Goodbye, Cruel World. In the same year, he appeared in 2 episodes of The Fact of life as Officer Ziaukus. However, Larry came into the limelight with his appearance as a correspondent in The Daily show in 2006. He has been seen in 78 of its episodes. He has also been voicing as Principal Larry in Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero. Most of all, Larry is best known for his own TV show, The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore as a host, writer and executive producer.
Marriage and personal life
Larry Wilmore was previously married to his longtime girlfriend, Leilani Jones. His ex-wife, Jones is a well-known actress. The couple was married for 20 long years. They have two lovely children together, named John and Lauren. The couple went on to have a divorce in 2015. Larry is currently living in New York. He does not have a girlfriend but is living happily alone.
Facts, bio, and height
Larry Wilmore’s age at present is 54. He has maintained personality perfectly over the years. Larry Wilmore’s height is noted to be 5 feet 8 inches. His height perfectly matches his weight. Larry Wilmore’s net worth is noted to be $3 million which he accumulated from his appearance in various movies, his TV shows and more. The bio of the very talented and respected, Larry Wilmore can be found on various social media sites like Wikipedia, Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr and more.