Rob Schneider is a famous screenwriter, director, Actor, and Comedian based in America. His full name is Robert Michael Schneider, and he is mainly famous for the comedy series; Saturday Night Live, in which he is a stand-up comic and a veteran. Along with it, he has also acted in several feature films such as The Hot Chick, The Animal, Grown-Ups, etc. He is also the father to the immensely popular singer; Elle King.
Robert Schneider was born on 31st October 1963 in San Francisco, California. He spent most of his childhood in the suburb areas of Pacifica as he grew up there. His mother’s name is Pilar, and she worked as School Board President and Kindergarten teacher. His father, Marvin Schneider, was a real estate broker.
The ethnicity of his parents was different as his mother was Catholic, whereas his father was Jewish. He has a mixed background as his grandmother married a white American while being a Filipina herself. He has a brother named John Schneider, who is a multi-media producer. Rob completed his education in the year 1982 from Terra Nova High School and then went to the San Francisco State University for his further education.
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If we talk about Rob’s career, it started when he was in high school as he used to perform stand-up comedy there. He used to give an opening performance for the ‘Head On,’ in which his brother was band manager, John. After gaining some confidence, he started performing in different nightclubs such as ‘The Other Cafe,’ ‘Holy City Zoo,’ etc. His career skyrocketed when he opened for Dennis Miller in the year 1987. It got him a place in HBO’s 13th Annual Young Comedians Special. His performance on the HBO Comedians special brought him into the lime limelight and earned him the job of writer for; ‘Saturday Night Live.’
Rob has a daughter with London King, a former model, and she was born in 1989. He later married Patricia Azarocoya Arce in Beverly Hills. They both had their first child on 16th November 2012 and named her Miranda Scarlett Schneider. In the year 2016, they had their second daughter. Rob also runs a Foundation named the ‘Rob Schneider Music Foundation’ which was established in 1996.
His foundation mainly focused on ensuring music education is offered in all elementary schools of Pacifica and also paid for the musical instruments and salaries of music teachers. He is also the owner of a Nightclub in San Francisco, which is known as the ‘DNA Lounge.’ He is highly concerned about nature, which is the primary reason that he owns a hybrid car, which causes minimum damage to the environment. He was also the host of the 13th ‘Environmental Media Awards.’
Rob has acted in several TV sitcoms, movies and has also given numerous stand-up-comedy performances. He is one of the top comedians in America, which has not only earned him fame but a considerable amount of wealth too. Rob Schneider is worth $12 million, which he has earned from his acting profession.