American musician and actor Drake Bell. At the age of five, he made his acting debut in the early 1990s. His father supported him in music and acting when he was a little child. When he was just five years old, she appeared in his very first television ad. Additionally, he began studying music at the age of 12. He was given some small parts in several films and TV shows. When Drake was given the lead role in the Nickelodeon series “Drake and Josh,” which was named after him, his career experienced a significant uptick. He became a fan favorite among kids and teenagers once the show was a success. To learn more about Drake Bell net worth, wife, salary, and other details, continue reading:
How much is Drake Bell net worth and earnings?
According to reports, “Happy People Are Annoying,” the young man was paid $15,000 per episode on Drake & Josh. Given that the show aired for four seasons, he earned a total of $900,000. Today, he invests in cryptocurrencies and mostly advocates for Ethereum and NFTs. However, back in 2014, he filed for bankruptcy with a debt of $581,000. Currently, it’s estimated that Drake Bell net worth is $600,000. His annual salary is $100,000.
His source of wealth is the earnings from his acting, music and other ventures. He earned good money starring in “Drake & Josh” – the Nickelodeon comedy show which also starred Josh Peck. He also makes money from his singing career. His albums include “Telegraph” (2005), “It’s Only Time” (2006) and “Ready Steady Go!” (2014).
In 2007, Bell purchased a 2,640-square-foot (245 m2) house in Los Feliz for $2,050,000. After Bell filed for bankruptcy in California in early 2014, the house was taken in foreclosure.
Awards and achievement
- In the year 2000, Drake was nominated for the Young Artist Award for his performance in the TV film ‘The Jack Bull’.
- He won three ‘Blimp Awards’ in the ‘Favourite TV Actor’ category in a row at the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards.
- One of the tracks in Drake’s debut album ‘Telegraph’ was performed in an episode of the hit TV series ‘Zoey 101’. This was considered by the critics to be a good recognition of Drake’s talent at an early stage of his career.
Who is the US actor wife Janet Von Schmeling? Baby
The 35-year-old actor confirmed he has been secretly married to Janet Von Schmeling, who is the mom of his baby boy, via Twitter on June 29. In 2018, Bell had already married Janet Von Schmeling.
On his instagram account, he post with his wife Janet and captioned:
A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality…
Janet Von Schmeling will turn 26 on June 1 of this year. She was born in Orlando, Florida, on June 1, 1996. She is a lovely woman with a wonderful family life, with a husband and young child. When her husband was found guilty of attempting to endanger children and spreading material harmful to minors, she was identified as Drake’s wife. Drake was given a two-year probationary period after being found guilty of grooming the girl from the age of 12 until he reportedly started abusing her sexually at 15.
One son is the only kid that Janet Von Schmeling and Drake Bell have. They announced their pregnancy by sharing a snapshot of Janet’s big tummy from her pregnancy on their Instagram feed. Both of his parents can be seen posting images of their gorgeous son on their Instagram account.
Accident/injury happened with “Robot Chicken” star Bell
On December 29, 2005, Bell, who was 19 at the time, and a friend were traveling from Malibu to Los Angeles when they were struck by an oncoming car as they were stopped at a red light on California State Route 1.
Bell’s injuries were significant, even though they weren’t life-threatening, and included a shattered jaw, the loss of seven teeth, and deep lacerations to his face, while his passenger simply received bruises. Bell needed more than 70 facial sutures, had his jaw wired shut for two months, and underwent chin and lip surgery as part of his recovery.
A short biography: Drake early life, education
Bell, the son of Robin Dodson and Robert Bell, was born on June 27, 1986, in Newport Beach, California. Professional pool player Robin Dodson was his mother. He has three older brothers and one older sister. Drake is related to Heath Bell of the San Diego Padres. When he was five years old, his parents got divorced. Bell had a tattoo on his hand and in back also.
After completing his school, Drake attended the Orange County High School of the Arts where he was trained in acting. Apart from acting, Drake also showed interest in playing guitar. He started playing guitar at the age of just twelve. He became an expert guitar player after he took lessons from Roger Daltrey who co-starred with him in the 2001 film ‘Chasing Destiny’.