Chico Bean - Updated Jun 2024

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Chico Bean

Chico Bean is a popular comedian, rapper, actor, writer, and producer from the United States. Chico Bean is widely known for his appearance in the MTV show Wild’ N Out and Guy Court. Moreover, he is also well known for producing movies such as “HuffPost Live Conversations” (2014) and “Guy Court” (2013).

Early Life and Education

Chico Bean was born in Washington, D.C., United States on the 20th of February 1987. His real name is Anthony Jamal Bean. He is 35 years old under the zodiac sign Pisces. Chico holds an American nationality and follows the Christian religion.

Regarding his family background, When he was two years old, his father was murdered on the streets of Washington, DC. His mother faced numerous challenges while raising him as a single parent.

Speaking of his educational background, Chico is a well-educated guy. He completed his University level at North Carolina University, United States.

Career and Professional Life

Talking about his career, Bean started doing stand-up comedy over ten years ago in Greensboro, North Carolina, a city he believes to be lacking in comedic talent. He became popular after a successful run as Chris Wiles’ opening act.

As his fame increased, he joined forces with B-Daht and Darren Brand to create the comedy troupe “Freestyle Funny Comedy Show” in 2009.

Later, DeMar ‘OsamaBinDrinkin’ Rankin, Sr. joined the group. They continued to perform stand-up comedy at various colleges and universities as well as comedy clubs.

After learning about Chico Bean’s stand-up performances in North Carolina, Nick Cannon flew him to the Gotham Comedy Club to take part in a set for his Fresh Faces of Comedy stand-up show in 2011.

Strangely, when he arrived at the club, he was informed that he had to follow a set of rules for his performance, one of which required him to leave out bad language from his skit.

Chico Bean

Caption: Chico in the MTV show Wild’ N Outsource: YouTube.

He had to spend a lot of time outside redoing a sizable portion of his set. Outside the club, Cannon overheard him talking to himself. After his performance, he realized that he had only recently prepared and delivered an impromptu set.

Chico Bean’s spontaneity greatly impressed Nick Cannon, who said that many well-known comedians lacked such talent and urged him to keep trying. He returned home and carried on his group’s performance.

More about his career

After learning about the upcoming season of “Wild ‘N Out” via Twitter, Cannon traveled to Charlotte, North Carolina, where Bean gave an audition in front of him before being flown to New York to give another one in front of the show’s producers.

Chico Bean was later flown back for a group audition, but he was accepted for the MTV show after passing all three auditions. Since then, he has continued to appear on the program and has established a reputation among notable comics.

He was one of the most well-liked cast members and was awarded the title of “Most Valuable Player” following the completion of Season 9 filming.

Chico Bean – Net Worth 2023

Chico Bean has earned a huge amount of money through his hard work and brilliance. His projected net worth is around $4 million as of 2023.

He also makes good money from his endorsement contracts and paid advertising work. However, the name of the brands which Bean has endorsed has not been revealed yet.

Personal Life

Regarding his love life, Bean is currently single. Pierce Chanel, his 10-year-old daughter, is his only child. However, he has not revealed her mother’s identity, and he has not been romantically linked with anyone so far.

It seems that Bean is a quiet private person who likes to keep his private things far from the media.

Body Measurements

Chico Bean is handsome undoubtedly. He has a perfect height of 5 feet 7 inches (173 cm/1.73 m) and weighs around 90 kg (198 lbs). In addition, Bean has a dark brown pair of eyes and black hair color.

Chico Bean

Caption: Chico posing for a photo source: Legit.

Chico Bean – Social Media

He is active on his Instagram account @chicobean with 2.2 million followers. Moreover, he also has 387.1K followers on Twitter and 2.1 million followers on Facebook.