Henry Cho Biography, Age, Family, Education, Wife and Net Worth

This article will answer every question you have about Henry Cho. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about him.

  1. What does Cho do for a living?
  2. Who are Cho’s parents and siblings?
  3. What are Cho’s interests and hobbies?
  4. Is Cho married or does he have a girlfriend?
  5. Does Cho have any children?
  6. Where is Cho now?
  7. How tall is Cho?
  8. How much money does Cho earn?
  9. What is Cho’s net worth?

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Who is Henry Cho?

Henry Cho is an American stand-up comedian, actor, and rancher with Korean ancestry. He is notable for being one of the only Asian acts to appear regularly on the Grand Ole Opry.

His work can be heard several times weekly on XM Radio’s Channel 151, Laugh USA, Sirius Radio’s Blue Collar Radio Channel 103, and Pandora Radio’s PG Comedy Radio Channel.

How Old is Henry Cho?

Cho is 59 years old as of 2021. He was born on December 30, 1962, in Knoxville, Tennessee, U.S. Cho shares his birthday with other famous people such as Andra Day, Bennett Miller, Caity Lotz, Eliza Dushku, Ellie Goulding, George Newbern, James Burrows, among others.

Henry Cho Family

Who Henry Cho’s Parents?

Cho’s parents came to America single and were married in Asheville, NC at the age of 18. Cho has said that his father ended up working in Oak Ridge, Tennessee which is just outside of Knoxville.

Does Henry Cho have Siblings?

Cho has two sisters whose names are not yet disclosed.

A photo of Henry Cho

A photo of Henry Cho

Henry Cho Education

Cho attended the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. He moved to Los Angeles, California in 1989 to pursue his career.

Henry Cho Wife

Cho is married to Amy Cho with whom he has three children.

Henry Cho Comedian

Cho went into stand-up comedy in 1986. He often uses his childhood experiences as an Asian American in the South in his comedy. “I’m an Asian with a Southern accent,” remarks Cho. “To a lot of people, that right there is funny.

Henry appeared on many television shows in the late 1980s and early 1990s. They include The Arsenio Hall Show, Bob Hope’s Young Comedians Special, MTV’s 1/2 Hour Comedy Hour and VH-1’s Stand-Up Spotlight. He has other TV credits which include guest roles on various sitcoms such as Designing Women, Lenny, The New WKRP in Cincinnati, and a starring role in the TV movie Revenge of the Nerds III: The Next Generation.

After Cho moved back to Tennessee in 1994, he got a call from NBC to host a revamped version of Friday Night Videos titled Friday Night. He commuted to Los Angeles weekly for two years. More recently, Cho appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. Henry was also the keynote speaker for the 59th Annual Radio and Television Correspondents’ Dinner. He is well-known as a “clean” comedian, forgoing profanity and objectionable material. He has sometimes been referred to as “Mr. Clean”.

Cho has appeared in three feature films. He starred opposite Tom Arnold and David Alan Grier in McHale’s Navy in 1997. He then appeared in the Farrelly Brothers’ movie Say It Isn’t So with Heather Graham and Chris Klein in 2001. In 2006, Cho appeared in Material Girls starring Hilary and Haylie Duff.

Henry Cho What’s That Clickin Noise

Henry had his own Comedy Central special entitled Henry Cho: What’s That Clickin’ Noise? in which Jeff Foxworthy, Bill Engvall, and Larry the Cable Guy were special guest voices in the opening scene in 2006.
Cho signed a deal with Touchstone Pictures and ABC to write, produce and star in a television situation comedy series centered on Korean-Americans living in the South in 2007. He inked a deal with CBS/Paramount to write, produce and star in another sitcom with Craig Ferguson as executive producer in 2009. In 2011 he also had a special/pilot “The Henry Cho Show” on Great American Country (GAC).

Henry Cho Grand Ole Opry

Cho is a guest artist at the Grand Ole Opry. He made his Opry debut on April 2, 2011.

Henry Cho Net Worth

The Comedy Central Special Star has an estimated net worth of $2 million.