About Pauly Shore
Pauly Shore is known as an actor as well as a comedian, and these two sources are regarded as the main ones in accumulating Pauly Shore net worth, which currently reaches 15 million dollars. In the 1990s, Pauly Shore has appeared in a lot of films of comedy genre. Also, he was a big star on the MTV channel, with hosting a video show on this channel. As a stand-up comedian, Pauly Shore is still performing and in 2012 he even toured with his comedy performances in the United States. Thus, this career also has added a lot of financial success to Pauly Shore net worth.
Both of Pauly Shore parents were also involved into comedy industry. His mother, Mitzi Shore, is mostly known as a founder of The Comedy Store. His father, named Sammy Shore, is known as a comedian. Pauly Shore grew up in California, in a Jewish household. In 1986, Pauly Shore became the graduate of Beverly Hills High School.
Pauly Shore’s turn into comedy was inspired and influenced a lot by his parents’ work. When he was 17 years old, Pauly Shore debuted as a stand-up comedian in a local bistro. Also, he stated that at this time, Pauly Shore’s classmates were fillinf SAT applications, while he did not do that because he knew that he was not going to go to college for sure.
Also, his comedy teacher was hired, who was Sam Kinison. During his acts as a comedian, Pauly Shore invented his alter ego, named “The Weasel”. This act also increased his fame and added much needed financial success to Pauly Shore net worth.
However, he became mostly popular when he started hosting a video show on the MTV channel. He started to work there in 1989 and finished in 1994. Also, as a part of this show, Paul Shory got so much popularity, that he even got his own TV show called “Totally Pauly”. The show was usually aired on MTV Spring Break Parties. In addition to that, Pauly Shore even recorded his own video, which was called “Lisa, Lisa, the One I Adore”.
In 1992, Pauly Shore debuted as an actor, with his appearance in a movie called “Encino Man”. The movie, however, did not get a lot of attention. But it was enough to him to get offers to appear in other productions, such as “In the Army Now”, “Son in Law” and “Bio-Dome” and these productions added modest revenues to Pauly Shore net worth, as well.