Katt Willams is a comedian, rapper and actor. He is best known for his role as Money Mike in Friday After Next. Katt Willams is also known for his stint on Nick Cannon’s MTV improv show, Wild ‘n Out, for playing the fictional character Bobby Shaw on the program My Wife and Kids, as well as providing the voice for the character “A Pimp Named Slickback” in The Boondocks.
Katt Willams started being a comedian in his Cincinnati neighborhood, Avondale, most notably appearing on BET’s Comic View. He has also played supporting characters in movies such as First Sunday and Norbit, but is probably more widely recognized for his character Money Mike in the movie Friday After Next. Katt Willams has also used the Money Mike stage name when rapping for songs by such artists as Baby Bash, The Game, and Suga Free.
Katt Willams has provided numerous skits and video appearances for artists such as Nick Cannon, DJ Drama, E-40, The Game, Lyfe Jennings, Lil Jon, Lil’ Kim, Lil’ Scrappy, Ludacris, Outkast, T.I., Cyrano Williams, Oprah Winfrey, Machine Gun Kelly, and others. He was a cast member on Wild ‘n Out for several seasons; he voices “A Pimp Named Slickback” on the Adult Swim’s The Boondocks; he plays himself as an onstage comedian in Grand Theft Auto IV; and Williams has appeared in several episodes of My Wife and Kids as character Bobby Shaw. Katt Willams was also on Comedy Central Roast of Flavor Flav.
On December 3, 2012 Katt Willams announced the end of his stand-up comedy career, a day after a bizarre incident in Seattle that landed him in jail. However, just 3 days later, Williams announced he was coming out of retirement.
How Katt Willams Made His Money – Comedian
Estimated Net Worth: $4.5 Million
Birthday: September 2, 1973
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