Felipe Esparza is a popular stand-up comedian. Felipe Esparza is also famous as the husband of American Entrepreneur and businesswoman Lesa O’Daniel. Similarly, Felipe has gained immense popularity throughout his comedy career.
Table of Biography
Felipe Esparza was born in the year 1976 and celebrates his birthday on 11th June of every year. He was born in the city of Sinaloa, Mexico. Similarly, he is 44 years old as of 2021. He has acquired American citizenship and was born under the star sign Gemini.
Moving to his parents, there is no information on them. We sure do know that his father was an immigrant in the USA and he lived with his mom in Sinaloa. Felipe has two brothers too. Likewise, He along with his brothers and mother tried to illegally migrate to the USA but were caught and confined for several days. Finally, on their third attempt, they were successful to enter the borders of the USA and reached California after changing two cars. Moreover, they moved to Los Angeles. Felipe grew up in the Pico Aliso housing and he was involved in drugs and smuggling.
After he moved to Pico Aliso housing, he went to Theodore Roosevelt High School. However, he was involved in drugs and could not pursue higher education.
Career and Professional life
Felipe fell into drug addiction and also smuggled drugs. However, his friend Boyle convinced him into going to rehab. While at rehab he set himself five goals. One of which was stand-up comedy. He went on and studied books to become a good stand-up comedian. He soon found out his groove and started performing well and delivered good stand-up comedy consistently.
Likewise, some of his popular stand-up comedy is ‘They’re not gonna laugh at you 2011, Translate This 2017 and Bad Decisions 2020. His fresh humor and excellent delivery way have everyone hooked. Similarly, he has his own podcast that goes by the title ‘What’s up fool’. The podcast has aired since 2014 and has published 400+ episodes to date. Likewise, he invites fellow comedians and people on his podcast. The podcast has a lot of listeners and fans.
Furthermore, Felipe has ventured into the show business too. His funny and comedic appearance has helped him get roles in various movies. He made his movie debut with the movie El Matador in the year 2003. He played the role of Pablo in the movie. Some of the movies he has appeared in are The Deported 2009, I’m not like that no more 2010, The Fix 2015, She’s allergic to cats 2016, Taco Shop 2018, the opening act 2020.
Awards and Net worth
When it comes to awards, he has not received any of them. Similarly, he has certainly made a huge sum of money through his comedy career. He has a net worth of $3 million USD and leads a luxurious and lavish life.
The popular comedian has married the love of his life. He married Lesa O’Daniel who happens to be a businesswoman and an entrepreneur. The couple met back in the year 2008 at the Laugh Factory. Similarly, the couple dated for quite a while and married each other on 13th December 2014. Likewise, the couple has three children together named Felipe Jr, Phillip, Tuesday, and a son from Lesa’s previous marriage Issac. The couple has enjoyed a peaceful and married life.
Felipe Esparza despite being a former drug addict, has not involved himself in any sorts of scandals ad controversies. He has lived a quiet life and stays miles away from trouble.
Body measurements and Social media
Felipe has a well-built body and stands tall at 5 feet 11 inches and weighs 72 kg. Likewise, he has black hair and a pair of dark brown eyes.
The popular comedian is popular on social media as well. He is an active user of Instagram and Twitter. Similarly, he has 284k followers on Instagram and 44k followers on Twitter.