Jose Marie Viceral commonly known as Vice Ganda is a Filipino actor, comedian, TV host, singer and philanthropist. He is one of the country’s most popular entertainers and has built a massive following across social media. His net worth is estimated at $100 million. The vast majority of his income is derived from his acting career, hosting gigs and endorsement deals.
He started his career as a singer and then shifted to stand-up comedy. He worked at various comedy bars in the city and soon became well-known. He also played minor and guest roles in various television shows and films. He rose to fame after joining the talent search program It’s Showtime in 2009. In 2010 he starred in the film remake of Petrang Kabayo directed by Wenn V. Deramas and also staged his first major concert May Nag-Text. He now hosts the weekly talk show dubbed Gandang Gabi Vice! as well as a Sunday show and is a judge in a few other talent shows.
In addition to his entertainment ventures, he is also involved in several philanthropic activities and has established himself as a vocal supporter of the LGBTQ community. He has also launched his own signature brand of cosmetics and fashion line.
As a result of his immense popularity and influence, Vice Ganda has secured numerous lucrative endorsement deals. Some of the brands he has represented include Belo Sunscreen, Funtastyk, Rajo Laurel, Julius O NYC, and Shoe Fiend Los Angeles among others. While he maintains an active professional life, his personal life is kept private and we do not know much about his wife or children.