Joe Rogan Biography

(Comedian, Sports commentator, podcaster and martial artist)

Joe Rogan is an American comedian, sports commentator, podcaster, and martial artist. Rogan is best known as a UFC commentator and a host of Fear Factor.

Relationship Facts of Joe Rogan

  • Joe Rogan is married to Jessica Rogan {Compare Couple}.
  • He is father of Three (Lola, Rosy, Kayja Rode).
  • Joe Rogan is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Joe Rogan?

The UFC color commentator is a married person. Joe started dating Jessica Rogan in 2008 who was a cocktail waitress at that time.

They welcomed a baby girl in the same year and married in 2009. Rogan and Jessica had welcomed another daughter in 2010. The name of their daughters is Lola and Rosy. Similarly, Joe has an adopted daughter named Kayja Rose with the late Keven “Dino” Conner.

Before dating Jessica, he was in a long relationship with actress and television star Jerri Manthey from 1997 to 2003. Back in 2007, Rogan has been also spotted with Lakana Zee who is an American Model but they broke up in the same year.

Who is Joe Rogan?

Joe Rogan is an American comedian, sports commentator, podcaster, and martial artist. Rogan is best known as a UFC commentator and a host of Fear Factor.

Rogan also introduced a podcast back in 2009 named The Joe Rogan Experience. Which was the best podcast, download 16 million times in the year 2015.

Joe Rogan: Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity, Nationality

Joe Rogan was born on August 11, 1967, in Newark, New Jersey, United States. Joe Rogan belongs to American Nationality. He has a mixed ethnicity of Italian and Irish.

When he was 5 years old his parents got divorced. When Rogan was 5 years old his father was out of contact when he was working as police in Newark. From that moment he started to live with his mother.

At the age of seven, Rogan and his family moved to San Fransisco, California. When he was 11 they shift to Gainesville, Florida. Initially, in his early teens, Rogan joined Little League Basketball but later he found his interest in martial arts.

Later, he stated that it gave him strength and he isn’t a loser. As a fourteen-year boy, he began to take karate and started to fight in taekwondo competitions.

Education, School/College University

Rogan joined Newton South High School at the age of 11 in Massachusetts for his education. Later, he enrolled at the University of Massachusetts Boston but dropped out after finding it meaningless.

Joe Rogan: Professional Life, Career

Joe Rogan began his career at the young age of 14 when he started to participate in the Taekwondo Championship. At nineteen, he won a US Open Championship tournament as a lightweight.

In addition, Rogan turned out to become an instructor after winning back-to-back four championships as full-contact state champion of Massachusetts. Rogan wasn’t too serious about the comedy.

But when he went to Los Angeles in 1994 he received more opportunities in working in films and television. He worked in NewsRadio which was an NBC sitcom starting from 1995 till 1999, where he portrayed the role of the electrician Joe Garelli.

Joe Rogan began his UFC career in 1997 as a backstage and post-fight interviewer. In 2005, Rogan started to host Fear Factor. Furthermore, he invested the earned money in his stand-up comedy film Joe Rogan: Live. 

Rogan’s podcast career took a new turn when he launched a podcast named The Joe Rogan Experience which has also listed Top 100 podcasts on iTunes in 2011. In the same year, he played in the movie Zookeeper as a major character. Currently, he is hosting the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

All his income comes from hosting UFC, acting, and stand-up comedy film. Currently, he has a net worth of $23 million.

Rogan has bagged numerous awards, Which include four-time World MMA Awards. He has also named Best Television Announcer by Wrestling Observer Newsletter in 2010 and 2011. Back in 2003, Rogan got nominated for Choice TV Reality/Variety Host for Fear Factor in Teen Choice Award.

Joe Rogan: Salary($60 m), Net Worth($120 m)

As of 2022, he has a net worth of $120 million and his salary is $60 million.

Joe Rogan: Rumors, Controversy/Scandal

Joe Rogan was in a controversy when he said to the UFC fighter that “Jose Aldo’s body looked smooth and deflated”. Later he posted on Instagram stating,

“My apologies for being wrong to Aldo and his trainer Andre Pederneiras. I have nothing but admiration and respect for both of them.”

Rogan was stuck in another controversy where Nam Phan has said that he thought he has won all-round but his Asian brother can’t get love in the game. Rogan commented later, “I don’t think the last fight was close and the decision went the wrong way.

It puts a tremendous amount of pressure on fighters not knowing what kind of officiating you’re getting”, soon after Nam Phan lost. In addition, there was a rumor that Rogan is going to leave UFC from his Ringside commentator. However, he didn’t make any comment about it.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Rogan has a height of 5 ft 8 inches and weighs 86 kg. His hair color is dark brown and has brown eyes.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Joe is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has more than 5.1 million followers on Facebook, 11.1 million followers on Instagram, 6.7 million followers on Twitter, and 9.74 million subscribers on his Youtube channel.

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