Henry Cho Comedian, Wife, Net Worth, and Family

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Henry Cho is a famous American stand-up comedian whose work is heard on SiriusXM Radio’s Channel 98. He can also be heard in Laugh USA, Sirius Radio’s Jeff and Larry’s Roundup Channel 97, and Pandora Radio’s PG Comedy Radio Channel. He is the first Asian American invited to join the Opry as of January 6, 2023. Additionally, Cho has a pilot on The Henry Cho Show on Great American Country (GAC).

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Henry Cho’s Quick Facts

Profession:  Comedian
Wife:  Amy Cho
Age: 61 (December 30, 1962)
Net Worth: $3 Million
Height: 5 ft 8 in or 1.73m

Comedian Family

Henry was born to his parents in Knoxville, Tennessee, in the United States, and is of Korean descent. His father graduated at the top of his class from the top boy’s school in Seoul. Henry’s parents named him after the man who brought my father over, Dr Henry Jensen. His parents came to the States as single and got married at the age of 18. Moreover, his father worked in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, growing up with two sisters.

Henry Cho Wife

Comedian Henry has been married to his wife Amy Cho for 25 years. Amy and Henry met first at a Christmas party in Nashville. Amy is from an Arab and worked on the Hill in DC for several senators and congressmen. The duo are parents of three children two sons Grant and Jackson and a daughter.

His eldest son Jackson graduated from college in December 2022. His daughter turned 18 in 2023 and when she was 16, she went to Korea and took a six-week language immersion thus embracing her Korean heritage. In addition, Henry said he is a practicing Christian.

Daughter Name

Henry has an 18-year-old daughter Tate.

Education

He is an educated man who earned his high school diploma from West High School. Henry then enrolled at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville and moved to Los Angeles, California in 1989 to pursue his career.

Comedian

Henry was just 21 when he lucked into a slot in a New York comedy competition in 1986. He and his college friend sketched out some material while driving to the club. The career hen enabled him to land on countless national comedy shows, as both guest and host. Moreover, he appeared on many television shows in the late 1980s and early 90s like Bob Hope’s Young Comedians Special, MTV’s 1/2 Hour Comedy Hour, and The Arsenio Hall Show.

Henry then moved back to Tennessee and got a call from NBC to host a revamped version of Friday Night Videos titled Friday Night. He was also the keynote speaker for the 59th Annual Radio and also Television Correspondents’ Dinner. Furthermore, he toured the U.S. with Amy Grant and Vince Gill during the holiday seasons of 2003 and 2004. He signed a deal with CBS and Paramount to write, produce, and star in another sitcom in 2009 with Craig Ferguson as executive producer.

Home Depot

On March 2, 2024, he released a comedy where he stated “If you’re Asian, try this at Home Depot.” He also had a comedy on, ” Why Home Depot is every man’s favorite store” on December 17, 2022.

Comedy Special

Henry had his own Comedy Central special entitled Henry Cho: What’s That Clickin’ Noise? in 2006 where the guests were Jeff Foxworthy, Bill Engvall, and Larry the Cable Guy. He also had a special or pilot, “The Henry Cho Show” on Great American Country (GAC) in 2011.

Tour

Henry is a comedian who plans tours to visit his fans in various states of the United States. He has shared his 2024 tour dates on henrychocomedy.com.

YouTube

Henry has a YouTube account at @HenryChoOfficial where he uploads his comedy. He launched the account on September 21, 2023, and it has 62.1 thousand subscribers with over 16.4 Million views in 76 videos.

Grand Ole Opry

Henry was inducted as the 229th member of The Grand Ole Opry becoming the only Asian-American acts to appear regularly. Grand Ole Opry is known to be a regular live country-music radio broadcast originating from Nashville.

Movies And TV Shows

Henry has appeared in several movies and TV shows including:

  • Designing Women (1989).
  • Revenge of the Nerds III: The Next Generation (1992).
  • Bandit: Beauty and the Bandit (1994).
  • McHale’s Navy (1997).
  • Say It Isn’t So (2001).
  • Material Girls (2006).

Net Worth

Henry has over 15 years of working as a comedian and businessman. His career has enabled him to earn a decent fortune. His net worth is $3 Million.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who Is Henry Cho Married To?

Comedian Henry has been married to his wife Amy Cho for 25 years.

Who Is Henry Cho?

Henry is a 61-year-old comedian whose career kicked off at 21 when he lucked into a slot in a New York comedy competition in 1986. He can be heard nationwide several times weekly on SiriusXM Radio’s Channel 98, Laugh USA, Sirius Radio’s Jeff and Larry’s Comedy Roundup Channel 97, and Pandora Radio’s PG Comedy Radio Channel.

Is Henry Cho Married?

Henry has been married to Amy Cho for 23 years and together they share three children two sons Jackson and Grand and a daughter Tate.

Where Does Henry Cho Live?

He resides in Knoxville along with his wife and children.

How Old Is Henry Cho?

Henry is 61 years old born on December 30, 1961, in Knoxville, Tennessee, in the United States.

What Nationality Is Henry Cho?

Henry holds American nationality and is of Korean descent.

Social Media Account

Twitter – @henrychocomedy

Instagram – henrychocomedy

Facebook – Henry Cho