Is Carrot Top married? No, he isn’t. However, he is in a relationship with his girlfriend Amanda Hogan. They often share their moment together and has photographed together on various events.
The couple was seen celebrating Top’s birthday alongside few family members and close friends. The duo hasn’t talked about their wedding plan in the public yet which they might arrange soon in the coming days. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Top:
Who is Carrot Top?
Born as Scott Thompson, he landed the planet on February 25, 1965, which makes his age be 55 years old as of 2020. By profession, he is an American actor and a stand-up comedian professionally known as Carrot Top. He is credited for his appearance in the shows like Larry the Cable Guy’s Christmas Spectacular, George Lopez, Criss Angel Mindfreak, Space Ghost Coast to Coast and so on.
Early Life and Education
Scott Thompson was born in 1965 and his place of birth is in Rockledge, Florida, the United States of America. Talking about his family background, he was born to the parents named Lawerence Thompson (father) and Larry Thompson (mother). He spent most of his childhood days in Cocoa Beach, Florida. His father is said to be a NASA engineer and was the youngest child to his parents.
Talking about his education and academic achievements, Thompson went to Cocoa High School. There, he learned to play drums as well. He completed his graduation from there in 1983. A local swimming coach nicknamed him as “Carrot Top” seeing his red hair. Surprisingly, the nickname turned as one of the popular trademarks in his later professional life.
After completion of his graduation from his high school, he attended Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton. He made his first standup comedy routine appearance as a freshman in the University.
Career and Professional Life
Thompson started his working career by joining a mortgage company as a courier in the late 80s. He continued his appearance by being the part of reality television series Gene Simmons Family Jewels, reality television show Criss Angel Mindfreak, medical television comedy-drama television series Scrubs.
He also appeared in the comedy film Chairman of the Board in 1998. He recorded a commentary track for black-comedy-drama film The Rules of Attraction in 2002. He was seen as a guest judge for Last Comic Standing in 2008.
He has also served as the continuity announcer for Cartoon Network from 1995 to 1999. There, he produced and starred in Carrot Top’s AM Mayhem, an early morning show from 1994 to 1996.
Carrot Top has appeared in the movies like Sharknado: The 4th Awakens (2016), Swearnet: The Movie (2014), CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2011), Cash Cab (2010), The Hangover (2009), The Girls Next Door (2008), Gene Simmons Family Jewels (2007), Tugger: The Jeep 4×4 Who Wanted to Fly (2005) and much more.
Carrot Top isn’t married yet but is in the serious relationship with girlfriend Amanda Hogan. They seem to be enjoying their dating life but the information on their wedding plan is still lacking. Hogan is also very close to Thompson’s family.
Americana actor Carrot Top has an average height of 5 feet and 10 inches or 178cm. His weight is said to be 79 kilograms making him perfectly balanced as per his average height. He has red-colored hair and seeing this, he got the nickname.
Salary and Net worth
American stand-up comedian Carrot Top has an estimated net worth of 75 million USD. He has been active in the industry for the last three decades. He has a successful professional journey as a stand-up comedian and also as a film/ television actor.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of Scott Thompson AKA Top Carrot is prepared by various wiki sites including Wikipedia and IMDb. Find him on Twitter @RealCarrotTop and on @carrottoplive where he has amassed more than 64k and 55k followers respectively.