If you are a familiar with the comedy gags show ‘Impractical Jokers’ that has been running on TruTV since December 2011. Then you must know the members Sal Vulcano, Brian ‘Q’ Quinn, James ‘Murr’ Murray, and Joe Gatto. In this post, we will be discussing one of the members named Sal Vulcano. He along with his other three friends already gain fame before appearing in the comedy reality show.
Back in 1999, Sal formed comic drama troupe ‘The Tenderloins’ with his three friends. Further, his younger sister Jenna Vulcano has appeared in his episodes of the show ‘Impractical Jokers’. She caught the attention of the viewers by practical punishment by marrying one of the practical jokers, Murray. Let us scroll below to know more interesting information on the versatile comedian.
Sal Vulcano: Bio, Family, Education, Career
The ‘Impractical Jokers’ famed Sal was born on 6 November 1976, in Staten Island, New York City, New York. He was born as Salvatore Edward Anthony Vulcano Jr. and grew up along with his siblings. He has three sisters; older sister Kelly Ann and younger sisters Dana and Jenna. While he was a kid, his parents got divorced and he has not revealed information about his parents. He has an ethnicity of Italian, Cuban, and Puerto Rican.
Looking at his education, he completed his high school from Monsignor Farrell High School in Staten Island. During his high school, he actively participated in several Later he attended and graduate with a degree in finance from St.John’s University in 1998.
Comedy has been always Sal’s passion for a young age. Well, without forgetting his passion for comedy, he did several minor jobs like pizza delivery, bartender, and others. But moving forward with his passion he performed across the country alongside with other comedians like Chris Distefano and Godfrey. Then later he joined the comedy troupe ‘The Tenderloins’ in 1999 with his high school friends.
After winning a whopping $1oo thousand grand prize with his troupe in NBC’s ‘It’s Your Show’ competition. Thereafter, the troupe decided to give their gags and ideas the platform to the television. It was then they broadcasted ‘Impractical Jokers’ in 2011 on TruTV. Further, the show has aired in different parts of the world including India and the UK on network Comedy Central.
Sal Vulcano: Personal Life & Wife
Regarding her personal life, Sal seems a very private person and has successfully managed to keep his life private. He has not shared much information on his dating history or past relationship. Further, for many years, his fans and followers have debated about his sexual orientation and it goes on for several years. Well, you might be wondering now whether the comedian has come out to clear it or not. The funnyman came out on a national television show in 2014 and made a confession. He confessed and admitted being gay, along with him his co-star and friend James Murray confessed to being gay.
Meanwhile, many participants of the show actually thought that he made up the whole thing along with his friend. Guess what??? their thoughts were right and told that he is straight and only did to help his friend to come out as gay. In addition, Sal has multiple phobias like acrophobia, germophobia, and ailurophobia which helped his other friends to punish him in the shows.
Sal Vulcano: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Being a popular host of Impractical Jokers, he has made a good amount from his career. Therefore, he earns a salary of $15,000 per episode of the comedy reality gags. His net worth has an estimated around $5 million. Also, he has garnered some profitable amount from his acting career in movies and series like 1998 ‘Damned!’ and ‘Bones’.
The impractical Jokers member Sal is also highly active over different social media platforms. He has an Instagram account @salvulcano with 1.2 million followers. On Twitter, he goes by the handle @SalVulcano having 1.07 million followers. He has a Facebook account @salvulcanoofficial with over 731k followers.
Sal Vulcano: Body Measurements
The television host has a well-trained muscular body that stands to a height of 5 feet 7 inches or 1.07 meters. His well-built body weighs around 82 kg. He has dark brown and eye color with dashing personality and short beard as well as mustache.