David Strassman, widely known for his act as Chuc Wood, is a professional American ventriloquist. He is one of the few people who brought Ventriloquism into life in this 21st century. He is also well known as a Stand-up Comedian and a Voice Actor.
Chuck Wood and Ted E. Naked are two of his most famous ventriloquism.
Let’s find out more about David Strassman through this article.
David Strassman: Age
Born on the 6th of September in the year 1957, David is currently 66 years old. His horoscope is Virgo.
Early Life, Parents, and Family Details
Born in 1957, David was born into a lavish and decent family. Harvey D. Strassman, his father, and Marjorie Mae Bell, his mother had David as their second child. He was raised in the city of Los Angeles County in California. His father, Mr. Harvey is a well-reputed psychiatrist and medical academic. He was brought up along with three other siblings whose identities have not been disclosed yet.
Strassman studied magic. That is where he gained an interest in ventriloquism. Then, he attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York and studied acting there.
David Strassman: Career
David stepped into the Ventriloquism soon after his visit to Disneyland with his family where he was too stunned after watching all the magic tricks and performances. For a start-up, he performed at New York’s comedy clubs. Later, in 1980, David introduced his main ventriloquist character ‘Chuck Wood’ in a movie named ‘Humanoids from the Deep’. After the success of his first puppet, he decided to advance his puppet with some motors, transmitters, and so on.
David performed at many famous shows. Some of them are; ‘The Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon’, ‘Edinburgh Fringe Festival’, and so on. For his phenomenal and talented acts, he has been honored with awards as such; Herald Angel award, Critics Award, and many more.
He even started his own television shows and radio channels. Besides Chuck Wood, some of his other famous puppets and characters are Ted E. Bare, Kevin, Little Ricky, Vinny, Sid Beaverman, Mumbles, etc.
David Strassman’s Wife
David Strassman was married to his ex-wife, Lisa McLaughlin. Their marriage date and location have not been revealed yet.
According to online sources, it is rumored that they were married for almost four years. The couple has a son together, namely Carson Strassman.
The couple ended the marriage eventually after several uncertain circumstances and disputes.
David Strassman: Net Worth
David has a net worth of estimated 2 million US Dollars. He is represented as one of the richest Ventriloquists ever known. He has been able to earn a handsome fortune through his unique career. He is also involved in some kind of business deals and investments. He has earned enough to live a lavish life.
|Date of Birth
|September 6, 1957
|Los Angeles County, California, United States
|66 years old
|Harvey D. Strassman and Marjorie Mae Bell
|American Ventriloquist, Stand-up Comedian, Voice Artist, Actor, Comedian
|Over 2 million US Dollars
|Lisa McLaughlin (ex-wife)