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John Melendez Net Worth

John Melendez Net Worth is
$3 Million

John Melendez Bio/Wiki 2018

John Melendez Net Worth $15 Million

John Edward Melendez popularly called Stuttering John because of his impediment speech is a famed TV personality and a former radio host. He has a net worth of $15 Million which he has earned mainly from being a television writer and a radio host.

He was a regular on The Howard Stern Show. Melendez became famous because of his imperilment questions to the celebs. Melendez is originally from Long Island. His stutter began since second grade. The motive was accounted to the mental mistreatment meted out by his father. Melendez like his father also suffers from Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.

He was also a part of an indie rock group “Rock Slide”. Melendez got the job at The Howard Stern Show only because of his stutter. He wasn’t even interviewed. On the show, his main job was to attend callers also to record them before they could be permitted online. His interviews were largely full of puns — there were many punch line jokes.

From the early 1990s Melendez began receiving national exposure. By 1994 The Howard Stern Show began airing on television, along with the Melendez popularity was almost immediate. After working for 15 years for the Stern show, he started off working on Broadway productions. “Tony n Tina’s Wedding” was his first ever off-Broadway show. That is the place where he met his future wife, Suzanna. Melendez shortly began appearing in movies for example Airheads; Meet Wally Sparks; Dude, Where’s My Car; Osmosis Jones and Private Parts a Howard Stern movie. Melendez also appeared in television episodes of Wings; Baywatch Nights and the U.S. variant of I’m a celebrity get me out of here.

Full NameJohn Melendez
Net Worth$3 Million
Date Of BirthOctober 4 1965
Place Of BirthMassapequa, New York, United States
Height1.73 m
ProfessionTelevision writer
EducationTisch School of the Arts
SpouseSuzanna Keller (m. 1997–2012)
ChildrenGretta Ossa Melendez, Oscar David Melendez, Lily Belle Melendez
Nicknames'Stuttering' John Melendez , 'Stuttering John' Melendez , Stuttering John Melendez , Stuttering John , John Edward Melendez
AlbumsEverybody's Normal but Me, Stuttering John
MoviesNot Another Not Another Movie, One, Two, Many, Tripping the Rift: The Movie, Meet Wally Sparks, Mob Street, Stand Up
TV ShowsThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno, I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here!, Tripping the Rift
1His very bad stuttering problem
1Began working on The Stephanie Miller Show in November 2015.
2Son Oscar David born 1st of January 2006.
3Has three children: Gretta Ossa (July 16, 1996), Lily Belle (2001), and Oscar David (January 1st, 2006).
4Not to be confused with Howard Stern Wack Packer "John the stutterer".
5(August 21, 2003) Was fired from his radio show at WXRK-New York live on the Howard Stern Show. During that same show, he also announced that his wife Suzanna was pregnant with their third child.
6A big advocate of the political figure George McGovern.
7(May 31, 2002) Though outweighed by his opponent 265 to 178, Stuttering John won a unanimous five-round decision against Crazy Cabbie in their Atlantic City bout, by scores of 48-47, 48-47, and 50-46 on the judges' cards. In a 'Rocky'-like moment, he dedicated his victory to his wife, Suzanna Keller (in the crowd and cheering her man on the whole fight), and told her, "I love you!".
8Stuttering John will box fellow WXRK radio personality, Crazy Cabbie, on May 31st in Atlantic City, in a matched dubbed "The Flunky vs. the Junkie in the Brawl at the Taj Mahal". His boss, Howard Stern, has placed a $10,000 wager in his favor.


The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2010-2013TV Series written by - 164 episodes
The Jay Leno ShowTV Series written by - 20 episodes, 2009 - 2010 special material - 1 episode, 2009
One, Two, Many2008writer
The Howard Stern Radio Show1998TV Series writer
Howard Stern1994TV Series additional material


TMI Hollywood2014TV SeriesHost / Various
The Playboy Morning Show2014TV Series
Not Another Not Another Movie2011NASA Official
One, Two, Many2008Thomas
Tripping the Rift: The Movie2008VideoBob (voice)
Tripping the Rift2004-2007TV SeriesBob
True Crime: New York City2005Video Game voice
Osmosis Jones2001Additional Character Voice (voice)
Tripping the Rift2000ShortBob
Dude, Where's My Car?2000Gene (as Stuttering John Melendez)
Meet Wally Sparks1997Reporter #2
Wings1996TV SeriesAlbie
Baywatch Nights1996TV SeriesDoran
Airheads1994Masturbating Rocker


Mob Streetproducer announced
One, Two, Many2008executive producer / producer


Airheads1994performer: "I'll Talk My Way Out of It" - as Stuttering John
Brainscan1994performer: "Riverboat" - as Stuttering John / writer: "Riverboat"


The Howard Stern Show1990TV Series field reporter - 2 episodes
U.S. Open Sores1989TV Movie production coordinator


It's the Whiskey Talkin': Artie Lange2004Video documentary special thanks - as Stuttering John Melendez


Absolutely Jason Stuart2014TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2004-2014TV SeriesHimself - Announcer / Himself / Announcer / ...
The P.A.2008ShortHimself
Howard Stern on Demand2006-2007TV SeriesHimself
Jocking Around2007DocumentaryHimself
Stand Up2007/IHimself
Fear Factor2006TV SeriesHimself - Contestant
Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List2006TV SeriesHimself
I Love the '70s: Volume 22006TV SeriesHimself
Here Cums John, Vol. 12006VideoHimself
I Love the 80's 3-D2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Howard Stern1994-2005TV SeriesHimself
Celebrity Blackjack2004TV SeriesHimself
I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here!2003TV SeriesHimself (8th Celebrity to Leave)
The Howard Stern Radio Show1999-2001TV SeriesHimself
Who Wants to Be a Vaginal Millionaire?2000VideoHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1993-1998TV SeriesHimself
Private Parts1997Himself (as 'Stuttering' John Melendez)
Last Call1994TV SeriesHimself - Host
New Year's Rotten Eve1994VideoHimself
Howard Stern's Butt Bongo Fiesta1992VideoHimself (as Stuttering John)
The Howard Stern Show1990-1992TV SeriesHimself
U.S. Open Sores1989TV MovieHimself

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Howard Stern on Demand2006-2007TV SeriesHimself

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