American stand-up comedian, film and television actor Godfrey has an estimated net worth of $3 million. Born in Lincoln, Nebraska in July 1969. Godfrey attended Lane Technical College Preparatory High School and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His comedic talent was discovered at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where he regularly played football. Godfrey then signed contract with the William Morris Talent Agency and started out as a warm-up comedian for The Cosby Show. In 2006 he was featured in the TV series Celebrity Paranormal Project, and between 2008 and 2009 he appeared in the television series The Mr. Men Show. He has also been featured in scores of movies including The Cookout, Original Gangstas, 30 Years to Life, Careless, Zoolander, Soul Plane, Phat Girlz, Johnson Family Vacation, Stand Up, A Dennis the Menace Christmas, Chain Reaction, and Show Stoppers in addition to his appearances on the TV series I Love the New Millennium, Comics Unleashed, The Smoking Gun Presents: World’s Dumbest, Latino 101, Undateable, Bullseye, Last Call with Carson Daly, and Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. With Shaquille O’Neal, Godfrey host TruTV’s Upload, a show co-starring fellow comedian Gary Owen. Godfrey’s parents are Nigerians of Igbo ethnic group who immigrated to the United States.