|Birthdate ( Age)
||June 27, 1986
||Santa Ana, California, United States
||Melissa Lingafelt ( Ex.Girlfriend)
||Joe Bell ( Father ), Robin Dodson ( Mother)
Drake Bell with him Mother
Drake Bell, also referred to as Drake Campana, is an American actor, singer, songwriter, and musician. Born in Newport Beach, California, he began his career as an actor within the early 1990s at the age of 5 together with his first televised appearance on Home Improvement, and also appeared in several commercials as a toddler .
Early Life and Family
Drake Bell was born in June 1986 in Newport Beach, California. His father, Robin Dodson, was knowledgeable billiards player. He has three older brothers and one older sister, Kellie.
Drake had a cushty childhood in an affluent family as his father was a world billiards champion and made good money.Drake showed interest in movies from a young age. Observing his talent, Drake’s father helped him start a career in acting. Drake acted during a commercial at the age of just five.
His first televised commercial was for ‘Whirlpool Home Appliances’.After completing his school, Drake attended the Orange County highschool of the humanities where he was trained in acting
Drake Bell Wife
In 2020 Drake Bell has been accused of abuse by Ex. girlfriend Melissa Lingafelt.Lingafelt, who goes by her pseudonym Jimi Ono on social media, spoke out against the actor during a TikTok video on Wednesday, accusing Bell, now 34, of both verbal and physical abuse during their relationship. Bell is denying the allegations.
Drake Bell Net Worth
Jared Drake Bell, also referred to as Drake Campana, is an American actor, singer, songwriter, and musician who has an estimated Net Worth of $600 Thousand in 2021.
Drake Bell made his introduction on television within the year 1994. He acted in one episode of the famous TV series ‘Home Improvement’.He got the chance to act during a movie with the 1996 hit film ‘Jerry Maguire’. Drake also acted in an episode of the super hit TV series Seinfeld’s episode ‘The Frogger’ within the year 1998.
From 1999 to 2003, Drake continued to act in minor roles in movies, commercials and television shows. He also featured as a performer within the live action comedy TV series ‘The Amanda Show’. However, of these roles didn't bring much recognition to Drake.
In the year 2004, Drake got a chance of lifetime when he was cast as a lead actor within the spinoff to ‘The Amanda Show’ called ‘Drake & Josh’. The show boosted the image of Drake overnight since it had been named after him.Drake’s expertise in playing guitar helped in building his career.
His ‘Found A Way’ was the theme song for ‘Drake & Josh’.Drake continued to pursue his interest in music and released his first album ‘Telegraph’ with 12 tracks within the year 2005. Except one, all the tracks of the album were written by Drake. The album was successful and ran out of print very soon after its release. it had been re-released within the year 2007.
In the year 2006, Drake signed up with the recording company ‘Universal Motown Records’ for the discharge of his second album ‘It’s Only Time’. His second album was a much bigger hit than the primary one and reached 81st place on Billboard’s ‘Top 200’ list.
Drake’s second album performed better in Mexico than within the USA and reached the fourth place in ‘Mexico Top 100’.Drake’s live album ‘Drake Bell in Concert’ was released within the year 2008. The video didn't had best within the US but stood at 81st position within the ‘Top 100 Mexican Album Charts’.In the year 2012, Drake played the character ‘Shawn’ within the Nickelodeon’s TV film ‘Rags’.
Drake’s third studio album was released within the year 2013, but it didn't perform well.Drake starred in an animated film ‘A Mouse Tale’, which was released directly on DVD within the year 2015.Drake’s popularity in Mexico’s market continued to grow. within the year 2016, he did a concert tour in Mexico from February 5, 2016 to February 7, 2016.
The tour was an enormous success and therefore the tickets were sold out within minutes of opening for online sale.His performance within the television program ‘Drake & Josh’ continues to be the main work of his career.Some of his songs from his albums like ‘Down We Fall’, ‘Found a Way’, and ‘Makes Me Happy’ were good hits.
Drake Bell Charged
Jared Drake Bell, a former star of the Nickelodeon sitcom “Drake & Josh,” was charged in Cleveland with attempted child endangerment and disseminating material harmful to children.Mr. Bell, 34, pleaded not guilty to both charges in Cuyahoga County Court on Thursday. He was released after posting a $2,500 bond and agreeing to not have contact with the alleged victim.He was indicted by a grand jury on May 21.
The felony child endangerment charge carries a sentence of up to 18 months in prison, with a minimum sentence of six months, and up to a $5,000 fine. The second charge, a misdemeanor, is punishable by up to 180 days in jail and a fine of up to $1,000.A pretrial video hearing for Mr. Bell has been scheduled for June 23.
“Drake & Josh,” a young adult sitcom, aired for four seasons on Nickelodeon from 2004 to 2007. Mr. Bell played one half of a pair of stepbrothers (the other was played by Josh Peck) who lived together despite having opposite personalities.
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