‘The Challenge’: What Is Johnny ‘Bananas’ Devenanzio’s Net Worth and How Much Has He Won on the Show?

by Jeremy Spirogis
The Challenge Johnny “Bananas” Devenanzio

Over the years, not many opponents on The Challenge have had fairly the identical success Johnny “Bananas” Devenanzio has had. Not solely has he been on the present for 20 seasons, however he has additionally gained essentially the most titles. Devenanzio is basically the face of the long-running actuality present, however he has additionally discovered loads of success in his life outdoors of it. 

Let’s check out all of Devenanzio’s success on and off of The Challenge, and the way a lot he’s price. 

The Challenge Johnny “Bananas” Devenanzio
Johnny “Bananas” Devenanzio attends the 2019 MTV Movie and TV Awards. | Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for MTV

Johnny ‘Bananas’ Devenanzio has entertained followers for years

Devenanzio has been a mainstay on MTV for over a decade. After starring on The Real World: Key West in 2006, he has just about been on The Challenge ever since.

“I’ve stuck with it,” Devenanzio stated to Showbiz Cheat Sheet. “I’ve always known in a weird way, this is what I’m cut out for with the competition and the entertainment version.”

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The Challenge: Total Madness, which is presently airing on MTV, is Devenanzio’s 20th season. He has in the end gained a report six titles in these seasons, nevertheless it has been fairly some time since his final win.

Devenanzio gained Rivals III, which aired in 2016, with Sarah Rice. He, nevertheless, finally took the entire cash from Rice when given the choice. Devenanzio has since been on six consecutive seasons with out profitable all of it, not together with Total Madness.  

Finding success off ‘The Challenge’

Devenanzio could be some of the profitable opponents within the historical past of The Challenge, however he additionally stays busy in his life outdoors of the present. 

He has appeared on American Dad! and Jay and Silent Bob Reboot. However, he additionally hosts NBC’s 1st Look, the place he “takes viewers around the world in search of the best places to eat, play and indulge,” in accordance with NBC.

He advised Showbiz Cheat Sheet that he has taken on extra of a severe and journalistic position as a bunch, whereas on The Challenge, he has developed a persona as an enormous character and doing loads of the speaking.

“One of the most valuable pieces of information I was given from my producer was a little bit of humor won’t make information go down,” Devenanzio stated to Showbiz Cheat Sheet. “It’s OK to be informative. And it’s OK to be susceptible. Which I wasn’t so used to, being on The Challenge.”

What is Devenanzio’s web price?

Winning six seasons of The Challenge has resulted in loads of prize cash for Devenanzio. In truth, he has in the end gained an estimated $684,720, in accordance with Fandom.

His prize cash has in the end helped Devenanzio rack up an estimated $200,000 web price, in accordance with Celebrity Net Worth.

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How does that examine to a few of his fellow Challenge opponents? His rival-turned-friend Wes Bergmann has an estimated web price of $500,000, and Chris “C.T.” Tamburello is price round $400,000. 

However, Devenanzio might escape of his hunch on Total Madness by profitable his seventh title, which might in the end assist him earn much more prize cash. It will probably be an uphill battle for him as he’s now 37, however he has his purple cranium, and he lately eradicated certainly one of his hardest opponents in Bergmann.

He definitely has nearly as good an opportunity.

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