Kali Muscle is a bodybuilder from the United States of America. He is a very interesting persona because he managed to become rich even though he grew up in poverty and he managed to get away from crime and that kind of lifestyle. His incredible will power made him very famous and successful. Apart from being a famous bodybuilder, he is also an actor, a philanthropist, and a motivational speaker. If you want to know more about Kali Muscle, his life and what’s his net worth in 2023, continue reading this article.
Kali Muscle’s Early Life
Kali Muscle was born in Oakland, California on 18th February 1975. He grew up with his mother and his stepfather. But his childhood wasn’t easy. The neighborhood that he lived in was very poor and criminals were on every corner. One day his elder brother accidentally shot himself by his very own gun, and that was the day when Kali decided to give up and became a criminal. Because of many illegal things that he did he eventually got arrested and he went to prison for 11 years. But something happened there, and Kali decided to pursue his passion, bodybuilding. All his free time and he had plenty of it, he used for working out and for bodybuilding.
Kali Muscle’s Career
When he was a teenager Kali fell in love with the gym. He started bodybuilding when he started working at a neighborhood gym that was called 24hour fitness. Maybe that would be a nice start for him, but it wasn’t. He had many problems at home with his stepfather and when his brother accidentally killed himself Kali faced some financial problems, so he started doing robberies to earn some money. All the time he was living his criminal life, and before that, he participated in wrestling, track, and football. But after a while, he got arrested and he went to prison for 11 years.
Then in prison, he started bodybuilding again and he built an impressive physique with 230lbs of billowing muscle. He didn’t have luck and in 1997, prison authorities took away weights from the prison. But Kali managed to find a way to still work out, he even lifted inmates instead of weights.
In 2010, he got released from prison, and he went straight to Los Angeles to become a professional bodybuilder, but also an actor. He got a role in a Matthew McConaughey directed music video, and after that everything was pretty easy. He got several roles in commercials and in some TV shows and movies.
Girls Workout | Musclebands pic.twitter.com/piLWyloxo4
— Kali Muscle (@KaliMuscle) October 2, 2017
He is fighting for the youth to stay away from drugs and crime, and he is showing them ways they can use to pursue positive goals in their lives.
Awards and Achievements
Kali Muscle had some great roles in commercials of big brands like Comcast, Honda, Snickers, Bell, Taco and Geico.
He was even given the title of Mr. California in 2012.
He started his own YouTube channel where he talks about nutrition, bodybuilding, and other health and fitness topics. In 2013 he got a million subscribers on this channel.
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The Art Of Getting “HUGE SHOULDERS” | CRAZY RANT pic.twitter.com/r1NAPycoGV
— Kali Muscle (@KaliMuscle) March 31, 2019
He invented Ex-con to Icon Scheme where he tries to teach youth to stay away from drugs and crime. He gives motivational speeches and about life without drugs and crime. He even has his own book Ex-con to Icon.
He is one of the few bodybuilders that are against bodybuilding supplements and steroids. He drinks gallons of water to stay healthy and has a protein-rich diet alongside with a lot of fruit.
Kali Muscle’s Net Worth 2023
His current net worth is estimated to be $5 million. He earned everything through his appearances in commercials, television shows, and movies. Also, his YouTube videos are helping him get extra money and revenue.
Kali Muscle is proof that you can do anything that you want in your life if you have ambition and a strong will to work hard.