Tariq Nasheed’s Net Worth: How Much Does The Hidden Colors’ Director Make?

Tariq Nasheed’s net worth is estimated at $2.5 million. He is an American film producer, and internet personality best known for his film series, Hidden Colors, and his commentary on social media.

Prominently recognized for his excellent communication skill and great business acumen, Tariq Nasheed has become a star in many fields. He has established himself as a well-known author who has written several notable books and as a public speaker who gives Ted talks in events.

That’s not all, the young media personality has also made some worthwhile contributions in the movie industry as a writer, actor, director and producer. His achievements in his plethora of careers have made him so popular that is natural to be curious about Tariq Nasheed’s net worth. For that reason, we have compiled the details on how the highly esteemed actor makes his money as well as his financial value.

What Is Tariq Nasheed’s Net Worth?

Through his various lines of work and the unprecedented success he has encountered over the years, Tariq Nasheed’s net worth has constantly been on the rise. Nevertheless, his net worth as at the time of this writing is estimated at $2.5 million which is definitely bound to increase in the coming years.

The multi-talented writer has accrued most of his wealth from his works as an actor, director, and producer in addition to his other creative works as an author, comedian, and podcaster. He has also amassed a great fortune as an entrepreneur, having established a designer cologne line called Risqué Elite and equally a sunglasses line known as Tariq Elite.

How Much Does Tariq Nasheed Make?

Obviously, Hollywood has played a significant role to increase Tariq Nasheed’s net worth and fame as a maximum portion of his wealth solely comes from his association with the movie industry.

He has worked in the capacity of an actor, having been featured in Dark Medicine, but he has earned more fortune from his production and directorial works as he has produced more than 10 movies. They include the documentary movie series, Hidden Colors: The Untold Story of People of Aboriginal, Moor and African Descent, Hidden Colors 2: The Triumph of Melanin, Hidden Colors 3: The Rules of Racism, Hidden Colors 4: The Religion of White Supremacy and Hidden Colors 5: The Art of Black Warfare. His other works as a producer include Da Sweet Blood of Jesus, Wilmington on Fire, International Racism, 1804: The Hidden History of Haiti – a documentary about the historical background of Haiti.

Following his works in the documentary movie series, Tariq Nasheed’s net worth was boosted to a great extent as he realized the massive sum of $4,232,248 from the home market domestic DVD sales of Hidden Colors 4: The Religion of White Supremacy that has an estimated production budget of about $500,000. Similarly, the skilled director also made the sum of $1,138,197 from the domestic DVD sales of 1804: The Hidden History of Haiti which has a production budget of $1,000,000.

From the domestic DVD sales of these two documentary films which were released in 2016 and 2017 respectively, Nasheed reportedly made an estimated total of $5,371,445.

In addition to his film works, Tariq Nasheed is a New York Times best selling author who sold over 250,000 copies of his book entitled, ‘The Art of Mackin’ published in the year 2000. Other publications from which he has earned a fortune include ‘Play or Be Played: What Every Female Should Know About Men, Dating, and Relationships (2004), ‘The Mack Within’ (2005), ‘The Art of Gold Digging (2008), The Elite Way: 10 Rules Men Must Know in Order to Deal With Women (2009).

Through his work as a podcaster who serves as the host of The Mack Lessons with over 100,000 listeners, Tariq Nasheed’s net worth has been on the rise. According to The Atlantic, popular podcasters can command from advertisers approximately $25 to $40 for every 1,000 listeners.

Based on this, it is apparent that the media personality is doing quite well for himself. He further makes an estimated monthly income of $239,000 – $3.8,000 from vlogging on his YouTube channel which has gathered over 60,000 subscribers.

Tariq Nasheed
Tariq Nasheed on IZM Radio with Michael Jai White and others (image source)

He is also an internet radio presenter who serves as the host of The Tariq Elite Radio show and equally a comedian. And based on PayScale analysis, a comedian in the United States earns an average salary that is more than $30,000 per annum. From all his creative endeavors, it’s quite obvious that Tariq Nasheed is doing quite well as he has carved a niche for himself in diverse career fields.

Sources of Tariq Nasheed’s Net Worth

  • Writing
  • Public speaking
  • Filmmaking
  • Media
  • Acting
Chioma Uchenwoke
Chioma Uchenwoke
With several years of experience as a writer - I bring an interesting mix of skills to each project that allows me to create compelling content tailored specifically for personal bios, entertainment topics and travel


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