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Nickelodeon Star Drake Bell Declares Bankruptcy

February 13, 2014 (12:20 am) GMT
The 27-year-old actor's monthly earning at $2,820 is no longer enough to cover his huge expenses.
Drake Bell

is deep in financial trouble, it has been reported. The 27-year-old actor, who claimed his fame on Nickelodeon's "The Amanda Show", has filed for bankruptcy.

According to TMZ, Bell said in the filing that he was $581,000 in debt. His monthly expenses goes beyond what he earns. Bell makes $2,820 a month but spends a whooping $18,771. Back in 2012, he made $408,000 but the number went down drastically in 2013 when he earned $14,099. Bell has listed the value of his house at $1.575 million but he owes $1.597 million.

Two years after "The Amanda Show" ended, Bell starred in his own Nickelodeon show "Drake & Josh" which ended in 2007. He has been voicing several animated characters on TV shows since and occasionally took feature film roles. Bell is also focused on his music, releasing a new single from his upcoming album only last month.

Bell has been making headlines in the past few months for throwing bad words for . He has been campaigning for the deportation of Bieber after the latter got in trouble with the law.

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