|Celebrated Name:||Chris Elliott|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Christopher Nash Elliott|
|Age:||60 years old|
|Birth Date:||31st May 1960|
|Birth Place:||New York US|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Paula Niedert|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Abby and Bridey)|
|Is Chris Elliott Gay?:||NO|
|Profession:||Actor/ writer/ Comedian|
|Net Worth:||$12 million|
|Last Updated:||January 2021|
For those who grew up in the 80s, then Chris Elliott is a name you might have known too well. Chris is well known mostly with his appearances in comedy shows like everybody loves Raymond, Get a life among many others. Named among the best comedians of his time, his now more than 30 years old career came to limelight when he was hired as a production assistant in one of the segments in the late-night show with David Letterman. Later on, he was promoted to a featured player and a writer. Today, he is not only known as a comedian but also as a writer as he has three books to his name.
Maybe you know about Chris Elliott very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2021? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Chris Elliott’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
Early Life & Biography
Christopher Nash Elliott is his official name and was born in New York on 31st May 1960 to his parents Bob Elliott and Lee as the last born of five children. Chris came from a well to do family as his father was a well-known comedian better known for his comic show Bob and Ray while his mother was a TV director as well as a model. Together with his siblings, they were raised in the Upper East Side, a neighborhood in Manhattan, New York.
At the age of 19, Chris attended National Theatre Institute, which is based in The Eugene O’Neil Theatre in Waterford. This is where his acting career was natured as after three years, and he landed his first Job with David Letterman late-night show.
In 1986, Chris married his long time sweetheart, whom they have been married for 34 years now. They both met in David Letterman show as his wife used to work there also as a talent coordinator. In 1987, their firstborn daughter Abby Elliott was born, and in the year 1990, their 2nd born daughter Bridey Elliott was born. Both girls have taken career similar to their dad as they are both actresses as well as comedians. Abby worked for Saturday Night Love from 2008-2012, making her the third generation member of Elliott family to feature in the show.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 31st May 1960, Chris Elliott is 60 years old as of today’s date 24th January 2021. His height is 1.7m tall, and his weight is 82 kg.
Chris started his career in the year 1982 when he got employed on Late Night with David Letterman Show as a production assistant. After one year on the job, he was promoted as a writer and frequently featured in sketch roles. By the late 1980s, he became famously known by his oddball character as well as his character. Some of his characters on the show include a fugitive guy, Marion Brando, and the conspiracy guy, among others.
Besides working in the late-night show, Chris got into movies taking small roles as a supporting actor in movies Manhunter and the Abyss. In 1986, he got a starring role in a comedy show, One Man Show, which he co-wrote. In 1990, he took a bold decision to leave Late Night Show and started his own sitcom known to Get a Life. Later in 2007, he returned to David Letterman Show though once per month. Since then, he has made many appearances in different shows like The King of Queens and Everybody Loves Raymond, among many more.
Awards & Achievements
With a career span of more than 30 years, it’s obvious Chris has been nominated and won several awards as either the best actor or supporting actor. Chris has won a record four consecutive Primetime Emmy Awards as an outstanding writer in a variety of music programs or comedy. This was from 1984 to 1987. His worldwide recognition did not stop there as in 2016, and he was honored with an award as best performance actor for his supporting role in comedic series in Canadian Screen Awards.
Net Worth & Salary of Chris Elliott
With a successful career of more than 30 years, Chris has seen his earnings grow year by year. His acting and writing career has earned him a fortune. Today, though his net worth is not well known, it is estimated to be in the region of $12 million as of January 2021.
Elliott family is one that has been knowing for more than half a decade in the comedy industry, and with Chris Elliott and his daughters taking the mantle, the legacy continues. By doing what he knows best, Chris has managed to earn a living and see his children living the best life he would want. Though earning well in life, he has managed to live a humble life with his family in New York.