Chevy Chase Net Worth 2020, Biography, Career and Achievement.
Chevy Chase Net Worth – Chevy Chase is an actor, comedian as well as a writer. He had become the member in the first season of Saturday Night Live, where his recurring Weekend Update segment soon became a staple of the show.
Furthermore, he had even acted in the prominent movies like Caddyshack in 1980, Spies Like Us in 1985, ¡Three Amigos! in 1986, Memoirs of an Invisible Man in 1992, Orange County in 2002 and Hot Tub Time Machine in 2010. In 2009-2014, he had acted as Pierce Hawthorne in the NBC comedy series Community.
Early Life, Family and Education:
Chevy was born on 8th October 1943 in Lower Manhattan, New York, the U.S. His birth name is Cornelius Crane “Chevy” Chase and belongs to the American nationality. He belongs to the mixed ethnicity (English, Scottish, Irish, Danish, Dutch and German).
He is the son of father Edward Tinsley “Ned” Chase and mother Cathalene Parker. His father was a famous Manhattan book editor and magazine writer whereas his mother was a concert pianist and librettist. His mother was the daughter of Admiral Miles Browning, most notable for serving as Rear Admiral Raymond A.
He had studied at Riverdale Country School. Then he had graduated from the Stockbridge School. For further studies, he had attended Haverford College.
He had taken transferred to Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, where he studied a pre-med curriculum and graduated in 1967 with a Bachelor of Arts in English.
Furthermore, he played drums in the college band, The Leather Canary.
Moving towards the personal life Chevy Chase, he is a married man. The 75 years old, Chevy tied the knot with Jayni Chase in 1982. The couple is blessed with three children i.e, Cydney (born 1983), Caley (born 1985), and Emily (born 1988).
Earlier, he had married to Jacqueline Carlin in 1976–1980 and Suzanne Chase in 1973–1976. They had separated due to differences in their relationships.
Starting his career, he had begun as a member of an early underground comedy ensemble called Channel One which he co-founded in 1967. In 1973, he had made the move to comedy as a full-time career, when he became a cast member of The National Lampoon Radio Hour, a syndicated satirical radio series.
Subsequently, in 1975, he had become one of the original cast members of Saturday Night Live (SNL), NBC’s late-night comedy television show. He had performed in other skits on SNL including a recurring role as the Land Shark in the movie Jaws. Then he had committed contractually to SNL for only one year as a writer.
In 2015, he had received two Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award for his writing and live comic acting. He had become the first member of the original cast to leave the show in 1996. In 1980, he had escaped from death by electrocution during the rehearsal of Modern Problems.
He even earned around US$7 million per film and was a highly visible celebrity. In 1986, he had appeared alongside Paul Simon, one of his best friends, in Simon’s second video for “You Can Call Me Al”.
Likewise, in 2002, he was roasted by the New York Friars Club for a Comedy Central television special. In 2006, he was guest-starred as an anti-Semitic murder suspect in “In Vino Veritas.
Similarly, he has acted in television shows Dollar Rent-a-Car in 1996, History Channel in 1999, Aflac in 2003, T-Mobile in 2009 and Chase Manhattan Bank in 2010.
Through his hard work in his professional life, he has earned the net worth of $50 million. He has won two Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award for his comedy writing and lives comic acting on the show.