Chevy Chase

Crane, Cornelius Chevy Chase is a well-known actor and comedian in the United States. Due to his unrivaled work, Chevy Chase had become a household name and a comic legend. He is the host of Saturday Night Live’s Weekly Update segment. The Weekly Update segment is written and performed by him.

Chase is also an accomplished actress who has starred in films such as Foul Play, Orange County, and Hot Tub Machine. He was also a two-time host of the prestigious Academy Awards. Chase also had modest success with his own late-night talk show, “The Chevy Chase Show.” The multi-talented Chevy Case was most recently featured in the 2017 film Dog Years and is now filming “The Last Laugh,” which is set to be released in 2018.

What is Chevy Chase’s Net Worth and Salary in 2021?

The net worth of Chevy Chase is projected to be around $60 million as 2022. Chase has worked as an actor, writer, physical comedian, sketch comic, and stand-up comedian, among other things. His various television and film roles account for the majority of his net fortune. His stand-up comedy acts continue to entice producers and fans. He has starred in numerous ads as a global celebrity. The chase had successfully marketed Dollar Rent-a-Car, Doritos, History Channel, and a variety of other products, increasing his net worth.

Chevy Chase’ House in New York. (Image Source: Urban Turf)

In his interview, Chase stated that being a celebrity comes with a sense of social obligation. Chase is an environmentalist and has participated in charitable fundraisers. Chase is a multi-talented individual with a beautiful heart who has been open about his political opinions. His work ethic will serve as an example for future generations.

Early Life and Childhood

On October 8, 1943, Chevy Chase was born to book editor Edward Tinsley Ned Chase and Cathalene Parker. Chase’s mother was a pianist and the granddaughter of Edward Leigh Chase, a famous artist and illustrator. Chevy was born and raised in New York City.

Chevy was exposed to arts and music at a young age as a result of his mother’s history. Chase spent his holiday in Ipswich, Massachusetts, at Castle Hill. His parents split when he was four years old, and he claimed in his biography that his mother and stepfather mistreated him physically and psychologically. Chase’s parents both passed away in 2005.


Chase had a good education. Riverdale Country School was where he began his studies. He earned his high school diploma from Stockbridge School in Massachusetts. In 1962-63, he attended Haverford College, where he got infected with the comic bug. Chase was transferred to Bard College to pursue a pre-medical education.

Personal life

Chase currently resides in New York with his third wife, Jayni. He has three daughters named Cydney, Caley, and Emily. Suzanne Chase was Chase’s first wife, and they had two children together. He married Jacqueline Carlin later in life. Because of his drug habits, his second marriage ended in divorce.

Height, weight and age:

Chevy Chase, who was born on October 8, 1943, is 78 years old as 2022. He stands 1.92 meters tall and weighs 90 kilograms.


Chase began his career in 1967 as a co-founder of the comedic group Channel One. Later, he was commissioned by MAD Magazine to write a one-page satire on Mission Impossible. Chevy devoted his entire concentration to comedy in 1973, making it his full-time job. He was chosen to be a member of the cast of The National Lampoon Radio Hour. In October 1975, Chase was one of the founding cast members of Saturday Night Live. He has been involved in a number of scandals as a result of his sarcastic and physical comedy.

He departed SNL during the second season because he was offered multiple movie offers. Tunnel Vision and Foul Play were two of Chase’s early roles. Chase was a global superstar by the 1980s, commanding roughly $7 million each film. Chase is still one of the most well-known figures in the world. He continues to work in television and film. His most recent feature was Vacation a Dog Year, and he is now shooting The Last Laugh.

Chase has received a lot of praise for his comic timing and performance. In both television and film, he has received awards and nominations in a variety of categories. He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor and the Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year for his performance in the film Foul Play. He was nominated for a Saturn Award for Best Actor for his work as Nick Halloway in Memoirs of an Invisible Man.

His unrivaled work in television has never been questioned, and he has received more awards and nominations for his TV work than for his film work. The Writer Guild of America has nominated Chase for his first project, The Smothers Brothers Show. He was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program for writing and performing for his work on Saturday Night Live.

Quick Facts

Celebrated Name: Chevy Chase
Real Name/Full Name: Cornelius Crane “Chevy” Chase
Gender: Male
Age: 78 years old
Birth Date: 8 October 1943
Birth Place: Lower Manhattan, New York, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.92 m
Weight: 90 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Jayni Chase (m. 1982), Jacqueline Carlin (m. 1976–1980), Suzanne Chase (m. 1973–1976)
Children: Yes (Caley Leigh Chase, Cydney Cathalene Chase, Emily Evelyn Chase, Bryan Perkins)
Profession: Actor, comedian, writer, and producer
Net Worth in 2021: $60 million
Last Updated: 2022