Chevy Chase
Chevy Chase
Real Name/Full Name Cornelius Crane  Chase
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Chevy Chase
Birth Place: Lower Manhattan, New York, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 8 October 1943
Age/How Old: 80 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres –192 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6’3’’
Weight: In Kilograms – 78 kg
In Pounds –172 lbs
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Gray
Parents Name: Father –  Edward Tinsley Chase
Mother – Cathalene Parker
Siblings: N/A
School: Riverdale Country School and Stockbridge School
College: Haverford College and Bard College
Religion: Buddhism
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Jayni Chase (m. 1982), Jacqueline Carlin (m. 1976–1980), Suzanne Chase (m. 1973–1976)
Kids/Children Name: Sydney, Caley and Emily
Profession: Actor, screenwriter, comedian and producer
Net Worth: $60 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Cornelius Crane Chase, or “Chevy Chase,” is a popular, extraordinary, and multitasker personality who is professionally an American actor, screenwriter, producer, and comedian. He is better known by his professional name- Chevy Chase. Before moving into the entertainment industry, he has done a variety of jobs, and thus we can say that he made his way to success through struggle.

Well, how well do you know about Chevy Chase? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Chevy Chase’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Chevy Chase to date.

Biography and Early Life

Chevy Chase was brought up in this world on the 8th of October in 1943 in Lower Manhattan, New York, United States of America. He was born to a couple christened as Edward Tinsley Chase (dad) and Cathalene Parker (mom). His daddy was a hardworking magazine writer and book editor, and his mom was a  concert pianist and librettist.

Chevy’s paternal grandfather, who was christened as Edward Leigh Chase, was an incredible artist and illustrator. His parents got separated when he was four years old, and afterward, his mum got remarried twice, and his dad got remarried into the Folgers coffee family.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Chevy Chase in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Chevy Chase’s age is 80 years old as of today’s date 18th April 2024 having been born on 8 October 1943. Though, he is 6’3’’ in feet and inches and 192 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 172 lbs in Pound and 78kg in Kilograms.


He did his early education at a Riverdale Country School located in Bronx, New York City. Later, he was expelled from the school. After that, he attended Stockbridge School in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, and finally graduated in 1962. Later, he was enrolled in the Haverford College, where he was very popular for his absurd sense of physical humor and slapstick comedy. Afterward, he was transferred to Bard College, where he learned pre-med curriculum and finally graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Chevy Chase With Wife Jayni Chase
Chevy Chase With Wife Jayni Chase

Chase married for the first time, Susan. Unfortunately, the couple failed to furnish their marriage. Afterward, he got married to Jacqueline Shalin. However, this wedding also failed because of his addiction to drugs. Presently, he is residing with his third wife, christened as Jayni Chase. The couple is happily living in New York and cherishing their lovely bond. The couple is a blessed parent of three lovely daughters named Sydney, Caley, and Emily.

Is Chevy Chase Gay?

Chevy Chase is happily married to his beloved lady named Jayni Chase and is the proud dad to his three beautiful daughters. Hence, he isn’t homosexual or gay.

Professional Career

Chevy Chase kicked off his career by co-founding a comedy ensemble Channel One, in the year 1967. Later, he became a vital member of the Saturday Night Live first season, where his Weekend Update segment became a staple of the sitcom, and due to this show, he achieved great success. He is a great artist who is very dedicated to his every work, whether writing, acting, or comedy. Afterward, he has done several movies and comedy shows which helped him to achieve milestones in his career.


Chase is undoubtedly one of the finest artists in the world. He was widely acknowledged with several awards and nominations. His parallel performance in television and movies has made him one of the most stunning actors. He has achieved more awards in television than in movies. He was recognized in several categories for both television and films. He was nominated in the category of Best Actor in the Golden Globes Award.

He was nominated in the New Star of the Year for his movie Foul Play in the same award. He was then nominated in the Best Actor category for the Saturn Award for his incredible performance of an invisible man in the Nick Holloway in Memoirs. He was further categorized for individual performance in several or music program for writing and Performer in Primetime Emmy Awards.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Chevy Chase in 2024

Chevy Chase Net Worth
Chevy Chase Net Worth

As of 2024, Chevy chase has an estimated net worth of $60 million. He has been an amazing actor, physical comedian, stand-up artist, sketch comedy, and writer. He has been granted several assignments on both television and movies.

His comic timings are excellent, and he has been widely recognized for the same. He has done various commercials. Dollar Rent-a-car, Doritos, History channels, and several others have been successfully promoted by Chase, which have added to his overall net worth.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Chevy Chase was abused by her mother and stepfather repetitively, both physically and psychologically.
  • He lost both of his mum and dad in 2005.
  • He is pretty active in raising funds and performing charity, and as an environmentalist.

Undoubtedly, Chevy Chase is one of the finest and most popular artists across the globe. His resume states various professions, from being an amazing actor to a physical comedian, stand-up artist-writer, and whatnot. He has been seen uncountably seen on television and in movies.

His long list of awards, certificate recognitions is quite enough to state his talent, hard work, and dedication. He is very passionate about entertaining people regarding his incredible comedy and witty humor. He has worked out of his limits to gain what he wants to.


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