Get to know more about Jordan Peele’s wife, Chelsea Peretti. Below are intriguing facts about the comedian and actress including her net worth.
Chelsea Peretti: A comedian and an actress
For people who love humor, the day you will die with laughter is the time you watch Chelsea Peretti. She’s one of the funniest female comedians in the US right now, like really funny. If you watch her show, you will laugh until your ribs hurt. It makes people wonder, does Peele even live a serious life? His wife, Peretti perhaps makes him laugh the whole day. Peele’s wife is also an actress, and she has made appearances in movies like “Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping,” the upcoming “Game Night,” and the TV show “Brooklyn Nine-Nine.” She also had her own show on Netflix titled “Chelsea Peretti: One of the Greats.” 39-year-old Chelsea Peretti was born in Contra Costa County, California. Her father was Christian and of English and Italian descent, while her mother was Jewish. Peretti grew up in Oakland, California with her siblings. Peretti has a sister and two brothers. The eldest one is the popular internet entrepreneur Jonah Peretti who co-founded BuzzFeed and The Huffington Post. Peele’s wife studied at The College Preparatory School in Oakland then moved to New York in 1996 to join Barnard College. Peretti graduated from the college in 2000. She was in the elementary school with Andy Samberg, her “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” co-star.
Facts about Jordan Peele’s wife
Andy Samberg hooked her up with her partner
Peretti was linked up with actor, filmmaker, and comedian Jordan Peele in March 2013. They began dating right away, and slowly their relationship took off. Peele and his wife, Peretti got engaged in November 2015. On April 26, 2016, Peretti announced through her Instagram that she had eloped with Peele and their dog was the witness. Jordan Peele announced in late April 2016 while at the “Late Night with Seth Meyers” that he and Peretti had gotten married. Peele also told the people that he wasn’t a crowd oriented person and that he wouldn’t be comfortable with over two people. Peele and his wife, Peretti have a son together known as Beaumont Gino Peele who was born on July 1, 2017.
Her husband is an achiever
Peele’s movie, “Get Out,” was a success. Obviously, Peretti played the behind the scenes role by supporting her husband. “Get Out” got a 100% approval rating from Rotten Tomatoes, one of the few movies to gain all that appreciation. The horror film introduced Jordan Peele into the Hollywood directors circle. He wrote and directed the movie and earned $100 million. But in every positive thing, there is someone negative. Jordan Peele was criticized by the ‘Black Man in Every Movie,” Samuel L. Jackson for choosing some black British actors as the cast to star in a movie that was supposed to tell the story of US race relations. Regardless of L. Jackson’s opinion, Peele and his wife Peretti must be very happy people right now. 2017 was their year.
Apart from comedy, she’s also a writer and appears on podcasts
Just like her husband, Peele, Peretti is a combination of a writer, comedian, and actress. She has written for Playgirl, The Village Voice, Details, Jest, American Theatre, Magazine, and Jonah Peretti’s Huffington Post. Peretti is also a scriptwriter and helped her husband, Peele, create his top movie. Peretti has also appeared on podcasts to talk about herself, her marriage and her career. She also entertains her listeners and viewers from the podcasts. Some of the podcasts that Peretti appeared on are “You Made It Weird with Pete Holmes,” “The Todd Glass Show,” “The Bone Zone,” “Doug Loves Movies,” “How Did This Get Made” and many more. She launched her call-in podcast known as “Call Chelsea Peretti.”
She showed off her baby bump and furiously responded to her haters
In February 2017, Chelsea Peretti showed off her baby bump on Instagram and captioned the picture ‘Beyonce schmonce.’ The joke was a reference to Beyonce’s announcement on the previous week that she was expecting twins. Beyonce’s picture had almost 10 million likes and broke the record. But some people were perhaps not happy to see Peretti pregnant. They were making fun of her indirectly, and she couldn’t take it anymore. Well, never joke with a comedian or else you will be roasted alive. As a clear indication that she was fed up with strangers paying attention to her state, Peretti tweeted some responses that were worth making someone laugh out.
She is a great actress too
Peretti is a great performer. You perhaps watched the hilarious movie “Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping,” which was released in 2016. Chelsea Peretti makes a short appearance as a CMZ reporter. She will also be in the upcoming movie, “Game Night.” Peretti is mostly known for her role on the TV show, “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” where she depicted Gina Linetti. She also has had her own show back in 2014 that aired on Netflix called Chelsea Peretti: One of the Greats.”
Her net worth
Peretti has a net worth of $500,00. She has made most that from her stand-up performances. Her husband Jordan Peele has a net worth of $12 million.
Peretti is evidently a funny person, and so is her husband. It’s evident that their son will take after them.