Chelsea Peretti Overview
American comedian, actress, and writer, Chelsea Peretti is married to American actor, comedian, writer, director and producer Jordan Peele. The couple started dating in 2013 after meeting on Twitter. Chelsea said that Jordan was very complimentary of the web series she once did. This was the start of their love story. On November 28, 2015, Peele proposed to Peretti and 5 months later – they were married.
Chelsea Peretti was born on February 20, 1978, in Oakland, California. She’s the daughter of a school teacher and a painter. She was born and raised in her hometown, Oakland with two brothers and a sister.
In 1996, Peretti decided to move to New York to study at Barnard College and got the opportunity to study abroad in her junior year at Royal Holloway, University of London where she graduated in 2000.
Peretti started her career and realized her passion for comedy when she was doing stand-ups in comedy clubs. She then became a household name and began starring on numerous TV shows, with her most notable role as Gina Linetti on NBC’s detective/police comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine. She was a series regular until her departure in October 2018.
Peretti is also a writer and has written for several publications like Playgirl, American Theatre Magazine, and Huffington Post.
What does Chelsea Peretti do for a living?
Chelsea is an accomplished comedian, actress, and writer. She starred in several TV and movie shows most notably as Gina Linetti on the NBC show Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
Why did Gina Linetti leave Brooklyn Nine-Nine?
Chelsea’s character Gina Linetti was abruptly written out of the show during season 6 of Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
Chelsea announced her departure from the show in 2018. While the exact reasons were never revealed, fans are speculating that it might be because the show was taken on by another network and wanted to cut costs.
However, Chelsea has announced on social media that her departure does not mean that she will not be back from time to time, with NBC confirming a guest spot coming up.
What is Chelsea Peretti’s net worth?
As a result of her career in TV shows and writing, Chelsea has accumulated a net worth of around 3 million dollars.
What nationality is Chelsea Peretti?
Peretti is American with Italian, English, and Jewish ethnicity.
How Old is Chelsea Peretti?
Peretti was born on February 20, 1978, and is currently 42 years old. She is a Pisces.
How tall is Chelsea Peretti and how much does she weigh?
She stands at 168cm or 5’6’’ tall and weighs 123.5lbs or 55 kg.
Is Chelsea Peretti single or married?
Chelsea Peretti has been married to actor Jordan Peele since 2016
Does Chelsea Peretti have any children?
Chelsea Peretti gave birth to her son, Beaumont Gino Peele on July 1, 2017.