Chevy Chase Height Weight Age Net Worth

Chevy Chase

Chevy Chase
Photo: photo by Alan Light / Wikimedia Commons / CC BY 2.0

Birth Date

October 8, 1943


78 years old


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color


Eye color

Dark Brown


6 ft 3½ in | 192 cm

Net Worth

$50 Million


96 kg | 210 lbs

Shoe size

11 US | 44 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Chevy Chase was born in Lower Manhattan, New York, U.S., on October 8, 1943, is an American actor and comedian.

Young Chevy Chase first started performing as a member of underground comedy ensemble "Channel One", which he co-founded in 1967.

He began his full-time professional career as a writer and cast member of comedy radio show The National Lampoon Radio Hour (1973–1974).

He was one of original cast members of Saturday Night Live (1975-1976).

He made his big screen debut in comedy movie The Groove Tube (1974) in role as The Fingers / Geritan / Four Leaf Clover.

Chevy's breakthrough performance came as Lieutenant Tony Carlson in comedy mystery thriller film Foul Play (1978).

Chevy Chase Height and Weight

How tall is Chevy Chase and what is his weight? Chevy Chase's height is 6' 3½" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 192 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 210 іn pоunds or 96 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Chevy Chase Age

Chevy Chase is 78 years old.

Chevy Chase Net Worth

Chevy Chase net worth is around 50 million dollars.

Best Movies

He portrayed Clark W. Griswold in five National Lampoon's Vacation films:

National Lampoon's Vacation (1983)

National Lampoon's European Vacation (1985)

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)

Vegas Vacation (1997)

Vacation (2015)

He was nominated for a Saturn Award for Best Actor for his role as Nick Halloway in comedy science fiction movie Memoirs of an Invisible Man (1992).

He was nominated for two Golden Globe Awards, for Best Actor and New Star of the Year for his role as Lieutenant Tony Carlson in comedy mystery thriller film Foul Play (1978).

Caddyshack (1980) comedy opposite Bill Murray

Fletch (1985) action comedy with Dana Wheeler-Nicholson

Three Amigos! (1986) western comedy opposite Steve Martin and Martin Short

Spies Like Us (1985) comedy with Dan Aykroyd

Seems Like Old Times (1980) farce romance opposite Goldie Hawn

Dirty Work (1998) buddy comedy with Norm Macdonald and Artie Lange

Funny Farm (1988) drama comedy opposite Madolyn Smith

Fletch Lives (1989) comedy with Julianne Phillips

Nothing But Trouble (1991) horror comedy with Dan Aykroyd, Demi Moore and John Candy

Modern Problems (1981) fantasy comedy opposite Patti D'Arbanville and Dabney Coleman

Oh, Heavenly Dog! (1980) comedy with Jane Seymour and Omar Sharif

Deal of the Century (1983) comedy opposite Sigourney Weaver and Gregory Hines

Under the Rainbow (1981) comedy with Carrie Fisher

Funny Money (2006) comedy opposite Penelope Ann Miller and Armand Assante

The Very Excellent Mr. Dundee (2020) comedy in role as Chevy, with Luke Bracey, Mel Gibson and Luke Hemsworth

The Last Laugh (2019) comedy in role as Al Hart, opposite Richard Dreyfuss

Best TV Shows

He won two Primetime Emmy Awards for Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program and for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series, for Saturday Night Live (1975).

He won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Special for television special The Paul Simon Special (1977).

He played various characters in Saturday Night Live (1975–1976, 1978–1997).

He hosted his own late night talk show The Chevy Chase Show (1993).

He portrayed Pierce Hawthorne in NBC comedy television series Community (2009–2014).


Attended Riverdale Country School in New York City.

Graduated from the Stockbridge Schoolin Massachusetts.

Attended Haverford College (1962–1963).

Graduated from Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York (1967), with a Bachelor of Arts in English.

Has English, Scottish, Irish and Danish ancestry.

Played drums with the college band The Leather Canary.

Huge jazz fan.

He plays drums, piano and saxophone.

He is an environmentalist and charity fundraiser.

Received a Star on the Walk of Fame in 1993.

He hosted the Academy Awards in 1987 and 1988.

Best friends with singer Paul Simon.

Has a fear of snakes.

Published book "I'm Chevy Chase - And You're Not" by 'Rena Fruchter' in 2007.


He was married to Susan Hewitt (1973-1976) and Jacqueline Carlin (1976-1980).

He married Jayni Luke in 1982, they have three daughters: Cydney Cathalene, Caley Leigh and Emily Evelyn.

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