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


80 years old


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color


Eye color

Dark Brown


6 ft 3½ in | 192 cm

Net Worth

$50 Million


78 kg | 172 lbs

Shoe size

11 US | 44 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Cornelius Crane "Chevy" Chase was born in Lower Manhattan, New York, United States, on October 8, 1943, is an American actor.

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 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 172 іn pоunds or 78 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Chevy Chase Age

Chevy Chase is 80 years old.

Chevy Chase Net Worth

Chevy Chase net worth is around 50 million dollars.

Best Movies

He played Clark W. Griswold in 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 portrayed Ty Webb in comedy movies:

Caddyshack (1980)

Caddyshack II (1988)

He played Irwin 'Fletch' Fletcher in comedy mystery films:

Fletch (1985)

Fletch Lives (1989)

He played portrayed Repairman in science-fiction comedy films:

Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)

Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (2015)

He was nominated for the 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 in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical and Best Motion Picture Acting Debut - Male for his role as Lieutenant Tony Carlson in comedy mystery thriller film Foul Play (1978).

Three Amigos! (1986) Western comedy as Dusty Bottoms

Spies Like Us (1985) comedy as Emmett Fitz-Hume

Seems Like Old Times (1980) farce romance as Nicholas Gardenia

Dirty Work (1998) buddy comedy as Dr. Farthing

Funny Farm (1988) drama comedy as Andy Farmer

Nothing But Trouble (1991) horror comedy as Chris Thorne

Modern Problems (1981) fantasy comedy as Max Fiedler

Oh, Heavenly Dog! (1980) comedy as Browning

Deal of the Century (1983) comedy as Eddie Muntz

Under the Rainbow (1981) comedy as Bruce Thorpe

Funny Money (2006) comedy as Henry Perkins

The Last Laugh (2019) comedy as Al Hart

The Very Excellent Mr. Dundee (2020) comedy as Chevy

He voiced King Karoth in animated sci-fi film Panda vs. Aliens (2021).

Best TV Shows

He was a performer and a writer in Saturday Night Live (1975–2015), for which he won two Primetime Emmy Awards for Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program and for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series.

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

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

He won the Gold Derby TV Award for Ensemble of the Year for his role as Pierce Hawthorne in NBC comedy television series Community (2009–2014).


Attended Riverdale Country School in New York City.

Graduated from the Stockbridge School in Massachusetts.

Studied at 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.

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

Played drums with 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 friend 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.