Chelsea Peretti is a well-known actress, writer, and comedian from America. She is best known for playing the role of Gina Linetti in the police television sitcom “Brooklyn Nine-Nine”. Today, let’s learn more about the career, biography, and net worth of Chelsea Peretti in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Chelsea Peretti was born in Contra Costa County, California on February 20, 1978. Her father was of Italian descent, and her mother is Jewish. She spent most of the childhood in Oakland, California.
Peretti has two siblings including her brother Jonah Peretti who is the co-founder of BuzzFeed and The Huffington Post. She went to The College Preparatory School in Oakland to complete her schooling.
When Peretti was in high school, famous comedian Moshe Kasher and actor Andy Samberg were her classmates. Later, she graduated from the Royal Holloway University in the year 2000.
Peretti started dating filmmaker and actor Jordan Peele in the year 2013. After dating for two years, they got married in the year 2015. The couple has a son, Beaumont Gino Peele who was born in 2017.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Chelsea Peretti’s professional acting career kicked off in the year 2004 when she played the role of Eugene’s Friend in the television series “The Comedy Club”. Two years later she starred as Shonda in the television show “Cheap Seats”.
Peretti later moved to Los Angeles where she worked on several television shows like The Sarah Silverman Program, WTF with Marc Maron, Comedy Central, Tosh.0 and many more. She is also a writer and has written six episodes of the television show “Parks and Recreation”.
In 2007, Peretti made her movie debut in “Twisted Fortune” starring as Gaby. She appeared on several movies like Friendsgiving, Guy Talk, Women Aren’t Funny, Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, Game Night and others.
In 2004, she formed a comedy troupe along with Heather Lawless, Shonali Bhowmik and Andrea Rosen. Peretti had made guest appearances on several podcasts including How Did This Get Made?, The Todd Glass Show, Doug Loves Movies, The Bone Zone, Comedy Bang! Bang! And others. In 2012, she launched her podcast which was called “Call Chelsea Peretti”.
In 2010, Peretti was included in the list of “Ten Comics to Watch in 2010” by the Variety magazine. The digital entertainment magazine ranked her Twitter account 75 on the list of “The 75 Best Twitter Accounts of 2014”.
Net Worth & Earnings:
Chelsea Peretti has an estimated net worth of more than $4 million. She made most of the fortune by appearing in several television shows and movies. Peretti has been a part of several commercially successful television shows like Louie (2010), WTF with Marc Maron (2010), Parks and Recreation (2011), Kroll Show (2013), Drunk History (2015), Future-Worm! (2016) and many more. She also gave her voice for the character Lori Williams-Jones in the popular video game Grand Theft Auto IV.
Chelsea Peretti is one of the most renowned actresses in the world. She has been able to make a name for herself through constant hard work and dedication.