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Jordan Peele Biography


Facts of Jordan Peele Biography

OccupationActor, Producer, Director
Networth$ 12 million
SpouseChelsea Peretti (April 2016)
EducationCalhoun School, Sarah Lawrence College
Place of birthNew York City, USA

Jordan Peele is an American actor, comedian, and filmmaker, best known as a Cast member on MADtv and also for the comedy central sketch series "Key and Peele". Moreover, Peele is also popular for the recurring role in the first season of the FX anthology series "Fargo".


Jordan Peele is married to long-term girlfriend, Chelsea Peretti, who is an American Comedian-actress, and writer. As of now, Peele has an estimated net worth of $12 million.

Jordan Peele Net Worth, Salary, Movie Earnings, and House

Jordan Peele is regarded as a famous Hollywood celebrity who has introduced himself as singer, actor, writer, director, and producer. He is a popular comedy artist who has large audiences as a follower. He surely earns a generous amount from his acting career.

Moreover, he also adds money from his directing and producing career. Allocating information from several sources it is found out that, he is ranked among one of the richest celebrity whose estimated net worth is $12 million as of 2018

CAPTION: House of Jordan Peele and Chelsea Peretti

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Similarly, Peele earns an average annual salary of $1.9 million. Peele currently resides in his Los Feliz house along with his wife and son. Peele and his spouse Chelsea Peretti bought the house for $2,275,000. The 2,690-square-foot house features 3 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms.

In 2017, Peele released his debut directional horror movie Get Out which earned $100 million in first three weeks. The total budget spent in the movie was $3.5 million whereas it earned a total of $229.6 million in the box office worldwide.

Jordan Peele Personal Life, Married, Wife, and Children

Jordan Peele is married to his long-term girlfriend, Chelsea Peretti, who is an American Comedian-actress, and writer. The duo started dating each other in 2013. After being in a relationship for more than two years, they got engaged in November 2015.

[ CAPTION: Jordan Peele and Chelsea Peretti, in an advertisement ]
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During an appearance on "Late Night with Seth Meyers", Peele revealed that he eloped with Chelsea Peretti in April 2016. According to him, only a little dog was the only witness to their marriage. Chelsea posted a ring and bouquet on her social site.


??eloped a bit ago??our only witness was this lil guy? ?

A post shared by Chelsea Peretti (@chelsanity) on Apr 26, 2016 at 10:59am PDT

From their relationship, the husband and wife have a child. On 1st July 2017, Peele and his wife Chelsea welcomed their child, a son Beaumont Gino Peele. However, the couple has kept their child away from the public. 

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So far neither Peele nor Beaumont have shared any photo of their son on their respective social accounts including Twitter and Instagram. Since their wedding, the pair is still together and so far there are no signs of their divorce and other affairs. 

Jordan Peele Early Life, Parents, and Education

Jordan Haworth Peele was born on 21st February 1979, in New York City, New York, USA. His parents are father Hayward Peele and mother Lucinda Williams. He was raised by a single mother. His nationality is American and holds African-American ethnicity. 

[ CAPTION: Jordan Peele during his early life ]
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Peele attended Calhoun School and graduated in 1997. Likewise, he also enrolled at Sarah Lawrence College in 2001

Jordan Peele Career, Movies, Tv Shows, Awards, US, and Get Out, 

Jordan started his show business career at the age of 15, appearing in an ABC news special, about President Bill Clinton, answering the question for children. He asked President Clinton, a helping way to manage household if the father could not support financially in the home. 

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Peele started his entertainment career as a host in MTV's comedy weekend in 2002. In the same year, he was cast in popular character Danish Supermodel Ute at Boom Chicago. Peele was popular for the musical duets at Boom Chicago with Nicole Parker, American Comedian Actress, and singer.

Furthermore, Peele joined the cast of MADtv for its ninth season where he had great comedic chemistry with Keegan-Michael Key in the show. He didn't appear in the first four episodes of the second season of MADtv. Peele made a cameo appearance in "Weird AL Yankovic's Video" White and Nerdy.

YouTube: Us - Official Trailer (2019) | Jordan Peele, Lupita Nyong’o

He was also the writer of the Emmy Award-nominated song, "Sad Fitty Cent". Peele appeared in the viral video named "Hilary Vs Obama", shown as MADtv sketch based on argument whether Hilary Clinton or Barack Obama will make a better president.

After MADtv, he did some of the popular televisions roles. In 2010, starred in Fox- comedy "The station" and also appeared in the Adult Swim Series "Children Hospital". He also appeared in the comedy movie, "Wander Lust", directed by David Wain in 2012.

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In the same year, he starred along with Keegan-Michael Key, in Comedy Central Sketch Series, "Key and Peele" (2012-2015). Peele and Key also starred in two episodes of" Epic Rap Battle Of History", where he was featured as Martin Luther King in 1st episode and Muhammad Ali in the 2nd episode.

Together, they also portrayed the recurring role in FX crime drama "Frago" in 2014. In 2016, they starred and produced movie named "Keanu", appearing as Rell. This movie earned $20.7 million and positive response from critics and audience.

[ CAPTION: Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael- Key in movie "Keanu" ]
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Jordan has also appeared in the parody music video for "American United for Separation Of Church and States", alongside Jane Lynch who played the role of Church.

In February 2017, his directorial debut movie Get Out was released, which achieved great opening, collecting $100 million in three weeks. This movie budget was 3.5 million and it earned a total of $229.6 million in the box office worldwide.

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The cast of the movie was Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Stephen Root, and Catherine Keener. Moreover, he is also a producer, about to produce HBO series "Lovecraft Country" written by co-creator Misha Green. In addition, Peele staring movie Us will be released on 15th March 2019.

According to the Time Magazine, on April 2014, Peele was considered as "100 Most Influential People In The World" along with Keegan-Michael Key.

Jordan Peele Age, height, Weight, Fact, and Stats

  • The age of Jordan Peele is 39 years. 
  • His birth sign is Pisces.
  • Peele stands at the height of 5 feet 9 inches i.e. 1.75 m.
  • Peele weighs 80 kg.
  • His eye color is ‎Dark Brown.
  • His hair color is Black.
  • Instagram followers- 952k 
  • Twitter followers- 1.31 million
Updated On Mon Dec 31 2018 Published On Wed Jun 21 2017 By rajan

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