Chris Elliott is an Emmy Award-winning American actor, writer, and comedian. He is best known for playing as Roland Schitt on CBC’s Schitt’s Creek.

Short Biography of Chris Elliott

Elliott was born on May 31, 1960, in New York City, New York, to Lee Peppers, a model and TV director, and Bob Elliott, a former member of the comedy team Bob and Ray.

The youngest of five children, Chris spent his early years on the Upper East Side of Manhattan and attended the National Theater Institute at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center.

Chris Elliott Net Worth in 2020

Elliott has a net worth of $10 million, as per Celebrity Net Worth. In a career that has spanned nearly four decades, he has appeared on numerous movies and television shows.

His most widely recognized work include Everybody Loves Raymond, There’s Something About Mary and Dance Flick. From 2015 to 2020, Elliott played as Roland Schitt, a mayor, on Emmy-winning CBC’s television sitcom Schitt’s Creek.

Besides, the 60-year-old wrote comedic sketches on Late Night with David Letterman, appearing as a character in various skits for the show in the 90s. He also created and starred in the Fox’s comedy series Get a Life. As a writer, Chris has won four consecutive Primetime Emmy Awards.

Chris Elliott’s Wife & Daughters

Elliott married his wife Paula Niedert Elliott on March 8, 1986. The couple met while working on Late Night with David Letterman, where Paula served as a talent coordinator.

Chris Elliott

Chris and his wife, Paula, have two daughters: Abby Elliott, born on June 16, 1987, and Bridey Elliott, born on July 27, 1990.

His eldest daughter, Abby, was a cast member of Saturday Night Live from 2008 to 2012. On the other hand, Elliott’s youngest daughter, Bridey, is known for her work on Clara’s Ghost, Affections, and The Feeling.