The three-time Primetime Emmy Award winner Chevy Chase is an American actor, comedian, and writer who has a huge net worth of $60 million. Chevy had his own show The Chevy Chase Show in 1993 and has worked in the TV series Community (2009-2015).
Chevy was one of the original cast of Saturday Night Live (SNL) and was well-recognized by the show. Some of the best movies of Chevy's are Funny Money (2006), National's Lampoon Vacation(1983), Vegas vacation (1997), Man of the House(1995) and more.
How Did Chase Earned So Much?
The 75 years old actor Chevy Chase, has accumulate this huge net worth of $60 million through his career as comedian, actor and a writer.
Chase has been working in film industry since 1970 as a writer and started his comedy career in 1975 then later in 1980 he persuade his acting career. With this multi career it is not astonishing that Chevy is worth $50 million.
Earnings from Movies and Shows
Chevy has spent 39 years on his film industry and has earned half of his net worth through his acting career. He has evaluated $20 million salary from his acting.
Some of the movies for which he was highly paid are National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989), and Memories of an Invisible Man (1992) for which he collected $6 million paycheck. From Cops and Robbersons (1994) and Man of the House he earned $4 million and $2 million form Vegas Vacation.
In the beginning of October 1975 he joined Saturday Night Live from where he earned $750 per week and got a chance to be a cast member of the National Lapoon Radio for which he charged $7 million per episode when the shows worth increased after Chevy's episode got aired.
$10M House in New York
Chevy Chase' huge net worth includes a house in Hampton, New York which is of 12,000 square foot with 2 acres that includes ten bedrooms, six bathrooms, huge kitchen and living room with an outdoor swimming pool which he sold it at $10 million.
Chevy is recently living in Mount Kisco, New York House estimated worth of $1 million with all the premium insurance. As it hasn't been confirmed yet how its interior design looks as Chase prefers to keep his house as low-key as possible.
Chevy Chase has many collection of luxurious cars some of them are Mercedes-Benz SL550 which is of 449 horsepower worth $113,550, Mercedes Benz SL65 worth $218,475 and a Chevrolet worth $13,220 to $55,900.
Chevy is a well-known actor and has endorsed by Aflac, Cola Turka, Doritos, Chase, and DORITOS Frito-Lay and is able to amass $3 million from the endorsement and commercial.
Chevy Chase has done many charity works or supported the charity like Amnesty International, Andre Agassi Foundation for Education, Captain Planet Foundation, Celebrity Fight Night Foundation, and Centre for Environmental Education. He has raised money for Presidental Election for Bill Clinton in 1990 and for John Kerry in 2004.