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Chelsea Handler net worth 2022 – Chelsea Joy Handler is an American comedian, actress, writer, television host, producer and activist. She hosted the late-night talk show Chelsea Lately on the E! network from 2007 to 2015, and released a documentary series, Chelsea Does, on Netflix in January 2016. Between 2016 and 2017, Handler hosted the talk show Chelsea on Netflix.

Biography

Handler was born in Livingston, New Jersey, the youngest of six children of Rita , a homemaker, and Seymour Handler, a used car dealer. Her American father is Ashkenazi Jewish; her German-born mother, who came to the United States in 1958, was a Mormon. Her mother was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1989, and battled the disease for over 15 years before dying of it in 2006. Handler was raised in Reform Judaism and had a Bat Mitzvah ceremony. She summered in Martha’s Vineyard, where her parents owned a house.

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She attended Livingston High School, where she was a reluctant student who objected to the school’s “student-teacher-asshole ratio”.

Handler has two sisters and three brothers; her eldest brother, Chet, died when he was 21, in a hiking accident in the Grand Tetons in Wyoming. She was nine years old at the time. At age 19, she moved from New Jersey to Los Angeles, California, where she lived in her aunt’s home, in Bel Air, and pursued acting while working as a waitress to support herself. At 21, Handler decided to pursue stand-up comedy after telling her story about driving under the influence to a class of other offenders, who found it funny.

Career

Handler was a member of the all-female cast of Oxygen’s hidden camera reality television series Girls Behaving Badly, which aired from 2002 to 2005. Other shows on which Handler has appeared include Weekends at the D.L.The Bernie Mac ShowMy Wife and Kids, and The Practice. She was a regular commentator on E! and Scarborough Country, as well as a correspondent on The Tonight Show.

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She hosted the first episode of the reality TV show On the Lot, but quit before the second episode aired, saying later that she left “because I smelled the disaster happening before it did.” The show, produced by Steven Spielberg and Mark Burnett, was a competition for aspiring filmmakers vying for a chance at stardom. It lasted one season. Handler was replaced by former Robin & Company entertainment anchor, Adrianna Costa.

Chelsea Handler Net Worth

Chelsea Handler net worth is $40 million. Chelsea Handler takes an annual salary of $10 million from her Netflix talk show.  She is also known for her various series on Netflix. In 2012, Time Magazine named Chelsea Handler as one of the 100 most influential people in the world.

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