Monday 3 July 2017

Chelsea Peretti

Chelsea is an American actress, writer, and comedian. The most prominent role that gave her fame is of Gina Linetti on Fox Comedy series Brooklyn Nine-nine. A prolific writer Peretti has written for several entities like The Village Voice, Details, Playgirl, Jest, American Theatre Magazine, and an online publication The Huffington Post. Her comedy troupe Variety SHAC along with other members like Andrea Rosen, Heather Lawless, and Shonali Bhowmick made short films in New York. Some of her personal appearances have been on shows like Louie, The Sarah Silverman Program, TruTV Presents, Tosh.0., UK's Channel 4 Show The Big Fat Quiz of Everything. Chelsea has also acted in movies like Women Aren't Funny, Popstar etc. Her performances on television has earned her two Golden Globe Awards. This accomplished writer has even written for shows like Parks and Recreation, Saturday Night Live, Kroll Show and Portlandia. 

Chelsea Peretti  Religion

Born in Oakland, California, Chelsea's father is a Christian and mother Jewish, which concludes her faith to be Christianity. 

Chelsea Peretti  Political Views

Chelsea is mostly a stand-up comedian and actor who political preferences or comic writings are mostly satirical. Her serious engagements into any liberal political party or organization are not relevant or reported. However, her beau Jordan Peele is often seen playing the impression of Barack Obama for some hilarious shows on Comedy Central. 

Who is he/she dating?

Earlier, Chelsea dated Jim Norton. In 2013, she started dating actor and comedian Jordan Peele and has recently announced her pregnancy.

Chelsea Peretti  Hobbies

Peretti is mostly a writer and maintains her position as one through several columns on various posts. Her profound writing skills can be seen through her set of work in multiple shows. She has even toured for stand-ups at comedy clubs, theatres, festivals across the world. 

Interesting Facts

Chelsea has been praised as one of the Variety's "Top 10 Comics to Watch".

She is one of Comedy Central's Hotlist comedians.

She has featured in Vanity Fair's 2013 "Comedy" issue.

Her twitter feeds have been recognized as TIME magazine's 140 best Twitter feeds of 2013.

Paste ranked her Twitter profile as 75 on "The 75 best Twitter Accounts of 2014".