“Like Father Like Son,” we have heard this term used quite often in our society. But in this case, it can be interpreted as Like Father Like Daughter. And who could fit this term better than Abby Elliott, daughter of Chris Elliott?
Abby Elliott is an American actress and comedian, just like her father, Chris Elliott. Similarly, Abby also starred in Saturday Night Live for four seasons from 2008 to 2012.
Let’s get to know more of this versatile actress who has followed in her father’s footsteps.
But before, here are some interesting facts about her.
Abby Elliott: Quick Facts
|Full Name||Abby Elliott|
|Date of Birth||June 16, 1987|
|Birthplace||New York City, USA|
|Education||Marymount Manhattan College, Immaculate High School|
|Height||5 feet 7 inches (1.71m)|
|Net Worth||$2 million|
|Social Media Presence||Instagram, Twitter|
Early Life and Education
Abby Elliott was born on June 16, 1987, in New York City, United States of America. She is the daughter of actor/comedian Chris Elliott and Paula Niedert, a talent coordinator. Also, her grandfather Bob Elliott was a radio comedian. Similarly, Elliott holds an American nationality and is of Caucasian white ethnicity.
Moreover, Elliott grew up with her younger sister Bridey Elliott in Wilton, Connecticut. While growing up, Elliott attended Immaculate High School in Danbury, Connecticut. There she acted in school plays and musicals. Also, the actress/comedian attended Marymount Manhattan College in New York but dropped out after the first semester.
Following the event, Elliott took classes at The Groundlings and began training and performing in various sketch comedy shows at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre(UCBT) in Los Angeles.
Age and Measurements
Abby recently celebrated her 32nd birthday on June 16 of 2019. Despite being in her early 30s, Abby has maintained her charm and beauty.
The 5 feet 7 inches comedian has maintained her slim and mesomorph body shape. She takes really good care of her health even with her hectic schedule. Moreover, the actress/comedian has a pair of blue eyes and blonde hair, which compliments her fair complexion.
Career: Following Father’s Footstep
During her days at UCBT, Elliott polished the skills required to be an excellent comedian and entertainer. In fact, the comedian frequently performed with The Midnight Show Sketch Troupe. She even performed comedy with her sister Bridey on various occasions.
Finally, in 2006, Elliott appeared in the supporting role in the pilot episode of You’ve reached Elliott and Chrissy: Plain & Simple. In both of these sitcoms, Elliott appeared alongside her father, Chris Eliott.
But her career really reached its prime after the comedian joined the SNL (Saturday Night Live) for 81 episodes with Cheryl Ann Otari and Rain Wilson from 2008-2012.
Aside from SNL, Elliott has also appeared on many other TV shows like Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Besides, the 32-year-old comedian also voiced for King of The Hill and Minoriteam.
Even after she departed from SNL, the comedian continued making a guest appearance in Tv shows like How I Met Your Mother, 2 Broke Girls, Happy Endings, and so on. Similarly, Eliott co-starred on the Bravo series Odd Mom Out from 2015-2017.
Rather than sticking with TV shows only, Elliott out of the small screen and debuted on a silver screen with No Strings attached in 2011. Since then, Elliott has made an appearance in High Roads, Fun Size, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and many more.
Abby Elliott: Personal Life
Today, the American actress/comedian is happily married to Bill Kennedy, a screenwriter.
Actually, the couple met on the set of Sex Ed and started dating each other. And in October of 2015, the young couple got engaged. Following the event on September 3, 2016, they married in a private ceremony held in New York City.
But before this, Abby had dated Fred Armisen from SNL in 2010. But unfortunately, the couple departed in 2011 after being together for a year only.
Apart from this, Abby has not been in any controversies and rumors and is living a happy, healthy life with her husband.
Abby Elliott: Net Worth
The American actress/comedian has an impressive net worth of $2 million as of 2019. It was slightly more than her previous net worth of $1.5 million back in 2018. Additionally, the comedian receives a salary of $800-$1 million annually.
Although Eliott’s income mostly comes from her acting career, her other sources include endorsements, sponsorship, and cameos. Also, Abby’s net worth and income are bound to increase in the coming years.
Social Media Presence
Abby is very active on her social media accounts and updates fans on her activities and behind-the-scenes scoops.
Twitter– 58.3K Followers
Instagram– 35.8K Followers