Chris Kattan Biography

Updated On Feb 19, 2019 Published On Nov 24, 2015
Facts of Chris Kattan
Date of Birth: 1970 , October-19
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
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Chris Kattan, who was fired from the post of chauffeur because of his height, is now one of the famous American actor and comedian. He is renowned for his role in the television show Saturday Night Live and television series The Middle.

Chris Kattan's Early Life

Chris Kattan was born Christopher Lee Kattan on October 19, 1970, and is currently 48 years old. He was born in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, United States of America to father Kip King and mother Hajnalka E. Biro.

Chris was raised in an upper-class Jewish family. He is of American nationality and is of Iraqi, Hungarian and Polish descent.

Chris was enrolled at Bainbridge High School and graduated in the year 1989.

Chris Kattan's Career

As his father was also an actor, he became a member of several improve/sketch comedy troupes since he was a child. He played some minor roles on NewsRadio, No, This Is Not Based Entirely on Julie's Life, and many others.

He finally joined Saturday Night Live and began working in the show since 1996. He played his first feature film role in 1998 on A Night at the Roxbury.

Till the date, Chris has appeared in numerous television series and movies like Real Rob, Grace Under Fire, Walk of Fame, Bollywood Hero, Undercover Brother, Two Dreadful Children, Christmas in Wonderland, Tanner Hall, and many others.

Chris Kattan's Net Worth

As of early 2019, Chris Kattan's net worth is reported to be around $8 million. Back in 2001, he bought Hollywood Hills, California house that worth around $1,000,000. He then sold the house in 2014 for $1,500,000.

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Chris Kattan's Personal Life

Chris was once a married man. On 28th of June 2008, Chris got married to Sunshine Deia Tutt who is a model. They remained as a loving spouse for about a half year before being divorced on 22nd of February 2009.

After divorcing his first wife, there are sources claiming that he is gay. But, there are no speculations about it.

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Born in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles

October 19 , 1970

Born as Christopher Lee Kattan in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, United States of America to Kip King and Hajnalka E. Biro, Chris was raised in upper class Jewish family. He is an American and is of Iraqi, Hungarian and Polish descent.

Graduated from Bainbridge High School

1989

Though he was born in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, he grew up in Bainbridge Island, there he joined Bainbridge High School and received his formal education. He completed his education from there and graduated in 1989.

His parents got divorced

1973

Chris Kattan was born to Kip King and Hajnalka E. Biro. His father Kip King was an actor and was of Iraqi, and Polish descent and his mother Hajnalka E. Biro is a former fashion model. His parents got divorced when he was just two. 

Joined Saturday Night Live

1996

Once he was a chauffeur but he was fired because of his height. Then he played some minor roles on NewsRadio, "No, This Is Not Based Entirely on Julie's Life. He finally joined Saturday Night Live and began working in this show since 1996.

First feature film, A Night at the Roxbury

1998

After making his appearance in the television show, Saturday Night Live since 1996, he entered into the acting world and then he played his first feature film role in 1998 on A Night at the Roxbury. Till now he has appeared in more than two movies and television series. 

Married to Sunshine Deia Tutt

June 28 , 2008

Chris Kattan and Sunshine Deia Tutt were in love for few year and they got engaged on 5th of January 2007. Sunshine Deia Tutt is a model. On 28th of June 2008, they got married after being engaged for about a year.  

Divorced with Sunshine Deia Tutt

February 22 , 2009

He proposed her on the Christmas day of 2006 and the got engaged the following year and they finally got married on 28th of June 2008. However, two months later they announced their separation and they finally got divorced on 22nd of February 2009.

Won Bare Bones International Film Festival

2013

In 2013, he got his one and only nomination in Bare Bones International Film Festival. That year he was nominated in this award for his role in the comedy movie, Just Crazy Enough and he won this award for Best Actor.

Nominated in Teen Choice Awards

2000

Till now, he has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has also won several of them. In 2000, he got nominated in one of the major awards in his life and that was in Teen Choice Awards. He was nominated for TV - Choice Personality. 

Net Worth

2019

As of early 2019, Chris Kattan's net worth is reported to be around $8 million.