Jay Chandrasekhar Net Worth
Jay Chandrasekhar Net Worth: Jay Chandrasekhar is an American actor, director and comedian who has a net worth of $4 million dollars. Jay Chandrasekhar has directed various independent films, as well as multiple television series, including the films, "Super Troopers" and "The Dukes of Hazzard", and the television shows, "Undeclared", "Lipstick Jungle", and "Chuck".
Jay Chandrasekhar was born in Hinsdale, Illinois, in 1968 to doctor parents. He is an alum of Colgate University in upstate New York where he began performing comedy. Chandrasekhar formed Broken Lizard with several college and fraternity friends. After graduating they reunited in New York City where they formed under the new name "Broken Lizard". They performed at various comedy clubs and improv theaters while writing in their free time. In 1996 they made the self-funded short film Puddle Cruiser which was accepted at the Sundance Film Festival the following year. In 2001 they self-funded the movie Super Troopers which went on to earn $23.5 million on an original budget of $1.5 million.
Jay directed and acted in the troupe's movies, including "Super Troopers", "Beerfest", "Club Dread" and "Super Troopers 2". He acted alongside his cousin, Sendhil Ramamurthy, in "Psych" and cast his cousin in the Broken Lizard movie "The Slammin' Salmon". His directorial credits include "The Dukes of Hazzard", "Blue Mountain State", "Yogi Bear 2", "Undeclared", "Lipstick Jungle", "Arrested Development", "Chuck", "Happy Endings", "Community", "Up All Night", "New Girl" and "Warehouse 13". In 2005, he was named to "Fade In" magazine's list of 100 People in Hollywood You Need to Know. Chandrasekhar was nominated for several awards, and has won a Golden Starfish for Best American Independent Film for "Puddle Cruiser" in 1996 and a 2001 South By Southwest Film Festival Award for "Super Troopers". He is a member of the Beta Theta Phi fraternity.
Chandrasekhar and his wife, Susan Clarke, live in New York and Los Angeles. They have three children together.
|Net Worth:||$4 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Apr 9, 1968 (53 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 11 in (1.82 m)|
|Profession:||Comedian, Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Television Director, Film Editor, Film Producer|
|Nationality:||United States of America|