(Stand up comedian, Actor)
Quick Facts of Gad Elmaleh
|Age:||50 years 6 months|
|Birth Date:||April 19, 1971|
|Full Name:||Gad Elmaleh|
|Birth Place:||Casablanca, Morocco|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)|
|Nationality:||Moroco, French, Canadian|
|Profession:||Stand up comedian, Actor|
|Father's Name:||David Elmaleh|
|Mother's Name:||Régine Elmaleh|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Leo|
|Last Update:||September, 2021|
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Relationship Facts of Gad Elmaleh
- Gad Elmaleh is not having an affair with anyone presently.
- His sexual orientation is straight.
More about the relationship
Gad Elmaleh was previously in a live-in relationship with French actress Anne Brochet from 1998. Unfortunately, their 4 year-long relations came to an end in 2002.
They are blessed with one son named Noé. Later, he started dating the French journalist Marie Drucker from 2009 to 2010.
After that, he became romantically connected with Charlotte Casiraghi from December 2011 till June 2015. They have a son together, Raphaël (born on 17 December 2013). However, after having multiple relationships, he has never been married.
Who is Gad Elmaleh?
Gad Elmaleh is Moroccan-Canadian stand-up comedian and actor who is popular in France, Morocco, and the United States for his humorous performance.
Further, he was named Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters and knight of the National Order of Quebec by the Minister of Culture.
Early Life, Birth Facts, Parents
Gad Elmaleh is 50 years old by his birthdate of 19 April 1971, in Casablanca, Morocco. His name goes by جاد المالح in the Arabic language.
His father’s name is David Elmaleh and his mother’s name is Régine Elmaleh. Gad’s family moved to Canada from Morocco when he was 17. He has a brother, Arié Elmaleh, who is an actor and singer, and his sister, Judith Elmaleh, is an actress and stage director. Gad is a trilingual who speaks French, Arabic, and Hebrew.
He holds the citizenship of three countries, Morocco, Canada, and France. Likewise, he belongs to the descent of Moroccan Jew. His birth sign is Aries.
He attended École Maïmonide, and Lycée Lyautey in Casablanca for high school. After that, he specialized in political science at a university in Montreal for four years. In 1992, he moved to France, Paris to further his study of drama at Cours Florent.
Career, Professional Life
Gad performed his first one-man show Décalages at the “Palais des glaces” in 1997. Later, he did his second one-man show, La Vie Normale which was released on 23 January 2001.
In April 2007, he performed his show in France, Belgium, and Switzerland which succeeded to attract over 300K spectators and sold over 1,500,000 DVD copies. He has done several stand-up comedies and all of them are loved by the people. On 6 January 2007, people voted him for the “funniest man of the year” and he is popular as the funniest man in France.
Apart from, Stand-up comedies, he has also appeared in several movies including Hi Cousin, The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn, Happiness Never Comes Alone, Mood Indigo, Pattaya, Coco, Priceless, La Doublure, Huge in France, and Midnight in Paris among others.
Salary, Net Worth, Income
Of all his performances, anchoring, acting, he has earned a quite decent amount of money. Currently, he has been earning a good sum as a salary and has an estimated net worth of $25 million.
Talking about his award and accolades, he has received NRJ Ciné Award for Best Kiss in 2007.
He always tends to stay away from scandals. However, he once got into a mini-controversy when he sued the YouTube channel, CopyComic for releasing a video showing various stand-up comedian’s performances and also described it as plagiarism.
Body Stats, Hair, Eyes
Gad stands 5 feet and 10 inches tall but his weight is 76 kgs. Furthermore, he has dark brown hair and blue eyes.
Social Media Profiles
He is highly active on social media profiles such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. He has over 2M followers on Instagram, over 7.6M million followers on Twitter, and 5.2M followers on Facebook.