Gad Elmaleh

Gad Elmaleh is one of the popular stand-up comedians whose great works have been watched worldwide. A few of his most successful comedies are ‘Huge in France,’ ‘Gad Gone Wild,’ ‘Priceless,’ and ‘Midnight in Paris.’ His comical skills have not only made him a celebrity but also rich. Today, he is a millionaire and can comfortably afford a luxurious lifestyle for himself and his family. He has two sons of his own.

Well, how well do you know about Gad Elmaleh? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Gad Elmaleh’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Gad Elmaleh to date.

Biography and Early Life

Gad Elmaleh was born on 19 April 1971 in Casablanca, Morocco. His parents, Regine and David, are Sephardic Jewish. He claims to have obtained inspiration for his works from his father, a mime lover and a storekeeper. He is multilingual and understands diverse languages such as Hebrew, English, Arabic, and French. All his siblings are in the acting industry. His sister Judith is an actress and a film director while his brother Arie is an actor. When the celebrity was 11 years old, his family relocated to Canada.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Gad Elmaleh in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Gad Elmaleh’s age is 50 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 19 April 1971. Though, he is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 175 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 168 lbs in Pound and 76 kg in Kilograms.


He began his early education at Ecole Maimonides in Montreal. He completed his early education at Lycee Lyautey in Canada. Later, he joined the University of Montreal. He pursued a Political Science degree. Later, he studied drama at Cours Florent, Paris, where he mastered the skills in acting.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

He fell in love with Ann, a French actress, and settled together in 2002. The couple is blessed with a son Noe. However, their relationship did not work, and they separated in 2009. Later, he dated Marie and got married in 2009 but separated in 2011. Two years later, he married Charlotte, with whom they have a son Raphael. The couples divorced in 2015.

Is Gad Elmaleh Gay?

No. He is straight. The celebrity has shown interest in entering a love relationship with the opposite gender. Gad has been in a love relationship leading to marriage thrice. He has two sons, one from his first marriage and the other from his third marriage. Unfortunately, none of his love relationships worked. Thus, it is evident that Gad Elmaleh is not gay, and neither is he bisexual.

Professional Career

Elmaleh began his professional career as a stand-up comedy. He acted in the film ‘Decalages’ that was mainly about his life journey. His first show was a hit and gave him fame. He released his second show ‘La Vie Normale’ in 2001. In 2006, the show ‘L’Autre, c’est Moi’ was a hit. The show made him travel the world to entertain his fans, including Switzerland, Canada, France, Morocco, and Belgium. During that time, the show was viewed by more than 300,000 people.

‘Papa est en Haut’ was one of his most successful shows released in 2007 in Olympia theatre, Paris, in the Just for Laugh Festival. ‘Gad Gone Wild’ comedy was released in 2017 and was performed in Montreal.

As a film director, he acted in his own film ‘Coco’ released in 2009. The film was such a hit that it featured position one in Belgium, France, and Switzerland. Together with Woody Allen, a film director, he featured in the movie ‘Midnight in Paris.’

In 2011, Gad acted in the film ‘The Adventures of Tintin: The Unicorn’s secret,’ Steven Spielberg directed. In 2011, he was featured in ‘Jack and Jill’s film. One of his most recent works is acting in the Netflix series ‘Huge in France’ released in 2019. The most viewed stand-up comedy is ‘Huge in France’ and ‘Gad Gone Wild.’


  • In 2004, he was awarded Best One Man Show by SACEM in France
  • In 2004, he received the Ordre Des Arts et De Lettres de Vabres
  • In 2006, he won the Crystal Globe Award for Best One Man Show for the film ‘La Vie Normale by the French Press Association’

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Gad Elmaleh in 2021

As of 2021, His net worth is about $25 million. His main income is generated from his comical career. Having performed his one-person show in various countries has earned him a high income. Featuring in hit movies in French Cinema and Hollywood films has increased his net worth. The film ‘Coco’ earned him £1.66 million, some of which he used to buy his luxurious house in Los Angeles.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

In one of his interviews, he states that he doesn’t love being compared to other artists unless he admires such as Jerry Seinfield.

Gad is an outstanding stand-up comedian who is famous in Morocco and across the world. His creative comical activities have earned him a great name and made him wealthy. Today, he features among the few most successful stand-up comedy. He is leading a single life since none of his love relationships work. Besides, he has two sons of his own. The celebrity owns luxurious properties and assets.


Facts of Gad Elmaleh

  • Gender Male
  • full nameGad Elmaleh
  • birthplaceCasablanca, Morocco
  • Date of Birth April 19, 1971
  • Age 53 years 3 months
  • Horoscope Aries
  • Lucky Number 5
  • Lucky Stone Diamond
  • Lucky Color Red
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo
  • nationalityFrench, Canadian
  • religionJewish
  • net worth$25 Million
  • professionActor, Stand Up Comedy
  • weightIn Kilograms – 76 Kg, In Pounds – 168 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 175 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
  • hair colorDark Brown
  • eye colorBlue
  • high schoolEcole Maimonide, Lycee Lyautey

Written by Joel S. Elkins

Magic Johnson

Dr. OZ