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American Stand-Up Comedian Gilbert Gottfried's Married Relationship With Wife Dara Kravitz

Updated On 10 May, 2023 Published On 29 Jan, 2019
American Stand-Up Comedian Gilbert Gottfried's Married Relationship With Wife Dara Kravitz

Gilbert Jeremy Gottfried, also known as Gilbert Fagnitz Gottfried is an American stand-up comedian, actor, and voice actor. Gilbert came to the limelight as a comedian featuring an exaggerated shrill voice and emphasis on crude humor.

Well, talking about his personal life, as smooth as his career, Gilbert Gottfried enjoys a blissful married relationship with his wife and kids. Let's take a short tour of the comedian Gilbert's married relationship including his affection for children.


What is Gilbert Gottfried Up To Now?

Gottfried and his spouse Dara Kravitz have successfully crossed twelve years of matrimonial relationship. The talented comedian hasn't yet divorced his wife of many years in fact their relationship has grown stronger than before.

Gottfried and his family reside in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan. The duo is blessed with their two adorable kids, Lily and Max.

Speaking of his recent activities, Gilbert Gottfried sang a song "Imagine" better than Gal Gadot ad all those other celebrities. After seeing it viral, comedy writer Jordan VanDina reached out to Gilbert on cameo to check if he would film his own cover of The Beatles member's track.

Dara's partner was not only down to do so, but he didn't judge his performance as everyone else did too. On April 22, 2022, he died at the age of 67. 

American Stand-Up Comedian Gilbert Gottfried's Married Relationship

The American stand-up comedian Gilbert Gottfried is a married man for 11 years. With a long career, the comedian finally made time for his love life. Gilbert married his longtime girlfriend Dara Kravitz on February 3, 2007.

Gilbert Gottfried with his wife Dara Kravitz
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At the very beginning of their marital relationship, the duo shared a romantic relationship often traveling places. Love gazed in the air after the duo welcomed their first child, a baby daughter Lily Aster Gottfried the same year the pair hitched.

Even more, the chemistry became stronger after the two gave birth to their second child, a baby boy Max Aaron Gottfried in 2009.

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Beverly Hill Cops II actor Gottfried surprised his fans after getting hitched to Dara. Fans might wonder when did all this happen.

Gottfried met Dara Kravitz at a Grammy Awards party in the late 1990s. Gilbert is eleven years elder than his spouse, Dara.

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With my son & daughter. They're just like me had I been born nice looking.

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This leads to more questions that; 'Except for winning the heart of Dara; Did he actually win the Grammy?', or 'What was he doing there?'.

Reportedly, Gottfried admitted that he attended the show because he knew there would be free food. By fate, the duo met and fell in love, rest is history!

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Be that as it may, there are no any extramarital-affairs or dating rumors between the pair. As of now, Gilbert lives a blissful married life with his wife and kids. They enjoy a middle-class lifestyle residing in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan.

Gilbert Gottfried's Career And Net Worth

With his appearance as a stand-up comedian, Gilbert Gottfried made a fortune and enjoys a lavish lifestyle. Gilbert Gottfried's estimated net worth‎ is ‎$8 Million.

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Passed movie trucks while walking down street. I yelled to crew guy, "Get me @MeganFox & a mango smoothie." Well, 1 out of 2...

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Initially, Gilbert started his career as an amateur standup comedian at the age of 15. The 63 years television personality used to perform in the busy streets of New York in the early 1970s.

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Well, his major break came after he got a chance to show his talent on Saturday Night Live in 1980.  But his appearance in SNL disappointed the actor due to his rare limelight. Thus, Gilbert left SNL parting his way to achieve some minor roles in acting.

Luckily, after his career ended on Saturday Night Live, MTV gave him ample opportunity by outcasting the talented comedians of that time. He then came to the limelight and grew a large number of audience on his side.

Gilbert Gottfried on the Late Night with Seth Meyers!

As of now, the world-class comedian made his appearance on some of the big Hollywood movies including Beverly Hills Cop II (1987), Problem Child (1990) Aladdin (1992). In addition, he got a chance to regularly appear on Late Night With David Letterman, Hollywood Squares, and The Howard Stern Show.

Gilbert Gottfried: Quick Facts

Gilbert Gottfried

  • Gilbert Gottfried was born on February 28, 1955, in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States.
  • Raised in a Jewish family, Gottfried now stands 5 ft 4 inches on the ground weighing 63 kg.
  • Gilbert hosted his own late-night movie show, USA Up All Night for several years. 
  • One of his sisters was Arlene Gottfried, the New York Street photographer who died in 2017.

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