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Cheech Marin Biography

Updated On 08 Aug, 2016 Published On 08 Aug, 2016
Cheech Marin

Facts of Cheech Marin

Date of Birth :
Age : 77 years old
Family Name : Marin
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Cancer
Height : 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Cheech Marin
Birth Name Richard Anthony Marin
Nick Name Cheech
Mother Elsa Meza
Father Oscar Marin
Birth Place/City Los Angeles, California
Profession Comedian
Nationality American
Net Worth $12 million
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark-Brown
Weight in KG N/A
Married Yes
Married to Natasha Rubin (m. 2009), Patti Heid (m. 1986), Rikki Marin (m. 1975)
Divorce Patti Heid (m. 2009), Rikki Marin (m. 1984)
Education California State University, Northridge
Awards ALMA Award for Special Achievement
Movies Up in Smoke
TV Show Nash Bridges, Married... with Children

Relationship short Statistics of Cheech Marin

What is Cheech Marin marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does Cheech Marin have ? (name): 0 Children
Is Cheech Marin having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Cheech Marin Gay ? No

Cheech Marin is an American comedian, actor, and director. He is the son of father Oscar, a police officer, and mother Elsa, a secretary. He was given his famous nickname, "Cheech," by one of his uncles while he was a baby. His uncle remarked that the newborn looked like a chicharron—a deep-fried pig skin. Performing as a comedy duo Cheech and Chong, the two released a series of highly successful comedy albums in the 1970s.

Cheech Marin, along with the duo Cheech and Chong became symbols of marijuana culture with the 1978 film 'Up in Smoke'. Marin has since enjoyed more success on television and movies. He is also an avid art collector. Cheech is not as successful in his personal life as he is in his professional career. He has been married thrice but none of the marriages have been successful. 

Cheech Marin Married

First Marriage with Darlene Morley

Cheech was married to Darlene who co-produced Cheech & Chong's "The Corsican Brothers"and also played minor roles in earlier Cheech & Chong films under the name Rikki Marin.

Second Marriage with Patti Heid

Marin married artist Patti Heid in 1986; they had two children and have since divorced. Patti is responsible for his interest in Chicano Art.

Third Marriage with Natasha Rubin

Marin married his longtime girlfriend Natasha Rubin, a Russian pianist, on August 8, 2009, in a sunset ceremony at their home.

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