Michelle Buteau Biography, Age, Height, Husband, Net Worth

Michelle Buteau is all set to back with the bang as a host for Netflix’s The Circle Game on 9th April, 2020. She was born in New Jersey, United States in the year 1977 on 24th July. She is a famous American Comedian, podcast host and actress who born under parenthood of a Haitian father and Jamaican mother. Michelle was not at all interested in becoming a comedian.

Her dream was to become a journalist and as she was not able to make her dreams come true of being a reporter she continued to work as an editor and a producer in the same industry. She was a clever and a bright student at her studies. She completed her high school education and got her Bachelor’s degree.


She worked for FOX and NBC as an editor. Her switch from journalism to comedy was inspired by the September 11, 2001, New York terrorist attacks – The Twin Tower Attack. She was disturbed by the devastating footages of the attack and shortly quit her job for a more relaxing career. Thus, she decided to make her hobby as main career and started performing some of her routines in comedy clubs. She worked for many years as a comedian and then she got her first onscreen appearance as a host for the Golden Trailer Awards. That year was lucky for her and she was casted in her first film The Story of Juan Bago as Natalie the co-worker.

She was then seen as an actress and as a comic in many shows like Key and Peele, The Tick, Dream team, Someone Great, Enlisted, Always Be My May Be, Tales of the City, China and many more. She was also a part of the Comedy Lineup on Netflix. Apart from that she has done shows like Gotham Comedy Live, Comedy Knockout and others as well. In 2018 she hosted the Late Night Whenever! Podcast which was titled one of the best podcasts of 2018 by Time Magazine. She was the host of The Circle Season 1, a reality TV show on Netflix in the year 2020.

Michelle Buteau Husband

Michelle is married to Gijs van der Most a Dutch photographer by profession. In January, 2019 they were blessed with two children Hazel and Otis through surrogacy.

Michelle Buteau Biography

Real Name Michelle Buteau
Birth Date 24 July 1977
Age 42 Years
Birth Place New Jersey, U.S.
Nationality American
Profession Actress, Comedian
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Leo

Michelle Buteau Height, Weight and Body Measurement

Height in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in centimeters – 170 cm  
Weight in Kilograms – 60 kg  –  in Pounds –  132 lbs 
Body Measurements 35-27-37
Bra (Breast) Size 34B
Waist Size 27
Hip Size 37
Shoe Size 8 (US)
Dress Size 6 (US)
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Fat
Sexual Orientation Straight


School Not Known
College Not Known


Father Not Known
Mother Not Known
Sister Not Known
Brother Not Known

Michelle Buteau Affairs (Relationship Status)

What is Michelle Buteau marital status? (single, engaged, married or divorce) Married
How many children does Michelle Buteau have? Two
Is Michelle Buteau having any relationship affair? No
Is Michelle Buteau lesbian? No
Who is Michelle Buteau husband? Gijs van der Most


  • Isn’t It Romantic (2019) as a Martina
  • Sell By (2019) as a Cammy
  • Someone Great (2019) as a Cynthia
  • Always Be My Maybe (2019) as a Veronica

Television Series

  • Whitney (2011) as a Girlfriend
  • Key and Peele (2012–2013) as a Wife, Girlfriend
  • China, IL (2013) as a Wendeloquence / Mrs. Falgot
  • Enlisted (2014) as a Private Robinson
  • The Jim Gaffigan Show (2015) as a Amelia
  • The Tick (2017) as a Beck
  • 2 Dope Queens (2018) as a Herself
  • Russian Doll (2019)
  • First Wives Club (2019) as a Bree Washington
  • Tales of the City (2019) as a Wrenita Butler
  • Bless the Harts (2019) as a Michelle (voice)
  • The Circle (2020) as a Herself

Favorite Things

Dream Holiday Destination Not Known
Book Not Known
Favorite Food Not Known

Michelle Buteau Net Worth

Michelle’s major source of income is from her profession as a comedian. Her estimated net worth can’t be predicted right now but she surely has amassed huge fan following with wealth from stand up acts.

Trivia: Important Facts about Michelle Buteau

  • She was born and raised in New Jersey but now lives in Beverly Hills, California.
  • Before fame, she didn’t have money and said to spent days eating Dojo’s crispy chicken at $6.
  • She eventfully read to free magazine’s and show an ad from American Comedy Institute for The Village Voice and she took coaching and entered in standup comedy ever since then.
  • At first, her dream was to be a journalist.
  • Michelle was listed as one of the best ten comedians to watch by Esquire Magazine in 2017.
  • She is the co-owner of a furniture store in Bushwick, Brooklyn with her husband and it’s called Van Der Most Modern.
  • She is active on social media with a huge fan following on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.

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