Chris Lilley: Wiki, Bio, Age, News, Gay, Career, Net Worth

Chris Lilley: Wiki, Bio, Age, News, Hoax, Career, Net Worth and details: Christopher Lilley is an Australian comedian, actor, writer, director, producer, and musician. He is known for his creation and portrayal of several fictional characters in the mockumentary television series We Can Be Heroes: Finding The Australian of the Year  (2005), Summer Heights High (2007), Angry Boys (2011), Jamie: Private School Girl (2013), Jonah From Tonga (2014), and Lunatics (2019). Lilley is a two-time winner of the Logie Award for Most Popular Actor.


Chris Lilley Early Life and Education

Chris was born on 10 November 1974. He was born in Turramurra, on Sydney’s Upper North Shore, and was the youngest of four siblings. He was raised in Turramurra and attended Pymble Public School. Chris later studied at Barker College, and obtained a Bachelors of Arts (majoring in Contemporary Music) with a Diploma of Education from Macquarie University in Sydney, when he graduated in 1997.

He began his career in his twenties as a stand-up comedian while also working as a childcare worker at Turramurra North Public School and a shop assistant.

Chris Lilley Career

In 2003, Lilley made his debut in Bif Bite, a Seven Network comedy programme, in which he portrayed extreme sports enthusiast Extreme Darren and the high-school drama teacher Mr. G. A character that he continued in Summer Heights High.

Big Bite was nominated for Best Television Comedy Series at the 2003 Australian Film Insitute Awards, marking the first time a comedy program from a commercial television network had ever been nominated at the Australian Film Institute Awards. It did not win. The producers co-credited Lilley; however, the show lasted only one series before being spun off into a comedy/variety program. Lilley was a recurring guest on the program, but it was canceled after only a few episodes.

Chris Lilley News and Controversy

It was an ongoing rumor that Chris is gay. However, it turned to be just a hoax. Chris Lilley does not appear to gay.
In the past years, he was reportedly in a live-in relationship with his then-girlfriend, Milly Gategno.
Chris might have many breakups until now and, taking that into consideration, he might not be gay.

Following the 2020 Black Lives Matter protests, BBC iPlayer removed Jonah From Tonga from its online streaming service. On 11 June 2020, Netflix confirmed it had removed four of Lilley’s series from its streaming service, also in response to the Black Lives Matter Protests and movement. In the weeks following these events, Lilley posted multiple videos of content involving the Jonah character to his YouTube channel.

Chris Lilley, the creator of Summer Heights High, will be returning to television with six new characters in his new Netflix show.


Here is the full bio of Chris Lilley, his age, career, movies, shows, date of birth, marriage, girlfriends, news, wife, hoax, gay, straight, college, education, nationality, ethnicity, controversy, religion, high school, photos, salary, earnings, net worth, and details.

Full NameChristopher Daniel Lilley
Age46 Years
Date of Birth10 November 1974
EducationMacquarie University
Ex-girlfriendMilly Gatengo
MoviesSummer Heights High, Angry Boys and others
Net Worth$5-10 Million

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