|Full Name||Michelle Buteau|
|Birth Name||Michelle Buteau|
|Profession||Stand-up comedian, actress, and podcast host|
|Birth City||New Jersey|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Spouse||Gijs van der Most|
|No Of Children||2|
|Date of Birth||July 24,1977|
|Married Date||July 31,2010|
Michelle Buteau is an American actress, stand-up comedian, writer, and podcast host. She is known for her work in First Wives Club, Russian Doll, Bless the Harts, and The Circle.
Buteau is currently 43 years old. She was born on July 24, 1977, in New Jersey, United States, to parents of Lebanese descent and French descent.
Michelle's father is Haitian and her mother is Jamaican. Talking about her height, she is 5 ft and 7 in (1.7 m) tall. She attended college at Florida International University.
Buteau's net worth is estimated at $800,000 as of 2020. She started performing comedy in 2001 at the age of 24. After spending five years as a stand-up comedian, the 43-year-old landed her first television spot on Comedy Central.
In 2011, Michelle guest-appeared on the NBC sitcom Whitney. From 2012 to 2013, she appeared on the Comedy Central sketch comedy television series Key & Peele. Moreover, in 2013, the 45-year-old played the role of Wendeloquence / Mrs. Falgot in an animated sitcom, China, IL.
Esquire Magazine listed her as one of ten comedians to watch in 2017 and the following year, she started hosting the Late Night Whenever! podcast which was named "one of the best podcasts of 2018 so far" by Time Magazine.
Buteau made her film debut with the 2019 movie Isn't It Romantic, followed by Almost Love, Someone Great, and Always Be My Maybe. The 45-year-old also began hosting the WNYC podcast, Adulting that year and appeared in two television series: First Wives Club and Tales of the City.
Her other notable credits include Work It, Russian Doll, Happiest Season, The Stand-In, 2 Dope Queens, The Tick, and Bless the Harts. Recently, Michelle hosted the first season of the reality competition series, The Circle, which first aired on Netflix in January 2020.
Buteau has been married to Dutch photographer Gijs van der Most since July 31, 2010.
"Happy 9th Anniversary to the love of my life...one day I’ll figure out how to say your name properly, but for now, you’re meh boo," she wrote in her Instagram post in 2019.
Michelle struggled with infertility and underwent multiple rounds of IVF before welcoming twins; daughter, Hazel van der Most and son Otis van der Most, via surrogacy on January 20, 2019.
Buteau and her husband, Gijs, 42, now live in Bushwick, Brooklyn with their twins, where they own a furniture store called Van Der Most Modern.