Chrissy Chabert (born 20th November 1978; Age: 43 years old) is an American restaurateur who is famous as the elder sister of Lacey Chabert, the popular actress. Chrissy Chabert is only three years older than Lacey, and as such, they were quite close while they were growing up. That wonderful relationship has prevailed to date.
Though Lacey is now rich and famous, she still creates quality time for her elder sister. They have embarked on joint vacations together. She also assisted Chrissy when she opened her business. The two have also helped each other cope with various family tragedies, including the death of their beloved elder sister, Wendy, in 2021.
Chrissy Chabert is a Native of Purvis, Mississippi
Chrissy Chabert was born on the 20th of November 1978 in Purvis, Mississippi. Her nationality is American, while her ethnicity is a potpourri of various European ethnicities, thanks to her parents. Her father’s name is Tony Chabert, and he is of Cajun, Sicilian and English descent. Chrissy Chabert’s mom, on the other hand, is named Julie Chabert. She has English, Scottish and Italian ancestry.
She is the Elder Sister of Lacey Chabert, the Popular Actress and Mean Girls Star
Chrissy Chabert is famous as the elder sister of popular actress Lacey Chabert. Lacey Chabert was born in the year 1982, which means that Chrissy Chabert is about three years older than Lacey. Lacey displayed an affinity for the arts and started taking part in beauty competitions and talent hunts from the age of five upwards. She landed her first acting role in a stage production of Les Miserable in 1992.
This was at the age of 10, and Lacey Chabert has gone on to acquire an impressive filmography. She has appeared in several movies and TV series, including Lost in Space, Mean Girls, Black Christmas, Party of Five, etc. She has also scored voice roles in animated fares such as Nickelodeon’s The Wild Thunberrries. Lacey Chabert has also featured in over two dozen Hallmark Channel movies and is renowned for her work for the studio.
She Equally has Two Other Siblings, Including the Late Wendy Chabert
Asides from Lacey, Chrissy Chabert, has two other siblings. They include a sister named Wendy Chabert and a brother named Tony. Tony was diagnosed with leukemia in 2016, and his diagnosis devastated the entire family, including Chrissy. They did their best for him, including setting up GoFundMe accounts for him. Luckily, he later entered remission and had a baby with his wife in 2016/2017.
Chrissy Chabert also had an elder sister named Wendy. Wendy was born in 1975 and attended the Junior and High School for the Performing Arts. She equally completed a college degree and went on to get married and have two sons. Wendy, unfortunately, passed away in 2021 at the age of 46.
The cause of her demise was never revealed, but it must have been something unexpected, perhaps an illness. It threw Chrissy and other members of the Chabert family into deep mourning. Chrissy Chabert never reacted publicly to the death of her sister, but one can decipher how hurt she was by Lacey’s reaction.
Lacey shared several Instagram tributes in which she indicated that their heart had been shattered into millions and that the loss had left her family with broken hearts. She revealed that it wasn’t easy moving on from the tragedy but stated that they still experienced Wendy’s presence in their lives.
Chrissy Chabert is Quite Close to her Famous Younger Sister
Chrissy Chabert is still quite close to her famous younger sister. They have not allowed the small age difference to come between them. They have also not let the demands of fame and fortune to come between them and maintain the same wonderful relationship they had as kids. Chrissy Chabert acted as Lacey’s maid of honor during her wedding to her long-time boyfriend, David Nehdar, in October 2013.
The two siblings also regularly meet up for vacations. For instance, in 2019, Lacey Chabert shared pictures of her vacationing in Italy with her elder sister. She also shared pictures of them on Instagram in May 2022 and stated that she was thankful for the vacation she took with her husband, her daughter, and Chrissy.
Lacey also often posts about Chrissy and their other siblings on social media. For instance, in April 2021, the actress shared throwback pictures of them looking all cute and described them as the best sisters and brothers a girl could ask for.
Lacey Chabert’s Sister is a Restauranteur and Previously ran her Restaurant in Purvis
Chrissy Chabert is a chef and restauranteur. Before achieving this feat, she grew up in places such as Mississippi and New York and attended the New York Junior and High School for the Performing Arts. She completed her studies and obtained her diploma sometime in the 90s. Upon completing her diploma, Chrissy Chabert went on to attend and complete a bachelor’s degree at the University of Southern Mississippi.
She thereafter utilized that degree in furtherance of a fulfilling career. She worked various jobs before striking out on her own to set up a restaurant known as the Stone House in Purvis, Mississippi, in 2008. The restaurant served homemade specialty salads, paninis, burgers, Cajun specialties, etc. She ran it successfully for a couple of years before it either shot down or was sold off.
She Shares Two Sons Named Ethan and Max with her Husband
Chrissy Chabert has her social media accounts set to private. This makes it difficult to know what she is up to, but it is known that she is married to a man named Mr. Taylor, and they have two sons together. They are named Max Taylor and Ethan Taylor. Ethan is married to a photographer named Kelly, and they tied the knot in 2021. Chrissy Chabert lives in Italy with her family. She and her family relocated there at some point and remained there to date.