- Is the youngest of six siblings.
- Competed in the Miss New Jersey pageant as a teen.
- Moved from New Jersey to Los Angeles at age 19 to pursue acting.
- Pursued stand-up comedy at 21 after a DUI, when she had to tell her story to a class of other offenders and it made them laugh.
- Big break came when she made a video of herself talking about her experiences as a waitress, sent it to L.A.'s Improv comedy club and was invited to perform there.
- Relased her first best-selling book, My Horizontal Life: A Collection of One-Night Stands, in 2005.
- Chet Handler — Brother
- Andre Balazs — Ex-significant Other
- Glen Handler — Brother
- Roy Handler — Brother
- Simone — Sister
- Shoshanna — Sister
- Rita Handler — Mother
- Seymour Handler — Father
- Ted Harbert — Ex-significant Other
- Birth Name: Chelsea Joy Handler
- Birth Place: Livingston, New Jersey, United States
- Birthday: February 25, 1975, Pisces
- Profession: Comic, Actor, Author
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