Todd Chrisley | Biography

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  • Full Name Michael Todd Chrisley
  • Birth Date Apr 06, 1969
  • Age 55 Years, 2 Months
  • Nationality American
  • Birthplace Georgia, USA
  • Zodiac Sign Aries
  • Occupation Real estate investor, Businessman, Producer
  • Relationship Status Married
  • Wife Julie Chrisley
  • Wedding Date May 25, 1996
  • Net Worth $1.5 million
  • Children Five
Cast of Reality Series 'Chrisley Knows Best'

Todd Chrisley | Biography

Appeared in movies like 'According to Chrisley,' and 'Growing Up Chrisley'

Todd Chrisley is an American producer known for appearing on the reality series 'Chrisley Knows Best.'

Who is Todd Chrisley? 

Michael Todd Chrisley was born on 6 April 1969 in Georgia, USA. He was raised in Westminster, South Carolina.

He was a real estate investor, and businessman before starring in Chrisley Knows Best. The reality show began in 2014 and revolved around his wealthy family's lives. It also has revived segments, series According to Chrisley, and movies Growing Up Chrisley of 2019 and Chrisley Knows Thanksgiving of 2021. 

In addition, he has also acted in the 2016 movie Sharknado 4: The 4th Awakens

In his show, Chrisley portrays a stern southern dad with a sharp tongue to his children, making him an instantly liked character. While their infamous luxurious lifestyle based on worldly things also garnered significant attention. 

Who was Todd Chrisley's First Wife?

Chrisley was initially married to his high school sweetheart Teresa Terry. They were married for six years before they got divorced in 1996. 

The same year he divorced, he remarried Julie Chrisley on 25 May. He has three children with Julie, a daughter Savannah Chrisley and sons Chase Chrisley and Grayson Chrisley. At the same time, he had two kids with Terry, Lindsie Chrisley and Kyle Chrisley.

Todd Chrisley with his family
Todd Chrisley with his family (Photo: Instagram)

Tax Fraud Case and Relationship with His Business Partner

Todd developed his on-screen reputation as a devout Christian, devoted parent, and loving spouse to his wife and mother of his five children. 

However, Todd and Julie made headlines in August 2019 when they were accused of owing the Georgia Department of Revenue more than $2.1 million in unpaid state taxes, fines, and interest. 

In addition, the prosecution also argued that the couple used the Chrisley Asset Management and provided false information to seek bank loans. Instead, they used that money to secure foreclosed properties and sell them for profit. 

Chrisley and his wife both denied the claims even after Chrisley's former business partner testified against them in court. The former partner also revealed that, unlike his appearance on the television show, Chrisley had a homosexual affair with him. And also, later, when someone found out about the affair and blackmailed them, the Chrisley family paid the person nearly $40 thousand to stop the blackmail. 

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Their fraud case is still ongoing, and the court has prohibited travel from Atlanta to California unless for the show. Furthermore, Chrisley and Chrisley Asset Management have also been under investigation and trial for wrongfully claiming their 2012 and 2013 bankruptcy. The investigation revealed that he concealed millions of dollars under his wife's name to avoid paying his mortgage and other bills. 

According to reports, they used most of their finances to purchase their wealthy lifestyle and keep their southern image on their reality show. 

However, as of June 2022, they have all denied the claims against them. As a result, their criminal trial has been set to begin in May of 2022. 

How much is Todd Chrisley's Net Worth? 

According to celebrity net worth, Chrisley has a net worth of $1.5 million. However, in addition to the fraud case, Chrisley and his wife also faced a $45 million bankruptcy, followed by tax evasion of $2.1 million.

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