Jim Gaffigan
Jim Gaffigan

Jim Gaffigan is a famous comedian and producer, writer, and actor. He worked in more than 200 TV commercials.

Quick Biography

The real name of the comedian is James Christopher Gaffigan. He was born on 7 July 1966 at Elgin, Illinois, United States.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: James Christopher Gaffigan
Age: 54 years old
Birth Date: 7 July 1966
Birth Place: Elgin, Illinois, United States
Nationality: American
Religion: Christians
Parents: Michael A. Gaffigan & Marcia Gaffigan
Spouse: Jeannie Gaffigan
Children: Jack Gaffigan, Marre Gaffigan, Katie Louise Gaffigan, Patrick Gaffigan, Michael Gaffigan
Height: 1.83 m
Weight: 60 kg
Profession: Comedian, Actor, Writer & Producer
Net Worth in 2020: $35 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Jim Gaffigan is 54 years old. The height of Jim 1.83 m and weight is 60 kg. Jim looks a little bit old because of his age.

Education, School/College University

Jim Gaffigan studied at La Lumiere School, located in La Porte, Indiana. Jim attended Purdue University. The actor transferred to Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. In 1988, he completed a degree in 1988. During his college days, he played football.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Jim Gaffigan was born to Michael A. Gaffigan & Marcia Gaffigan. The father of Jim was Banker & Chief Executive Officer of Mercantile National Bank. His father also involved in local charity work. The mother of the comedian was a charity worker and fundraiser. In 1990, the mother of the actor died of cancer, and the father died of lung cancer in 1999. Jim was the youngest of six children. The national of Jim is American. He belongs to White ethnicity. Gaffigan is Christians. He often shares his political views with media.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Jim Gaffigan With Wife Jeannie Gaffigan
Jim Gaffigan With Wife Jeannie Gaffigan

Jim married to Jeannie Gaffigan. The couple has five children. The writer lived in a two-bedroom apartment in New York City. In 2015, he moved to a big home with his family. The actor did avoid to work Sunday because to spent time with his family.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did he get married? (married date): 26 July 2003
does he have any relationship affair? No
Is Jim Gaffigan Gay? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Jeannie Gaffigan (m. 2003)
Kids: Jack Gaffigan, Marre Gaffigan, Katie Louise Gaffigan, Patrick Gaffigan, Michael Gaffigan

Professional Life and Career

Jim Gaffigan shifted to New York to begin his career in comedy. In New York, he did a job in advertising. Jim was a very hardworking person. Gaffigan does the job in the day and takes acting classes at night. One day his friend challenges him to take a stand-up seminar, which changed his life. After that, he fell in stand-up comedy. He started play comedy clubs nightly after his classes. Due to his hectic schedule, he seeped in the job, and his boss fired him.

Jim tried various types of comedy for more than seven years. Jim regularly did audition for The Late Show with David Letterman for more than five years. Jim received success in the stand-up routine on the show. He always talks about topics related to laziness, eating, and parenthood. Gaffigan is known worldwide for his Hot Pocket Routine.

The comedian stands up material was used for animated series Shorties Watchin Shortie in 2004. Again he worked Comedy Central special, which aired in January. Later it became a comedy album called Beyond the Pale. In 2009, he released album King Baby.

The comedian recorded a Mr. Universe, which is a one-hour stand-up special. The recording was done at Warner Theatre in Washington, D.C. His comedy was available on the website for $5. He denotes %20 of his total proceed to a Bob Woodruff Foundation. In 2014, he worked in self titles comedy Jim Gaffigan: Obsessed. His self titled was released at Comedy Central. The album was ranked 11 on the Billboard 200.

Jim is a very good heart person who often supports several charitable causes through his stand-up comedy. The actor was part of the United Service Organization in an event at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base.  He performed in United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom at Fully Dressed Tour in 2016. The comedian is influenced by Jerry Seinfeld. Jim appeared in commercial Rolling Rock, Saturn, Chrysler, and ESPN.

He worked in a short film named Howard Cantour.com. He worked as the voice actor for several animated like Bob’s Burgers, Shorty McShorts Shorts, Wordgirl, Star VS the Forces of Evil, and many more. The actor worked in The Love Guru

Awards & Nominations

Jim Gaffigan received several nominations and awards for his work. On 26 April 2014, he received American Comedy Awards for his Concert Comedian. He gets nominated for a Daytime Emmy. Jim Gaffigan received Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Broadband Program.

Jim Gaffigan Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020

Jim Gaffigan Net Worth
Jim Gaffigan Net Worth

As of November 2020, The net worth of Jim is $35 million. The actor earns through Stand-Up Comedy, Movies, and Voice Acting.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

He once commented on Dave Chappelle’s, which gain controversy.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

Jim Gaffigan Facebook page has around 924,448 fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 2.98m followers. On the Jim Gaffigan  Instagram account, he has around 668k followers.

Jim is a very good person who often donated his money to various charity causes. He loves his family always spend with his life.

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