James Christopher Gaffigan is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer. His material often addresses fatherhood, laziness, food, religion, and general observations. He is regarded as a “clean” comic, using little profanity in his routines.
Jim Gaffigan Net Worth 2022
|Net Worth:||$30 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Jul 7, 1966 (56 years old)|
|Height:||6 ft (1.83 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Television producer, Screenwriter, Comedian, Voice Actor, Film Producer, Writer, Author|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
Jim Gaffigan was born on 7 July 1966 in Illinois, USA to Michael Ambrose Gaffigan and Marcia Miriam. He has five siblings. He is of Irish descent. Right from a young age, he wanted to be an actor. As for his education, he finished high school at La Lumiere School and went on to graduate from McDonough School of business in 1988 and studied finance back in college.
Gaffigan married actress Jeannie Gaffigan (née Noth), in July 2003. Together, the couple have five children. Jeannie is a frequent collaborator with Gaffigan, and helps him write and work on much of his material. She is a credited writer and/or producer on many of his comedy works, his two books, and also his television show.
Jim Gaffigan Favorite Things
|Favorite Actor||Robert Downey Jr.|
|Favorite Actress||Not Know|
|Favorite Singer||Not Know|
|Favorite Food||Not Know|
|Favorite Song||Not Know|
|Favorite Sportsman||Lionel Andrés Messi|
|Favorite Movie||Don’t Know|
|Favorite Cricketer||Virat Kohli|
|Favorite Footballer||Lionel Andrés Messi|
|Favorite TV Show||Not Know|
Jim Gaffigan Highlights
Here are the best highlights of Jim Gaffigan’s career:
- Jim Gaffigan: King Baby (Stand Up, 2009)
- American Dreamer (Movie, 2018)
- Being Frank (Movie, 2018)
- Troop Zero (Movie, 2019)
- Tesla (Movie, 2020)
After completing university, within two years he made his mind up to move to New York to become a comedian. He did his first stand-up comedy after a friend of his dared him to. Post that he took that seriously and held many stand-up shows. His stand-up materials were first featured in Shorties Watchin’ Shortie. His comedy special called Obsessed was a hit-making it one of the most-watched stand-up comedies of 2014.
He is very popular because he talks about laziness, his observations, and fatherhood. He has held various comedy shows that include Mr. Universe, Quality Time, and Obsessed. He has also been nominated for the Grammy awards several times. He has also written his memoir called Dad is Fat which was well received by the audience. He has also been a part of various movies like Puppet, Final, and Hacks. He has also worked as a commentator on CBS.