About Jim Gaffigan
Jim Gaffigan is a four-time Grammy nominated comedian, actor, writer, producer, two-time New York Times best-selling author, two-time Emmy winning top touring performer, and multi-platinum-selling recording artist. He is known around the world for his unique brand of humor, which largely revolves around his observations on life.
On the silver screen, his many credits include Three Kings, Super Troopers 1 & 2, and Chappaquiddick.
2019 has been Gaffigan’s biggest year to date with eight films releasing, three which premiered at this year’s Sundance Film Festival including Troop Zero with Viola Davis and Alison Janney, Them That Follow and Light From Light.
Gaffigan also had two films this year in which he was the lead – the comedic Being Frank and the dark thriller American Dreamer, and he was seen alongside Alec Baldwin and Salma Hayek in Drunk Parents.
Additionally, Gaffigan recently released his unprecedented seventh stand-up special, Quality Time, with Amazon Studios making history as their first original comedy special. He also continues to tour around the world.
In addition to two seasons of the critically acclaimed semi-autobiographical The Jim Gaffigan Show, which he wrote and produced with his wife Jeannie, and his widely popular stand-up comedy specials, Gaffigan has guest starred on many television comedies and dramas, ranging from Portlandia and Bob’s Burgers to the HBO cult hits Flight of the Concords to dramatic roles in Law & Order.
Last updated: November, 2019