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Jeff Foxworthy

Comedian
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Net worth 2018: $100 Million
Residence: Atlanta
Country: United States
BirthDay: 6 September 1958
Sigh: Libra
Height: 1.78 m
Education: Hapeville High School, Atlanta, GA - Georgia Institute of Technology,,
BIOGRAPHY

Jeff Foxworthy was bornon 6 September 1958 in Atlanta, American, is Comedian. Jeffrey Marshall “Jeff” Foxworthy is a stand-up comedian and actor who rose to fame with his ‘You might be a redneck’ one-liners. More than just a comic or a television personality, he is also the best selling author of more than 26 books. In a career spanning over a quarter of a century, Foxworthy has released six comedy albums two of which were certified multi-platinum in the U.S. The son of an IBM executive, he decided to follow in his father’s footsteps and aimed for a corporate career himself. However, some quirk of fate made him participate in the Great Southeastern Laugh-off held at Atlanta’s Punchline comedy club. His win convinced him to ditch his corporate job and try his hand at a comedic career. Today he is regarded as the largest selling comedy-recording artist and has been nominated for the Grammy Award several times. He has made several forays into television as well and launched his own sitcom, ‘The Jeff Foxworthy Show’. He also hosted the ‘Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?’ and several other television shows that boosted his mass appeal tremendously. He is a member of one of the most successful comedy tours of all time, ‘The Blue Collar Comedy Tour’ which also has Larry The Cable Guy and Ron White as its members.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2018

$100 Million

TIMELINE
2009

He presented the syndicated version of the quiz game show, ‘Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?’ from September 2009 till March 2011

2004

He released his comedy CD, ‘Have Your Loved Ones Spayed or Neutered’ in 2004

2003

The tremendous popularity of the comedy tour inspired the comedians to release three DVD movies : ‘Blue Collar Comedy Tour: The Movie’ (2003), ‘Blue Collar Comedy Tour Rides Again’ (2004), and ‘Blue Collar Comedy Tour: One for the Road ‘ (2006)

2000

, starting from Nebraska in 2000 and finishing at Washington D

1999

He hosted a weekly syndicated radio show, ‘The Foxworthy Countdown’ which debuted in 1999

1998

He was invited to host the Country Weekly’s ‘TNN Music City News Country Awards’ shows for three consecutive years from 1998 till 2000

1995

He starred in ‘The Jeff Foxworthy Show’ in 1995 which was a sitcom based on his comedy routines

1993

He released a comedy album ‘You Might Be a Redneck If…’ in 1993 which peaked at No

1990

Over the decade of the 1990s, he released three more comedy albums: ‘Games Rednecks Play’ (1995), ‘Crank It Up: The Music Album’ (1996), and ‘Totally Committed’ (1998)

1985

He married Pamela Gregg in 1985 and has two daughters with her

1984

When the Atlanta’s Punchline comedy club announced the Great Southeastern Laugh-off in 1984, his co-workers urged him to participate

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