Guests: Episodes with Jim Gaffigan

James Christopher Gaffigan, born July 7, 1966, is a renowned American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer known for his humorous takes on fatherhood, food, religion, laziness, and everyday life. Gaffigan maintains a “clean” comedic style, avoiding much profanity. Some of his notable comedy specials, including “Mr. Universe,” “Obsessed,” “Cinco,” and “Quality Time,” have earned Grammy nominations.

Besides his stand-up career, Gaffigan authored two books: “Dad Is Fat” (2013) and “Food: A Love Story” (2014), both published by Crown Publishers. His autobiographical TV series, “The Jim Gaffigan Show,” aired on TV Land. In both his professional and personal life, he frequently collaborates with his wife, Jeannie Gaffigan. The couple, proud parents of five children, often touch upon their Catholic faith in their work.

Gaffigan’s accolades include winning the Concert Comedian award at the 2014 American Comedy Awards. He was also recognized with a Daytime Emmy nomination in 2007 for “Pale Force,” a program he executive produced, wrote, and starred in. Furthermore, in 2016, he secured a Daytime Emmy Award for his role as a commentator on CBS Sunday Morning. Additionally, his contributions to comedy have earned him seven Grammy Award nominations.