Jim Jefferies

Submitted by on Sep 29, 2015

Jim Jeffries

Geoff James Nugent (born February 14, 1977) in show business is better known as Jim Jeffries (formerly Jim Jefferies) ( Jim Jefferies ), is an Australian comedian, actor, screenwriter and producer.

Jefferies first gained international popularity after he was attacked on stage during a performance in the Manchester Comedy Store . At the time, Jefferies has included the incident (including video of the of event), in his subsequent statement: it can be seen on his DVD was released in 2008 under the name “ Jim Jefferies: Contraband “. He became known in the US after its popular debut as a standup comedian-channel HBO.

Jefferies spoke at numerous festivals, including the Edinburgh Festival, the Montreal Comedy Festival ( The comedy festival “Just for fun”), the South African Cape Town Comedy Festival, Reading and Leeds Festivals and Glastonbury Festival. He appeared on the British comedy TV shows such as:” Never Mind the Buzzcocks “, “

I’ve got news for you “,” show Heaven and Earth “and” 8 out of 10 cats “and the American sitcom” In the dressing room with Paul Provenza “. Jefferies also spoke at the World standup . Comedy Blue and Edinburgh and Beyond channel Comedy Central .

He was also featured on various radio programs, including BBC Radio 5 Live on Saturday morning (sports show), and Opie and Anthony Fighting Talk .

Jefferies has launched a podcast, Jim and Eddie Talkin ‘Shit (Jim and Eddie Talkin’ Shit), twice a week with a colleague / friend – comedian Eddie Ifft. It was recorded in a house Ifft in Los Angeles. In December 2012, Jefferies left the podcasts because of his filming schedule of his television series, “ Normally, “.

Comedy Series “ Normally, “, was shown for the first time January 17, 2013 on channel FX. The second season was released February 26, 2014 and was moved to the FXX . The series has received positive attention for the image of people with mental retardation and physical disabilities. May 14, 2014, it was announced that the show “ Normally, ” has been canceled and will not be a third season.

In February 2014, he starred in the low-budget Australian feature film titled “ Me and my friends against the zombie apocalypse ” with the Australian comedians Greg Fleet and Alex Williamson, the film was released in 2015 .

Once the eight years of his life in London, UK. Jim moved to Los Angeles. where at the moment and lives.

Jeffries is in a relationship with actress Kate Luyben. Their son Hank was born on 6 November 2012. Jeffries is an atheist.

He is a fan of English football club “ Fulham ” from the time that he lived in London. It – also a fan of baseball club Los Angeles Dodgers .

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