How much is Jim Jefferies worth? $9 Million
How did Jim Jefferies earn his money and wealth?
Jim Jefferies was born on 14 February 1977. His main profession is to bring a smile on the face of his fans and audience by doing Stand-up comedy. He is also known for working in comedy movies and TV shows. Jefferies rose to stardom with his own show legit (2013-2014) and his late night show, The Jim Jefferies Show. Jefferies grabbed the attention of the media and viewers and gained the international fame in 2007 when he performed at the Manchester Comedy Store. He was attacked on stage which can be seen in his comedy act in his 2008 released DVD, Contraband. He became popular in the United States after his debut in HBO special, I Swear to God.
Jefferies has not only performed on comedy stores but also performed at several festivals like the Just for Laughs Festival, Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Glastonbury Festival and the Reading and Leeds Festivals. Jim has also performed Spots on Comedy Blue, Beyond for Comedy Central and The World Stands Up. Besides making people laugh, Jefferies has also featured in some movies. In 2014, he appeared in an American low budget movie, Me and My Mates vs the Zombie Apocalypse. In the movie, he starred opposite comedians Greg Fleet and Alex Williamson. The movie premiered on 25 July in 2015 at Australian Cinema. The movie was a hit and was released on DVD and on Vimeo in countries like New Zealand in the same year 2015 and in the UK, US, and Ireland in 2016.
From 2010-2012, Jefferies co-hosted along with the comedian, actor and his former roommate, Eddie Ifft, the show called Jim and Eddie Talkin’ Shit. However later, Jefferies left the show because of his busy schedule. Jefferies gained the fame from his hit comedy show Legit premiered in 2013 on 17 January on FX. Two seasons of the show were premiered in 2013 and 2014 respectively with later season releasing on FXX. The series received a positive response from the critics and the disabled community for the depiction of people suffering from mental and physical disabilities.
In 2017, Jim Jefferies wrote and produced his own show on the Comedy Central with the name The Jim Jefferies Show. The series contained 10 episodes which were telecasted weekly. In the show, Jefferies puts the spotlight on politics and the current issues going around in the world. After observing the popularity of the show, The Comedy Central extended the show with 10 more episodes in 2017.
Jefferies was in a relationship with the actress Kate Luyben and both have a son, Hank, born in 2012.
What are the most popular appearances of Jim Jefferies?
- Legit (2013-2014)
- Me and My Mates vs the Zombie Apocalypse (2015)
- Punching Henry (2016)
- Killing Hasselhoff (2017)
- Jim Jefferies: Freedumb (2016)
- The Jim Jefferies Show (2017)