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Jeannie Gaffigan Biography

Updated On 14 Mar, 2023 Published On 05 Jun, 2017
Jeannie Gaffigan

Facts of Jeannie Gaffigan

Date of Birth :
Age : 54 years old
Family Name : Gaffigan
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Pisces

Relationship short Statistics of Jeannie Gaffigan

What is Jeannie Gaffigan marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does Jeannie Gaffigan have ? (name): 5 Children
Is Jeannie Gaffigan having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Jeannie Gaffigan Lesbian ? No

An Emmy Award-nominated American actress, Jeannie Gaffigan is also a producer plus comedy writer. She is best known for the show, The Jim Gaffigan Show of which she was a producer and her husband, Jim Gaffigan, the host. She was the writer and producer for several seasons in The Jim Gaffigan Show from which she was awarded by Eloquentia Perfecta Award from Fordham University for her outstanding work on television and media.

Early life and Education

Jeannie Gaffigan was born on 9th March 1970 as Jeanne Louise Noth in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She is the daughter of Louise Noth and Dominique P. Noth, a film critic for the Milwaukee Journal. Dominique also used to work for the theater and currently reviews show for UrbanMilwaukee.com. 

Gaffigan was raised along with her eight siblings. Two of her siblings- Patrick Noth and Paul Noth are engaged in the film industry as actor and writer. 

Jeannie graduated from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.


Gaffigan started her career as a stage actress from a regional theater. After that, she shifted to New York and also worked in several small theaters and comedy groups.

Jeannie also acted in fiction drama, Ghost Story as Anne Coast in 1997. Moreover, she also began her career in writing and producing comedy with one of her friend and her current husband, Jim Gaffigan. Right from that time, she started assisting Jim in all in his comedy specials.

Gaffigan co-wrote an animated short series, Pale Force with her brothers, Paul North (a cartoonist) and Patrick Noth (a writer and composer) for which she was nominated an Emmy Award. Jim Gaffigan and Conan O' Brien starred in the series.

In 2003, Gaffigan produced American sitcom series, The Jim Gaffigan Show which was broadcasted on TV Land Network and won Christopher Award for the show in 2016. Later on, she appeared in a long-hour radio puzzle game show, Ask Me Another, hosted by Ophira Eisenberg. She also won Eloquentia Perfecta award from Fordham University fo her work in Television and Media

Personal Life

Jeannie Gaffigan married to Jim Gaffigan on 26th July 2003. Jim is an actor, comedian, director plus producer. The couple have directed and produced several episodes of The Jim Gaffigan Show.

Jeannie and Jim altogether have 5 children, 2 daughters, and 3 sons: Katie Lousie Gaffigan, Jack Gaffigan, Katie Lousie Gaffigan, Micheal Gaffigan and Patrick Gaffigan. Despite the busy schedule both the wife and husband spent much of their time with their children. They even canceled season 3 of The Jim Gaffigan Show to give more time to their children. This shows the lovebirds and their children are living a happy life with no signs of getting a divorce.

Gaffigan once suffered from a serious brain tumor. During that time her husband along with her children were by her side. On 2nd May 2017, she underwent a long nine-hour surgery. She is now fit and healthy without any health problems.

Net Worth

Jeannie has not revealed her net worth and salary to the media but looking at her sucess she probably has a seven-figure net worth. Talking about her husband, Jim Gaffigan, he has an estimated net worth of 6 million.

Jeannie is also involved in the marketing campaign of 2017 Chrysler Pacifica, a minivan produced by Chrysler brand and designed by Irina Zavatski and Winnie Cheung with husband, Jim Gaffigan.

Jeannie Gaffigan Married

Jeannie Gaffigan

First Marriage with Jim Gaffigan

Jeannie Gaffigan and Jim Gaffigan married on 26th July 2003. The couple is involved in the marketing campaign of 2017 Chrysler Pacifica. They have 5 children together.

Jeannie Gaffigan Children

DAUGHTER : Marre Gaffigan

Father: Jim Gaffigan

Marre is the eldest child of Jim Gaffigan and Jeannie Gaffigan and was born in 2005.

SON : Jack Gaffigan

Father: Jim Gaffigan

Jack Gaffigan is the first son born in 2006 to Jeannie Gaffigan and Jim Gaffigan.

DAUGHTER : Katie Lousie Gaffigan

Father: Jim Gaffigan

Katie Lousie Gaffigan was born on 10th May 2009 in New York.

SON : Micheal Gaffigan

Father: Jim Gaffigan

The adorable, Micheal Gaffigan was born on 19th June 2011 as fourth child in the family.

SON : Patrick Gaffigan

Father: Jim Gaffigan

Patrick Gaffigan is the youngest of five children of Jim Gaffigan and Jeannie Gaffigan. He was born in 2012.

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