Lisa Lampanelli is a stand-up comedian and high-profile insult comic who is also known as The Apprentice 12. She was raised in a middle-class family. She is the daughter of Leonard Lampugnale and Gloria. Lisa studied journalism at Syracuse University and Boston College. She started her career as a stand–up comedian in 1990 from New York. In 2005, she released a comedy on DVD “Take it Like A Man”.
Lisa Lampanelli has also appeared in the motion picture “Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector” in 2006. She has been a regular at celebrity roasts on "Comedy Central". Lisa also made a couple of television and film appearances. She is a strong supporter of the bisexuals, transgenders, gays, and lesbians. After an unsuccessful first marriage, Lisa married Jimmy Cannizzaro which ended up in divorce as well.