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Jim Jefferies

Biography

Foul-mouthed Australian comedian who starred in the FX comedy series Legit with Peter O’Fallon, which premiere in 2013. His 4th standup special Completely Functional, premiered on Dvd movie in 2012. He produced his mainstream debut on HBO along with his humor special. He’s a frequent visitor in the Opie and Anthony Present. He and partner Kate Luyben got a son called Hank on November 6, 2012. He made an appearance in an bout of Nevermind the Buzzcocks with Noel Fielding.

Quick Facts


Date Of Birth February 14, 1977
Place Of Birth Sydney, Australia
Height 1.77 m
Profession Comedian
Education St Ives High School, Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts
Nationality Australian
Children Hank Jefferies
Partner Kate Luyben, Kate Luyben
Movies Killing Hasselhoff, Dying Laughing, Punching Henry, Me and My Mates vs the Zombie Apocalypse, Jim Jefferies: BARE, Jim Jefferies: Fully Functional, Jim Jefferies: I Swear to God
TV Shows Legit, The Jim Jefferies Show, Down and Dirty with Jim Norton, Grouchy Young Men
Star Sign Aquarius

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#Fact
1Merciless lampooner of Oscar Pistorius.
2Former opera singer. Had to quit after developing vocal nodules. Performed in the chorus of the Australian Opera on productions of Charles Gounod's Roméo et Juliette (Romeo and Juliet) and Richard Wagner's Der fliegende Holländer (The Flying Dutchman).
3November 7, 2012 girlfriend, Kate Luyben, gave birth to their son, Hank.


Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jim Jefferies: Freedumb2016TV Special
Jim Jefferies: BARE2014TV Special written by
LegitTV Series creator - 26 episodes, 2013 - 2014 written by - 26 episodes, 2013 - 2014
Funny as Hell2011-2013TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Jim Jefferies: Fully Functional2012TV Special documentary written by
Jim Jefferies Alcoholocaust2010Video written by
Just for Laughs2010TV Series writer - 1 episode
Jim Jefferies: I Swear to God2009TV Special written by
Jim Jefferies: Contraband2008Video written by

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Punching Henry2016Charlie
Killing Hasselhoff2016
Me and My Mates vs. The Zombie Apocalypse2015Joel
The Librarians2014TV SeriesBritish Santa
Bad Judge2014TV SeriesKeith
Legit2013-2014TV SeriesJim Jefferies
Tainted Love2013TV SeriesPriest (2013)
Comedy Cuts2007TV Series
The Last Chancers2004TV SeriesWoppit

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jim Jefferies: BARE2014TV Special executive producer
Legit2013TV Series executive producer
Jim Jefferies: Fully Functional2012TV Special documentary executive producer
Jim Jefferies: I Swear to God2009TV Special executive producer

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Everybody Has an Andy Dick Story2016TV Movie documentary post-productionHimself
Real Time with Bill Maher2017TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The History of Comedy2017TV Series documentaryJim Jefferies
Goddamn Comedy Jam2017TV SeriesHimself (2016)
@midnight2015-2016TV SeriesHimself
The Goddamn Comedy Jam2016TV MovieHimself
Chelsea2016TV SeriesHimself
Conan2013-2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Not Safe with Nikki Glaser2016TV SeriesHimself
Jim Jefferies: Freedumb2016TV SpecialHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2013-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Dying Laughing2016DocumentaryHimself
World's Funniest2015TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
Why? With Hannibal Buress2015TV SeriesHimself
Misery Loves Comedy2015DocumentaryHimself
Hell's Kitchen2014TV SeriesHimself - Restaurant Patron
Last Call with Carson Daly2014TV SeriesHimself
Jim Jefferies: BARE2014TV SpecialHimself
Kevin Pollak's Chat Show2014TV SeriesHimself
The Pete Holmes Show2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Funny as Hell2011-2013TV SeriesHimself - Comedian
Love You, Mean It with Whitney Cummings2013TV SeriesHimself
The Footballers' Football Show2012TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
Jim Jefferies: Fully Functional2012TV Special documentaryHimself
Carpool2011TV SeriesHimself - Passenger
Most Annoying People 20102010TV Movie documentaryHimself (as Jim Jeffries)
Jim Jefferies Alcoholocaust2010VideoHimself
Just for Laughs2010TV SeriesHimself - Comedian
The Green Room with Paul Provenza2010TV SeriesHimself
Most Annoying People 20092009TV Movie documentaryHimself
Jim Jefferies: I Swear to God2009TV SpecialHimself
8 Out of 10 Cats2008TV SeriesHimself
Jim Jefferies: Contraband2008VideoHimself
Down and Dirty with Jim Norton2008TV SeriesHimself
The British Suck in Bed2008TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Most Annoying Pop Songs.... We Hate to Love2007TV Series documentaryHimself
Have I Got News for You2007TV SeriesHimself
Have I Got News for You: The Inevitable Internet Spin-Off2007TV Series shortHimself
The World's Most Offensive Joke2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Never Mind the Buzzcocks2005-2006TV SeriesHimself
U 1998 - en serie med historier1997TV Series documentaryHimself - Soccer Player

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Z-Listers2014Himself
Hellbound?2012DocumentaryHimself - Comedian

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#Trademark
1Slurred Australian accent
2His use of foul language in his stand up shows.

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