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|Desc||Janeane poses with fans|
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American stand-up comedienne
Janeane Garofalo is ...
|Born||28 September 1964 in Newton|
|Age||58 years, 7 months|
|Sex or gender||female|
|Country of citizenship||United States of America|
|Occupation||actor, radio personality, comedian, political activist, writer, film producer, film director, screenwriter, voice actor, television actor and film actor|
|Awards||Emperor Has No Clothes Award|
|Educated at||Providence College and Madison High School|
About Janeane Garofalo
Janeane Garofalo: The Sharp-Tongued Comedienne Who Redefined Stand-Up
Janeane Garofalo is a force to be reckoned with in the world of comedy. Born in Newton, New Jersey in 1964, Garofalo began her career in stand-up comedy in the late 1980s, quickly gaining a reputation for her sharp wit and biting commentary on politics and pop culture.
Garofalo's rise to fame was meteoric. She became a regular on the comedy club circuit, and in 1992, she landed a spot on the hit MTV show "You Wrote It, You Watch It." That same year, she made her film debut in the cult classic "Reality Bites," which launched her into the mainstream.
Throughout the 1990s, Garofalo continued to make a name for herself as one of the most incisive and outspoken comedians of her generation. She appeared in a string of hit films, including "The Truth About Cats and Dogs," "Romy and Michele's High School Reunion," and "The Cable Guy." She also hosted her own talk show on Comedy Central, "The Janeane Garofalo Show," and was a regular on "The Larry Sanders Show."
But it was Garofalo's stand-up comedy that truly set her apart. Her style was acerbic and unapologetic, and she tackled controversial topics with fearless abandon. She was a vocal critic of the Iraq War and the Bush administration, and her political commentary earned her a reputation as one of the most outspoken liberal voices in comedy.
Garofalo's influence on the world of comedy cannot be overstated. She paved the way for a new generation of female comedians, and her legacy continues to inspire young comics today. She remains an active performer, and her recent work includes a recurring role on the hit Netflix series "Wet Hot American Summer."
Janeane Garofalo is a true original, a comedian who has never been afraid to speak her mind and challenge the status quo. Her impact on the world of comedy is immeasurable, and her legacy will continue to inspire generations to come.
- "Janeane Garofalo." IMDb, IMDb.com, www.imdb.com/name/nm0000413/.
- "Janeane Garofalo Biography." Biography.com, A&E Networks Television, 23 Apr. 2020, www.biography.com/actor/janeane
Films - which cast members have died?
Janeane Garofalo has been a part of these films.
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Wet Hot American Summer
2001 film by David Wain
2005 American documentary film
2006 thriller and comedy-drama film
The Cable Guy
1996 film by Ben Stiller
1994 film by Ben Stiller
1999 film by Kevin Smith
1997 film by James Mangold
1999 film by Kinka Usher
The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle
2000 film by Des McAnuff
Now and Then
1995 film by Lesli Linka Glatter
Sticky: A (Self) Love Story
2016 film by Nicholas Tana
Romy and Michele's High School Reunion
1998 film by David Mirkin
Larger than Life
1996 film by Howard Franklin
2002 American comedy film
2005 film by Marc Forster
mockumentary comedy film made in 2000
2003 American crime and drama film by James Cox
1999 film by Sydney Pollack
The Truth About Cats & Dogs
1996 film by Michael Lehmann
What Planet Are You From?
2000 film by Mike Nichols
Then She Found Me
2007 film by Helen Hunt
2007 film by David Wain
The Minus Man
1999 film by Hampton Fancher
1998 film by David Veloz
2005 film by Matt Mulhern
Late for Dinner
1991 film by W. D. Richter
1998 film by Tamra Davis
1999 American comedy and drama film by Risa Bramon Garcia
1997 film by Mark Joffe
2017 film directed by Richard Levine
Bye Bye Love
1995 film by Sam Weisman
1998 crime-comedy film
1998 film by Bruce McCulloch
Satan, Hold My Hand
2013 film by Courtney Fathom Sell
Steal This Movie!
2000 film by Robert Greenwald
The Thin Pink Line
1998 film by Joe Dietl
Martin & Orloff
2002 film by Lawrence Blume
1997 film by Paul Schrader
1995 film by Wallace Wolodarsky
The Search for John Gissing
2001 film by Mike Binder
The Bumblebee Flies Anyway
1999 film by Martin Duffy
Thick as Thieves
1998 film by Scott Sanders
When Stand Up Stood Out
I Am Comic
2010 film by Jordan Brady
2009 film by Barra Grant
Al Franken: God Spoke
2006 film by Chris Hegedus
2002 film by A. J. Schnack
2003 film by Bobby Roth
Can't Stop Dancing
A Bread Factory Part One: For the Sake of Gold
Television - which cast members have died?
Janeane Garofalo has been a part of these shows.
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American animated sitcom created by Matt Groening
American crime-drama television series
Saturday Night Live
American late-night live television sketch comedy and variety show
American television series
The West Wing
American poltical drama series created by Aaron Sorkin for NBC
Two and a Half Men
King of the Hill
animated television series
Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later
British television series
American comedy-drama television series
2016 TV series
Aqua Teen Hunger Force
A show with food items named ''Master Shake'' ''Frylock'' and ''Meatwad''
American television sitcom
The Larry Sanders Show
The King of Queens
Inside Amy Schumer
The Chris Rock Show
Mad About You
1990s American TV sitcom
The Jim Gaffigan Show
American TV series
American animated series
Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp
American comedy TV series
Space Ghost Coast to Coast
American animated parody talk show
The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret
Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior
We Baby Bears
american television series
1994 American television sitcom
Mr. Show with Bob and David
Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist
Tales of the City
Strangers with Candy
The Ben Stiller Show
The Baroness Von Sketch Show
Tom Goes to the Mayor
The Shivering Truth
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