Jimmy Failla Bio, Age, Career, Education, Radio, Family and Net Worth

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  4. Is Jimmy Failla married or does he have a girlfriend?
  5. Does Jimmy Failla have any children?
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Who Is Jimmy Failla?

Jimmy Failla is an American stand-up comedian, Author, TV Pundit, and host of the syndicated show ” Fox Across America with Jimmy Failla”. The show airs every Monday to Friday from 12-3 on Fox Nation, Radio.Com, and TuneIn. In addition, the show is also available on iTunes as a podcast.


Stand-up Comedy.

He started his career as a stand-up comedian while he was still young. However, he performed his first professional; stand-up comedy at Times Square’s Ha! Comedy Club. In addition, he has also performed on Caroline’s on Broadway. Furthermore, he has appeared three-time on Gotham Comedy Live on AXS TV and was the celebrity monologue writer for the show. While writing he was providing jokes for the likes of William Shatner, Pamela Anderson, and Gary Dell’Abate. Moreover, his one-hour show stand-up titled “State of The Union,” is currently streaming on Amazon Prime.

Snakes in a Cab

Jimmy Failla and award-winning playwright Dean Imperial created the viral YouTube video “Snakes in a Cab,”. The video sparked a media frenzy and was featured in publications such as the New York Post, the Huffington Post (March 20, 2014), TMZ (March 19, 2014), TIME (March 19, 2014).

Furthermore, it was also featured in People Magazine. Failla received a lot of hate mail as a result of the video, including from PETA, an animal rights organization. The passengers’ reactions were fully unscripted, and they were required to sign a release following the prank. However, the video was released to promote his first book, Follow That Car! A Cabbie’s Guide To Conquering Fears, Achieving Dreams And Finding A Public Restroom.

A photo of Jimmy Failla
A photo of Jimmy Failla

How Old Is Jimmy Failla?

He was born on December 17th, 1976, he is 44 years as of 2021.

Jimmy Failla Family

Who are His parents?

He was born and raised in the US, however, he has not yet revealed any information about his family background in case of any information we will update it as soon as possible.

Does He Have Siblings?

At the moment nothing is known about his siblings

Jimmy Failla Education

He attended Division Avenue High School. After that, he joined “Nassau Community College.”

Jimmy Failla Wife

He is happily married to his lovely wife, Jenny Failla. The two lovebirds tied the knot on August 19th, 2006.

Jimmy Failla Kids

Failla has a son though much is not known about his son in case of any details we will update it as soon as possible.

Television Career

When it comes to TV he appears frequently on Kennedy on Fox Business. In addition, he also makes appearances on Redeye on Fox News and Strange Inheritance Unpacked. Furthermore, he has also been on ESPN’s Dream Job (Season 1, Episode 1). October 8, 2008, he appeared on The Today Show. After that, he appeared in BBC America’s Richard Hammond’s Crash Course on October 29, 2012.

He has also appeared in AXS Television’s Gotham Comedy Live on November 15, 2012, and NBC’s America’s Got Talent (Season 8). (July 2013). Failla’s tenure on AGT came to an end in controversy as he requested to be removed from the show in an open letter to the producers. It didn’t end there as it was published on the front page of the New York Post (July 13, 2013).

His reason for leaving the show was because of an un-aired portion of Failla’s first-round audition. In the audition, one of the judges Mel B termed one of his jokes as “racist”. Which led his fans to protest on his behalf. Even if Mel Deemed him he was still voted in by judge Howard Stern, Heidi Klum, and Howie Mandel voted him on to the Las Vegas round, setting off a wild celebration at the Hammerstein Ballroom.

Writing Career

Failla is the head writer for A-List Comedy, a nationwide comedy service that sends jokes and audio sketches to more than 200 radio stations every day. His first book, Follow That Car!, was published by Big Top Press in March 2014. A Cabbie’s Guide To Overcoming Fears, Realizing Dreams, And Locating A Public Restroom It was the first book published by Big Top Press, the publishing company created by CBS Sunday Morning and The Osgood File presenter Charles Osgood.

Moreover, the book was released as a 48- character audiobook which was directed by Dean Imperial and the sound editing of Grammy Award Winner Lance Neal. Furthermore, he has also written for Maxim magazine and the Huffington Post’s original Comedy site, 23/6. Moreover, he has also served as a resident host at Stupid Ass Question.com.


He was named as the host of the syndicated show ” Fox Across America with Jimmy Failla” in March 2020. Moreover, his guest list features a wide sequence of comedians and newsmakers such as Jim Gaffigan, Kennedy, Lou Dobbs, and other prominent comedians.

He made his first of several appearances on Sirius XM’s Maxim Radio in June 2006. On Howard 101, he’s appeared on The Covino and Rich Show and The Lisa Lampanelli Show.

He began co-hosting The Specialists, a critically acclaimed comic podcast, with international comedy legend Lee Camp and three-time Bunkenheimer Award winner Kenneth Wood, in September 2010. After acquiring a reputation for irreverent 30-second comedy and A-List guests like Paul Provenza (The Aristocrats), Mo Rocca (CBS), and John Fugelsang, the show racked up over a hundred thousand listeners that fall (CNN).

However, in January 2011, the show was rebranded as Off The Meter with Jimmy Failla and they incorporated multi-media star Ophira Eisenberg as another full-time co-host.

Jimmy Failla Height

He has disclosed his actual height to the public at the moment.

Jimmy Failla Net Worth

Failla’s net worth is estimated to be over $2 million.

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