Jimmy Carr is a noted English stand-up comedian, actor and television host, who in addition to his hugely successful career in stand-up comedy is also known for hosting a number of popular television shows, including The Big Fat Quiz of the Year and the comedy panel game show 8 Out of 10 Cats.
He is the second of the three sons born to Nora Mary and Patrick James Carr. He began a romantic relationship with Karoline Copping in 2001.
He is both an Irish and British citizen.
In 2004, he and his brother Colin caused their father to be arrested after they accused him of harassment.
In 2009, he was heavily criticized for making fun of British soldiers who lost limbs in the front line in Iraq and Afghanistan.
After a gig I always head back to the hotel, remembering granny's words of wisdom. I cancel the late-night pizza and watch the Jonathan Ross show instead.Jimmy Carr
As soon as I did my first five minutes of stand-up I knew that I would rather be a failure at comedy than a success in marketing.Jimmy Carr
I didn't plan to be the rude middle-class comedian. You write a certain type of joke that you find funny, and mine happen to be often rude. Yes, it's juvenile, but that's me.Jimmy Carr
I don't think it's any coincidence that I lost my religious faith and 'manned up' in the same year. I was described somewhere as a lapsed Catholic, which is funny because I'm not going back! I want to achieve things rather than live life in an animalistic way.Jimmy Carr
I was a Christian. I didn't want to have sex before marriage, I was a bit uptight and not very self-confident. I was a virgin until I was 26.Jimmy Carr
is a famous English-Irish comedian,
who was born on
September 15, 1972. As a person born on this date, Jimmy Carr is listed in our database as the 14th
most popular celebrity for the day (September 15) and the 70th most popular for the year (1972).
People born on September 15
fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin.
Jimmy Carr is the 306th most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Jimmy Carr's birthday, Jimmy Carr is the 2nd most famous English-Irish.
In general, Jimmy Carr ranks as the 3534th
most popular famous person, and the 64th most popular comedian of all time.
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