Jim Jefferies

  • Celebrity
  • Birth Name: Geoffrey Nugent
  • Birth Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Profession: Comedian, Actor
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Fast Facts

  • Was attacked on stage by an angry audience member while performing stand-up in Manchester, England, in 2007.
  • His home was once burglarized by thieves wielding a hammer and a machete.
  • Began his showbiz career using Jim Jeffries as his stage name; was forced to change the spelling to Jefferies in order to avoid confusion with another actor named Jim Jeffries.
  • Co-hosted the podcast, Jim and Eddie Talk S. with fellow comedian Eddie Ifft until 2012.

Relationships

  • Kate Luyben — Significant Other
  • Hank Jefferies — Son

College

  • Attended Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, Mount Lawley, Western Australia, Australia

Details

  • Birth Name: Geoffrey Nugent
  • Birth Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Profession: Comedian, Actor