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John Fugelsang Biography

Birth Name:
John Joseph Fugelsang
Birth Place:
Long Island, New York, United States
Profession
TV host, actor, comedian

Fast Facts

  • Parents are a former nun and a former Franciscan monk
  • First role was the Scarecrow in his elementary school's production of The Wizard of Oz
  • Made professional acting debut at 12 as the Second Player in a regional theater production of Hamlet
  • The acclaimed one-man show Junk Male won him a 1997 Manhattan Association of Cabaret and Clubs award and landed him a job with VH1
  • Engaged in heated debate with former KKK leader David Duke on a 2000 episode of Politically Incorrect

Relationships

  • Charmien LaFramenta -- Wife