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Janeane Garofalo

Janeane, the petite woman with the acerbic wit, was born in Newton, New Jersey, in 1964, to Joan, a secretary, and Carmine Garofalo, an Exxon executive. She is of Italian and Irish descent. Janeane had many jobs before breaking into show biz. She worked as a bike messenger, a shoe salesperson, waitress and temp secretary. Watching David Letterman ...

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Sep 28, 1964 In Newton, New Jersey, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Comic Remix
Latest Project:
Movie 3rd Street Blackout 2016-04-29

Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 11 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Ratatouille
Poster of Wet Hot American Summer
Poster of Dogma
Poster of Mystery Men
Movie Blue Angel Magda Moynahan 2017
Movie Werewolf Bitches from Outer Space Unknown 2017
Movie The Happys Unknown 2016
Movie Little Boxes Unknown 2016
Movie Sticky: A (Self) Love Story Unknown 2016
Movie Stark Raving Normal Unknown 2016
Movie 3rd Street Blackout June Sherman 2016-04-29
Movie Speech & Debate Unknown 2016
Series The Green Room with Paul Provenza Unknown 2016-02-12
Series Paul the Male Matchmaker Unknown 2016-03-01
Movie The Quest for the Titan Herself / Stith 2016-02-12
Movie Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché Herself 2016-02-10
Series International Ghost Investigators Unknown 2015
Series Inside Amy Schumer Unknown 2015
Movie Adventures in Comedy Unknown 2015
Movie Misery Loves Comedy Herself 2015-04-14
Series The Jim Gaffigan Show Unknown 2015-07-15
Movie Hurricane of Fun: The Making of Wet Hot Herself 2015-07-24
Series Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp Unknown 2015-07-31
Series Park Bench with Steve Buscemi Unknown 2014
Series Best Bars in America Unknown 2014
Series Broad City Unknown 2014
Series Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce Unknown 2014
Movie Free the Nipple Unknown 2014
Movie Like Me Herself 2014
Movie Lovesick Fool - Love in the Age of Like Unknown 2014
Movie A Little Game Unknown 2014
Series American Viral Unknown 2014
Movie The American Side Unknown 2014
Movie Showing Up Herself 2014-02-25
Movie The Assistant Unknown 2013
Movie Satan, Hold My Hand Unknown 2013
Movie Paulie Unknown 2013
Series F to 7th Unknown 2013
Movie The Muslims Are Coming! Unknown 2013
Movie Why We Laugh: Funny Women Unknown 2013
Series Gotham Comedy Live Unknown 2013
Series Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell Unknown 2013
Movie Departure Date Unknown 2012
Movie Mighty Fine Unknown 2012
Series Match Game Unknown 2012
Movie Vanilla Ice Archive Unknown 2012-07-16
Movie General Education Unknown 2012
Movie Bad Parents Unknown 2012
Movie Occupy Unmasked Unknown 2012
Movie Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior - Alternate Reality: The New Criminal Minds Unknown 2011
Movie (A)sexual Unknown 2011
Movie Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior - House of Corpses Unknown 2011
Movie Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior - Loved Ones Unknown 2011
Movie Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior - Inside the Red Cell Unknown 2011
Movie Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior - The Profiler Unknown 2011
Series Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior Unknown 2011
Movie Barbershop Punk Unknown 2010
Series New York Stand-Up Show Unknown 2010-01-08
Movie I Am Comic Unknown 2010-01-28
Series The Horrible Terrible Misadventures of David Atkins Unknown 2010
Movie Janeane Garofalo: If You Will - Live in Seattle Unknown 2010
Series Ugly Americans Unknown 2010
Series The Hour Unknown 2010
Movie Gimme Shelter Unknown 2010
Movie Idiots Unknown 2010
Series The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret Unknown 2010
Movie Labor Pains Unknown 2009
Series Vicariously Unknown 2009
Series Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2009-03-02
Movie Love Hurts Unknown 2009
Series Delocated Unknown 2009-02-01
Movie W.T.F. (W., Thanks and Farewell): A Look Back at the Bush Years Unknown 2009
Movie 24 in 24 Unknown 2009
Series Head Case Unknown 2008
Movie The Guitar Unknown 2008
Movie A Bad Situationist Unknown 2008
Movie Tropic Thunder: Rain of Madness Unknown 2008
Series Séries express Unknown 2008-04-17
Movie Girl's Best Friend Mary 2008-02-02
Series 60/90 Unknown 2008-05-08
Movie The Ten Unknown 2008-08-21
Series The Comedy Can Television Series Unknown 2007
Movie Then She Found Me Unknown 2007
Movie Manufacturing Dissent Unknown 2007-10-19
Series Greek Unknown 2007-07-09
Movie Law Dogs Unknown 2007
Movie Ratatouille Colette 2007-06-29
Movie The Making of 'The Larry Sanders Show' Unknown 2007
Series Wainy Days Unknown 2007-07-30
Movie Southland Tales General Teena MacArthur 2007-12-07
Movie Ratatouille Unknown 2007
Series Urban Rush Unknown 2007
Series Aqua Teen Hunger Force Unknown 2006
Series Spicks and Specks Unknown 2006
Movie THS Investigates: Starving for Perfection Herself 2006
Movie Al Franken: God Spoke Unknown 2006-04-30
Series Freak Show The Bearded Clam 2006-10-04
Series Campus Ladies Unknown 2006
Series The Henry Rollins Show Unknown 2006-04-01
Series Reel Comedy Unknown 2006
Movie The Wild Bridget 2006-04-14
Series Metalocalypse Unknown 2006-08-06
Movie A Comic's Climb at the USCAF Unknown 2005
Movie Duane Hopwood Unknown 2005
Movie The Entertainment Weekly Guide: Guilty Pleasures Unknown 2005
Movie Deal Unknown 2005
Series The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Unknown 2005-01-03
Series Ideal Unknown 2005-09-15
Movie Stay Unknown 2005
Movie Fuck Unknown 2005
Movie Jiminy Glick in Lalawood Dee Dee 2005-05-06
Series Stella Unknown 2005
Movie Nadine in Date Land Unknown 2005
Movie Junebug and Hurricane Unknown 2004
Series Pilot Season Unknown 2004
Movie Cop Land: The Making of an Urban Western Unknown 2004
Series Hannity & Colmes Unknown 2004
Series Tanner on Tanner Herself 2004-10-05
Series Tom Goes to the Mayor Unknown 2004-11-14
Movie Bush Family Fortunes: The Best Democracy Money Can Buy Unknown 2004-09-28
Series Shorties Watchin' Shorties Herself 2004-04-28
Series Comedy Central Presents: 100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time Unknown 2004-04-12
Series Staffers Unknown 2004
Series Disclosure Unknown 2004
Movie Outlaw Comic: The Censoring of Bill Hicks Host 2003-06-15
Series The Belzer Connection Unknown 2003-09-09
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Series Real Time with Bill Maher Unknown 2003-02-21
Movie Dangerous Living: Coming Out in the Developing World Narrator 2003-06-07
Series Heroes of Comedy: Women on Top Unknown 2003-03-01
Movie Manhood Unknown 2003
Movie Ash Tuesday Unknown 2003
Movie Wonderland Unknown 2003-10-24
Series Two and a Half Men Unknown 2003-09-22
Movie Behind the Microphone: Kiki's Delivery Service Unknown 2003
Movie When Stand Up Stood Out Unknown 2003
Movie Nobody Knows Anything! Unknown 2003
Movie Brilliant But Cancelled Unknown 2002
Movie TV's Most Censored Moments Unknown 2002
Movie Just for Laughs Unknown 2002
Movie Martin & Orloff Unknown 2002
Movie Gigantic (A Tale of Two Johns) Unknown 2002
Movie The Laramie Project Unknown 2002
Series Now Unknown 2002-02-01
Series Intimate Portrait Unknown 2002
Series Comic Remix Unknown 2002
Movie Wet Hot American Summer Beth 2002-04-11
Movie Big Trouble Unknown 2002
Movie Steal This Movie Anita Hoffman 2002-06-28
Movie The Best of Colin's Sleazy Friends Unknown 2001
Series Primetime Glick Unknown 2001-06-20
Series 24 Unknown 2001-11-06
Movie The Search for John Gissing Unknown 2001
Series Dinner for Five Unknown 2001-07-07
Movie Ben Stiller Uncensored Unknown 2001
Movie Housekeeping Unknown 2001
Series Strangers with Candy Unknown 2000
Movie The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle Unknown 2000
Movie Behind the Scenes at 'Daria' Unknown 2000
Movie The Independent Unknown 2000
Movie Spotlight on Location: Mystery Men Unknown 2000
Movie Let Me In, I Hear Laughter Herself 2000-02-10
Series Rove Live Unknown 2000-10-09
Series Ed Unknown 2000-10-08
Movie Jim Carrey Uncensored Unknown 2000
Movie AFI's 100 Years... 100 Laughs: America's Funniest Movies Unknown 2000
Movie What Planet Are You From? Unknown 2000
Movie Titan A.E. Unknown 2000
Movie The Cherry Picker Unknown 2000
Movie MTV Video Music Awards 1999 Unknown 1999
Movie 25 Lame Unknown 1999
Movie MTV Uncensored Unknown 1999
Movie Torrance Rises Unknown 1999
Movie Thick as Thieves Unknown 1999
Movie 200 Cigarettes Unknown 1999
Movie The Bumblebee Flies Anyway Unknown 1999
Movie Daring to Resist: Three Women Face the Holocaust Unknown 1999
Movie The Minus Man Unknown 1999
Movie 1999 MTV Movie Awards Unknown 1999
Series Loose Women Unknown 1999-09-06
Movie Mystery Men The Bowler 1999-08-06
Series The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn Unknown 1999-03-31
Series The Sopranos Unknown 1999-01-10
Series The Martin Short Show Unknown 1999-09-13
Series The West Wing Unknown 1999-09-22
Movie Comics Come Home 5 Herself 1999-12-19
Movie Can't Stop Dancing Unknown 1999
Movie Dogma Liz 1999-11-12
Movie Guide to Music and South by Southwest Unknown 1998
Series Bravo Profiles: The Entertainment Business Unknown 1998-10-04
Series Sin City Spectacular Unknown 1998
Series The King of Queens Unknown 1998-09-21
Series Celebrity Deathmatch Unknown 1998-01-25
Movie Half Baked Unknown 1998-01-16
Series The Roseanne Show Unknown 1998-09-14
Movie Permanent Midnight Unknown 1998
Movie Clay Pigeons Agent Dale Shelby 1998-09-25
Movie The Ms. Foundation's Women of Comedy Unknown 1998
Series Felicity Unknown 1998-09-29
Movie The Thin Pink Line Unknown 1998-10-07
Movie Dog Park Unknown 1998
Movie Saturday Night Live: The Best of Mike Myers Unknown 1998
Movie Saturday Night Live: The Best of Chris Farley Unknown 1998
Movie Cop Land Deputy Cindy Betts 1997-08-15
Movie Janeane Garofalo Herself 1997-08-23
Movie TV Nation: Volume Two Unknown 1997
Movie Romy and Michele's High School Reunion Unknown 1997-04-25
Movie MTV Video Music Awards 1997 Unknown 1997-03-05
Movie Denis Leary: Lock 'N Load Unknown 1997
Series Fox After Breakfast Unknown 1997
Series King of the Hill Unknown 1997-01-12
Series The Chris Rock Show Unknown 1997-02-07
Movie Touch Unknown 1997-02-14
Series The 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1997
Movie The MatchMaker Unknown 1997-10-03
Series Viva Variety Unknown 1997
Movie Sweethearts Unknown 1997
Movie Comics Come Home 3 Unknown 1997
Series The Anti Gravity Room Unknown 1997
Movie The Cable Guy Medieval Times Waitress 1996-06-14
Series The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Series The O'Reilly Factor Unknown 1996-10-07
Series The Rosie O'Donnell Show Unknown 1996-06-10
Movie The Truth About Cats & Dogs Abby 1996-04-26
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-06
Movie Mr. Show with Bob and David: Fantastic Newness Various Characters 1996-03-06
Movie Larger Than Life Unknown 1996-11-01
Series Never Mind the Buzzcocks Unknown 1996-11-12
Movie MTV Video Music Awards 1996 Unknown 1996
Series Saturday Night Special Unknown 1996-04-13
Series Not Necessarily the Election Unknown 1996
Movie Kicking Aspen: Extreme Comedy Unknown 1996
Movie Kids in the Hall: Brain Candy Unknown 1996
Movie 1996 MTV Movie Awards Herself - Co-Host 1996
Series The L.A. Thing with John Doe Unknown 1995
Movie The State's 43rd Annual All-Star Halloween Special Unknown 1995
Movie The 17th Annual CableACE Awards Herself 1995-12-06
Series Mr. Show with Bob and David Unknown 1995-11-03
Series Comedy Product Unknown 1995
Movie I Shot a Man in Vegas Unknown 1995
Series Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist Unknown 1995
Movie Now and Then Unknown 1995
Movie Bye Bye Love Lucille 1995-03-17
Movie Coldblooded Unknown 1995
Series NewsRadio Unknown 1995-03-21
Series Small Doses Unknown 1994
Movie The Making of 'Reality Bites' Unknown 1994
Series TV Nation Unknown 1994
Movie Girls' Night Out Unknown 1994
Movie Suspicious Unknown 1994
Series Space Ghost Coast to Coast Unknown 1994-04-15
Series Ellen Unknown 1994-03-30
Series Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man Unknown 1994-03-05
Series Dennis Miller Live Unknown 1994-04-22
Movie Montreal International Comedy Festival '94 Herself 1994-03-05
Series HBO Comedy Half-Hour Unknown 1994
Movie Reality Bites Vickie Miner 1994-02-18
Series HBO First Look Unknown 1994-03-01
Movie The 45th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1993
Movie Morning Man at 88.0 Unknown 1993
Series WWF Raw Unknown 1993-01-11
Series The Adventures of Pete & Pete Unknown 1993-12-05
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Series Late Show with David Letterman Unknown 1993-08-30
Series Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City Unknown 1993
Series America Undercover Unknown 1993-03-05
Series The Ben Stiller Show Unknown 1992
Series Stand-Up Stand-Up Unknown 1992
Movie The 15th Annual Young Comedians Special Unknown 1992
Series The Larry Sanders Show Paula 1992-08-15
Series Vicki! Unknown 1992-08-31
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Series Mad About You Unknown 1992-09-23
Movie That's What Women Want Unknown 1992
Movie Laughing Back: Comedy Takes a Stand Herself 1992-03-07
Movie Passion Unknown 1991
Movie Late for Dinner Unknown 1991
Series Sex in the 90's Unknown 1991
Series Home Improvement Unknown 1991-09-17
Series Seinfeld Unknown 1990-05-31
Series Law & Order Unknown 1990-09-13
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie Kiki's Delivery Service Unknown 1989
Series American Experience Unknown 1988-10-04
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Series An Evening at the Improv Unknown 1982
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14