Jimmy Carr
Jimmy Carr
Celebrated Name: Jimmy Carr
Real Name/Full Name: James Anthony Patrick Carr
Gender: Male
Age: 51 years old
Birth Date: 15 September 1972
Birth Place: Isleworth, United Kingdom
Nationality: British, Irish
Height: 1.83 m
Weight: 65 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In relationship
Wife/Spouse (Name): Karoline Copping (2001–)
Children: N/A
Profession: British-Irish comedian, writer and television presenter
Net Worth in 2024: $18 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Jimmy Carr (full name: James Anthony Patrick Carr) is renowned as a stand-up comedian, actor, and television host, who is best known for his moniker laugh, dark humor, deadpan delivery, as well as critic interaction.

Maybe you know about Jimmy Carr very well But do you know how old and tall is he, and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Jimmy Carr’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Jimmy Carr was born in the year 1972 to Patrick James and Nora Mary, who are of Irish origin. His birthplace was Isleworth, situated inside London. Patrick James is identified as an assessor who later transformed as treasurer for one computer firm known as Unisys.

The comedian is identified as middle children from his three brothers. Moreover, he resides mainstream of his former life within southern Buckinghamshire, known as a place where he received school level education. Subsequently, he has completed the sixth form from alternate school inside High Wycombe.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 15 September 1972, Jimmy Carr is 51 years old as of today’s date 19th July 2024. His height is 1.83 m tall, and his weight is 65 kg.


Jimmy Carr started off his career by initially working in some game shows. He remained as a host of Channel 4 game based shows known as Distraction and Your Face or Mine?.

Also, he has signified 100s series of sets intended for Channel 4: 100 Worst Pop Records, 100 Greatest Cartoon Characters, 100 People Who Look Most Like Jimmy Carr, 100 Worst Britons, and 100 Scary Moments.

From the year 2004 till 2006, this celebrity has served as a host of Distraction, functioning for Comedy Central. Besides, he was even selected for the year Rose d’Or award in the year 2006, intended for “Best Game Show Host.”

Apart from that, this television host was presented in the form of a guest anchor working for an edition of Have I Got News for You. Subsequently, he also collaborated with a squad of Hislop within the edition of the show, earlier depicted during the year 2007, administered by Widdecombe.

During the year 2005, the celebrity has even hosted ‘It’s Been a Terrible Year,’ identified as a comedy review intended for the year 2004, depicted on BBC Radio 2. After Carr became acknowledged as a stand-up comedian, he initiated appearing within many Channel 4 television shows.

He even stayed as a host of a panel show entitled 8 Out of 10 Cats as well as appeared in The Big Fat Quiz of the Year, known as a comedy panel show depicted in December in order to evaluate the previous year.

Awards & Achievements

Jimmy Carr has hosted a United States edition of Distraction for Comedy Central from the period of 2004 till 2006. The actor was too nominated for the year 2006 Rose d’Or award in “Best Game Show Host.”

He initiated a tour named Gag Reflex in the year 2006, and for that, he has won the 2006 British Comedy Award for “Best Live Stand-up.”

Names of other awards he has won are Perrier Award Nominee: 2002, Time Out Award Winner: Best Stand Up 2002, Royal Television Society Award Winner: Best On-Screen Newcomer 2003 and Loaded Lafta Award 2004 – Best Stand Up.

Net Worth & Salary of Jimmy Carr in 2024

Jimmy Carr Net Worth
Jimmy Carr Net Worth

As of July 2024, Jimmy Carr has an estimated net worth of $18 million. He makes his fortune from his career as an actor, television host, and as a stand-up comedian.

The comedian has amassed his net worth well from the career in the form of a stand-up comedian. Apart from that, he earned some parts being a writer, an actor as well as an anchor for television and radio.

Being an actor, he landed his initial television short film when functioning in JC Productions along with his father. Being a host, he has hosted the United States edition of Distraction from 2004 till 2006, aired on Comedy Central. Also, Carr launched eight comedy DVDs.

Jimmy Carr is one of those stars who know how to make the audience laugh in the least possible time by his exceptional stand-up comedy skills. He even aptly knows how to present for radio and television, so he is alternatively renowned as an anchor/host.

Carr is acknowledged for his signature laugh and even for deadpan delivery, dark humor, and his one-liners.


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