Jeff Foxworthy is one of the most respected and successful comedians in the country. A true jack-of-all-trades, Foxworthy has found significant success in television, film, recorded comedy and literature. His act goes well beyond his famed “redneck” jokes to explore the humor in everyday family interactions and human nature.
Since 2007, Foxworthy has hosted Fox’s hit show Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? In 2004, he starred in and executive-produced the television series Blue Collar TV, following the success of Blue Collar Comedy Tour: The Movie. Foxworthy has also voiced roles in films such as Racing Stripes and The Fox and the Hound 2.
In addition to his success in television and film, Foxworthy is the largest-selling comedy-recording artist in history. Two of his albums have been RIAA-certified triple platinum, and he has been nominated for a Grammy Award five times. He has also published more than 20 books.Away from the spotlight, Foxworthy is a major supporter and fundraiser for the Duke University Children’s Hospital in Durham, NC. This Georgia native remains true to his Southern roots and lives with his wife and two daughters in Atlanta.