|Real Name/Full Name
|Joseph Charles John Piscopo
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:
|Passaic, New Jersey, USA
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:
|17 June 1951
|72 years old
|In Centimetres – 181 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 11″
|In Kilograms – 84 Kg
In Pounds – 185 lbs
|Father – Joseph P. Piscopo
Mother – Edith Piscopo
|Carol and Richard
|West Essex High School
|Kimberly Driscoll (m. 1997–2006), Nancy Jones (m. 1973–1988)
|Olivia, Michael, Joey and Alexandra Piscopo
|Comedian and Actor
If you have been following Saturday Night Live for a long time, then you must be familiar with the name Joe Piscopo. He is an actor, comedian, musician, and writer. He used to host Saturday Night Live in the early 80s, and there, he played a variety of characters. He has been a fan favorite for many years, and a lot of people want to know about him.
So if you want to know about his net worth and biography, you need to read below.
Well, how well do you know about Joe Piscopo? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Joe Piscopo’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Joe Piscopo to date.
Biography and Early Life
Joe was born in Passaic in New Jersey, and he then grew up in North Caldwell. There he went to West Essex High School, and this is where his acting career began as he became part of a drama club named “The Masquers.”
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Joe Piscopo in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Joe Piscopo’s age is 72 years old as of today’s date 28th February 2024 having been born on 17 June 1951. Though, he is 5′ 11″ in feet and inches and 181 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 185 lbs in Pound and 84kg in Kilograms.
He graduated from high school in the year 1969 and later attended the Jones College in Florida. He studies broadcast management there.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Joe got married to Nancy Jones. Nancy was also the Wheel of Fortune producer in 1973. But due to some personal issues, they both got divorced in 1988, and they also have one child together. Later in 1997, he got married to Kimberly Driscoll, and they both had three children together. They got divorced in 2006. He currently lives in Lebanon Township in New Jersey, and it is rumored that he is currently dating Jessica Nasoff.
Is Joe Piscopo Gay?
No, Joe is not gay as he has been married two times and also has four children. He is currently dating Jessica Nasoff. He has not been involved in any controversy regarding dating any other guy.
Soon after his college, Joe was hired by Saturday Night Live to be a contract player. But the problems arose when all the writers and the crew member left the show soon. Although he and Eddie Murphy stuck to the show and this brought him great fortune. This is the reason he moved to Alpine, New Jersey. He has also worked in The Joe Piscopo Special, for which he has won an award too.
He is best known for the impressions that he did on the show, and today he is best known for his best impression of Frank Sinatra. He also did a role in the spoof of Doug and Wendy Whiner.
Joe left the show SNL in the year 1984, and then he got a role in the movie with Michael Keaton. He starred in the movie Johnny Dangerously. He was also featured in the Joe Piscopo New Jersey Special for ABC.
In the late 80s, Joe started bodybuilding, and he got involved in the sport as he used to do the impressions of Bruce Springsteen on Saturday Night Live. He was once also seen on the cover of Muscle & Fitness in the year April 1988.
If we talk of the present era, he is busy with his show Piscopo in the Morning. He has hosted this show with different other hosts like Al Gattuso, Joe Sibilia, Frank Morano, and Debbie DuHaime.
He also wanted to go into politics as he was a supporter of US President Donald Trump, and he wanted to run for Governor of New Jersey as an independent. But later, he decided against this.
Joe has been nominated for the Primetime Emmy award multiple times, but he hasn’t been able to win it yet. He has won two awards till now. He has won the Atlantic City Cinefest award and the CableACE award.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Joe Piscopo in 2024
As of 2024, the total estimated net worth of Joe Piscopo is around $4 million, and most of this is from his current show titled Piscopo in the morning, and he has been busy with it. He has earned most of his wealth from his show, SNL, and today, he is earning from his talk show, which is famous worldwide.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- He was replacing the original cast on Saturday Night Live as the original cast left the show.
- He used to do some outrageous Miller Lite commercials in the 80s.
- He is a fan of the New Jersey Devils.
- If you have trouble pronouncing his surname, then it is pronounced as “pis-KUH-poh.”
- He is also the childhood friend of Judge Andrew Napolitano.
This was all about one of the most influential actors and comedians of his time. Joe is an inspiration for many out there who want to be something in the acting world. He rose from absolute bottom and made a name for himself. Today he is a successful actor and comedian and a figure worth inspiration.