Jeff Foxworthy is one of the most respected and successful comedians in the country. He is the largest selling comedy-recording artist in history, a multiple Grammy Award nominee and best-selling author of more than 26 books. In 2014, he was inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame. Widely known for his redneck jokes, his act goes well beyond that to explore the humor in everyday family interactions and human nature, a style that has been compared to Mark Twain’s.
Jeff hosted the live auction show “What’s It Worth?” for A&E in the summer of 2020. He was one of the judges on the NBC comedy competition show “Bring The Funny,” which premiered July 9, 2019 and was one of summer’s hit shows. He has his own comedy channel “Jeff and Larry’s Comedy Roundup” on SIRIUSXM, which showcases the best in great American comedy. He has a comedy special “We’ve Been Thinking” which is currently available on Netflix. He released a game called “Relative Insanity” and another called “See What I Mean”, both which provide lots of family fun. In addition to all of this he continues his live performances across the country.
Jeff hosted the FOX television game show Are You Smarter Than A 5thGraderforseveral seasons, including its return to primetime this past fall. Jeff executive produced and starred in, Foxworthy’s Big Night Out and the television series, Blue Collar TV, which he created for the WB network. Blue Collar TV came about due to the success of Blue Collar Comedy Tour, The Movie and the concert tour of the same name. The movie premiered on Comedy Central and was the highest rated movie in the channel’s history. To date the movie has sold more than 4 million units. The soundtrack for this movie has been RIAA certified gold (more than 500,000 units).
Blue Collar Comedy Tour Rides Again, the sequel to the first film has sold more than 3 million units since its release on December 7, 2004. It premiered on Comedy Central February 13, 2005 and was the 3rd most watched telecast ever leading the channel to its most watched day, weekend, and week in network history. In March of 2006, the Blue Collar boys reunited to shoot Blue Collar Comedy Tour-One For The Road in Washington, DC at the Warner Theater. The movie had its world premiere on Comedy Central, June 4, 2006 and was one of the highest rated shows on Comedy Central for 2006. The soundtrack was released on June 6, 2006 and was nominated for a 2006 Grammy award. He also filmed a comedy special for CMT in 2012 with Bill Engvall and Larry the Cable Guy titled Them Idiots Whirled Tour.
Jeff has voiced numerous characters in different animated films, including Handy Smurf in The Smurfs and Smurfs 2. He was the voice of Reggie the Rooster in the Warner Bros. film Racing Stripes, Lyle n the Disney movie Fox and The Hound II, Lindberg in the Aviators, and Charlie Horse in Hatched. July 6, 2004, marked the release of Jeff’s final solo comedy cd titled Have Your Loved Ones Spayed or Neutered. It debuted at number one on the Billboard Comedy Charts and was Jeff’s second highest selling album debut. Jeff also has an HBO special and two Showtime specials to his credit. With critical acclaim and rave reviews from the first special, Jeff landed his second Showtime special, which earned a Cable ACE Award nomination. Jeff has also been bestowed with a People’s Choice Award as “Favorite Male Newcomer” for The Jeff Foxworthy Show. Jeff started his own outdoor company, Foxworthy Outdoors, which has a line product related to outdoor living. He has a line of You Might Be A Redneck If....calendars through Andrews McMeel Publishing, which has sold millions of copies.