Lisa Lampanelli

Stand-up Comedian and Insult Comic
Born Jul 19, 1961

Lisa Lampanelli is an Italian American stand-up comedian and insult comic. She is noted for her racy and raunchy style of comedy, which frequently includes taboo subjects such as race and homosexuality.

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1961 Birth Born on July 19, 1961.


1991 29 Years Old Lampanelli married in 1991 and divorced soon after, though she and her former spouse remained friends.


2002 40 Years Old …  She made her break at the 2002 New York Friars' Club roast of Chevy Chase, and went on to participate in the roasts of Denis Leary, Pamela Anderson, Jeff Foxworthy, Flavor Flav, William Shatner, David Hasselhoff, and Donald Trump and to serve as Roastmaster for Larry the Cable Guy. … Read More
2005 43 Years Old Lampanelli released a comedy special on DVD entitled Take it Like A Man in 2005, appeared in the 2006 motion picture Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector, and had a cameo appearance in the VH1 sitcom So NoTORIous.
2006 44 Years Old 1 More Event
She also landed a deal with Fox for a sitcom pilot with the tentative title Big Loud Lisa, which was considered a candidate for the network's 2006–07 television season.
2007 45 Years Old 1 More Event
Her Dirty Girl CD and Dirty Girl—No Protection DVD were released by Warner Bros./Jack Records on January 30, 2007.
2008 46 Years Old On November 21, 2008, in Santa Rosa, California, Lampanelli taped her first one-hour HBO Special at the Wells Fargo Center for the Arts.
2009 47 Years Old The special, Lisa Lampanelli: Long Live the Queen, which aired January 31, 2009, was directed by Dave Higby, who also directed her "Dirty Girl" special.
2010 48 Years Old 1 More Event
She married Jimmy Cannizzaro, a former tavern owner from Valley Stream, New York, on October 2, 2010 at the New York Friars' Club.


She is scheduled to debut a one-woman show, Bring Back the Fat Chick, on Broadway in 2012.
2014 52 Years Old In May 2014, she filed for divorce from Jimmy Cannizzaro after four years of marriage. … Read More
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