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Jeffrey Ross

Jeff Ross (born Jeffrey Ross Lifschultz; September 13, 1965) is an American stand-up comedian, insult comic, actor, director and author. Jeffrey Ross was born and raised in Springfield, New Jersey. He attended Jonathan Dayton High School in Springfield. He is Jewish, as mentioned in his 2008 Comedy Central stand-up special, Jeffrey Ross: No Offense. He is a graduate of Boston University's College of Communication. In a 2008 interview for the student-run BUTV10 program Full Circle, Ross mentioned that during his college years he was the director at BU's WTBU and worked at the local NPR affiliate. His mother died from leukemia when he was 14 years old. His father died 5 years later when Ross was 19 years old. During the summer of 1994, he appeared a few times in New York City at the Monday night open mike night of the now closed Greenwich Village location of the Boston Comedy Club. In 1996, he appeared in the movie Celtic Pride. Ross is the current New York Friars' Club Roastmaster General, and was a roaster for the last ten Comedy Central Roasts: Pamela Anderson in 2005, William Shatner in 2006, Flavor Flav in 2007, Bob Saget in 2008, Larry the Cable Guy in 2009, Joan Rivers in

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Jeffrey Ross -- Showed Up to Roseanne Roast Dressed As ...

Jeffrey Ross Does Not Know
Meaning of the Words TOO SOON

Comedian Jeffrey Ross made quite an entrance to the Comedy Central Roast of Roseanne Barr last night ... dressing up as legendary Penn State football coach Joe Paterno and walking the red carpet… READ MORE >

Charlie Sheen -- Super Bowl Partying with Baseball LEGENDS!!

Charlie Sheen
Super Bowl Partying with Baseball LEGENDS!

Charlie Sheen's Super Bowl party was better than yours ... WAYYYY BETTER ... 'cause he had chicken wings, ribs, sliders, cookies and some of the GREATEST BASEBALL PLAYERS OF ALL TIME!! Sheen… READ MORE >

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Capri Anderson -- Let ME Roast Charlie Sheen!

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Let ME Roast Charlie Sheen!

The porn star from Charlie Sheen's hotel meltdown STILL wants to embarrass and humiliate the Warlock -- and she's hoping she'll be allowed to do it by being on the dais at the "Comedy Central… READ MORE >

- 1225 days ago
Dane Cook & Jeff Ross -- Will Sing for Boobs

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Will Sing for Boobs

Dane Cook and Jeffrey Ross were mobbed by chicks last night -- one of whom was TOPLESS -- all because they got on stage and sang a little Guns N' Roses ... and TMZ has the footage. Cook grabbed… READ MORE >

- 1361 days ago
The Situation -- They're Laughing AT You

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They're Laughing AT You

Even Gilbert Gottfried didn't tank as badly as The Situation did at Donald Trump's roast ... and believe it or not .. it was actually worse ... MUCH worse than it looked on TV. The joke ... is on… READ MORE >

- 1374 days ago
The Donald Trump Roast -- A Hairy Situation

The Donald Trump Roast
A Hairy Situation

The Donald Trump roast was BRUTAL with tasteless jokes cracked about Rihanna, the Obamas, Lisa Lampanelli and many more. But most offensive of all -- The Situation's attempt at comedy. Check out… READ MORE >

- 1380 days ago
Roast King Jeff Ross Wrecks in Hollywood

Roast King Jeff Ross Wrecks in Hollywood

Comedian Jeff Ross -- a staple on the Comedy Central roasts -- was just involved in a three car accident in Hollywood.Ross was able to walk away from the wreck, but the L.A. City Fire Department… READ MORE >

- 1557 days ago
Jeffrey Ross -- 'Idol' Judge Aspirations Are No Joke

Jeffrey Ross
'Idol' Judge Aspirations Are No Joke

For once in his life, Jeffrey Ross is being dead serious -- he wants to be a judge on "American Idol."The Roastmaster General has been campaigning on Facebook and Twitter to fill one of the… READ MORE >

- 1588 days ago
Cloris -- 'Horniest Old Broad' on Earth?!

Cloris
'Horniest Old Broad' on Earth?!

Cloris Leachman must have made quite an impact on Jeffrey Ross during "DWTS" -- and yesterday outside Fred Segal, he made it very clear she's a big fan of the horizontal mambo. READ MORE >

- 2173 days ago
Jeff Ross -- Dancing with Amnesia

Jeff Ross
Dancing with Amnesia

Being eliminated before an 82-year-old hip-shaking (and breaking) dinosaur is embarrassing -- so no wonder Jeff Ross is already playing dumb about ever appearing on "Dancing with the Stars" in the… READ MORE >

- 2271 days ago

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