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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 Always Was Hysterical

Jeffrey Ross
Always Was Hysterical

As a senior at New Jersey's Jonathan Dayton Regional High in 1983 (left), comedian Jeffrey Ross probably never imagined someday he'd be "Dancing" on national television with a babe like Edyta… READ MORE >

Poke 'Em -- She Hardly Knew 'Em!

Poke 'Em
She Hardly Knew 'Em!

Our "Dancing with the Stars" spies tell us the drama has started, and there is already a casualty.We're told comedian Jeff Ross got poked in the eye during rehearsal. Edyta was the pok-er, he the… READ MORE >

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