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Jeff Ross is an actor, writer, director, producer, and comedian, originally from Newark, New Jersey. Despite being a shlub, Ross has accomplished a lot in his life. He's done everything from roasting almost dead guys at the Friars Club, to playing a dead guy on a 2003 episode of the smash hit TV show, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000). As a stand-up comic, Jeff has appeared on dozens of TV shows including Late Show with David Letterman (1993), Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003), The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992), The View (2001), Real Time with Bill Maher (2003), Celebrity Poker Showdown (2003), Dinner for Five (2001), Pet Star (2002) Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon (1966). He recently directed his first film, 'Patriot Act: A Jeffrey Ross Home Movie (2005)' which chronicles his week-long trip entertaining U.S. soldiers stationed around Iraq's Sunni Triangle. The film has appeared at numerous festivals and won an honorable mention during the Hampton's International Film Festival's prestigious Films of Conflict and Resolution program. His blistering performances at celebrity roasts for the likes of Hugh M. Hefner, Donald J. Trump, Jerry Stiller, Drew Carey, Shaquille O'Neal, New York Yankee's manager Joe Torre, Kelsey Grammer, and Rob Reiner, inspired New York Magazine to crown him The Meanest Man in Comedy. Besides being a former board member of the Friars Club, Jeff has produced numerous celebrity roasts for Comedy Central and executive produced and hosted the highly rated and hilarious re-imagination of the roasts, MTV Bash: Carson Daly (2003) featuring stars Madonna, Eminem, Britney Spears, 'Sean 'P. Diddy' Combs', Justin Timberlake, Jimmy Kimmel, Sarah Silverman, Andy Dick, Kid Rock, and Nelly bashing the guest of honor for charity. In addition to Jeff's 2003 dramatic turn on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000) he has appeared on Six Feet Under (2001) and in the films, Stuck on You (2003), Along Came Polly (2004), National Security (2003) and The Aristocrats (2005). Jeff has also written for some cool shows including the MTV Video Music Awards for hosts Jamie Foxx and Chris Rock and The Oscars for host Billy Crystal. He's also helped write the first season of The Man Show (1999) on Comedy Central and punches up movies for big shots like The Farrelley Brothers and Jeffrey Katzenberg. Recent acting roles include Fox's one hour drama pilot "Boomerang", produced by John Wells. Jeff is the creator and star of "The Burn With Jeff Ross" on Comedy Central as well as a producer and star of that network's wildly popular celebrity roast franchise. Recent writing credits include the screenplay "The Comedian" (co-written with Art Linson) and the book, "I Only Roast The Ones I Love" published by Simon & Schuster. Jeff also tours the world performing live as "The Roastmaster General".

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Jeff Ross TMZ Interview Halted When Biker Hit By Car

Jeff Ross
TMZ Interview Halted ... Biker Hit by Car

Jeff Ross had just left Craig's restaurant Saturday night in WeHo when he started talking to our photog about the California wildfires when suddenly the sound of a crash brought everything to a… READ MORE >

Aziz Ansari, Amy Schumer, Jeff Ross Perform at Same Club Louis C.K. Crashed Last Month

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Performs at Same Club That Invited Louis C.K.

The NYC comedy club where Louis C.K. did one of his "comeback" sets last month showcased another comedian who was in the crosshairs of the #MeToo movement ... Aziz Ansari. Aziz was one of… READ MORE >

- 237 days ago
Nikki Glaser Says Blake Griffin Could Be a Pro Comedian, I'm Serious!

Nikki Glaser
Blake Griffin Could Be a Pro Comic ... I'm Serious!

If hoops don't work out for Blake Griffin ... he's got the official stamp of approval from comedian Nikki Glaser to move to the stand-up mic -- 'cause she's telling TMZ Sports Blake is LEGIT… READ MORE >

- 253 days ago
Blake Griffin Roasts Jeff Ross, 'We Both Got F'd Over By the Clippers'

Blake Griffin
Roasts Jeff Ross 'We Both Got F'd Over By the Clippers'

Blake Griffin and Jeff Ross went scorched earth on each other during their 'Roast Battle' over the weekend ... with gay jokes, Kardashian jokes -- and even Clippers jokes.  It all went down… READ MORE >

- 292 days ago
Donnell Rawlings Says Blake Griffin Will Roast Jeff Ross, Then Roasts Jeff Ross

Donnell Rawlings
Blake Griffin Will Roast Jeff Ross ... And I Will Too

Comedy star Donnell Rawlings is 100% behind Blake Griffin in his upcoming roast battle with Jeff Ross ... saying he believes Griffin will win, then roasting the hell out of Jeff Ross on the spot.… READ MORE >

- 297 days ago
Jeff Ross Prepping Kendall Jenner Jokes for Blake Griffin Roast

Jeff Ross
Prepping Kendall Jenner Jokes ... For Blake Griffin Roast

Nothing's off limits when Jeff Ross goes head-to-head with Blake Griffin in a Roast Battle on Saturday ... including his former relationship with Kendall Jenner.  Here's the deal ...… READ MORE >

- 300 days ago
Jeff Ross Says White House Correspondents' Dinner Would Be 'HUGE' If He Emceed!!! (VIDEO)

Jeff Ross
Correspondents' Dinner Would be 'HUUUUGE' If I Emceed

Jeff Ross is more than game to emcee the White House Correspondents' Dinner without fear and without reservation because he has designs on Ruth Bader Ginsburg. We got the quintessential roast… READ MORE >

- 817 days ago
Jeff Ross -- Ann Coulter Sucked At 'Lowe Roast' ... We Made Her Look Better! (VIDEO)

Jeff Ross
Ann Coulter Sucked At 'Lowe Roast' ... We Made Her Look Better!

Ann Coulter should be kissing Comedy Central's collective ass for the way she was "edited" on the 'Rob Lowe Roast' ... according to Jeff Ross, who says it could've been much worse for… READ MORE >

- 985 days ago
Jeff Ross -- Peyton Manning's Gonna Kill at the 'Roast' ... Here's Why. (VIDEO)

Jeff Ross
Peyton's Gonna Kill at the 'Roast' ... Here's Why.

Peyton Manning's got one HUGE obstacle to overcome if he wants to slay at the "Comedy Central Roast" of Rob Lowe -- but Jeff Ross says the QB is already showing serious promise.  "Athletes… READ MORE >

- 998 days ago
Justin Bieber Roast -- Comedy Central Axes Paul Walker Jokes

Justin Bieber Roast
Comedy Central Axes Paul Walker Jokes

The comedians at the Justin Bieber Roast crossed the line when they used the death of Paul Walker to mock the roastee ... so says Comedy Central which is cutting the jokes from the… READ MORE >

- 1525 days ago
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