Janeane Garofalo

1964 - Today

Janeane Garofalo

Janeane Marie Garofalo (; born September 28, 1964) is an American actress, voice artist, stand-up comedian, and writer. Garofalo began her career as a stand-up comedian and became a cast member on The Ben Stiller Show, The Larry Sanders Show, and Saturday Night Live, then appeared in more than 50 movies, with leading or major roles in The Truth About Cats and Dogs, Wet Hot American Summer, The Matchmaker, Reality Bites, Steal This Movie!, Clay Pigeons, Sweethearts, Mystery Men, and The Independent, among numerous others. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Janeane Garofalo has received more than 3,914,763 page views. Her biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 5,895th most popular comedian.

Memorability Metrics

  • 3.9M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 37.63

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.77

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.95

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Television and Movie Roles

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Among comedians, Janeane Garofalo ranks 32 out of 8Before her are Eddie Izzard, Bill Hicks, Amy Schumer, Jemaine Clement, Jeff Dunham, and Dave Chappelle. After her are Wanda Sykes, Sinbad, Margaret Cho, Norm Macdonald, Gabriel Iglesias, and Steven Wright.

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Among people born in 1964, Janeane Garofalo ranks 380Before her are Mauro Gianetti, Yukio Edano, Paul Graham, Molly Shannon, Paolo Virzì, and Enrico Bertaggia. After her are Óscar Ramírez, Susan Rice, Ahmed Radhi, Carolina Morace, Tetsuji Hashiratani, and Valentina Yegorova.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Janeane Garofalo ranks 8,392 out of 12,171Before her are Jack Lew (1955), Jodi Benson (1961), Leonard Frey (1938), Seamus Dever (1976), McG (1968), and Gene Saks (1921). After her are Guy Gardner (1948), Harry Connick Jr. (1967), James van Hoften (1944), Taylor Dayne (1962), Warren William (1894), and Peter Hardeman Burnett (1807).

Among COMEDIANS In United States

Among comedians born in United States, Janeane Garofalo ranks 27Before her are Denis Leary (1957), Sarah Silverman (1970), Bill Hicks (1961), Amy Schumer (1981), Jeff Dunham (1962), and Dave Chappelle (1973). After her are Wanda Sykes (1964), Sinbad (1956), Margaret Cho (1968), Gabriel Iglesias (null), Steven Wright (1955), and Mitch Hedberg (1968).