American stand-up comedian and actor known for his popular podcast ‘Never Not Funny.’ He acts as the warm up comedian for Conan O’Brien’s TBS late night show. Jimmy Pardo was born on July 28, 1966 in Chicago, IL. He has made many appearances on Conan O’Brien‘s talk shows. He went to The American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Pasadena only to return to Illinois one year later to pursue a comedy career. Scroll below and check our most recent updates about Jimmy Pardo Net Worth, Salary, Biography, Age, Career, Wiki. Also discover more details information about Current Net worth as well as Monthly/Year Salary, Expense, Income Reports!

James Ronald Pardo, Jr. (born July 28, 1966) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, and host of the long-running comedy podcast Never Not Funny. From the show’s inception and until mid-2015, he performed as the Conan O’Brien program Conan’s warm-up comedian and cast member, after which he received a general development deal with O’Brien’s production company. He last hosted the game show Race to Escape on the Science Channel.

Early life

Pardo was born in Chicago, Illinois, and spent his first 8 years living on the south side, eventually moving to the south suburbs of Chicago. He spent his grade school years living in Hometown, Illinois. In 1980, his family moved to Oak Forest, Illinois where he attended Oak Forest High School. In 1986, he moved to Pasadena, California to attend the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. He attended for one year, then returned to Chicago to pursue a career in stand-up comedy.


In late 1988, Pardo started performing at open microphones at various venues around Chicago, including “The Roxy”, “The Last Laugh” and “The Comedy Cottage”. The plethora of successful comedy clubs in the area at that time meant Pardo started earning money almost immediately, allowing him to quit his day job as a sales rep for MCA Records. In addition to his comedy CDs Uno, Pompous Clown and Sprezzatura, in 2007 Pardo appeared on the comedy compilation CD Comedy Death-Ray.

Pardo hosted GSN’s National Lampoon’s Funny Money from June to October 2003, and later co-hosted AMC’s Movies At Our House with Rachel Quaintance for 5 seasons.

Pardo was the warm-up comedian for The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien after being suggested by head writer Mike Sweeney. He has returned as the opening act for Conan, and appeared in a recurring on-air sketch throughout the week of April 11, 2011. In May 2011 he began conducting backstage interviews with celebrity guests for a web series called “The Pardo Patrol.”

After doing live talk and game shows at such Alternative comedy venues as the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, Jimmy Pardo began the award-winning podcast Never Not Funny at the urging of now-producer Matt Belknap. The show is in its twenty-fourth season and placed Pardo among the founders of comedian podcasting. Pardo has been called a “pioneer” of podcasting. Never Not Funny primarily features fellow comedians in improvised conversations. Many of his guests have gone on to host their own podcasts, including Doug Benson and Paul Gilmartin.

Pardo hosts an annual charity fundraiser for Smile Train, an international children’s charity with a sustainable approach to a single, solvable problem: cleft lip and palate.

In September 2013, Pardo released a comedy album entitled Sprezzatura.

In 2017, Jimmy Pardo and Matt Belknapp launched an additional podcast – Playing Games with Jimmy Pardo

Personal life

Pardo is married to comedy writer Danielle Koenig, daughter of actor Walter Koenig.
They have one son.

He married the comedian Daneille Koenig with whom he had a son named Oliver. He has not shared about He's parent's name. We will update Family, Sibling, Spouse and Children's information. Right now, we don't have much information about Education Life.

First NameJimmy
Last NamePardo
Age54 years
Birthday & Zodiac
Birth SignLeo
Birth DateJuly 28, 1966
BirthdayJuly 28
Birth PlaceChicago, IL
Height & Weight
Height (Approx.)Not Available
Weight (Approx.)Not Available

He has made several comedy CDs including ‘Pompous Clown.’

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