The well-known American Comedian and Actor, Jim o’Heir globally renowned for his portrayals on the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation as Jerry. He is also famous for his appearance in plays such as Stumpy’s Gang and Ad-Nauseam from the theatre “White Noise”. His guest appearance on the shows Friends, Star Trek: Voyager, Boston Legal, Malcolm in the Middle has made him famous worldwide.

Quick InfoComedian
Full NameJim o'Heir
Date of Birth4th February 1962
Birth PlaceChicago, Illinois, United States
OccupationComedian and Actor
Age59 years old
Height5 feet and 5 inches
Net Worth$4 Million


Early life

Jim o’Heir was born on 4th February 1962 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. He grew up in his hometown with his parents and siblings whose names and occupations are yet to be specified. He holds the nationality of America. His zodiac sign is Aquarius and he belongs to the White ethnicity.

Physical description

Jim o’Heir is an outstanding comedian of age 59 years. He has an average height of 5 feet and 5 inches tall. he has short black and white hair and a fair skin tone. He has very attractive Hazel-colored eyes. We will soon update his weight and body measurement.



Jim studied in the Thornton Fractional South High school which lies in Lansing, Illinois. He went to Loyola University Chicago and received his graduation from there.


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How did Jim o’Heir start his career?

He began his career by performing and training at Chicago’s Second City during the late 1980s and early 1990s. he was a member of the six-person sketch comedy troupe named “White Noise” that was formed in 1987. In November 1988, he appeared in “The Book of Blanche”, which was produced by White Noise, it was about a woman who falls from the TV screen and ends up in the fantasy world. In July 1989, he portrayed Norman Bulansky, a middle-aged mentally handicapped man in the play The Boys Next Door at the Edgewater Theatre Centre.

In 1990, he played the role of Frank Bubman in the play Stumpy’s Gang at Strawdog Theatres in Chicago. he also played an inmate Dale Harding that was an adaption of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest at The Theatre District in California, Hollywood.



Jim o’Heir was seen in the family drama film Welcome to Paradise. he appeared in the baseball comedy film Ed in 1996. He starred in the Television film Harvey in 1998. Jim also played Hathaway in the film Range 15 in 2016.


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Jim o’Heir has appeared in numerous television series and shows since the 1990s. He gave his brilliant performance in the shows such as Just Shoot Me, 3rd Rock from the Sun, Suite Life of Zack and Cody, ER, Malcolm in the Middle.

He made a guest appearance in the famous sitcom Friends. He was seen in the tenth episode which was titled “The One With the Birth Mother”, as the manager of an adoption agency. He also appeared in the episode “Loose Lips” of the famous series Boston Legal, where he portrayed a man fired from a store in Santa Claus. He also appeared in several other shows such as Pearl, Ellen, Just Shoot me!, and The Drew Carey show.


Who is Jim o’Heir wife and children?

like other celebrities, Jim o’Heir tries to keep his relationship private. He became a romance king from the show Parks and Recreation and His chemistry with on-screen wife Aubrey Plaza has won the heart of a million. In the show, he married Aubrey Plaza and they had three beautiful kids. but it is hard to know if they are in a relationship off-screen.


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Awards and Achievements

Jim o’Heir has won many awards for his performance. In 2017, he won Daytime Emmy Awards for the outstanding special Guest performer in the Drama “The Bold and the Beautiful”. He won Festigious International Film Festival for Best Ensemble in “Every 21 seconds”. He has also won the Silver Crown Award and New York Film Award for the best supporting actor in “Heavens to Betsy 2” and for the best Ensemble in “Smothered by Mother”.

Jim o’Heir was nominated in Hollywood Divine Internation Film Festival for the best supporting actor in “Heavens to Betsy 2” and in International Christian Film Festival for the Best supporting actor in the feature film “Heavens to Betsy 2”.


Net worth

The amazing performer and actor, Jim o’Heir earns very good money from acting in the movies, television shows, and from NBC comedy. His net worth is estimated to be $4 million.


Social media Presence

Jim o’Heir is active on Instagram with 34.2k followers and username @therealjimoheir. He has 9.5k followers on Facebook and 140.9k followers on Twitter with username @JimOHeir.


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