|Birth name||James Anthony Patrick Carr|
|Born||15 September 1972
Hounslow, London, England 
|Medium||Stand-up, television, radio, books|
|Genres||Observational comedy, satire, deadpan, black comedy, blue comedy|
|Influences||George Carlin, Michael Redmond, Denis Leary, Paul Merton, Peter Kay, Will Self, Billy Connolly.|
|Domestic partner(s)||Karoline Copping (2001-present)|
|Notable works and roles||8 out of 10 Cats
The Big Fat Quiz of the Year
|British Comedy Awards|
|Best Live Stand Up
2006– Gag Reflex
Jimmy Carr (born 15 September 1972) is an English comedian. He is the presenter of 8 out of 10 Cats on Channel 4 and has presented other TV shows on the same channel. He travels around the country and performs a lot of comedy on-stage (stand-up comedy). He is one of the UK's most successful comedians.
He has released 6 DVDs. He has won awards.
Personal life [change]
Carr lives with his girlfriend, Karoline Copping, in North London. She works for Channel Five. Carr is an atheist. He used to be a Christian. Importantly, because of his religion, he did not have sex until he was 26. He stopped being a Christian in his mid-20s.
- James Anthony P Carr born Hounslow
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