The American television host, author, actress, comedian and model, Jenny McCarthy was born on November 1, 1972. After starting her professional career, she first rose to fame in 1993 by posing for the Playboy magazine’s October issue subsequent to which she was named the Playmate of the Year. Being an intelligent woman, Jenny was able to successfully parlay her Playboy fame into a film and television acting career. Her film debut came in 1995 with film Things to Do in Denver When You’re Dead after which she has gone on to appear in a number of more movies such as Scream 3, Crazy Little Thing, Scary Movie 3 and Santa Baby. In addition to this, Jenny McCarthy has also kept working extensively over the television, appearing in several television series as well as hosting some very popular shows.
Along with this, she has also written books about parenting and is a well-known anti-vaccine activist. When it comes to her personal life, Jenny McCarthy has dated several celebrities since rising to prominence and has also been married twice so far. Her first marriage was with John Mallory Asher which lasted from 1999 to 2005 which was followed by her almost five year long relationship with actor Jim Carrey. Jenny then began dating Donnie Wahlberg in 2013 and the couple became married in August 2014.
Jenny McCarthy Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Jennifer Ann McCarthy
- Nicknames: Jenny
- Date of Birth: November 1, 1972
- Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
- Occupation: Model, Actress, Television Host, Author
- Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
- Eye Color: Blue
- Hair Color: Blonde
Jenny McCarthy Family Details:
- Father: Dan McCarthy
- Mother: Linda McCarthy
- Siblings: Lynette McCarthy, Joanne McCarthy, Amy McCarthy
- Spouse: Donnie Wahlberg (m. 2014), John Mallory Asher (m. 1999–2005)
- Children: Evan Joseph Asher
Jenny McCarthy Career Highlights:
- First TV Show: Show with Bob and David
- First Film: Things to Do in Denver When You’re Dead
Jenny McCarthy Body Measurements:
- Height: 5′ 7″ (1.70 m)
- Weight: 55 kg (121 pounds)
- Bra Size: 34D
- Shoe Size: 8 (US)
- Dress Size: 4 (US)
- Body Measurements: 38-24-35
Jenny McCarthy Interesting Facts:
- She is the second of her parent’s total four daughters.
- Jenny McCarthy used to be a cheerleader during high school.
- Jenny was named the Playmate of the Year after posing for the Playboy magazine in 1993.