Top 5000
Down 169 this week

Jenny McCarthy (I)

Jenny McCarthy was born in Evergreen Park, Illinois, a Chicago suburb, the second oldest daughter of Linda (Loheit), a courtroom custodian, and Daniel McCarthy, a steel mill foreman. She has Irish, German, and Polish ancestry. McCarthy has three sisters. She was educated at Mother McAuley Liberal Arts High School, before going on to Southern ... See full bio »

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

Editors' Spotlight

On TV: Peabody Award Winners

The list of entertainment winners for the 74th Annual Peabody Awards was revealed this week, and Comedy Central's "Inside Amy Schumer," FX's "Fargo," and HBO's "Last Week Tonight with John Oliver" are among the honorees. Read the IMDbTV Blog for the full list of winners!

Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 35 people
created 13 Apr 2011
a list of 48 people
created 04 Sep 2011
a list of 38 people
created 20 Nov 2011
a list of 27 people
created 01 Mar 2013
a list of 41 people
created 13 Jun 2013

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Jenny McCarthy's work have you seen?

User Polls

3 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (49 credits)
 2014 International Ghost Investigators (TV Series)
Jenny McCarthy
- Jenny McCarthy (2014) ... Jenny McCarthy
 2008 Tripping the Rift: The Movie (Video)
Six (voice)
 2007 Tripping the Rift (TV Series)
- Witness Protection (2007) ... Six (voice)
- Tragically Whip (2007) ... Six (voice)
- The Son Also Rises (2007) ... Six (voice)
- Hollow Chode (2007) ... Six (voice)
 2006 Untitled Patricia Heaton Project (TV Movie)
 2006 Santa Baby (TV Movie)
Mary Class
 2006 My Name Is Earl (TV Series)
- Mailbox (2006) ... Wendy
 2005 Stacked (TV Series)
- Two Faces of Eve (2005) ... Eve
 2004 Hope & Faith (TV Series)
Mandi Radnor
- Stand by Your Mandi (2004) ... Mandi Radnor
- Natal Attraction (2004) ... Mandi Radnor
- Jack's Back (2004) ... Mandi Radnor
 2004 All About the Andersons (TV Series)
- Face the Music (2004) ... Lauren
 2004 Wild Card (TV Series)
Candy LaRue
- Queen Bea (2004) ... Candy LaRue
- Candy Land (2004) ... Candy LaRue
 2003 Less Than Perfect (TV Series)
- Santa Claude (2003) ... Dani
- Breaking Up (2003) ... Dani
- High Maintenance (2003) ... Dani
 2003 Wanda at Large (TV Series)
- Clowns to the Left of Me (2003) ... Leader
 2003 Charmed (TV Series)
Mitzy Stillman
- The Power of Three Blondes (2003) ... Mitzy Stillman
 2000-2003 Just Shoot Me! (TV Series)
Burt.Brandi / Covergirl / Brandi
- There's Something About Allison (2003) ... Burt.Brandi
- The Proposal: Part 1 (2001) ... Covergirl (uncredited)
- Brandi, You're a Fine Girl (2000) ... Brandi
 2003 Fastlane (TV Series)
Gretchen Bix
- Popdukes (2003) ... Gretchen Bix
 2003 Untitled Jenny McCarthy Project (TV Movie)
 2001 Thank Heaven
 2001 Going to California (TV Series)
Amber Beamis
- The Big Padoodle (2001) ... Amber Beamis
 2001 Honey Vicarro (TV Movie)
Honey Vicarro
 2000 Python (TV Movie)
Francesca Garibaldi
 2000 Live Girls (TV Movie)
 1999 Diamonds
 1999 Home Improvement (TV Series)
- Young at Heart (1999) ... Alex
 1996 Wings (TV Series)
- Maybe It's You (1996) ... Dani
 1996 The Stupids
Glamorous Actress
 1996 Baywatch (TV Series)
April Morella
- Freefall (1996) ... April Morella
 1995 Mr. Show with Bob and David (TV Series)
- The Cry of a Hungry Baby (1995) ... Rhonda
 1994 Silk Stalkings (TV Series)
Totally Positive Rush Model
- The Deep End (1994) ... Totally Positive Rush Model (as Jennifer McCarthy)
Show Show Producer (4 credits)
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (158 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (16 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for Weight Watchers (2007) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 10 Interviews | 20 Articles | 35 Pictorials | 25 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Jennifer McCarthy


5' 6½" (1.69 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

"I think the whole computer geek thing is totally attractive...I mean, like all I'd get is total obedience." On finding Mr. Right. See more »


She was the MVP of her high school softball and field hockey team. Was also a cheerleader. See more »


Lisp, breathless voice See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Jenny is an Evil Profiting Witch who kills children JamieJoJillian
why can't she hold onto a man? happygirl72
why all the hating? soccergurlie336
Congratulations on The View! joeyrosenburger
autism ainad92
2011? grandgayle
Discuss Jenny McCarthy on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page