Joe Gatto can be thought of as the boldest among the group of bold and daring comedians. Similarly, as his peers often say in the show, it is almost as if Joe has no shame.
In addition, Joe backs it up by performing the most difficult tasks which the other cast members would merely wouldn’t. Of course, we are talking about the challenges he performs in the hit show Impractical Jokers.
Just like the rest of his Joker pals, Gatto is also a producer and an actor, apart from being a world-famous comedian. He and the rest of the jokers are going stronger and doing better than ever. Therefore, we hope to be entertained by them for ages to come.
Joe Gatto aka Captain Fatbelly
So, continue reading to know more about this one-of-a-kind comedian. Know all about him, including Joe Gatto Height, Age, Net Worth, Movies and TV Shows, Wife, Kids, Instagram, and more.
Joe Gatto: Quick Facts
|Full Name||Joseph Anthony Gatto, Jr.|
|Stage Name||Joe Gatto|
|Birth Date||June 5, 1976|
|Birthplace|| Staten Island, New York
|Profession||Comedian, Actor, Producer|
|Net Worth||Estimated to be around at $5 Million|
|Years Active|| From 1998 – Present
Early Life and Family
Joseph Anthony Gatto Jr. was born in the suburbs of Staten Island in New York City, America. Similarly, Gatto and his family background are of Italian descent. Gatto went to Monsignor Farrell High School for his high-school studies.
Hysterical entertainer Joe
It was during the first year that he met his buddies James Murray, Sal Vulcano, and Brian Quinn. After that, all four of them even joined the high school’s Improvisation Club.
These clowns thought that joining the Improvisation Club would be a great way to express themselves, and most importantly, a way to meet women. Similarly, Gatto even joined LIU Post after high school and even has a degree in Accounting.
Personal Life and Other Activity
It seems that Gatto is an avid animal rights activist and an animal lover. Especially, Joe seems to be fond of dogs and has pet four of them himself.
Cannoli, Biscotti, Tartufo, and Spumoni are the names of his cute little doggies. Similarly, he is also an advocate and a supporter of the “Adopt, Don’t Shop” movement. This movement encourages people to adopt pets rather than buying them.
Joe Gatto Wife & Kids
It seems that or is the only family man among the four jokers. Joe has been married to the beautiful Bessy Gatto since 2013. Similarly, his pal Sal, who is an ordained minister, officiated his wedding.
In addition, Joe and Bessy have even been blessed with two beautiful children. Joe Gatto kids are a daughter named Milana and a boy named Remington “Remo” Gatto.
Joe Gatto Movies And TV Shows (Career)
Gatto, along with his buddies, formed a comedy troupe called The Tenderloins in 1999. However, right before that, it was in Joe’s house where they actually practised and exercised their stuff.
They started making comedy sketches and started uploading them online. This was how they initially started getting noticed and got millions of views. The Tenderloins even won $100,000 for one of their sketches after they took part in NBC‘s It’s Your Show.
Joe Gatto TV Shows & Movies
However, Joe started to come in the real limelight after stealing the show with Impractical Jokers. The world-hit comedy show began airing on TruTV since 2011, where Joe starred along with his life-long pals.
Ever since then, the Jokers have been challenging each other in performing funny dares and has made us laugh. His, his buddies, and the show’s success have reached unprecedented heights. Therefore, Gatto also starred in ‘Impractical Jokers: The Movie’ with his pals, which was released in 2020.
Similarly, Joe has also appeared in TBS‘s The Misery Index, starring Jameela Jamil. In addition, Joe, with his buddies, also began The Tenderloins podcast in 2012 and is available on iTunes and their website.
Joe Gatto Age & Height
Joseph was born on the 5th of June 1976. Gatto is 44 years of age. Therefore, we hope to see this hilarious comedian on our TV sets for a long time to come. After all, who doesn’t get entertained and laugh at all the out-worldly and hysterical things that Captain Fatbelly performs?
Similarly, Gatto is also a man with a good build. Joe Gatto height is 1.78 meters, i.e. approximately 5 feet 10 inches. However, Joseph has a big belly on him, and his joker buddies make fun of it in the show. That’s why Gatto is also referred to as Captain Fatbelly.
Joe Gatto Net Worth and Income
Just like his friends, Joseph Anthony Gatto Jr. has also found massive success since Impractical Jokers began. Not only has he earned a lot of fame and is loved by the fans worldwide, but Joseph has also made handsomely. Today, Joe Gatto net worth is estimated to be more than $5 million.
Social Media Presence
Instagram: 1.6M Followers
Twitter: 1M Followers
Facebook: 776K Followers