• Impractical Jokers is a hidden camera reality TV series produced by North-South Productions
• The show stars the four members of The Tenderloins: Brian ‘Q’ Quinn, James ‘Murr’ Murray, Salvatore ‘Sal’ Vulcano and Joseph ‘Joe’ Gatto
• The Tenderloins formed in 1999 and began uploading their videos to YouTube, Myspace and Metacafe to gain fans
• The group was eventually spotted by Spike TV and truTV, leading to the creation of their show, Impractical Jokers
• Impractical Jokers net worth is estimated to be over $2.5 million, with James Murray having the largest individual net worth
Known for movies
|Date Of Birth||March 14, 1976|
|Fact||Quinn is a soccer fan and a supporter of Manchester United.|
- 1 Who are Impractical Jokers?
- 2 How It Began
- 3 Their Rise to Glory
- 4 The Tenderloins Show
- 5 The Impractical Jokers Show
- 6 What Makes Them Special
- 7 The Tenderloins Radio Show
- 8 What is Impractical Jokers’ Net Worth?
- 9 General Info
- 10 Accomplishments
- 11 Social profile links
- 12 Facts
- 13 Pictures
- 14 Movies
Who are Impractical Jokers?
Impractical Jokers is a hidden camera reality TV series, that began on TruTV on the 15th of December 2011, produced by North-South Productions. The show involves a group of four men, also known as The Tenderloins, the members of which are Brian ‘Q’ Quinn, James ‘Murr’ Murray, Salvatore ‘Sal’ Vulcano and Joseph ‘Joe’ Gatto. In the show, they come up with pranks for one another, which they then have to put on passersby in front of hidden cameras. The show is still ongoing.
How It Began
Their Rise to Glory
While at first they only performed at improvisation comedy festivals, the group later switched their focus to filmed comedy sketches. Their fifth unmentioned member before this time was Gideon Horowitz, who had left the group for unspecified reasons. After Mike Boccio also decided to leave The Tenderloins, Brian Quinn finally joined the fold, and thus The Tenderloins were set in place. In 2006, they began uploading their videos to YouTube, Myspace and Metacafe, through which they were eventually able to garner a large number of fans. Subsequently, they decided to enter NBC’s “It’s Your Show” contest in 2007, where they ultimately took the $100,000 prize home with their comedy sketch entitled “Time Thugs.” When this is combined with their online success, it makes-up the resume of an overall impressive and popular comedy troupe.
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Posted by Impractical Jokers on Friday, July 29, 2016
The Tenderloins Show
After their popularity boost, they were eventually spotted by Spike TV, which offered them a contract for a scripted comedy pilot based on their personal lives. This was supposed to start “The Tenderloins” show, but eventually nothing happened, as although the pilot was shot on various locations on Staten Island and in other parts of New York City, Spike TV eventually gave up on the idea. The Tenderloins actually shot another pilot for the 2009 New York Television Festival, which was also never turned into a show.
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— The Tenderloins (@thetenderloins) June 20, 2018
The Impractical Jokers Show
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Posted by Impractical Jokers on Thursday, November 3, 2016
What Makes Them Special
Unlike most pranksters who come up with their own ideas, Impractical Jokers come up with ideas for one another, which sets them apart from everyone else. One of the four is placed in a situation in a public place (e.g. a worker at an ice-cream stall), while the other three tell them what he needs to do on the fly, as they can both see and hear him, as well as communicate with him through a tiny undetectable earphone.
The Tenderloins Radio Show
Murray and the other three members recorded their first radio episode, “The Tenderloins Radio Show”, in early 2017, which premiered on SiriusXM Radio on channel 94 – also known as “Comedy Greats ”- on the 17th of August in the same year. The episodes are an hour’s length, and feature the group’s prank calls as well as their spoken and typed answers to e-mails from their fans. The show airs on 6PM on Thursdays, while the re-runs are every Friday at 11AM.
What is Impractical Jokers’ Net Worth?
Have you ever wondered how rich Impractical Jokers are, as of mid-2018? According to various authoritative sources, it has been estimated that the current total of their accumulated wealth is over $2.5 million, while their current annual income unknown. Specifically, James Murray has the largest net worth of over $1 million, while Joe Gatto and Brian Quinn have a net worth of approximately $500,000, and lastly, Sal Vulcano has a net worth of close to $400,000.
|Date Of Birth||March 14, 1976|
|Profession||Television producer, Comedian, Actor, Actor, Comedian, Television producer|
|Education||Monsignor Farrell High School, Monsignor Farrell High School|
|TV Shows||Impractical Jokers, Impractical Jokers|
Social profile links
|1||Quinn is a soccer fan and a supporter of Manchester United.|
|2||Member of New York comedy troupe The Tenderloins.|
|3||Co-hosts the popular weekly podcast Tell 'Em Steve-Dave! with friends Bryan Johnson and Walter Flanagan of Mallrats fame.|
|Impractical Jokers: Inside Jokes||2016-2017||TV Series executive producer - 19 episodes|
|Impractical Jokers||2011-2017||TV Series executive producer - 92 episodes|
|Impractical Jokers: One Night at the Grand||2016||TV Movie executive producer|
|Impractical Jokers Practically Live Tour Special||2015||TV Movie executive producer|
|Jokers Wild||2014||TV Series executive producer - 1 episode|
|Untitled Adam Green Project||2017||post-production||Austin|
|Tell 'Em Steve Dave Clay Animation Movie||2017||Brian Quinn (voice)|
|12 Monkeys||2016||TV Series||Dale|
|Kabukiman's Cocktail Corner||2015||TV Series short||Johnny Rush|
|Some Guys Are Bigger Than Others||2014||Short||Quinn|
|Impractical Jokers: Dirty Little Secrets||2013||TV Series||Q|
|Jay and Silent Bob's Super Groovy Cartoon Movie||2013||Perplexed Bystander (voice)|
|The Little Slutty Mermaid||2008||Video short||Brian|
|Time Thugs||2006||Video short||Time Thug|
|A Terrorist Ate My Brain||2006||Short||Zombie|
|Big Helium Dog||1999||Vance|
|Dogma||1999||Man Holding Mooby Figurine in Airport (uncredited)|
|Metamorphosis: The Alien Factor||1990||makeup effects coordinator / special effects coordinator|
Make Up Department
|44||2007||special makeup effects artist|
|A Terrorist Ate My Brain||2006||Short special makeup effects artist|
|The Tenderloins||2009||TV Movie|
|Impractical Jokers||2011-2017||TV Series||Himself|
|The Carbonaro Effect||2017||TV Series||Himself|
|Drunk History: UK||2017||TV Series||Himself|
|Impractical Jokers: Inside Jokes||2016-2017||TV Series||Himself|
|Live with Kelly and Michael||2016||TV Series||Himself - Guest|
|Impractical Jokers: One Night at the Grand||2016||TV Movie||Himself|
|Impractical Jokers: British Invasion||2016||TV Movie||Himself|
|The Edge and Christian Show That Totally Reeks of Awesomeness||2016||TV Series||Himself|
|Comic Book Men||2014-2016||TV Series||Himself|
|Last Call with Carson Daly||2015||TV Series||Himself|
|Late Night with Seth Meyers||2014-2015||TV Series||Himself - 'Impractical Jokers' / Himself - Impractical Jokers|
|Impractical Jokers Live Punishment Pre Show||2015||TV Movie||Himself|
|Impractical Jokers Punishments: Funny 'Cause It Hurts||2015||TV Movie||Himself|
|Rachael Ray||2015||TV Series||Himself|
|Impractical Jokers Practically Live Tour Special||2015||TV Movie||Himself|
|The View||2015||TV Series||Himself|
|Jokers Wild||2014||TV Series||Himself|
|The Queen Latifah Show||2014||TV Series||Himself - Impractical Jokers|
|Jokers After Party||2014||TV Series||Himself|
|Tell 'Em Steve-Dave Puppet Theatre||2013||Himself|
|Big Morning Buzz Live||2013||TV Series||Himself - Panelist|
|The Tenderloins||2009||TV Movie||Himself|
Source: IMDb, Wikipedia