Who is Jamie Lissow – Actor and Comedian, Netflix “Real Rob star” star, guest on Gutfeld!

By | May 4, 2024

Jamie Lissow is a renowned actor and comedian. He is a regular guest on the Fox late night talk show Gutfeld!. Apart from his stand-up comedy tours and events, he is recognized for his starring role in Netflix Original Series Real Rob. He also co-wrote and co-produced the show.

Jamie Lissow is a regular guest on Gutfeld!

Jamie Lissow is a regular guest on Gutfeld!

Early Life

Jamie Lissow was born on October 1, 1970, in Cedar Park, Texas. As of May 2024, he is 53 years old. He spent most of his early life with his family at his birthplace.

Jamie attended the Greece Olympia High School from 1988 to 1992. Later, he attended the State University of New York College in Fredonia, where he earned a bachelor's degree in mathematics and psychology from 1992 to 1996.


Jamie started his career in October 2008, when he was named the on-air host of Clearchannel Systems. He spent over 5 years there before starting another project, the "Real Rob," a Netflix Original Series, in January 2014.

Jamie co-starred with Rob Schneider in the Netflix sitcom and also co-wrote and co-produced the entire show. Real Rob revolves around the everyday life of the Schneiders, including his wife Patricia and daughter Miranda.

A still from Real Rob, starring Jamie Lissow

A still from Real Rob, starring Jamie Lissow

Besides Real Rob, Jamie has also appeared on The Tonight Show, The Late Late Show, and Last Comic Standing. He has his half-hour Comedy Central special and a Dry Bar Comedy Special with over 20 million views. He also appeared many times in the TV show "Redeye" on Fox News.

Recently, he co-wrote and co-produced his first movie, Daddy Daughter Trip, where he also appeared alongside John Cleese, Rob Schneider, and Micheal Buble.

Jamie has also been part of important comedy events like The Great American Comedy Festival and The Montreal Comedy Festival.

His net worth is estimated to be approximately $2 million.

Gutfeld! Success

Jamie's stint with Fox News' comedy talk show, Gutfeld!, took his career to new heights. While Jamie is known as a comic and spent over 20 years traveling the nation to deliver great performances, he admitted that he was no superstar.

But since he became a regular on Gutfeld!, Jamie has been riding a wave of success that has seen him attract 20+ million viewers to his comedy special Something Awesome.

Standup Comedy and Tours

Jamie started doing stand-ups at Rochester's Funny Bone comedy club, where he served as "the fill-in guy," taking the slots of comedians who dropped out of the show at the last minute.

During his career, he developed plenty of apolitical humor, before transitioning into telling about his married life. Recently, he found a treasure trove in his experiences as a divorced dad of three sons in Alaska and observational humor.

Despite his regular schedule at Gutfeld!, Jamie does stand-up comedy and has shows scheduled for the entire year.

He has started performing at Comedy Works South from May 2 to May 4. After a brief rest, he'll be at Bananas Comedy Club from May 10 to May 12 before performing at the Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races on May 18.

For June, Jamie will be hitting the comedy circuit at Cap City Comedy Club on June 8 and June 9. He'll also perform at Improv Comedy Club on June 19 and at the Funny Bone from June 20 to June 22. He will also perform at Jimmy Kennel's Comedy Club from July 26 to July 27.

Personal Life

Jamie married Jessica Lissow in 2009. They have three children - two sons and a daughter. Jamie and Jessica's public interactions always showed admiration for each other, with Jessica even seen on Netflix's Real Rob show.

Unfortunately, the two parted ways after being together for more than a decade.

The rumors about their split first started in November 2021, after a tweet by Fox's Gutfeld hinted at Jamie's single status. The actor remained silent and did not confirm or deny the accusations.

Jamie Lissow often spends time with his three kids in Alaska

Jamie Lissow often spends time with his three kids in Alaska

Another hint about the couple's split is their absence on each other's social media pages. Their last photo together was shared in February 2020, during a Valentine's Day celebration at a comedy club.

As of 2024, they are committed to co-parenting their children. They dedicate time to bond with their children.

Jamie's daughter excels in acrobatics and fashion design. The eldest son participates in school soccer, while the youngest one turned seven on February 20, 2022.

Current Girlfriend

Jamie is currently dating Dr. Erika, a board-certified family medical doctor. The two are often spotted together and share posts on Instagram acknowledging their love and affection.

Jamie Lissow and girlfriend, Dr Erika

Jamie Lissow and girlfriend, Dr Erika

Social Media Profiles

Instagram - @iamjamielissow
LinkedIn - Jamie Lissow
Website - https://www.jamielissow.com/

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