Jim Gaffigan is a comedian, actor and author best known for the comedy specials Beyond the Pale and Obsessed. He is noted for his jokes about Hot Pockets, cake and bacon. His memoir, Dad Is Fat, was published in 2013, and its follow-up, Food: A Love Story, was published a year later. Gaffigan's acting credits include The Ellen Show, Ed, That '70s Show and My Boys. He currently writes, executive produces and stars on TV Land's The Jim Gaffigan Show, which he also co-created.