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Jennifer Ann "Jenny" McCarthy is an American model, comedian, actress, author, activist, and game show host.

Background

Ethnicity: McCarthy was born to a middle-class Catholic family of Polish and Irish descent.

Career

She began her career in 1993 as a nude model for Playboy magazine and was later named their Playmate of the Year. McCarthy then parlayed her Playboy fame into a successful television and film acting career. In 1994, because of her newfound public attention, McCarthy moved to Los Angeles and, for a time, hosted Hot Rocks, a Playboy TV show featuring uncensored music videos.Most recently, she has written books about parenting, and has become an activist promoting the claims that vaccines cause autism and that chelation therapy helps cure it both claims are considered unsubstantiated by the medical community.

Achievements

  • In 1996 is named one of The 50 Most Beautiful People in the World by People magazine.

Interests

  • Sport & Clubs

    Kickboxing