Jeni sentence example
- Richard Jeni, the popular stand-up comedian who was a regular on The Tonight Show, died of an apparent suicide March 10, 2007.
- The Associated Press reported that Richard Jeni, 45, apparently shot himself in the head at his home above Los Angeles' Sunset Strip comedy clubs.
- News spread quickly throughout the comedy club circuit of Jeni's death.
- Frazier Smith, a comedian who frequently opened for Jeni, reportedly said, "He was probably one of the best stand-up comedians in the last 50 years.
- Richard Jeni was born October 31, 1962 in Brooklyn, New York.Advertisement
- In 1992, he starred in HBO's Richard Jeni: Platypus Man, a special that led to a prime-time sitcom on UPN of the same name.