Jerry Penacoli

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Actor & Entertainment Reporter (1956)
Wed Sep 14 2022
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Relationship Timeline Of Jerry Penacoli

Husband : Jackson Pschigoda
Chris Berman married to Jackson Pschigoda on 2018.

Jerry Penacoli is an Award-winning American actor and entertainment reporter. Moreover, he is currently working with a US-syndicated magazine show Extra for 20 years. Apart, Penacoli also worked as a correspondent for NBC's Miami TV station, WTVJ Channel 4. Besides, Jerry was also a former reporter for the Philadelphia TV station KYW-TV 3. Moreover, he has also appeared in the guest-starring roles numerous sitcom and drama as well as films like Woman on Top, Galaxy Quest, Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! and many others. 

The entertainment reporter, Jerry Penacoli was born on July 9, 1956, in Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA. Moreover, he grew up and raised in the Marlton section of Evesham Township, New Jersey. However, his parents' and siblings' information is still missing. Jerry attended his school at St. Joan of Arc and later, he went to high school at Holy Cross High School. Apart, Penacoli joined the University of Bridgeport for a bachelor's degree with a Summa cum laude with majors in Journalism and Theater. 

Is Jerry Penacoli Gay? (Married Life & Children)

Well, Jerry, 64, openly accepts that he is gay. Besides, Jerry is currently living a blissful life with his love of life. Penacoli is happily married to his long time boyfriend turned husband, Jackson Pschigoda. Moreover, the couple walked down to the aisle and tied the knot on March 25, 2018.  

Jerry Penacoli with his partner, Jackson Pschigoda.
Jerry Penacoli with his partner, Jackson Pschigoda. Image Source:

However, the couple faced a lot of issues and hardship establishing a good relationship. Besides, Jerry was dealing with critical health issues. But, his partner, Jackson never give up her hope and support for their relationship. So, Jerry is living a happy life with his husband right now. 

Jerry with his partner and a daughter, Olivia Grace, born on October 16, 2019.
Jerry with his partner and a daughter, Olivia Grace, was born on October 16, 2019. Image Source:

Furthermore, Jerry and his love of life, Jackson became parents with a beautiful daughter through surrogacy. Their daughter, Olivia Grace on October 16, 2019, with a weight of 16 lbs and 10 ounces. As of now, the couple is living a happy married life with their daughter in America.

The journey of Cancer-Free Life 

Back in 2011, Penacoli revealed on Extra that he was diagnosed with stage III melanoma. Besides, he went to surgery and protracted hospitalization. Apart, he was also diagnosed with early-stage thyroid cancer at that time.

Later, Penacoli announced to viewers that he had been declared cancer-free life. back in 2016, Jerry successfully underwent open-heart surgery. At last, he won a long battle against cancer with support and hope of his partner and family. As of now, he is living a happy life with his partner and daughter right now. 

How Much Is The Net Worth Of Jerry Penacoli in 2020?

The six feet (1.83 m) tall, Penacoli has earned a hefty amount of money from his career as actor and entertainment reporter. Furthermore, he has an estimated net worth of $10 million similar to Lisa Ling. As per some sources, he earns a top salary of $185,000 per year.

Jerry is living a lavish life with his family in America.
Jerry is living a lavish life with his family in America. Image Source: Getty Images

On the other hand, he also earns an extra amount of money by appearing guests on television shows and films for uplifting income. There is no doubt that Jerry is living a lavish and luxurious life with his partner and a daughter in America. 

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