When it comes to fame, one can always hope to work hard enough to be successful, thereby gaining fame through the excellence of their work. One could either do that or better still be related to someone who does. Jenna Vulcano so far seems to have taken on the latter route as her claim to fame comes from being the sister of Impractical Jokers star, Sal Vulcano.
Jenna Vulcano’s time in the spotlight has mostly been down to her relationship with Sal, including her appearance on the popular comedy show where she has appeared in a couple of episodes as the sister of the comedian. Regardless, she has become a public figure and you can learn about her life below.
Who is Jenna Vulcano?
On the 4th of August, 1986, Jenna Vulcano joined the world as the daughter of Dianne Fernandez-Vulcano and Sal Vulcano Sr. She was born in Staten Island, New York where she was raised as part of a family of three that consisted of Dana Vulcano and her famous brother, Sal.
Not much is known about her upbringing but the display of familial love as shown on her Instagram page shows a close and loving relationship with other members of her family, particularly her father whom she doesn’t shy from praising on the platform.
When it comes to Jenna Vulcano’s academic history, not much is known. As an adult, her professional life has seen her work as a receptionist and a coordinator. She is believed to currently primarily work as a medical receptionist in her hometown of Staten Island.
Even as the sister of a brother who was already making waves on television as part of a comedy troupe called Impractical Jokers, Jenna remained relatively unknown until she appeared on the television show of the comedy group. She appeared in her first episode of the show, Strip High Five in 2012 where she made a brief cameo as Sal’s sister.
Her entire appearance on the show has been a running joke on her brother by other members of the group and this was exemplified in her second appearance on the show, in the 2013 episode Down in the Dump. She appeared in a slideshow presentation by Joe Gatto and Sal of a vacation resort which showed Jenna Vulcano kissing Brian Quinn and standing beside him while he was naked.
In the third episode titled Brother-in-Loss, the joke took its highest form yet when James Murry, who is known as Murr by fans and viewers of the show, married Jenna in a ceremony which had many friends and family in attendance.
With her business ventures, her professional career as a medical receptionist and her appearances on the show, it is believed that Jenna Vulcano has been able to build a net worth to the tune of $100,000.
Brother – Sal Vulcano
Jenna Vulcano’s brother, Sal Vulcano is one of the founding members of the comedy troupe, The Tenderloins. He started the troupe along with his friends, Brian Quinn who is often referred to as Q, James Murray, and Joe Gatto. With Sal, the troupe has been the main cast of a comedy show on television, Impractical Jokes which has been on the air for over six seasons, gaining popularity which each passing season.
Sal was born on the 5th of November 1976. His full name is Salvatore Edward Anthony Vulcano and he is of Italian and Cuban origin. He attended Monsignor Farrell High School and John’s University where he studied Finance.
As one of the stars of the very successful show, he has been able to accrue a net worth to the tune of $400,000.
Jenna Vulcano’s Relationship with James Murray
A show titled Impractical Jokers which is focused on pranks is bound to pull some stunning pranks over time. Well, one of them was a televised marriage between James Murray aka Murr and Jenna. On the show, Murr was seen getting married to Jenna Vulcano. Although it was a prank, the event was real enough that it had Sal Vulcano terrified.
Eventually, it was revealed that it was a prank and the marriage was annulled after a day. The prank by Murr, which had every other member of the group in on the joke was said to have been revenge for an earlier prank played on him by Jenna’s brother.