Who are Jack Antonoff's parents following SNL performance with dad?

Amber Peake January 16, 2022
Who are Jack Antonoff's parents following SNL performance with dad?

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As Bleachers’ Jack Antonoff performed alongside his dad on Saturday Night Live this week, some are now curious to know more about his parents.

On Saturday, Antonoff’s Bleachers performed as actress Ariana DeBose hosted the popular late-night comedy show. As part of Bleachers’ performance, Antonoff was joined by his dad Rick on guitar, with some now curious to know who Jack Antonoff’s parents are.

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Who are Jack Antonoff’s parents?

Jack Antonoff is the son of mother Shira and father Rick. Growing up, his father Rick was a business investor while his mother Shira was a nurse.

Shira later left the medical field to raise Jack and his two siblings, Rachel and Sarah, who sadly passed away when she was 13 after battling brain cancer.

His older sister Rachel is a fashion designer, with Jack and his parents often featuring in campaigns showing off her latest clothing collections:

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Jack Antonoff performs alongside dad on SNL

On this week’s Saturday Night Live, Bleachers’ artist Jack Antonoff took to the stage as the late-night comedy’s musical act. While performing How Dare You Want More from the Bleachers’ 2021 album Take The Sadness Out Of Saturday Night, Antonoff was seen to perform alongside his dad Rick.

However, this is not the first time Antonoff has performed alongside his dad. Rick is also a guitar player, with Jack previously noting his father’s playing was a “big part” of his childhood.

He previously referenced his father’s love of guitars as he dubbed him a “guitar hero” in 2019, in celebration of Father’s Day on Instagram:

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Fans are here for the Antonoff father and son duo

Jack Antonoff’s Bleachers performance with his father seems to have been a hit with fans as many have gushed about the pair performing alongside each other:

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Amber is an entertainment journalist with a love for anything showbiz, celeb or reality TV. After graduating with a degree in Journalism at Brunel University she became a Showbiz Reporter at Express.co.uk. Having written for both HITC and The Focus, Amber is now a staff writer for The Focus covering the latest celeb and entertainment trends.