Jen Kirkman is a writer and roundtable regular on The E! Network’s “Chelsea Lately.” Most recently Jen was a staff writer for “Perfect Couples” on NBC.
Jen also was the narrator of HBO’s “Drunk History” which received the Jury Prize for “Best Short Film” at the Sundance Film Festival in 2010.
This April look for Jen doing stand-up on Comedy Central’s “The John Oliver NY Stand-up Show.”
Jen has performed comedy all over the world and some of her television appearances include spots on:
“The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson”, “Late Friday” on NBC, Comedy Central’s “Premium Blend”, The BBC UK’s “The World Stands Up”.
Jen was also a cast member of Vh1’s sketch show – “Acceptable TV”. She played many characters on the Cartoon Network’s “Home Movies” as well as Current TV’s political cartoon “Super News!”
Jen released her first comedy album titled “Selp Help” in 2006. You can purchase “Self Help” on iTunes or buy a hard copy here: http://www.astrecords.com
She appears regularly in L.A. at The Hollywood Improv, The Laugh Factory, Largo & The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre as well as headlines all over the country.
Jen has her essays published in “Rejected: Tales of the Failed, Dumped & Canceled” as well as “Bad Sex – We Did It So You Don’t Have To.”
In 2009 Entertainment Weekly named Jen “One of the Top 12 Rising Stars in Comedy.”
In May of 2010 both MSN and The Huffington Post named Jen one of the top comedians to follow on Twitter.
Jen’s comedy album “Hail to the Freaks” was released in 2011.