Mac award for best female comedian in NYC
Jessica Kirson is a powerhouse on stage. Jessica’s act is a hilariously relatable performance of sheer silliness, vulnerability and ridiculous characters. Her countless comedic character videos have racked up over 30 million views on social media. Her audience is multigenerational creating an excuse for large groups of friends and families to spend a night out together.
In an era where only 10% of all touring comedians are female, Jessica stands out as one of the strongest comedians regardless of gender. As her friend Dave Attell says, “I’d hate to follow her.”
This year, Jessica will be featured playing herself on the HBO series Crashing with Pete Holmes. She recently served as a consultant, producer and writer as well as acted in the Robert De Niro’s film “The Comedian.” She has appeared on “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon”, “The View, and “Kevin Can Wait.” She was recently awarded “Best Female Comic” by the MAC association in New York City and received the prestigious Nightlife Award for “Best Stand-up Comedian.” And in her spare time, Jessica is a regular contributor to the “Howard Stern Show, where she produces and stars in prank calls for the program.CREDITS
Jessica has numerous television appearances, including, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, Noggin, VH1, Oxygen, Bravo, NBC’s “Last Comic Standing”, NBC’s “Last Call With Carson Daly”, “The Dr. Oz Show”, “Why We Heart Vampires”, Two appearances on the “The Tonight Show, Two appearances on Abc’s, “The View”, Showtime’s, “White Boyz in the Hood”, and NBC’s “Celebrity Apprentice”. She also has a one hour special on the Logo Channel called, “My Cookie’s Gone” and has appeared on, “The Joy Behar Show” Jessica just appeared in a movie written directed by, Nick Cannon, starring, Jim Breuer, and, George Lopez, called, “School Dance”.
She recently was on “The Nightly Show”, on Comedy Central and “The Jim Gaffigan Show”, on TVland. She has been working with the Howard Stern show producing and starring in prank calls that are being played on Sirius radio.