Jessi Ruth Klein is an American writer, actress and stand-up comedian from New York City. Klein has regularly appeared on shows such as The Showbiz Show with David Spade and VH1's Best Week Ever and has performed stand-up on Comedy Central's Premium Blend. She provided commentary for CNN in the debates of the 2004 presidential election. A self-proclaimed "geek", Klein has appeared on the television specials for My Coolest Years: Geeks on VH1 and Rise of the Geeks on E!. Klein also provided the voice of Lucy in the animated pilot for Adult Swim's Lucy, the Daughter of the Devil. Klein previously worked as a director of development for Comedy Central. Some of the shows she helped develop for the network were Chappelle's Show and Stella. She was the head writer and executive producer of Inside Amy Schumer.
|Birth name:||Jessi Ruth Klein|
|Born:||August 18, 1975, New York City, New York, United States|
|Medium:||Writing, television, stand-up comedy, acting|
|Genres:||Observational comedy, satire, political satire, sarcasm|
|Subject(s):||American culture, sex, everyday life, human behavior, American politics, pop culture|
|IMDb:||Jessi Klein's IMDb|
About Jessi Klein
Famous for her career developing popular Comedy Central TV series, including as head writer for Inside Amy Schumer and as a producer for Chappelle's Show. In September 2017, she debuted as the voice of Jessi Glaser on the Netflix animated series Big Mouth alongside Nick Kroll.
Jessi Klein Before Fame
She earned her bachelor's degree from Vassar College. Her first writing job came on The Showbiz Show with David Spade.
Achievement of Jessi Klein
She worked as a writer for Saturday Night Live during its 2009-2010 season. She had her Comedy Central Presents stand-up comedy special released in 2011.
Jessi Klein Family Life
She and her husband Michael married in 2014.
Associations of Jessi Klein
She appeared alongside Mike Birbiglia in his 2012 film Sleepwalk With Me.
Information related to Jessi Klein
- Stuyvesant High School alumni
- Comedians from New York City
- The New Yorker people
- American women comedians