Jessica Mckenna Biography
Jessica McKenna is an American comedian, writer, and actress. Mckenna trained with The Groundlings and at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, where she regularly performs.
Jessica Mckenna Age
Jessica Ruth was born on April 8, 1987 in Yorba Linda, California. She is [agecalc birthdate=1987-04-08]
McKenna attended Northwestern University from where she received a Bachelor’s Degree in Theater.
Jessica Mckenna Husband
There is no available information on Jessica’s husband.
Jessica Mckenna Actress
McKenna started her career in comedy as a member of the sketch comedy group, “The Groundlings” in Los Angeles. She later became a regular performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in Los Angeles.
McKenna is best known for her work on the Comedy Central series “The Opposition with Jordan Klepper” and for co-creating and co-starring in the podcast and TV show “Off Book: The Improvised Musical”. She has also made appearances on various TV shows such as “Party Over Here”, “Drunk History”, and “Comedy Bang! Bang!”.
In addition to her work in comedy, McKenna has also acted in several films including “The Heat” and “Life of the Party”.
McKenna is known for her energetic and improvisational style of comedy, which often incorporates music and singing. She has been praised for her quick wit and ability to improvise on the spot.
Overall, Jessica is a rising star in the world of comedy, known for her unique style and memorable performances.
Jessica and Zach Reino
Jessica often collaborates with UCB alum Zach Reino. The duo have worked together on musical sketches for Funny or Die, Buzz Feed, and Nickelodeon. In 2016, they wrote and starred together in ABC’s web series, Serious Music.
Jessica Mckenna Podcast
McKenna and Reino have also hosted the musical comedy podcast Off Book: The Improvised Musical on the Earwolf network.
Jessica Mckenna CBB | Jessica Power Wheels
Jessica is a regular guest on the podcast version of Comedy Bang! Bang! She is also known for characters such as Beth, the Power Wheels obsessed 8 year old, and also This Is Your Boy Troy.
Jessica Mckenna UCB
She began training at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre after college becoming a regular performer in 2012. Mckenna also performs at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre’s long-running improv show, ASSSSCAT.
She has also performed improv comedy at festivals including South by Southwest, SF Sketchfest, Edinburgh Fringe, the Del Close Marathon, Bumbershoot, and also Chicago Sketch Fest.
Jessica Mckenna Net Worth
The comedian’s net worth is not yet known.