Jen Kirkman

Jen Kirkman is a writer and comic who Entertainment Weekly recently named as one of their Top 12 Comedians to Watch. She has written for the television shows Chelsea Lately and Perfect Couples, and she has two stand-up albums: Self Help and Hail to the Freaks, both available through AST Records. You can hear her on the first of every month making polite conversation with Paul F. Tompkins as part of the Pod F. Tompkast.

Guest Appearances

November 13, 2019

Sussing out the truth with Jen Kirkman.

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March 27, 2019

Changing your tune with Jen Kirkman.

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September 13, 2018

Comedian Jen Kirkman offers Jude advice on getting through a tough divorce. Meanwhile Jude’s heartbreak over the split worsens when he make a discovery in a local shop.

June 25, 2018

Jen Kirkman, hilarious stand-up (“Just Keep Livin’?”) and talented writer (“The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”), charms Chat Show with her honest bent on this here life.

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June 13, 2018

Comedian Jen Kirkman joins Howard and Natasha for this week’s Who Charted! Jen shares stories of her own personal summah and we get a millennial’s perspective on music streaming while they count down the Top 5 Songs on iTunes. Plus, we’ll hear about Natasha’s ideal life on the road before they explore a new summah sound during Hot Picks.

March 14, 2018

Coming home again with Jen Kirkman.

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