Originally from East Nashville, Tennessee Jessica Watkins is a New York City based stand-up comedian, actress, and producer. Watkins is a graduate of the The American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Los Angeles. She starred and co-produced the feature film Bad Batch, wrote and hosted the web-series Let’s Take a Walk With Jessica Watkins and Tiki, has been featured in Accidental Comedy Festival, Chicago’s Women’s Funny Festival, helped break the 2015 Guinness World Record for longest running continuous standup show (80 hours). Most notably known for her 2014 walk across America, for over eight months Jessica pushed a cart from Lewes, DE to Oceanside, California walking over 2000 miles, performing standup in a dozen states along the way and filming the entire trip for a comedic documentary titled SPECIALish which is currently being submitted to festivals around the globe.
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Catch her the 4th Friday of every month, at HomeSpun Comedy! A standup show she hosts at the QED in Astoria, Queens.