Nikki Glaser

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Nikki Glaser
Born(1984-06-01) June 1, 1984 (age 29)[1]
Cincinnati, Ohio
MediumStand-up, Podcasting, Television
NationalityAmerican
Years active2003 – present
Notable works and rolesNikki & Sara Live, Co-Host of You Had To Be There podcast
Websitehttp://nikkiglaser.tumblr.com/
 
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Nikki Glaser
Born(1984-06-01) June 1, 1984 (age 29)[1]
Cincinnati, Ohio
MediumStand-up, Podcasting, Television
NationalityAmerican
Years active2003 – present
Notable works and rolesNikki & Sara Live, Co-Host of You Had To Be There podcast
Websitehttp://nikkiglaser.tumblr.com/

Nikki Glaser is an American stand-up comedian, podcast and television host.

Career[edit source | edit]

She first performed stand-up at the age of 18, and in less than two years, landed a spot as a semi-finalist on Last Comic Standing.Since then, Nikki has performed stand-up on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, CONAN, and two season of Last Comic Standing. She can also be seen on MTV shows such as Money from Stangers, Awkward: The After Show, and Failosophy.[2]

Nikki played a small role in Henry Phillips' 2009 film Punching the Clown.[3] She also appeared as herself in Jordan Brady's documentary I Am Comic.[4]

Since early 2011, Nikki has been hosting a podcast with comedian Sara Schaefer called You Had To Be There. [5]

Nikki & Sara Live, a weekly talk show television series hosted by Glaser and Schaefer, premiered on January 29, 2013 on MTV.[6]

Personal[edit source | edit]

Nikki was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, but mostly grew up in St. Louis Missouri. [7] She attended University of Kansas, and graduated with a degree in English. [8]

Filmography[edit source | edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
2009The Tonight Show with Jay LenoComedian
Punching the ClownOlympia
It's On with Alexa ChungHerself
2010I Am ComicHerself
2011- 2012Red EyePanelistHave appeared on two episodes
2012Awkward (TV series). After Show. You're Welcome.HostCo-hosted with Sara Schaefer
2012- 2013Big Morning Buzz LivePanelist
2013- presentNikki & Sara LiveHost/CreatorCo-hosted and co-created with Sara Schaefer
2013ConanComedian
Totally Biased with W. Kamau BellGuest
Last Call with Carson DalyGuest
Those Who Can'tAbbey LoganAn Amazon original series
The Half HourHerselfSeason 2 Episode 2: Stand-up comedy set
Inside Amy SchumerAmandaEpisode 3: A Porn Star Is Born

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