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Jen Brister

Jen Brister

  • Stand -Up Comedian
  • Comedy Memoir, The Other Mother
  • Comedy Awards Host

Jen Brister is a critically acclaimed stand up comedian and writer who has been seen on BBC's Live at the Apollo, Frankie Boyle's New World Order, QI and Mock the Week. She is a regular performer on the UK and international comedy circuits and has written 7 solo shows which she has performed at the Edinburgh Comedy Festival and toured extensively around the UK. Her book, a comedy memoir, "The Other Mother" about life in a LGBTQ+ two-mum family. was published by Square Peg in 2019.

Jen's stand up show "Meaningless' can be streamed on Soho Comedy Live. Next Up and Amazon Prime while her special , 'Waves' for BBC Radio 4 can be streamed on BBC Sounds.

A brand new comedy short, "Past Caring" written by Jen and Rosie Jones will be aired on SKY TV later this year.

“Her energy is explosive. Her use of space and delivery mesmerising”. The Sunday Times

If you would like to book Jen to appear at your event, please contact Prime Performers via the online booking enquiry form or alternatively call 020 3500 3331 to discuss your requirements.

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She was BRILLIANT! The best host we have had in a long time – the room were belly laughing & she handled a heckler (which we never get!) brilliantly. Absolutely great! Charlton Grant Ltd
Jen was great, she really held the Great Room , not easy to do, she had us in hoots of laughter, brilliant. Really warmed the room up before the awards. Recruitment Awards 2023