Jennifer Jajeh

Performer-Writer-Comedian in Los Angeles, California

Jennifer Jajeh

Performer-Writer-Comedian in Los Angeles, California

A Palestinian-American performer and comedian whose work lies at the intersection of global politics, identity and pop culture. Jajeh just wrapped a 5 year (inter)national tour of her one woman show: I Heart Hamas: And Other Things I’m Afraid to Tell You. Directed by W. Kamau Bell, host of CNN's United Shades of America, the show was dubbed "a fantastic and important piece of theatre" at the Edinburgh Fringe where it received a slew of 5 star reviews.

A recent LA transplant, she's appeared at the Comedy Store Hollywood, UCB, Ice House and Flappers to name a few. Jajeh continues to hone her unique brand of political comedy and storytelling on stages across Los Angeles. Her short story "White Like Me" was published this July by Saqi Books London as part of the comedic anthology: Don't Panic, I'm Islamic.This Fall, she makes her television debut on Season 4 of the Emmy award winning television show Transparent.