Jessica Williams (actress)
|Born||Jessica Renee Williams
July 31, 1989
Los Angeles County, California
|Alma mater||California State University, Long Beach|
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
Life and career
Williams was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. She made her television debut as a series regular on the Nickelodeon series Just for Kicks in 2006 and in 2012, she became The Daily Show's youngest correspondent ever. She attended Narbonne High School and California State University, Long Beach. She made her Daily Show debut on January 11, 2012. Williams is a frequent performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in Los Angeles. Williams also made appearances on Season 3 of HBO's Girls. She currently resides in Brooklyn, New York.
- "The Birth of Jessica Williams". California Birth Index. Retrieved March 27, 2014.
- Gilbert, Matthew (April 7, 2006). "'Just for Kicks' shows girls how to get along". The Boston Globe.
- Del Signore, John (January 19, 2012). "Jon Stewart: SOPA Will Drive Us To Libraries "Like A Common Masturbator"". Gothamist.
- Czajkowski, Elise (February 27, 2014). "Talking to 'Daily Show' Correspondent Jessica Williams". Splitsider. Retrieved December 2, 2014.
- "Jessica Williams". Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. Retrieved September 28, 2013.
- "Indecision 2012 - In the South of Madness". The Daily Show. January 11, 2012.
- Williams, Lauren (January–February 2014). "The Daily Show's Jessica Williams on Race, Comedy, and Her Role in "Girls."". Mother Jones. Retrieved February 13, 2014.
- "FACES: THE DAILY SHOW'S JESSICA WILLIAMS INTERVIEW". Nixon. Retrieved December 2, 2014.
- Jessica Williams at the Internet Movie Database
- The Daily Show - Jessica Williams
- Jessica Williams on Tumblr
- Jessica Williams' blog