Making her way to Los Angeles from Portland, Oregon, Morgan’s laid back approach to comedy has landed her appearances on Jimmy Kimmel Live. She was also a original writer for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and currently writes for 2 Broke Girls.
Jessi had me at Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me! when she first appeared on the long-running show in 2011. As someone who considers themselves as something of a nerd, Jessi’s wit is intelligent and thoughtful. She’s a regular on VH1′s Best Week Ever and had a hand in creating The Chapelle Show.
I find it very difficult to get past Fortune’s charming southern accent and she is, BY FAR, the greatest thing to hit the E! network since Joan Rivers decided she had an opinion.
HAVE YOU SEEN HER NEW SHOW ON COMEDY CENTRAL? Because if her stints on GIRLS and the Roast of Roseanne weren’t reason enough, this is the woman who’s one-hour comedy special, Mostly Sex Stuff, became one of the most popular specials on on the network. No small feat.