Jessica Kirson is an American stand-up comedian, actress, and producer. She was born on November 14, 1969, in South Orange, New Jersey. She was also raised in South Orange, New Jersey. Jessica Kirson’s mother is a therapist.
With regards to education, Jessica Kirson attended Columbia High School and successfully graduated in 1987 and she normally sees herself as that person who loves to make people laugh.
Actor, Zach Braff, and writer Joshua Braff are her stepbrothers . Even though Jessica Kirson had wanted to be a therapist just like her mother, she graduated from the University of Maryland in family studies. She also completed New York University with a Master’s of Social Work degree.
After her education, Jessica Kirson decided to take up comedy and in so doing, he started creating materials and testing them out. She took part in open mics at different venues in New York even though she was working as a bartender at Houlihan’s at Times Square and at Upper West Side restaurant.
She has performed at venues such as Gotham Comedy Club, Laugh Factory, Caroline’s, and the Improv. As an actress, Jessica Kirson had her debut in the film titled School Dance and she also featured in the one-hour special Talking to Myself which debuted on Comedy Central.
Bill Burr was the executive producer of Talking to Myself. Jessica Kirson has performed on The Tonight Show, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The View, and Kevin Can Wait.
She played a role in the series The Call Girls and also played a pivotal role in the film titled The Comedian. She is the host of Disgusting Hawk and she is a contributor on The Howard Stern Show.
Jessica Kirson has four children. She has been open about her struggle with weight and body image issues as well as substance abuse throughout her life.
Jessica Kirson Siblings
Jessica Kirson is known to come from a family of famous siblings. She has four siblings and they are Zach Braff, Joshua Braff, Shoshanna Braff and Adam J. Braff.
Zach Braff is an American actor and filmmaker who was born on April 6, 1975. Some of the films he has featured in include Manhattan Murder Mystery, My Summer As A Girl, Getting to Know You, Endsville and Blue Moon.
Others are The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy, Garden State, Chicken Little, The Last Kiss, The High Cost of Living and Wish I Was Here. He dated actress Mandy Moore, from 2004 to 2006 and dated model Taylor Bagley, from 2009 to 2014. Between 2019 and 2022, he was in a relationship with actress Florence Pugh.
Joshua Braff is an American writer who was born on October 11, 1967. He has authored so many books.
Shoshanna Braff is a fashion designer.
Adam J. Braff is a screenwriter and he is noted for Wish I Was Here (2014), The Wedding Singer (1998) and The Family Man (2000).