Jak Knight

Jak Knight

November 22-23 / $20

Lounge showroom. Black-ish, Big Mouth, The Comedy Lineup on Netflix, Comedy Central


Seattle native Jak Knight has been getting notice for both his writing (on "Black-ish," "Big Mouth" and more) and his stand-up. He has toured the globe, appeared at all the big-time comedy festivals, recorded a Netflix special ... and now, he's back to headline the DC Improv lounge for a third time.

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Originally from Seattle, Jak is an LA-based stand-up comic, writer, and actor. Jak is currently an executive story editor on "Blackish." Before that, he was a writer and voiceover actor on "Big Mouth." Jak also was featured as 'Denver' in the NBA2k game, alongside Hannibal Buress and Michael B Jordan. He was named a 2014 Comedy Central Comic to Watch, a 2015 New Face at the Montreal JFL Festival and a 2018 Time Out Comic to Watch. He performed at the main stage of 2015's Oddball Comedy Festival headlined by Amy Schumer and Aziz Ansari, and has opened for various stand-ups including Joel McHale, Eric Andre, Moshe Kasher, Aziz Ansari and Dave Chappelle. He has since headlined for clubs, colleges, and festivals globally. He can be seen on television on "The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail," "@midnight" and "Adam Devine's House Party." His Netflix special aired in 2018 as a part of the "The Comedy Lineup" series.