About Sam Jay
Originally from Boston, stand-up comic Sam Jay is an Emmy Nominated Writer for “Saturday Night Live” and frequently appears in sketches.
In 2018 she made her Netflix debut on “The Comedy Lineup” and released her Debut Album “Donna’s Daughter.” She wrote for the “2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards” and has a recurring role on TV Land’s “Nobodies”.
In 2017, Sam was a standout of the “Just For Laughs: New Faces.” She was the host of “Ricking Morty”, the Rick and Morty post-show on Adult Swim and she was a cast member of MTV’s “SafeWord.” Sam made her late night television debut on ABC’s Late Night with Jimmy Kimmel and her half-hour stand-up special premiered on Comedy Central.
She was named to the Comedy Central “Comics To Watch List” in 2015, and has since performed at the Vodafone Dublin Comedy Festival, Bumbershoot Festival, 208 Comedy Festival, New York Comedy Festival, Portland’s Bridgetown Festival, The Laugh Your Asheville Off Comedy Festival, Boston’s Women In Comedy Festival, and the list goes on.
Her credits also include a part in the award-winning film “Pinsky”, Starz’ “Take My Wife”, Comedy Central’s “White Flight”, “The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail”, as well as Viceland’s “Party Legends” & “Flophouse.”
The Last LaughJust six years into her career as a comedian, Sam Jay has become one of the fastest rising stars in the comedy world. After joining ‘Saturday Night Live’ as a writer in the fall of 2017, the Atlanta-born, Boston-raised comic put out her first album ‘Donna’s Daughter’ and delivered a tight 15-minute banger of a set for Netflix’s ‘The Comedy Lineup.’ We recorded this very special bonus episode of ‘The Last Laugh’ from the SXSW festival in Austin, Texas.
Touré ShowSam Jay is a writer for SNL and a stand up comic and this is a great interview about her development as a person. She couldn’t show up in comedy as her best self until she realized who she really was. Let me know what you think!
Late Night Whenever with Michelle ButeauNever travel with too-tight pants, and more advice from Michelle’s days as a movie star. Comedians Sam Jay and Aparna Nancherla grace the stage. Plus, Michelle gives Rob a new nickname!
The Book of Ye with Rob Haze and Chris Daniels “Spaceship” (w/ Sam Jay)After a prolific June for Ye, Chris & Rob sit down with comedian Sam Jay (Netflix’s The Comedy Lineup, Donna’s Daughter) to talk Kanye fandom, Drake’s latest album “Scorpion”, Drake vs. Pusha T, Jay Z’s relationship with Kanye, and more. Later, they discuss “Spaceship” off The College Dropout. — CONNECT W/ THE BOOK OF YE ON TWITTER (@BookOfYe) for episode updates, conversations with the Book Of Ye community, and behind-the scenes photos/videos: twitter.com/bookofye PLEASE SUBSCRIBE AND RATE US on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you get your podcasts. 5 Stars!! Good Reviews!! THE BOOK OF YE IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST http://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/book-of-ye/
Inside the Closet Episode 21: Secret Meat w/ Sam Jay#InsideTheCloset is thrilled to welcome the incredibly talented and funny Sam Jay. The SNL writer sits down with Emma and Matteo to talk about the freakiest sex, answer some rapid fire fan questions, and give us all tips on how to have game. This time, even Barbara is in. Follow Emma - @EmmaWillmann http://www.emmacomedy.com/ Follow Matteo - @MatteoLane https://www.matteolanecomedy.com/ Follow Same - @SamJayComic Follow us on Facebook at Inside The Closet Podcast, and send your questions to [email protected]
Ready Set Blow – Ep. 29 Sam JaySam Jay is a Boston-bred and now L.A.-based comedian. You can catch her on Viceland’s Party Legends and watch her weekly on MTV’s SafeWord. She will be taping her Comedy Central special at The Stand in NYC on September 21. Sam joins the fellas in their hotel for some drinks and a lot of laughs in this really fun episode of the RSB Podcast. The episode opens with some Vegas party stories and how women shouldn’t be “frumpy” in the VIP. The crew moves on to discuss the difficulties of dating a comedian. The trio gets into a little history - Sam technically being responsible for the RSB podcast’s existence, Sam’s start in comedy, making teachers cry and growing up in between the Millennial and Gen-X era. The show moves on to a conversation about hip hop, then and now. The gang closes out the episode with a discussion about respecting the art of comedy.
Put Your Hands Together with Cam & Rhea – Sam Jay, Debra DiGiovanni, Julian McCullough, Subhah Agarwal, Roman F and hosts Cameron Esposito and Rhea ButcherCam and Rhea talk Morning Joe, The L Word and the Dodgers. Sets from Julian McCullough, Subhah Agarwal, Roman F, Sam Jay and Debra DiGiovanni.
Getting Doug with High Ep 156 Sam Jay, Jeff Grace & Alex KarpovskyDoug Benson sits down with Sam Jay, Jeff Grace & Alex Karpovsky for another episode of Getting Doug with High.
The Bechdel Cast – Star Wars: A New Hope with Sam JayRebel scum Caitlin and Jamie invite comedian Sam Jay to talk about Star Wars and how there are less than five women in the whole galaxy. (This episode contains spoilers)Follow @SamJayComic on Twitter! While you're there, you should also follow @BechdelCast, @caitlindurante and @hamburgerphone
The Comedians of Wrestling – Sam JayHOWDY COW-HEADS! Dan welcomes Sam Jay to the show to talk about Eva Marie, Summer Slam, John Cena, and (of course) speculate what McDonald's did with the old chicken nuggets.
Put Your Hands Together with Cam & Rhea – Sam Jay, Doug Mellard, Nick Flanagan, Chris Charpentier and hosts Cameron Esposito and Rhea ButcherUnmatched sets from Sam Jay, Doug Mellard, Nick Flanagan and Chris Charpentier. Chat with David Koechner, and your hosts Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher.
TV Guidance Counselor Episode 82: Sam JaySeptember 24-30, 1994 This week Ken welcomes fellow Boston Comedian Sam Jay to the show. Ken and Sam discuss the difficulty in finding Ken's home, Catholic School, cloak rooms, embarrassing incidents, demonic possession, Beverly Hills 90210, being a gay teen, being on a watch list from the Boston Archdiocese and having that lead to moving to a suburban public school, strip clubs, Atlanta, Black Williamsburg, going to college in a shopping mall, family tragedies, stand up comedy, knowing what you want to be, having cable in your room, SNICK, classic Nickelodeon, COPS, They Live, The Adventures of Pete and Pete, escapism vs. identification, Fox as the "black thing", Hating "Hey Dude", when things aren't a race thing but a taste thing, America's Most Wanted as family viewing, Stark Trek, Sisters, Lusty Sela Ward, The Simpsons, Black Bart, Flea Market bootleg clothing, Downtown Boston's Corner Mall, The Real World, Puck, AIDS, letting kids drink wine, Hardball, Married...with Children, classic MTV, how Melrose Place makes Monday night the best night in Sam's week, made for TV movies, Murphy Brown, when a monkey guest stars, Wrestling and the Ultimate Warrior, ComicView, stand up on TV, Full House, The House Party series, Baby Faced White Boys, Home Improvement, Kids in the Hall, Grace Under Fire, John Larroquette, Tori Spelling's virginity, Ken's love of modeling, the conundrum of Beavis and Butthead, Martin, being a "hater", how Janet Jackson is the best Jackson, how Ken is mad about Mad About You, My So-Called Life, Dawsome's Creek, James at 15, gay TV, Living Single, the horror of "Soul Plane", the golden age of BET, The Friday film series, New York Undercover, Seinfeld, Family Matters, TGIF, Boy Meets World, The X-Files, and believing you've been abducted by aliens.
Put Your Hands Together with Cam & Rhea – Sam Jay, James Adomian, Baron Vaughn, JF Harris, The Puterbaugh Sisters, Finn StraleyFantastic sets from James Adomian, Sam Jay, JF Harris, The Puterbaugh Sisters, Finn Straley, chat with Alingon Mitra, and your special guest host Baron Vaughn.