Gina Yashere’s distinctive voice was recently featured in the hit animated movie Early Man, but this formidable Londoner is even more animated in her live performances. Her bombastic delivery, infectious personality and cheeky observations have wowed audiences across the globe. She has appeared numerous times at Just For Laughs in Montreal and Toronto, and at HBO and TBS’s The Comedy Festival in Las Vegas. TV appearances have included her comedy special Skinny B*tch (Showtime), The Jay Leno Show (NBC), The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien (NBC), and Mock The Week(BBC). She recently shot her third stand-up special, Gina Yashere: Ticking Boxes, which was filmed at London’s iconic O2 Academy. Earlier this year she appeared in series 2 of The Standups on Netflix.
“Her observations are as sharp as shrapnel”
– Evening Standard