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Getting to know comedian Jacqueline Novak

Bill Leff, Jacqueline Novak, and Wendy Snyder.

Today, Bill and Wendy sit down with comedian and author Jacqueline Novak. Novak has performed stand-up on HBO’s 2 Dope Queens, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, The Late Late Show with James Corden, and in her own half-hour stand-up special on Comedy Central’s The Half Hour. They talk to her about her career in comedy, what writing her first book was like, her mental health experiences, her new Off-Broadway comedy Jacqueline Novak: Get On Your Knees, which debuts July 10 at The Cherry Lane Theatre in Manhattan’s Greenwich Village in New York, and much more.

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