Interview with comedian Jen Kober


Story by: News director Erin Ben-Moche


Laughter is a powerful tool when connecting with strangers and Jen Kober understands this by using her witty words and comedic timing to entertain the masses for television, film and stand up.

WXOU had a behind the scenes to interview Kober who came to campus Thursday, March 22 to perform her live comedy show. The event was sponsored by the Center for Student Activities and Residence Hall Association.

Kober’s powerful storytelling incorporates her southern-style flair with a love for food and family. She has appeared on TV hits such as “The Middle,” and “The Real Husbands of Hollywood” with Kevin Hart and in movies including “Grudge Match,” “Paranoia” and “American Pie Reunion.”

Kober discussed her love for food, the method behind her storytelling and how her family reacts to her bits that include embellishments.

Listen to the full interview here: