Honing a set for television is a milestone for a comedian. Learn about the process.
Contacting the Booker/Paths to Submission, Taping Set For Submission, Receiving Feedback, Accepting Rejection, Etiquette, Circling back to Resubmit, Don’t bury the lede, This is Supposed to be Fun, Standards & Practices (Can I say ‘dick’?), Refining Set, Approval, Taping
Jessica Pilot is a network talent booker, writer, and producer. She’s an expert in the world of comedy, and has been lauded for her ability to discover emerging talent in venues across the nation. Jessica’s passion is the art of stand up comedy, and she has more than 10 years of success in creating content for television, print, and online platforms. She currently books the stand up segments for “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert”, and has previously worked as a talent booker for programming on BET and Netflix. Jessica was a featured speaker on comedy industry topics at “Yale’s Women’s Leadership Initiative”, the “Women in Comedy Festival” in 2017, and the upcoming season two of CNN’s “History of Comedy.”