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Zainab Johnson

Stand Up Comedy

Johnson's first appearance as a series regular on television for BET’s “Hell Date” led her to explore comedy in earnest, studying the craft with the Groundlings and IO West, two improvisational comedy groups. Zainab then went on to perform improv and sketch comedy with Troop Hollywood and the Black Hand Side. She has performed at the Comedy Club in Los Angeles and the Comedy Cellar in New York. She has made multiple television appearances, on shows such as :All Def Comedy: "Arsenio, BET's "Comic View," MTV's "Acting Out," and AXSTV's "Gotham Comedy Live!"