Jenny Slate

Jenny Slate


Jenny Slate is an actress, stand-up comedian, and the New York Times best-selling author of Little Weirds and Marcel the Shell with Shoes On. She has been in many movies and TV shows and also plays many cartoon animals. Jenny is a graduate of Columbia University and has a young heart and an antique soul. She lives in a 100-year-old house in the bizarre and fun city of Los Angeles, where nobody ever gets old at all.

Buy Jenny Slate’s latest book, Little Weirds, on Amazon.

Events with Jenny Slate

[CANCELED] Jenny Slate Surprises Us

06 May 2020
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Auditorium at Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall
The New School
66 West 12th Street
New York, NY 10011

The live events of the 2020 World Voices Festival have been canceled due to concerns about the safety of participants and audiences during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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