Jenny Hagel is a Puerto Rican TV writer and comedy performer in New York City.
She currently writes for Late Night with Seth Meyers (NBC). Other writing credits include Impractical Jokers (TruTV), Big Gay Sketch Show (Logo), Lady Gaga & The Muppets Holiday Spectacular (ABC), Ladylike (MTV) and Head Writer of White Guy Talk Show (Fuse).
Prior to working in TV, Jenny spent five years writing and performing sketch comedy at Second City in Chicago – including a USO tour to Bosnia and Kosovo with the Second City National Touring Company.
Her award-winning comedic short films have appeared on national television and at film festivals world wide.
Jenny performs regularly at the UCB Theatre in NYC. She lives in Brooklyn, because she’s a lesbian mom, so that’s where she’s required to live by law.