Bess Kalb

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29, 1988
United States
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29, 1988 (age 33)
United States


Television writer who is best known for her work on the Jimmy Kimmel Live! show. She is also known for having written several scripts for award shows and broadcasts including the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards and The Oscars ceremony for both 2017 and 2018. 

Before Fame

She studied at Brown University where she graduated in 2009. She landed her comedy writing job at Jimmy Kimmel Live! in 2012 and has gone on to pick up an Emmy nomination fro her work on the show. 


She is known for having received a WGA Award in 2016. She is also known for having contributed articles to other magazines including GQ, Wired, and The New Yorker. 

Family Life

She was born and raised in Manhattan but later settled in San Francisco. She has a brother named Will Kalb. 

Associated With

She is also known for having written jokes for Hillary Clinton including for her Al Smith Dinner speech.