weird queer comedy babe.
Jes Tom (they/them) is a stand-up comic, writer, and actor gleefully providing the trans, queer, Asian American, radical cyborg perspective that everyone never knew they wanted. Currently, they are a story editor on season two of the Taika Waititi series OUR FLAG MEANS DEATH, for HBO Max. They can be seen in the Hulu Feature CRUSH, HBO Max’s LOVE LIFE, and on their own digital series DEAR JES, for Netflix’s The Most. Their writing has been published by Reductress, Shondaland, and Condé Nast’s Them, and they wrote for the Audible/Broadway Video series HOT WHITE HEIST, produced by Alan Cumming. Jes has been featured in The New York Times, Vice, Ozy, Forbes, NowThis, Vulture’s Comedians You Should and Will Know in 2021, and were selected as a New Face at the 2021 Just For Laughs Festival.