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Friends Like Us

A Podcast featuring women of color with different views on hot topics. 

Jun 27, 2018

Eman El-Husseini is a stand-up comedian and writer. She’s known for her appearances on CBC and CTV’s Just for Laughs, and for her Comedy Network stand-up special. She’s opened for Patton Oswalt, and her comedy album, “Unveiled”, was released in 2016. Her writing has been featured in Rover, The Beaverton, The Montreal Gazette, and The Dean’s Report, among other publications. Check out her cartoon on instagram based on her married life with her wife who is also a comedian: @theelsalomons

Erin Jackson Erin Jackson is a stand up comedian who recently made her late night debut on CONAN, and has appeared on the Ellen Show, Last Comic Standing, Live at Gotham and Wanda Sykes’ Herlarious. She'll be releasing her debut album, "Grudgery," this fall.

Dana Alexander Began her comedy career at the age of 18 years old in Canada. Before long she began touring nationally with Yuk Yuk's Comedy Clubs, completed 5 television galas and several radio spots for major stations. In 2011 Dana moved to the U.K. where she premiered her solo hour at The Edinburgh Festival for which she received nominations including "Best Comic" and "Best International Act" from Chortle and Black Comedy Awards. She then featured on British television on programs such as "Russell Howard's Good News", "Edinburgh Comedy Fest" and "The Culture Show". ​Her solo comedy special also aired in Canada's popular Stand-up show "Comedy Now" and she has been named in the Top 10 Comedians 3 years running by NOW Magazine in Canada. Dana can be seen on stage within in the U.K. and Internationally. She has also performed for the British Armed Forces.You also can hear Dana by following her regular Podcast which is available here - "Comedians Of The World" Dana will be performing her new solo hour “Shady With A Chance Of Sunburn” at The Edinburgh Festival in August 2018.

Always hosted by Marina Franklin- Trainwreck, Louie Season V, The Jim Gaffigan Show, Conan O'Brien, Stephen Colbert, HBO's Crashing, and The Breaks with Michelle Wolf.