Nikki Glaser Biography
Nikki Glaser is an American stand-up comedian, actress, podcast host, radio host, and television host. She was the host of the television series Not Safe with Nikki Glaser, which premiered on Comedy Central and Much on February 9, 2016. She graduated from Kirkwood High School, briefly attended the University of Colorado Boulder before transferring to, and graduating from, the University of Kansas with a degree in English Literature. Glaser started performing stand-up at the age of 18. Her first jokes were written in college. Since then, Glaser performed stand-up on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Conan, and two seasons of the reality series Last Comic Standing. Her first feature stand-up special (Perfect) was on Comedy Central on April 9, 2016. Her second special, (Bangin’) on Netflix, premiered on October 1, 2019.
From 2011 to 2014, she hosted a podcast with comedian Sara Schaefer called You Had To Be There. In July 2013, she performed on the radio show The Debaters, debating the ‘Early to Bed’ adage. In March 2015, she featured on Giant Bomb’s life advice podcast, Danswers, talking about subjects such as her experience with co-host Dan Ryckert at college. She co-hosted the podcast We Know Nothing with comedian Phil Hanley and roommate/musician Anya Marina. We Know Nothing is a humorous relationship-based podcast that takes calls from listeners and attempts to give them love advice. From January to October 2016, she hosted the companion podcast to her Comedy Central show Not Safe with Dan St. Germain and Brian Frange. In each episode, they discussed sex and relationship issues as well as apples. In February 2018, she started hosting You Up? With Nikki Glaser, Comedy Central’s first-ever live daily morning show, which aired on Sirius XM’s Comedy Central Radio. The show was dropped by Sirius XM on May 7, 2020, but continued as a podcast until its final episode on October 2, 2020. Throughout 2018 and 2019, she appeared on the Howard Stern channels on Sirius XM, including the roast of Ronnie the Limo driver and as a guest on the wrap-up show. On September 24, 2019, she was the featured guest with Howard Stern for a full-length interview. She featured on The Joe Rogan Experience on October 3rd, 2018, October 3rd, 2019, and August 20th, 2020. The Nikki Glaser Podcast is hosted by Glaser and is co-hosted by fellow stand-up comedian Andrew Collin. The first episode released on March 22, 2021.
On January 29, 2013, Nikki & Sara Live, a weekly television series hosted by Glaser and Schaefer, premiered on MTV. The show was canceled on October 29, 2013, after two seasons. On April 19, 2013, she featured in the pilot episode of Those Who Can’t, a television series originally created by Amazon Studios. Her character was replaced by Maria Thayer in 2015 when the series was picked up by TruTV. She appeared on MTV shows such as Money from Strangers, Awkward. After Show. You’re Welcome., and Failosophy.On June 2, 2015, Comedy Central approved an adult-themed talk show hosted by Glaser, titled Not Safe with Nikki Glaser. The show premiered on February 9, 2016. The show was picked up by 4Music in the United Kingdom. The show was canceled in November 2016. On September 5, 2016, she was on the Comedy Central Roast of Rob Lowe as a Roaster. She appeared on the Comedy Central Roast of Bruce Willis on July 28, 2018. On September 12, 2018, Glaser was announced as one of the celebrities competing on season 27 of Dancing with the Stars. Her professional partner was Gleb Savchenko. They were the first couple eliminated from the competition on September 25. On February 6, 2019, Glaser appeared in the third episode of the third season of the celebrity rap-battle competition show Drop the Mic. She competed against fellow comedian Brad Williams, winning the battle. In November 2019, the dating show Blind Date was revived by Bravo, with Glaser as the new host. She played a small role in Henry Phillips’ 2009 film Punching the Clown. She also appeared as herself in Jordan Brady’s 2010 documentary I Am Comic, and its 2014 sequel, I Am Road Comic. She had a role in the Judd Apatow-directed film Trainwreck (2015) and I Feel Pretty (2018).
Nikki Glaser Age
She was born Nicole Rene Glaser on June 1, 1984, in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States.
Nikki Glaser Sister
She has a sibling, a sister named Lauren Glaser.
Nikki Glaser Parents
She is the daughter of Julie E. and Edward J. Glaser. She has German and Irish ancestry. Glaser spent most of her childhood in St. Louis, Missouri.
Nikki Glaser Boyfriend
She does not talk abouther relationship life in public. However, in the past she has dated Chris Convy.
Nikki Glaser Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.