Zainab Johnson

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Zainab Johnson

Zainab Johnson is a stand-up comedian, actress and writer from Harlem, NY. Zainab’s comedy is based on her unique point-of-view, which was shaped growing up as one of thirteen siblings in a Muslim family. After getting a degree in math and taking a job as a teacher, she quickly learned that she had a different calling. Zainab can currently be seen hosting Netflix’s 100 Humans, a social experiment where 100 individuals take part in interactive experiments exploring sex, happiness, torture and all the other aspects of being human.


She can also be seen playing the role of Aleesha on the upcoming Greg Daniels Amazon series UPLOAD, premiering May 1. Zainab is a regular guest on Comedy Central’s Lights Out With David Spade, and has made appearances on Late Night with Seth Meyers, BET's Comic View, MTV's Acting Out, Last Comic Standing, and The Melbourne Comedy Festival. She was also selected to be one of Variety’s Top 10 Comics To Watch 2019.