Joleen Lunzer is a pigment-challenged stand-up comedian living in Hollywood, CA. Born and raised in Minnesota, Joleen’s comedy is a mixture of her Minnesota nice upbringing, love of story telling and sardonic wit. Joleen was voted, “Most Blunt” in high school. Her comedy has been described as grenade with a bow on it. In May of 2013, Joleen placed first in The Ultimate Funny Person Competition at the Pourhouse in Minneapolis. Joleen was also selected as a performer in Boston’s Women in Comedy Festival in the spring of 2013. Joleen headlined the Tempe Improv in February 2012 and has worked with talented comedians like Kevin Nealon, Jim Jefferies, Louie Anderson, Brian Scolaro and Ritch Shydner to name a few. In addition to stand-up comedy, Joleen performs in the long-form improv troupe, Driveway Robbery and is the co-creator of the satirical news website: Grown Up Recess. You can also check her out as a contributor on MyTalk 107.1, NBC Radio and read her comedy column in SmartFem Magazine.
In November 2013, Joleen released her first comedy album. It’s a collection of original audio sketches entitled: Hot Off The Hotdish, which is available on iTunes & Amazon.