Jenn Swann is a writer in Los Angeles. A former L.A. Weekly staffer and multiple L.A. Press Club award winner, she's written about porn stars, celebrity hamsters, Miley Cyrus' twerk team, and Aubrey Plaza's basketball league. For the sake of journalism, she once took an I.V. to cure a hangover (it didn't work) and biked to the Emmys from Santa Monica in a dress. She has a complicated relationship with the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
21 hours ago | Comedy
A new comedy show at UCB aims to make late night TV writing more accessible — particularly to women, who account for just a fraction of all writers on late night talk shows.
8 days ago | Longform
The most explosive of the allegations against Cinefamily is not supported by victims, witnesses or evidence of any kind. But more than a dozen former employees unanimously assert that there's a broader problem.
12 days ago | Bars
Mia Swier, whose family runs the Teragram Ballroom, is launching a piano bar catering to the live theater community in L.A.
1 month ago | Art
Ruth Chase's exhibition seeks to tell the stories of people who grew up west of Lincoln Boulevard in the 1970s.
2 months ago | Comedy
When the two performers decided to hit the road this summer in honor of the tenth anniversary of Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!, they knew they couldn't just revisit old sketches for the sake of nostalgia — they also had to develop new mate...