Aisha Tyler Interview
Updated: Thursday, August 29 2013, 05:10 PM EDT
Premiering on the CW Cincinnati, Tuesday 8pm
comedian Aisha Tyler, WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? features the return of
cast members Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie, who helped make the
original U.S. version of this comedy improve series such a hit. Along with a
special guest comedian in each episode, the cast members must put their comedic
skills to the test through a series of spontaneous improv
Prompted only by
random ideas supplied by the studio audience and host Aisha Tyler, our four
performers must use the little information they have and their wild imaginations
to depict different characters and an array of scenes, as well as perform
songs. After each round of improvisation, Aisha will dole out points to our
four performers and declare a winner at the end of every
July 16, 2013 - Tuesday, 8:00-8:30 p.m. ET
Jen is originally from Columbus, OH, but she's spent most of her adult life here in the Tri-State. She graduated Cum Laude from Miami University with a BS in Communication and a BA in Spanish. Her first job out of college was as an intern with WOXY-FM/97X radio. She would go on from there to spend several years in the music industry as a field marketing rep for Sony Music. She is a huge fan of theater and acting, and that love for the arts is what drew her to performing. She began acting in high school and then in local commercials and on area stages.
Jen landed her first television job as co-host of Cinema 64 with Bob Herzog. She was then reunited with Bob when she made the switch to Local 12 in October of 2006. They now work together on Good Morning Cincinnati and Bengals Nation.
When Jen is not on the air, she continues to perform on-stage and behind the scenes as a playwright. Her 2007 play "Mad" received a CEA nomination for Best Alternative Show. She also loves music and attending concerts. Jen loves to travel, ride horses and enjoys watching sports like football. Always happy to donate her time to local organizations, she is particularly passionate about those that promote mental health and animal welfare.
Jen and her husband welcomed their first child in June of 2014.
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