Nikki Glaser first gained notoriety during season four of Last Comic Standing when she advanced to the semifinals while she was still attending college. Since then, she has performed stand up on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and Last Comic Standing 7. Nikki now headlines clubs and colleges, and has been invited to the Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in 2007, 2011, and 2012. Nikki has appeared in the film Punching The Clown, the comedy documentary I Am Comic, and Amy Schumer's pilot for Comedy Central. Nikki also cohosts the popular comedy podcast, You Had To Be There, which was recently profiled in The New York Times magazine. Additionally, Nikki is a frequent guest on The Bob and Tom Radio Show.
This year, Nikki and her podcast cohost, Sara Schaefer produced, wrote, and hosted a late-night talk show pilot for MTV based loosely on their podcast. Nikki is currently residing in New York City where she can be seen performing regularly at The Comedy Cellar and other venues around the city.