Originally from East Nashville, Tennessee Jessica Watkins is a New York City based stand-up comedian, actress, and producer. Watkins is a graduate from the The American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Los Angeles. She starred and co-produced the feature film Bad Batch, was featured in 2013 Chicago’s Women’s Funny Festival, 2016 Cleveland’s Accidental Comedy Festival, helped break the 2015 Guinness World Record for longest running continuous standup show (80 hours) and writes and stars in the web-series Let’s Take a Walk With Jessica Watkins and Tiki. Jessica is most notably known for her 2014 walk across America. For over eight months she pushed a cart from Lewes, DE to Oceanside, California walking over 2000 miles, performing standup in a dozen states along the way and filming the entire trip for a comedic documentary titled Burning Daylight which is currently in production.