Kay Kaanapu

Hometown: Gilroy, California

Kay Kaanapu is a comedy writer and improviser who enjoys mashing comedy with action, fantasy and superhero genres. She writes/performs for UCB’s Filipino AF, is a member of the all female Asian improv troupe, Number One Son and writes/performs at The Ruby LA with the sketch team Moneypit and improv team Branzino. Her scripts have placed in competitions hosted by Final Draft, the Creative World Awards, the Scriptwriters Network, Stage 32 and Film Empire and have been showcased at the IO West Scripted Comedy Festival, UCB’s Let’s Table This and the Breakthrough Reading Series. Kay also produces videos for her YouTube channel JKWatch, where she plays Lego video games and reacts to her favorite television shows.