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Jenny Lorenzo

JENNY LORENZO IS A CUBAN-AMERICAN ACTOR, WRITER AND CONTENT CREATOR, BORN AND RAISED IN MIAMI, FL, WHO IS KNOWN FOR HER WORK ON AGGRESSIVE COMIX, WE ARE MITU AND IS ONE OF THE ORIGINAL CO-FOUNDERS OF BUZZFEED'S FIRST LATINO VERTICAL, PERO LIKE. 

JENNY BECAME A VIRAL SENSATION WITH HER BELOVED ABUELA CHARACTER THAT HAS GARNERED MILLIONS OF VIEWS ONLINE ALONG WITH HER RELATABLE, LATINO BASED CONTENT THROUGH THE COMEDIC AND NOSTALGIC LENS OF A 1ST GENERATION CUBAN-AMERICAN. IN OTHER WORDS, LIVING IN THE HYPHEN. HER WORK HAS BEEN RECOGNIZED BY PLACES SUCH AS NBC NEWS, HUFFINGTON POST, EL NUEVO HERALD, BUZZFEED, AND WE ARE MITU AND WAS NOMINATED FOR A TECLA AWARD IN 2017 FOR "BEST CONTENT CREATOR FOR A DIGITAL NETWORK" &"BEST CREATOR" FOR ABUELA AT THE TECLA AWARDS 2018. 

LORENZO WAS RECENTLY A PARTICIPANT IN THE WOMEN IN COMEDY PROGRAM AT YOUTUBE SPACE LA IN PARTNERSHIP WITH ELIZABETH BANKS AND WHOHAHA. SHE WAS SELECTED OUT OF 12 WOMEN FOR THE PROGRAM AND THEN CHOSEN TO BE PERSONALLY MENTORED BY ELIZABETH, HERSELF. 

RECENTLY, SHE WRAPPED A CONSISTENTLY SOLD OUT SPANK SHOW AT UPRIGHT CITIZEN'S BRIGADE CALLED, "WOW! QUE SHOW!" AND PLANS TO CONTINUE PERFORMING LIVE IN 2019. 

SINCE GOING SOLO TO FOCUS ON HER OWN CONTENT, JENNY HAS SINCE DEVELOPED 6 NEW CHARACTERS THAT ARE BEING VERY WELL RECEIVED ON HER PLATFORMS AND YOU CAN NOW WATCH JENNY IN THE RECURRING ROLE OF LUPE ON CARTOON NETWORK'S “VICTOR & VALENTINO"! 

My Speakers Sessions

Saturday, October 19
 

11:00am

3:00pm