Comedian J Smiles, is an engineer, designer, lawyer, entrepreneur, and caregiver. See what had-happened-was; her daddy dropped dead, and that broke her mama’s brain (ALZ). WTH?! J found laughter to lick her wounds.
Outside Been Open is a tag that J organically used at the end of her 1st viral FreakNik Tales video. Issa VIBE, a way of life purfecked by GenX. She tackles changing careers, being a caregiver, losing love, being paranoid during the pandemic and naysayers doubting GenXers thrown of dominance.
Comedy with a Cause – her opener, a local painter performing LIVE creating art before our eyes. The one-of-one piece then auctioned with 100% of proceeds benefiting a local dementia organization.
She has been on Fox, Fox Soul and CBS; plus share the stage with George Wallace, Gary Owen, Luenell, Chris Spencer, Kim Coles, Tony Roberts, and Kim Whitley, among others. J toured with Guy Torry and Faizon Love and performed with Tom Joyner’s Fantastic Voyage on Carnival Cruises. Her inaugural Tour sold-out. NPR and Seth Rogen’s HFC have recognized ‘Parenting Up!‘ podcast for J’s merger of humor and hardship as a family caregiver. Howard, Stanford, Deltas, D9, Southern Girls, Foodies — and all allies pull up!!