Pooja Mallipamula is a writer, actor and stand up comedian from New York.
As a writer, she uses humor to portray common struggles minorities face every day. Still, her main goal is to make people laugh. She believes in the power of laughter to make people open their hearts and empathize with the ‘other.’ In her opinion people in the spotlight have a responsibility to be the voice for those who are silenced and oppressed in today’s society. The characters in her scripts always come from diverse backgrounds.