Dejen Tesfagiorgis

Dejen Tesfa is a Brooklyn-based comedy writer / performer with a sketch and improv background from UCB Theater. He’s currently in an animation writing fellowship for PBS affiliate WGBH and their show “Work it Out Wombats!” premiering early 2023. He drops two sketches a month to his YouTube channel (Deja Deja Comedy, with over 5k subscribers, and he’s written two web series, two original pilots, and specs for Pen15 and ATLANTA.

Further back he had a software company in college that he sold in 2013, and has since worked at various tech startups and Microsoft while appearing in videos for Disney+, NBC News Digital, Bleacher Report and Cosmopolitan, and performing in the Toronto Sketch Fest, Philly Sketch Fest, Brooklyn Comedy Festival, NY Sketchfest and New York Musical Improv Festival.