Jake Isaacs

Performer at iO West

Jake Isaacs is a writer, comedian, and actor from Thousand Oaks, California. After studying Film and Psychology at USC, he worked at DreamWorks Animation as the Art Coordinator for Rise of the Guardians, Producer for a behind-the-scenes documentary Creating An Epic, and Script/Editorial Coordinator for Kung Fu Panda 3. At Illumination Entertainment, he was Editorial Coordinator for Minions and Secret Life of Pets before leaving animation to write for the 2016 CBS Diversity Showcase.

Jake has written/performed sketch comedy at iO West, UCB, Nerdist, and The Pack, and performed stand-up comedy at The Comedy Store, The Improv, Flappers, The Ice House, Second City, The Clubhouse, and UCB. Jake was Head Writer for the 2017 CBS Diversity Showcase, and currently writes/performs with iO Main Stage Team ‘The Cover Up’.