Esther Povitsky

Esther Povitsky is a stand-up comedian, actress, and podcast host, born in Skokie, Illinois and currently living in Los Angeles, California. She moved to LA to pursue stand-up comedy and acting full-time after attending the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign. She studied comedy at iO Chicago, The Second City and The Groundlings.

Known For


Cast Credits

Alone Together (2018)
Starring as Esther (10 episodes)
Time for Bed with Punam Patel (2017)
Guest starring as Esther Povitsky
Lady Dynamite (2016)
Guest starring as Kristy Coombs
Rachel Dratch's Late Night Snack (2016)
Guest starring as Esther Povitsky
Love (2016)
Guest starring as Alexis (2 episodes)
Not Safe with Nikki Glaser (2016)
Guest starring as Esther Povitsky
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (2015)
Guest starring as Maya (12 episodes)
Difficult People (2015)
Guest starring as Cissy Donato
Late Night with Seth Meyers (2014)
Guest starring as Esther Povitsky
Adam DeVine's House Party (2013)
Guest starring as Esther Povitsky
Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013)
Guest starring as Emily
New Girl (2011)
Guest starring as Krystal
  • Episode 1x07: Bells (Nov 29, 2011) [Co-Star]

Crew Credits

Alone Together (2018)
Show crew as Creator
Episode crew as Writer (2 episodes)
  • Episode 1x08: Sleepover (Mar 7, 2018)
  • Episode 1x01: Pilot (Jan 10, 2018)