SYMONE BAPTISTE is a director, writer, producer and comedy Booker in Los Angeles.
Symone was also the showrunner for season one of “Call & Response,” a Funny or Die & Blavity Inc. project responding to the changes and activism of our time. She produced and directed 10 episodes that featured notable black thought-leaders, activists, and allies including Patrisse Cullors (BLM), Uzo Aduba, Jane Fonda, and Robert Townsend.
She has also produced behind-the-scenes shoots and interviews for network television with notable guests including Tina Fey, Mindy Kaling, Marlon Wayons, and Patton Oswalt.
Symone is an in-demand live comedy producer in LA’s alternative comedy scene. Her core mission is fostering diversity in the comedy space through inclusive lineups.