Sonia Denis


b. 1986, HK.

photo credit:  Sam Q. Bailey

photo credit: Sam Q. Bailey


Sonia Denis is a New York-based comedian. Her stand-up can be described as idiosyncratic, frenetic and another cool adjective.

Sonia was recently named one of Vulture's Comics to Watch. She is featured on The New Negroes on Comedy Central. Sonia co-starred in the Emmy nominated web series Brown Girls and has appeared on HBO’s High Maintenance and in the Netflix movie Set It Up. She also hosted the Facebook Watch late night show After After Party.

Sonia’s writing has been featured in The New Yorker and McSweeney’s Internet Tendency. She was a writer and performer in Second City’s critically acclaimed Black Side of the Moon. Sonia has also performed at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Riot LA, The Onion & A.V. Club’s 2nd Annual 26th Annual Comedy Festival, and The SCOUT CHICAGO Festival.