Prologue Profiles

"Creatively, I don't think comfort is the best thing in the world." - Albertina Rizzo

At an early age Albertina (@albz) fell in love with comedy, inspired by David Letterman her dream was to write for late night TV.

Albertina now works full-time as a monologue writer for NBC's The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon which she joined in July 2012.

You'll hear Albertina discuss her path from having no direction in life to writing for late night, the importance of leaving your comfort zone, and that the first person you want to impress is yourself.

Direct download: 079_Albertina_Rizzo_Comedy_Writer.mp3
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