It was ladies night on the Gossiping Heifers show with comedian/actress Crystal Powell.
Crystal Powell is a Texas-born comedienne who has graced the stage at the prestigious Improv Comedy Clubs and comedy venues nationwide. She has appeared alongside comedic powerhouses such as Mike Epps and Rodney Perry and can hold her own in any arena. Crystal won the 2015 i10 Media “Influential Entertainer’s Award” and was named one of “Houston’s All-Stars of Comedy.” She also hosted a four-day event in honor of National Humor Month that made citywide headlines in Houston. She is an accomplished singer and actress, making appearances in the film “Ball Don’t Lie” featuring Nick Cannon, Ludacris and Rosanna Arquette, and on the Emmy-nominated “Jimmy Kimmel Live” show.
Comedy is more than a career choice; it is a way of release and healing for Crystal. She lost both parents at a young age but turned her test into the testimony, using her comedic gifts to help others heal from their own pain. Crystal has shared her story on leading media platforms including ABC and FOX. She has broken through in a male-dominated field and is able to connect with audiences from various walks of life. She believes that laughter is the great equalizer, and regardless of culture, age or gender, it unites us all.
We had a chance to discuss the hardships of women in comedy, dating and much more juicy girl talk. Listen in on this hilarious interview!