Jordan Carlos

Jordan Carlos most recently served as a writer and on-air contributor for Comedy Central's THE NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE. He is well known for his hilarious commentary on various MTV and MTV2 series, including; GUY CODE, GIRL CODE, GUY COURT, CHARLAMAGNE & FRIENDS and AIN'T THAT AMERICA. Additionally, Jordan can be seen dispensing his comedic wit on VH-1's I LOVE THE 2000's and the popular Yahoo digital series, MANSOME.

Jordan's other TV credits include Comedy Centrals' BROAD CITY, THE COLBERT REPORT and MICHAEL AND MICHAEL HAVE ISSUES, Showtimes' THE AFFAIR and NURSE JACKIE, HBO’s GIRLS, NBC’s MERCY, ABC’s UGLY BETTY and Adult Swim's THE ERIC ANDRE SHOW. In addition, he was a series regular on the MTV series, I JUST WANT MY PANTS BACK and the ESPN scripted comedy series, MAYNE STREET opposite Kenny Mayne, Aubrey Plaza and Ben Schwartz. 

He can be seen in the feature films; SLEEPING WITH OTHER PEOPLE opposite Jason Sudeikis and Alison Brie, Noah Baumbach's upcoming YEH DIN KAH KISSA opposite Ben Stiller and Adam Sandler, Gillian Robespierre's LANDLINE, and ABOUT RAY opposite Naomi Watts. 

Jordan lives in Brooklyn, New York and continues to perform his insightful and hilarious stand-up comedy in venues around the country.


Jordan Carlos appears in the following:

'Adulting' With Jordan Carlos At The Greene Space

Friday, February 10, 2023

Live from The Greene Space: comedian and podcast host Jordan Carlos


How Many Pairs of Underwear Do I Pack for a Weekend? feat. Aisling Bea

Tuesday, September 03, 2019

For the season finale, Michelle and Jordan sit down in-studio with Irish comedian Aisling Bea. And DJ Donwill and producer Christian Banda take us behind the scenes. 

How Do I Get Out of Going to Work on Monday? feat. Aparna Nancherla, Geena Rocero, and Crissle West

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Another family crashes Jordan’s family reunion. Aparna Nancherla shares her life motto. Transgender supermodel Geena Rocero speaks her truth. And Crissle West will not hug you.

Is Tired the New Normal? feat. Jaboukie Young-White and Samantha Bee

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Michelle celebrates her birthday, while Jordan has to work. The Daily Show’s Jaboukie Young-White hacks New York. And Full Frontal host Samantha Bee tells a story you won’t forget.

Is Getting a Turtle Too Much Responsibility? feat. Joyelle Nicole Johnson, Giulia Rozzi, and Becky Veduccio

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Michelle and Jordan aren’t feeling flirty. Joyelle Nicole Johnson broke the law to go to school. Guilia Rozzi likes an expensive break-up. Becky Veduccio on her journey to motherhood. 

Is $250 Too Much to Spend at the Bar? feat. Michael Kosta and Arturo Castro

Tuesday, August 06, 2019

In this week’s Adulting adventures, Michelle gets stuck in a toilet, while Jordan goes to Maine. Michael Kosta is the ultimate omnivore. And Alternatino’s Arturo Castro can’t dance.

Are Real Adults Allowed to Cry on the Subway? feat. Damien Lemon and Vanessa Williams

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Jordan and Michelle are joined by the legendary Vanessa Williams - and she offers up some adulting advice that will change your life.

When Does a Venmo Request Become Petty? feat. Gina Yashere and Liza Treyger

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Michelle sells zoot suits, while Jordan tests out Civil War trivia as a pick-up line. Gina Yashere channels her inner James Bond. And Liza Treyger might be the Lindsay Lohan of comedy.

My Boss Is a Jerk and No One Believes Me. What Should I Do? feat. Kerry Coddett and Michelle Collins

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Michelle ditches her roommate. Comedian Kerry Coddett tries to end her dating dry spell. And Michelle Collins auditions for her dream role as Javert in Les Mis.

Who's on Your S*** List? feat. Black Thought and Seth Herzog

Tuesday, July 09, 2019

Jordan gets a new roof. Black Thought of the Roots reveals who’s on his s*** list. Plus, Seth Herzog and Michelle compare notes on having twins.

Is It Okay to Eat Cereal Three Times a Day? feat. Alzo Slade and Franchesca Ramsey

Tuesday, July 02, 2019

MTV’s Franchesca Ramsey refuses to sniff Michelle Obama. Alzo Slade on the perils of dating as a comedian. Plus, Michelle searches for the perfect nanny for her twins.

Is There Enough Milk in Your House Right Now? feat. Michael Ian Black, Malik Yoba, and Jessica Pimentel

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Michael Ian Black becomes a grown up, Malik Yoba loses it over a Kit Kat, and Jessica Pimentel doesn’t like your pants. Plus, Michelle tries out an Adulting hack - and fails.

How Do I Break Up With a Friend Who’s Holding Me Back? feat. Danielle Brooks, Chris Redd, and Yamaneika Saunders

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Breaking up with friends is hard. Let this episode of Adulting be your guide. Featuring special guests Danielle Brooks, Chris Redd, and Yamaneika Saunders.

Do I Have to Wash New Underpants Before I Wear Them? feat. Nore Davis, Sara Schaefer, and Ben Sinclair

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Jordan deals with a mouse. Nore Davis proposes. Sara Schaefer goes to the Grand Canyon. Ben Sinclair loses his virginity. And Michelle tells the gospel truth to a hesitant dater.

Sock, Sock, Shoe, Shoe OR Sock, Shoe, Sock, Shoe? feat. Sasheer Zamata and Kate Walsh

Tuesday, June 04, 2019

Michelle and Jordan share some Adulting relationship tips - like, don’t pay for your date’s drink in quarters. Plus, Sasheer Zamata meets a magic witch and Kate Walsh is a human mullet.


Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Comedians Jordan Carlos and Michelle Buteau discuss their new WNYC Studios podcast, "Adulting." 


What Should I Name the Baby? feat. Chris Distefano and Jim Gaffigan

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Michelle and Jordan’s struggles with Adulting continue. Michelle stays at a haunted B & B, Chris Distefano takes a memorable elevator ride and Jim Gaffigan blows Jordan’s mind.

What Is an Acceptable Amount of Money to Spend on Pillows? feat. Naomi Ekperigin, Wyatt Cenac and Phoebe Robinson

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Michelle and Jordan plan Naomi Ekperigin’s wedding and Wyatt Cenac’s car gets repossessed. Plus, Phoebe Robinson shares her poetry about a diner.

Mike Birbiglia's 'The New One,' Comedians on Birthright Citizenship, 'Believed'

Friday, November 02, 2018

Mike Birbiglia on “The New One.” Negin Farsad, Maeve Higgins, & Jordan Carlos on birthright citizenship. Lindsey Smith on “Believed.”


Immigration and the American Dream Under Trump

Monday, January 29, 2018

Stephanie Butnick, Dean Obeidallah and Jordan Carlos discuss the idea of the American dream today and why immigration is an essential part of our democracy.

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