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Bente Engelstoft is a director, comedian and 4-time Emmy Award winning writer based in Los Angeles.

Bente began her career in comedy on the stages of The Second City and iO Chicago. Once in LA, Bente wrote and performed for the CBS Diversity Showcase in 2016 and 2017. She was a writer on The Ellen DeGeneres Show for 3 years and most recently was a staff writer on the Netflix Comedy "Unstable".

Bente spends her free time teaching people how to pronounce her name. It’s like “Brenda” without the R.

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