Ambassador

Tiffany Haddish with blond hair on red carpet wearing an elegant diamond necklace and black gown

2023 EDITION AMBASSADOR - TIFFANY HADDIS
FOR THE SECOND YEAR IN A ROW THE FESTIVAL HAS CHOSEN A WOMAN OF COLOR TO BE ITS AMBASSADOR

Tiffany Haddish is a major American stand-up comedian and actress. She was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine in 2018, and The Hollywood Reporter listed her among the 100 most powerful people in entertainment in both 2018 and 2019. To this day she has appeared in 85 movies, TV programs, shorts or music videos.

Her breakthrough came in with a leading role in the comedy film Girls Trip (2017), which earned her nominations for two Critics' Choice Awards. In 2021, Haddish's performance was included on The New Yorker's list of the best film performances of the 21st century. She won a Primetime Emmy Award for hosting a Saturday Night Live episode (2017) and published a memoir, The Last Black Unicorn (2017). Haddish released the album Black Mitzvah in 2019, for which she won the Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album, making her the second African American woman to win this prize after Whoopi Goldberg in 1986.

Five movie posters of films featuring Tiffany Haddish