Listen In Quarantine with Steve Bodow

Jessica Koslow Feeds the Folks Who Feed LA

Season 1 Episode 3

April 27, 2020


Steve Bodow

Reboot Board Member

Steve Bodow is a 14-time Emmy-winning American television writer and producer. Most recently he was Executive Producer and showrunner of Netflix’s Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj. From 2015 to 2019 he was Executive Producer of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, following his 13 years at The Daily Show with Jon Stewart as EP, Head Writer and staff writer. Steve is also a co-founder and a past artistic director of the New York theater group Elevator Repair Service, best known for Gatz, its full-text, 7-hour adaptation of The Great Gatsby.


Jessica Koslow

Chef and Owner of Sqirl in Los Angeles

Jessica Koslow is the chef and owner of Sqirl in Los Angeles. Jessica started her career in pastry at the James Beard award winning restaurant, Bacchanalia, in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2011, she returned to Los Angeles and started Sqirl, a breakfast and lunch cafe in tune with the seasons not only through daily dishes but also through her line of preserves.

In 2014, she was named Eater LA’s Chef of the Year and her first cookbook, Everything I Want To Eat, was nominated for a James Beard Award.

Sqirl currently sits on Eater’s 2016’s list of the 38 Essential restaurants in America. Koslow is busy with her new restaurant, Tel, which will open in the fall of this year.