Eliza SkinnerEliza Skinner is a producer, writer, performer, lover and fighter in New York City. Her writing has been featured in Glamour, Cracked, CollegeHumor, and PRI's Fair Game With Faith Salie. Her solo show, Eliza Skinner is: SHAMELESS ran for over a year at the Upright CItizens Brigade theater in NY and LA, and at the Comedy Central Stage in LA. She has written and directed numerous digital shorts which have quickly become viral favorites on Digg, Funny Or Die, and College Humor. Her films have also won many festival awards including Audience Favorite awards from the 48-Hour Film Project and Iron Mule Film Series.
Eliza is also one half of the award-winning Off-Broadway musical improv group I Eat Pandas and a cast member of Baby Wants Candy. She has appeared on AMC's LifeCoach, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, Showtime's PopTudors, and MTV's Damage Control. Other favorite roles include Spizzaz in Gem! A Truly Outrageous Parody, Kitty Pryde in Astonishing Xmen on Marvel.com, and "the girl" in many, many Greg and Lou short films. As an actor she has won multiple awards from the NYC Fringe Festival, DC Short Film Festival, and 48 Film Project.
Currently, Eliza is writing a collection of comedic essays on "Love Gone Bad", and performing stand-up when- & wherever she can.
â€œDowntown NYC Comedyâ€™s It-girlâ€ - Go2 Media
â€œThe funniest woman on the internetâ€ - Abomb-nation.com
â€œDefinitely one to watchâ€ -TimeOutNY.com