Eliza Skinner is originally from Richmond, VA and started her performing career as an unnamed child revolutionary in a production of Evita. She is now a stand-up comedian and has appeared on The Pete Holmes Show, @Midnight, Chelsea Lately, Upload with Shaquille O’Neal, MTV, Showtime, AMC and the BBC. She has performed in festivals all over the world including RiotLA, SXSW, Bridgetown, the NY Comedy Festival and the Edinburgh Fringe. In his Reddit AMA, Patton Oswalt called her one of his favorite up-and-coming comedians. Eliza was a writer and correspondent on Totally Biased (produced by Chris Rock), Fashion Police (with Joan Rivers), Adam Ruins Everything (truTV) and she is currently a staff writer for The Late Late Show with James Corden. In 2014, she was selected to be one of the “New Faces Of Comedy” at the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival. In 2015 she was selected for the “SF Sketchiest Dozen” and TimeOut LA named her one of 9 “Comics To Watch in 2015." She can be seen every Thursday at The Virgil in LA at “Big Money” – the stand up show she hosts with Bryan Cook.
“Eliza Skinner is too hilarious to pass up….Simple, straightforward, and effervescent with comedy flowing right through her.” – RADAR
“One of the most creative comics out there, period.” – Austinist
“Definitely one to watch” – TimeOutNY
“Shelarious!” – RuPaul