Whitney Cummings Whitney Cummings

Whitney Cummings

Whitney Cummings is a Los Angeles-based comedian, actress and writer. As a comedian, she appears regularly on "Chelsea Lately." She also wrote, co-executive produced and performed stand-up on the comedy series "Live! Nude! Comedy!" for Showtime. In 2007 she was named one of Variety's "Top 10 Comics to Watch," and in 2009 she was named one of Entertainment Weekly's "Comedy Stars of Tomorrow." As an actress, Whitney recently co-starred with Patrick Dempsey in the Sony feature, "Made of Honor." She is also starring in a pilot, directed and produced by Ben Stiller, in the summer of 2009 for Fox. Whitney writes for numerous TV shows, including "Comedy Central Roasts." She has also performed stand-up on HBO's "Down and Dirty with Jim Norton," NBC's "Last Call with Carson Daly," "Comics Unleashed with Byron Allen" and NESN's "Comedy All-Stars." Whitney got her start as a series regular on MTV's "Punk'd."