Lane Moore is a comedian, writer, actor, and musician living in New York City.
She is currently a writer for The Onion, a regular commentator on VH1 talking head shows, former managing editor of truTV‘s Dumb As A Blog, and a former editor for Jezebel. She also serves on the board of advisers for the Women In Comedy Festival, where she frequently performs and teaches one of their most popular workshops.
Her comedy has been featured and praised by VICE, IFC, Ms. Magazine, Gawker, Funny Or Die, Hello Giggles, Time Out New York (“Lane Moore is a formidable wit”), SplitSider (“some of the most incisive, cutting, and honest comic takes about the darkest issues we face at Americans”), Feministing, XOJane, Rooftop Comedy, MTV, AutoStraddle, VenusZine, New York Times, The Frisky, Poets & Writers, SXSW Comedy Festival, The ACLU, Rooftop Comedy, Comediva, NY Daily News, The Boston Globe, and The Huffington Post, who called her “one of the funniest people on Twitter”.
She previously served as head writer for a Showtime sketch comedy series and was featured on season four of The Whitest Kids You Know. Lane also co-created a comic book based on her experiences in Los Angeles called Smarty Pants which can be found in stores throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Lane regularly performs stand-up, storytelling, and sketch comedy in NYC, Los Angeles, and beyond at UCB, The Laugh Factory, The Improv, The Comedy Store, The Moth, The Soundtrack Series, The Women In Comedy Festival, and has performed alongside some of the biggest names in comedy such as Jim Gaffigan, Aziz Ansari, Todd Barry, Maria Bamford, David Cross, Kristen Schaal, Janeane Garofalo, Wendy Liebman, Kurt Braunohler, Margaret Cho, Neal Brennan, Kevin Allison, and Nick Swardson, among others. She frequently tours the country as a stand-up headliner and host.
For bookings or to say nice things to Lane, email her here.
(photo by Diana Levine)