Chrissy Shackelford

Chrissy Shackelford is an actor, writer, and comedian currently located in NYC. In NYC you can see her perform sketch comedy with her monthly sketch team Attention Shoppers at UCB Hell’s Kitchen as well as original comedic characters at live shows across the city. She most recently wrapped two seasons as a staff writer on the HBO late night series Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas. Her original pilot script, Lone Star, about an L.A. lifestyle guru finding meaning in Austin, TX has received industry acclaim and was performed in a live reading at the historic Friar’s Club in 2018. Her solo character show Diane Shangri-La Presents: Not Dry Yet, about a former sex symbol of the 60s and 70s trying to claw her way back to fame, played at the UCB Theater in Chelsea in 2016-2017 as well as at UCB LA and Austin Sketch Festival. She’s appeared in sketch videos for Above Average and Refinery 29 and is a frequent online contributor to the satire site Reductress. She is currently repped by The Gersh Agency.