Ashley Gavin is a New York City born and bred stand up comedian, actor and writer. She has been featured on Gotham Comedy Live on AXS TV, New York’s Funniest on SeeSo and SiriusXM Comedy. Recently, she was named a semi-finalist in both Comedy Central’s Comics To Watch and the New York’s Funniest competition as part of the 2016 New York Comedy Festival. She was also a finalist at Stand Up for NBC as part of the 2016 showcase. Over the past year, Ashley has headlined all across the country in over 25 clubs and colleges.
This summer Ashley raised 20,000 dollars on Kickstarter to fund her upcoming series, which she co-wrote, produced and starred in called Gay Girl Straight Girl. She is the gay one. The series was named a Kickstarter “Project We Love” and was also featured in Galore magazine.
Ashley is best known for her hard-hitting, intelligent, and sometimes absurd social commentary, particularly about her experiences as a gay woman and feminist.