“As a performer, Sue Costello is energetic and fearless.” The Boston Herald. “Sue Costello could light an entire city with energy” It is this energy that infuses and inspires people. At five feet three inches, Sue Costello may look harmless, but once she opens her mouth, it is obvious that this blonde means business – funny business. Sue has the ability to bring a room full of patrons to tears with her comedic disposition and vivacious wit. That,mixed with her vulnerability and honesty has makes her one of the only women in the business who can do what she does. From her Boston accent, to her “tell it like it is” demeanor, u can’t help but feel like your laughing with your best friend.
Sue has appeared on countless television shows including “NYPD Blue,” and “Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn” on Comedy Central. After starring in two TV pilots for CBS, Sue earned her very own self-titled television series, “Costello,” in which she also served as a producer and the co-creator. Sue was also a guest host on NBC’s “Later,” performed on Comedy Central’s “Premium Blend,” and made it to the finals of NBC’s “Last Comic Standing.” She has also been seen on “Comic’s Unleashed” with Byron Allen. Sue has also appeared twice on Marc Maron’s Podcast WTF. Her single episode is 172 and “Live from Boston” episode 407.
In addition to television appearances, Sue has also honed her performing skills on the stage and the big screen. Sue was cast in such films as “Southie” starring Donnie Wahlberg and directed by John Shea; “Once in the Life,” with Laurence Fishburne; and “The Fighter” with Mark Wahlberg and Christian Bale, and directed by David O. Russell. She just filmed the movie The Witching Hour with William Fosythe and Michael Madsen and the movie “Best Man In The Dark”.
Sue’s already extensive resume continues to grow, she performed with Mike O’Malley and Michael Birbiglia at the Nantucket Film Festival’s Story telling event. She also shot her first music video with Jim Breuer. Sue has a One woman Play called “I Wasn’t Trying to Be Funny” that continues to garner praise. She also has her own weekly podcast “The Kadoozie Kast” which can be found, along with her reel and other info about “I Wasn’t Trying To Be Funny”, at suecostello.com