Whitney Cummings is a Los Angeles based comedian, actor, writer and producer.
Cummings is executive producer and, along with Michael Patrick King, co-creator of the Emmy nominated CBS comedy 2 Broke Girls, that will return for a fifth season this September. She also wrote, produced and starred in Whitney, which aired on NBC from 2011 to 2013.
Cummings recently filmed her HBO special entitled “I’M YOUR GIRLFRIEND” which is slated to air January 23rd, 2016. She is also writing and starring in an HBO pilot, inspired by the book “Are Men Necessary?” written by Maureen Dowd.
Last year she appeared in the 2014 summer tour Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival, co-headlining with comics Sarah Silverman, Amy Schumer, Aziz Ansari, Louis C.K., and others. Her second one-hour stand-up special, Whitney Cummings: I Love You, debuted on Comedy Central in June 2014. In the special, she shares brutally honest insights about love and relationships, covering everything from what real orgasms look like to her frustration at men calling women “crazy.”
Cummings appeared regularly on E!’s, Chelsea Lately, as well as Comedy Central’s Roast series. Her one-hour stand up special, Money Shot, premiered on Comedy Central in August 2010 and was nominated for an American Comedy Award later that year.