Breakout Artist Comedy Series: Christi Chiello
Christi Chiello is a stand-up comedian based in New York City. She made her television debut on Comedy Central’s Roast Battle, opposite legend Jimmy Carr. Christi is featured on Comedy Central Stand Up Featuring and the stand-up series This Joka presented by Will Smith on the ROKU channel. Christi was named a ‘New Face of Comedy’ at the International Just For Laughs Comedy Festival. She’s appeared on Rachel Dratch’s Late Night Snack and Comedy Knockout on TruTV, Kevin Hart’s LOL Network, Chris Gethard Presents on Manhattan Neighborhood Network and has played various roles on IFC’s Comedy Crib.
Christi stars in her acclaimed one-woman show It’s Christi, B*tch! which has sold out showings at Joe’s Pub and Ars Nova. The show was featured in the New York Times and hailed a “must see comedy event” by Time Out New York. You can hear her as Baby Saffron on the PBS Kid’s show Pinkalicious and Peterrific, and as various characters on the animated series Teenage Euthanasia on Adult Swim and HBOMax.
Christi is one of the co-founders of The LaughtHER Collective, an organization to amplify female voices in comedy & build community. She also works with the nonprofit organization Stand Up! Girls, teaching stand up comedy to teen girls In underserved communities so they can succeed + LEAD in any room. Christi performs regularly at venues all over NYC & is the opening act for Nicole Byer all over the country! Follow her on all platforms @christichiello or check out christichiello.com for more information!