Armed with a seriously quirky voice and a ridiculous love for pop culture; CHRISTI CHIELLO disarms you with cuteness while slinging her unique brand of dark and absurd humor. She is fresh-faced, fearless and quickly becoming one of New York City's fastest rising comics.
Christi is a New York City-based stand up comic, actress and voice over artist. She has appeared on truTV, IFC, MTV's Girl Code, College Humor, Funny or Die, JASH and MNN's The Special Without Brett Davis. She has been featured in The Village Voice and Time Out NY. Christi has performed in many comedy festivals including the New York Comedy Festival, the Brooklyn Comedy Festival and the Women in Comedy Festival. You can hear Christi on Keith and The Girl, where she received the award for "Best New Guest," Robert Kelly's YKWD, Lady Lovin' and on UCB Digital. Christi regularly competes in Brian Moses and Jeffrey Ross's Roast Battles at The Stand. She's appeared at Joe's Pub, Caroline's on Broadway, Gotham, Stand Up NY, Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre NY and LA, The Comedy Store, The Knitting Factory, Kabin CSL, Broken Comedy at Bar Matchless, Improv Olympic, New York Comedy Club and many more.
Christi has played featured roles in several comedy web series including IFC's Boy Band, JASH's Feeding Time, Seeing Other People, Askholes and Secret Weapon. She performs sketch comedy with Lorelei Ramirez in ACTORS which will be at Ars Nova Wednesday June 8th. Christi co-hosts 2 popular shows; a monthly show called CATS with her friend Molly Austin at Leftfield on the first Monday of every month and White Chocolate Sundaes with Petey DeAbreu every Sunday 8pm at The Standing Room in Long Island City.
Here's a very fun interview I had with First Order Historians!