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 new 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.
Christi has starred in a long-running national television campaign for IKEA. You can hear her as Baby Saffron on the PBS Kid’s show Pinkalicious and Peterrific, and as various characters on the scripted audible series Sorry Charlie Miller and the animated series Teenage Euthanasia on Adult Swim and HBOMax.
Christi is one of the co-founders of The LaughtHER Collective, an organization dedicated to amplifying womxn in all spaces. She is an accomplished stand up comedy teacher having taught at Sarah Lawrence College, Muhlenberg College, Hunter College & various comedy venues. Christi also works with the nonprofit Stand Up! Girls, teaching young girls confidence through comedy.
Christi performs regularly at venues all over NYC & is the opening act for Nicole Byer all over the country!