Heather Anne Campbell

Heather Anne Campbell (born 1979) is an American Emmy nominated writer, sketch comedian, and improv comedy performer.

Life and career

Born in Chicago, IL, she began studying improvisational comedy at iO when she was 14, learning under such notable alumni as Del Close . [1]

Campbell is an alumna of Amsterdam’s Boom Chicago , [2] Northwestern University’s The Mee-Ow Show , iO , iO West , and Los Angeles’ The Groundlings Sunday Company. Heather performs in the midnight show , [2] a monthly showcase at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater , UCB’s Last Day of School, and is a performer on the CW’s Whose Line Is It Anyway . [3] Campbell was also a writer on Cartoon Network’s Incredible Crew . From 2013, she began writing for Adult Swim’s The Eric Andre Show . Fox ‘s Animation Domination , [4] and is a voice talent behind various short clips on Fox’s Domination High-Definition (ADHD) airing on Saturday nights. She has appeared on Comedy Central’s @midnight four times.

Campbell appeared on MADtv and was the featured singer in Improv Everywhere’s Food Court Musical. [5]

In 2009 Campbell played a featured character named Pink in the MegaBot Web series . [6] [7] [8]

In September 2010, Campbell was hired as a writer for Season 36 of Saturday Night Live . [9] In March 2011, Campbell appeared in Drew Carey’s Improv-A-Ganza , a shortform improv show on GSN . Citation needed ]

Campbell HAS aussi Appeared in commercials for Cici’s Pizza , Wendy’s , Toyota, and Was featured in Activision’s “Mapathy” campaign for the video-game Modern Warfare 2. citation needed ] She has written viral Several internet videos for The Midnight Show, Including Twilight With Cheeseburgers, [10] Bavatar, [11] and Recklessly Drive, which was nominated for The Comedy Awards on Comedy Central in 2012.

Campbell’s photography was selected by National Geographic as Photo of the Day, [12] and her poster design was featured as the back cover of Adbusters . Citation needed ]

In addition, Campbell est a video-games journalist, and Was editor of Dave Halverson ‘s Play Magazine as well as Jeff Bond’s Geek Monthly up to Their closure in 2010. citation needed ] Formerly, Campbell Was aussi the Executive Editor of Fusion Publishing’s Rocket Magazine , in addition to being a freelance contributor for Edge Online, Action Button, and EGM. [13]

Political views

Heather identifies as a libertarian and has expressed interest in cryptocurrency such as Bitcoin . [1]

See also

  • List of Whose Line Is It Anyway? performers

References

  1. ^ Jump up to:a b “BA # 047: Heather Anne Campbell” . Box Angeles podcast.
  2. ^ Jump up to:a b “Heather Anne Campbell – Profile” . Ucbtheatre.com . Retrieved April 17, 2016 .
  3. Jump up^ “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” . IMDb.com .
  4. Jump up^ “Incredible Crew: Series Cast” . IMDb.com .
  5. Jump up^ “Food Court Musical”. Improv Everywhere. 2008-03-09. Retrieved 2012-02-13.
  6. Jump up^ “Fran Kranz is Blue in Megabot (NSFW)”. whedonesque.com. September 23, 2009. Retrieved April 17, 2016.
  7. Jump up^ “MegaBot Trailer”. YouTube. July 26, 2009. Retrieved April 17,2016.
  8. Jump up^ Heather Campbell (September 23, 2009). “MEGABOT PREMIERES ONLINE!”. heatherannecampbell.com. Retrieved April 17, 2016.
  9. Jump up^ [1] Archived September 2, 2010, at the Wayback Machine.
  10. Jump up^ “Twilight – with Cheeseburgers!”. PerezHilton.com. 2009-04-28. Retrieved 2012-02-13.
  11. Jump up^ First Posted: 4/20/10 Updated: 5/25/11 (2010-02-18). “Avatar Gets Spoofed…With Babies (VIDEO)”. Huffingtonpost.com. Retrieved 2012-02-13.
  12. Jump up^ “Arno River, Florence”. nationalgeographic.com. February 13, 2013. Retrieved April 17, 2016.
  13. Jump up^ “Video games, Gaming News, Video Game Reviews, Video Game Previews & Game Trailers and Random Geekery”. EGMNOW. Retrieved 2012-02-13.

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