Rachel Bloom is a comedian, actress, writer and singer based in Los Angeles. Her comedic music videos have been featured on the AV Club, Jezebel, Huffington Post, Buzzfeed and Funny or Die, among others. Her 2010 music video “Fuck Me, Ray Bradbury” was featured in the LA times, won the award for “Best Music Video” at Dragon*Con and was nominated for a 2011 Hugo Award for “Best Dramatic Presentation: Short Form;” and her 2012 music video “You Can Touch My Boobies” won the LA Weekly Web Award for Best Youtube Song. In 2013 she released a full-length album, “Please Love Me,” and she is currently developing a musical television series for Showtime. In November 2013 she will be releasing an album of Chanukah and Jewish themed comedy songs.
Her television writing credits include “Robot Chicken,” “Allen Gregory,” The People’s Choice Awards, and the MTV Movie Awards. Her acting work includes roles on “How I Met Your Mother,” “Robot Chicken,” The Yahoo! webseries “The Fuzz” and the CW webseries “Gallery Mallory.” In 2012 she performed at the Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal as part of the New Faces: Characters showcase. She has written and starred in two live musical sketch comedy shows at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater in LA and New York: “Rachel Bloom is a Triple Threat!!!” and “Sing Out, Louise!”
Rachel graduated from NYU, Tisch School of the Arts in 2009 with a BFA in Theater. At NYU, she studied with the CAP 21 musical theater studio, Experimental Theater Wing, and International Theater Workshop in Amsterdam. She was also a writer, performer and director for the college sketch group HammerkatzNYU.
To inquire about booking Rachel for a gig/event, contact Greg Walter
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