Erin Whitehead is an actor, writer, and improviser with roots in Massachusetts, North Carolina, and Ojai, California. She studied writing and performed improv on Emerson College's house team This is Pathetic before coming to LA and performing on Harold Night at Upright Citizens Brigade.
She has written and performed in several UCB shows including Kid Grift's Apartment Party, The Bachelor Games, and various bits in shows like Hip Hop Penguin's After School Assembly, Eliza Skinner's Kissing Show, and Mike Still's Bing Crosby Christmas show.
UCB credits include Harold Night (Kid Grift), Maude Night (guest), Not Too Shabby, The Twitter Show, Let's Do This, Busted, The Death of Captain Scott, Toledo Rep, Quick and Funny Musicals, UCB Cagematch, Kid Grift Steals Your Show, Kid Grift Gets Smart, Stand up VS Improv, Breaking Bad the Musical, Wild Horses, and Diamond Lion.
She appears in videos produced by Funny or Die, UCB beta team Sneak Thief, and UCB Comedy.
TV credits include Jane Doe, Shark Swarm, SCRUBS, and various commercials.
She appears on Witstream, has been featured on Splitsider, and Huffpost Comedy's Funniest Tweets list. She has done punch up jokes for Kay Cannon on her original pilot presentation, and written content for Mike Sacks.
Erin writes sketch with ensemble Kid Grift. She writes film, tv, and stand up on her own.
She performs sketch and improv regularly with Kid Grift, and improv with Wild Horses both at UCB and other theatres.
Follow her on Twitter @girlwithatail