Sheila is a stand-up comedian and comedy writer who has performed on NBC, A&E, Comedy Central and the Lifetime Network. She appeared regularly at the Hollywood Improv, Laugh Factory, IceHouse and Comedy Store on Sunset and headlined at comedy clubs throughout the country and abroad. She studied improvisation with The Groundlings and Impro Theaters and was a sketch writer and performer with Fred Willard's MoHo Players, working with some of the top names in television comedy. She has worked on a variety of television series and films at CBS, ABC, Columbia Pictures, MGM, Warner Bros and Disney and spent many years on the writing staff at NBC's Stage One at "The Tonight Show."
Sheila appears in the film "Heckler" with Jamie Kennedy and is a producer/actor in the original Amazon Studio's comedy "Drugs & Other Love." A graduate of Emerson College, famous for its comedy grads like Jay Leno, Steven Wright, Bill Burr, Jen Kirkman, Mario Cantone and David Cross, Sheila got her BFA in comedy writing studying under professor Denis Leary and was a writer/member of the Emerson Comedy Workshop. She also conducts workshops and master classes in writing, comedy and performance for a variety of theater partnerships and is a faculty instructor for the college Creative Arts & Performance department.
A versatile and prolific writer, her very first comedy screenplay was optioned by Warner Brothers and her latest feature, an animated comedy, was a two-time top 10% finalist out of more than 10,000 International entries in "The Academy of Motion Pictures Screenwriting Fellowship."
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