Originally from Dallas, Iliza moved to Los Angeles after graduating from Emerson College. She is the only female and youngest comedian to hold the title of NBC’S Last Comic Standing. Iliza’s past TV credits include her own half hour special on Comedy Central Presents as well as NBC’S Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Comedy Central’s Live at Gotham, E! Network’s Chelsea Lately, The Soup, NBC’S Last Call with Carson Daily, Showtime’s Pauly Shore and Friends, Showtime’s Bridging the Gap Comedy Festival, The History Channel and she is featured in the comedy documentary I am Comic. Her live stand up resume also includes performing at the coveted Montreal Just for Laughs Festival, hundreds of clubs and colleges, and in various countries for our troops overseas.
Iliza is the host of CBS’ syndicated comedy dating show Excused which can be seen on VH1 as well as on local channels (check www.excusedtv.com for your listing).
She is currently in development for her own late night talk show pilot with VH1 and also writes and stars in her comedy news show The Weakly News on www.thestream.tv which has been running for over four years.
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