Lesley Tsina is a writer, actor and comedian from Palo Alto, CA. She studied theatre at Swarthmore College.
Lesley has appeared on “Community,” ” Black-ish,” “Conan,” “Flaked,” “Funny or Die Presents” and many commercials, including the one where the camel walks around the office saying “Hump Day.”
She currently writes for Cartoon Network’s “ThunderCats Roar” and has also written for WB Animation, Circa Laughs and cult comedy anthology, The Devastator. Her best-selling book: “Restart Me Up: the Unauthorized Un-Accurate Oral History of Windows 95,” is now available on Amazon.
Her solo show about being laid off from a tech company, “Lord of the Files,” has been performed at the Comedy Central Stage, Dallas Solo Fest and the Vancouver and Minnesota Fringe Festivals, to rave reviews. In 2012 she was selected to perform in the CBS Diversity Showcase.
Lesley’s favorite shows include “Night Train with Wyatt Cenac,” SF Sketchfest, The San Francisco Improv Festival and the Del Close Marathon in NYC. You can see her in Los Angeles performing with Slave Leia, and Tournament of Nerds. She performs regularly at the Upright Citizens Brigade theater in Los Angeles.