Ashley Botting

Ashley Botting

Ashley Botting is an alumna of Toronto’s Second City Mainstage, where she co-wrote and starred in four productions including Sixteen Scandals and How To Kill a Comedian. Other Theatre credits include: The Second City Guide to the Symphony (The Kennedy Center, Roy Thomson Hall), Cam Baby (Theatre Mischief, Toronto Fringe) One Night Only (Kabin (NOW Audience Choice Award)), Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish (Studio 180) Animation credits: The Ridonculous Race, Arthur, Beywheelz, and Z-Squad. TV credits: “Delivery Debbie” in the Emmy-winning series Odd Squad, Schitt’s Creek,. Ashley has been a talking-head on CTV News Channel’s Straight Talk segment with Sandie Rinaldo. She is also a regular panelist, writer, and host on CBC Radio One’s quiz show, Because News. As a writer, she has penned episodes for Odd Squad, and pieces for NOW Magazine, The Toronto Star, TheLoop.ca, and was shortlisted for The CBC Canada Writes: Bloodlines prize She has performed comedy coast to coast in Canada, and south of the border at Chicago’s Sketchfest. She has won three Canadian Comedy Awards and been nominated for three Dora Awards.