Chelsea Devantez


Chelsea Devantez is a comedian, writer, actress, and director who grew up all over the Southwest before landing in New Mexico. She studied at the United World College and NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and spent a “semester abroad” in the Comedy Studies program at The Second City which changed her life. Devantez was an original member of The Second City’s Improv All-Stars and toured with The Second City’s RedCo and Second City Theatricals before joining the Chicago Mainstage for three revues.

She currently writes on Bless this Mess, a new show from Liz Meriwether and Lake Bell on ABC and Abby’s, a new show from Josh Malmuth and Mike Schur on NBC. Previously, she wrote for Jon Stewart’s HBO Project, The Opposition with Jordan Klepper on Comedy Central, and for Mike Myers’s Gong Show revival.

Alumna of The Second City, Chicago Mainstage:

  • Fool Me Twice, Déja Vu (2015)
  • Panic on Cloud 9 (2014)
  • Depraved New World (2014)

Twitter / Instagram: @ChelseaDevantez

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