Fast Facts

  • Wrote for an entertainment blog for seven years.
  • Tried out for Saturday Night Live twice.
  • Competed on Last Comic Standing in 2010.
  • Named one of Variety magazines 10 Comics to Watch in 2014.
  • Created a pilot with Tina Fey called Cabot College in 2014; the show wasn't picked up to series.
  • Member of the Groundlings Sunday Company improvisational group.


  • Attended Peace College, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States


  • Birth Name: Emily Fortune Feimster
  • Birth Place: Belmont, North Carolina, United States
  • Birthday: July 1, 1980, Cancer
  • Profession: Comedian