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Heather Lawless

Heather Lawless is an American actress, comedian, and voice actress.[1]

Heather Lawless
Born Georgia, U.S.
Nationality American
Alma mater University of Georgia
Occupation Actress, comedian, voice actress
Years active 2002–present


Early lifeEdit

Lawless was born in Georgia, and raised in the Great Smoky Mountains of North Carolina.[1] She graduated from the University of Georgia.[2]


She began her career as a comedian, performing stand-up comedy at The Comedy Store in Los Angeles, and has performed on tour with Flight of The Conchords, Zach Galifianakis, David Cross, and The Comedians of Comedy.[2] She was featured on the Comedy Central series Premium Blend and on the Comedy Central DVD/CD set Invite Them Up.[3]

She has performed lead roles in The Heart, She Holler,[4] The Campaign, Be Kind Rewind, and the Adult Swim animated series Xavier: Renegade Angel.[2] She also portrays Permanently Preggy Peggy on MTV's Wonder Showzen,[5] as well as Dottie on Stone Quackers.[6]

Other roles have included Comedy Central's Speed Freaks, AMC's Life Coach with Cheri Oteri, That Crook'd 'Sipp, and Freaknik: The Musical.[2]

Heather stars in At Home with Amy Sedaris, which started airing in October 2017.

Personal lifeEdit

Lawless has one child, a son.[1]

Awards and recognitionEdit

  • 2005: "Emerging Comedians of New York" Award, Best Female Comedian[3]
  • 2006: Finalist for "Outstanding Female Standup Comedian" for the New York City Nightlife Awards[3]


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