Lisa Summerscales

Actress | Writer | Producer


Lisa is an actress, writer and producer who's recent credits include The Great Indoors (CBS), Conan (TBS), WeAreCNT5 (Go90). She starred in Lionsgate’s feature film  RITUAL, directed by Mickey Keating as well as her work with the Viral Sketch Group: Dirty Cues for her starring role in Angela Vs. Bath and Bodyworks among many others. 

Lisa worked as a writer for the CBS Diversity Showcase 2016. Lisa and her writing partner, Dan Banas, were recognized for their sketch, "Peter Pan's Nightmare" in the LA Times for their work on this year's showcase.

Lisa studies with Stan Kirsch, Lesly Kahn and has excelled at The Groundlings School of Comedy having passed Writing Lab last year, Lisa in on the waitlist for Advanced Lab. Lisa performs regularly around the city with her hit Improv team "No You Don't, Oprah!" & Sketch Team "Naked Brunch".

Lisa is also a member of the Comedy Rap Group THICK 7. The band released their latest album featuring Lisa's character Kristi Kreams this Spring. Check out the album here: Marijuanaholic

Check out more of Lisa's Sketch Comedy on her YouTube Page.

Fun Facts about Lisa:

  • Lisa is a first generation American born to an English Father and Jamaican Mother
  • Lisa is relatively certain she could survive in the woods for up to 3 days
  • Lisa appreciates dogs more than people...but is open to people trying to change her mind
  • Lisa is a proud graduate of The Ohio University: School of Theater 


                                            Check out Thick7's latest album here:  MARIJUANAHOLIC