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Lisa Summerscales

Actress | Writer | Producer


Lisa is an actress, writer and producer  best known for her leading role 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 has excelled at The Groundlings School of Comedy having passed Writing Lab last year, Lisa will be taking on Advanced Lab in 2016.  Lisa performs regularly around the city with her hit Improv team "No You Don't, Oprah!" & Sketch Team "Naked Brunch".

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