Bio

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Judy has had stand-up specials on HBO, Comedy Central and LOGO. She has also written and starred in two critically acclaimed, Off-Broadway hit shows: The Judy Show – My Life as a Sitcom (Outer Critics Circle Nomination), and 25 Questions for a Jewish Mother (GLAAD Media Award – Outstanding NY Theater, Drama Desk Nomination – Actor).

Judy received rave reviews portraying Gremio in The Public Theater’s all female production of The Taming of The Shrew for Shakespeare in the Park. She also co-starred in Off-Broadway’s Clinton! The Musical, and Disasater! The Musical.

Judy recently appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. She can be seen on the new Showtime series I’m Dying Up Here, and Netflix’s Friends From College, she has recurring roles on Pop TV’s NightCap!, and TBS’s, Search Party. Judy was featured in Woody Allen’s series Crisis In Six Scenes on Amazon, and also appears on the hit web-series The Other F Word, which is featured on Amazon Prime. Judy’s other most recent TV appearances include guest-starring roles on Louie, Broad City, Friends From College, The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, The Jim Gaffigan Show, Inside Amy Schumer, Difficult People, 30 Rock, 2 Broke Girls, Melissa & Joey, The Big C, and She also won two Emmy awards for writing and producing, The Rosie O’Donnell Show. Judy was the host of HBO’s At The Multiplex with Judy Gold, and was an original cast member of Tru TV’s World’s Dumbest.

Judy is the host of the hit podcast Kill Me Now on CBS’ play.it and iTunes.

Judy has made numerous appearances on The Steve Harvey Show, The View, The Today Show, and The Wendy Williams Show. She has written for The New York Times, Huffington Post, CNN.com. You can find her at  JudyGold.com and follow her on Twitter – @jewdygold.

CREDITS

FILM

The Aristocrats – Featured – THINKFilm

Making Trouble – Featured

Rent-A-Husband – Supporting – Crisp Films

The Curse of the Jade Scorpion – Supporting – Dreamworks/Dir. Woody Allen

Lois Lives A Little – Lead – Home Grown Pictures

Sex Lives of Superheros – Supporting – Mitchell Cohn Prods

TELEVISION

30 Rock – Guest Star – NBC

The Big C – Guest Star – Showtime

Anderson Live – Co-host – Sydicated

The View – Co-host/Regular Guest – ABC

The Wendy Williams Show – Regular Guest

Host – NickMom Night Out (Nickelodeon)

World’s Dumbest – Series Regular – Tru TV

Host of Sirius/XM OUTQ 108’s “Hatched By Two Chicks”

The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson

The Glades (A&E) – Guest Star

Are We There Yet? (TBS)– Guest Star/Lead Ugly Betty – Guest Star

Next Food Network Star – Celebrity Judge

Next Great Baker (TLC) – Guest Star/Celebrity Judge

Dr. OZ – Celebrity Guest

All Aboard! – Featured – HBO Documentary

Supernormal – Lead – BBC (Animated)

Sex & The City – Guest Star – HBO

Tough Crowd With Colin Quinn – Regular – Comedy Central

Hollywood Squares – Regular – Syndicated

Law & Order, SVU – Guest Star – NBC

As The World Turns – Recurring – CBS

At The Multiplex With Judy Gold – Host – HBO

HBO Entertainment News – Host – HBO

The Insiders – Celebrity Panelist – FOX News Channel

Talk Soup – Guest Host – E! Entertainment Television

Law & Order – Guest Star – NBC

The Drew Carey Show – Recurring – Warner Bros./ABC

Ballad of Lucy Whipple – Lead – CBS/MOW

Beat Cops – Series regular – USA Network/Pilot

The Roseanne Show – Guest Star

The Rosie O’Donnell Show – Writer/Producer – WB TV/Telepictures

Arliss – Guest star – HBO

Here Come the Munsters – Lead – FOX/MOW

Blame it on Ernie – Series regular – Universal/Bung. 78

All American Girl – Series regular – ABC/Disney

COMEDY

92nd Street Y Funny People Series – Host

The MOTH – Regular Contributor

The Wendy Williams Show – Panel Guest

Wisecrack – Star – LOGO

Tough Crowd Stands Up – Regular Guest – Comedy Central

100 Greatest Stand-ups Of All Time – Host – Comedy Central

Heroes of Jewish Comedy – Featured Guest – BBC/Comedy Central

Friar’s Roast: Rob Reiner, Smothers Bros. – Guest star – Comedy Central

Comedy Central Presents – Star – Comedy Central

Great Performances w/ Alan King – Comedian – PBS

HBO Half Hour Comedy Special – Star – HBO

Tonight Show with Jay Leno (3) – Panel guest – NBC

20th Birthday of Comedy Store – Guest star – NBC

THEATER

Clinton The Musical – Cast Member – New World Stages – New York City

Love Loss & What I Wore – Lead – West Side Theater NYC

The Judy Show – My Life as a Sitcom – Star/Author – The D-R-2 Theatre – New York City

25 Questions for a Jewish Mother – Star/Author – St. Luke’s Theater/Ars Nova – New York City

Vagina Monologues – Lead – Westside Theater – New York City

The Trials of Monica Lewinsky – Lead – The New Dramatists, Aspen, CO

Ensemble Studio Theatre/‘Sisters’ – Lead – Dir. Kirsten Sanderson – ’97 Marathon Series

EDUCATION

Acting – Alice Spivak, Brian Reise, Stephen Strimpell, Carol Rosenfeld

Piano – Sonia Rubinsky, Samuel Dilworth-Leslie

Rutgers College/Rutgers University/BA Music

SPECIAL SKILLS

Screaming at my kids in public places, Pretending that I’m listening to you while I’m texting, Never following through with a punishment, Stabbing my hand while removing an avocado pit, Road Rage, embarrassing my kids in front of their friends, Accomplished Pianist, Clarinet, Singing, Lip-synching, Swimming, Ping-Pong, Basketball, Tennis, Dialects.

AWARDS

OUTER CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD (NOM) 2012

Outstanding Solo Performance for the Judy Show

KESHET HACHAMAT LEV AWARD 2012

for GLBT activism in the Jewish community

DAYTIME EMMY 1999

Writer/Producer for The Rosie O’Donnell Show

DAYTIME EMMY 1998

Writer/Producer for The Rosie O’Donnell Show

AMERICAN COMEDY AWARDS (NOM) 2001

Funniest Female Stand-Up Comic

AMERICAN COMEDY AWARDS (NOM) 1996

Funniest Female Stand-Up Comic

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UNITED JEWISH APPEAL - MOTHER OF THE YEAR AWARD 2007

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GLAAD MEDIA AWARD 2007

Outstanding New York Theater: Broadway & Off-Broadway for 25 Questions for a Jewish Mother

EQUALITY CIRCLE AWARD 2008

Family Equality Council

DRAMA DESK AWARD (NOM) 2006

Outstanding Solo Performance for 25 Questions for a Jewish Mother

nightlife award - outstanding female comedian

THE NIGHTLIFE AWARD 2004

Outstanding Female Comedian

cable ace award

THE CABLE ACE AWARD 1996

Stand-up Comedy Special for HBO Presents Judy Gold