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Whitney Cummings

Biography

Comedian and actress who gained fame being a cast member in Punk’d. She made and starred in the NBC sitcom Whitney, which premiered in 2012, and co-created the CBS sitcom, 2 Broke Young ladies. She went to the School of NEW YORK, used in the School of Pa, and graduated magna cum laude in 2004 with levels in marketing communications and film. She made an appearance in the 2008 film, Manufactured from Honor, and released her Humor Central standup particular, Whitney Cummings: Cash Shot, this year 2010. She started dating Peter Berg in 2013. Her mom is normally Patti Cummings and her sibling is normally Richard Cummings Jr. She’s appeared over the Tonight Present with Television show web host Conan O’Brien.

Quick Facts


Full Name Whitney Cummings
Date Of Birth September 4, 1982
Place Of Birth Washington, DC
Height 1.8 m
Profession Comedian
Education University of Pennsylvania, St. Andrew's Episcopal School, Mashantucket, CT, United States, Boston, MA, United States
Nationality American
Parents Patti Cummings, Vince Cummings, Mashantucket, CT, United States, Boston, MA, United States
Siblings Ashley Cummings, Kevin Cummings, Mashantucket, CT, United States, Boston, MA, United States
Awards Young Hollywood Award for Comedian of the Year
Movies Mashantucket, CT, United States, Boston, MA, United States, The Ridiculous 6, Made of Honor, The Wedding Ringer, Whitney Cummings: Money Shot, Frankie Go Boom, Unforgettable, Successful Alcoholics, Grizzly Park, Just Like Us, The Female Brain, Douchebags and Donuts, EMR, Comedy Central Roast of Joan Rivers, The Station
TV Shows Mashantucket, CT, United States, Boston, MA, United States, 2 Broke Girls, Best Week Ever, Whitney, Love You, Mean It with Whitney Cummings, The Tony Rock Project, Punk'd, Down and Dirty with Jim Norton, Love Lounge
Star Sign Virgo

  • Facts
  • Filmography
  • Awards
  • Salaries
  • Quotes
  • Trademarks
  • Pictures

#Fact
1 Before acting, she interned at WRC-TV, the NBC owned-and-operated station in Washington, D.C. where she was a multi-media journalist.
2 Best friend is Ginnifer Goodwin.
3 Was in the deleted scenes of the House M.D. (2004) episode, House M.D.: Here Kitty (2009). She played a woman named "Courtney" who was hitting on "Dr. Chris Taub" in the bar.
4 Nominated in the Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series, Whitney (2011), at The Women's Image Network (WIN) Awards 2012.
5 The first female comedian to perform in Dubai and Beirut.
6 Was named one of Variety's Top Ten Comics to Watch in 2007.
7 Is a stand-up comic.
8 Graduated Magna Cum Laude from The University of Pennsylvania in three years.
9 Grew up in Washington, D.C.


Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Female Brain 2017 post-production
2 Broke Girls TV Series created by - 132 episodes, 2011 - 2017 creator - 5 episodes, 2017 written by - 3 episodes, 2011 - 2014
Whitney Cummings: I'm Your Girlfriend 2016 TV Movie
A Lot 2016 TV Movie
Whitney Cummings: I Love You 2014 TV Special
Whitney TV Series created by - 38 episodes, 2011 - 2013 written by - 7 episodes, 2011 - 2013
Comedy.TV 2010 TV Series writer - 2010
Whitney Cummings: Money Shot 2010 TV Special documentary
Just for Laughs 2010 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Live Nude Comedy 2009 TV Series additional material
Comedy Central Roast of Bob Saget 2008 TV Special
Last Call with Carson Daly 2007 TV Series writer - 1 episode

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Unforgettable 2017/II completed
The Female Brain 2017 post-production
Workaholics 2016 TV Series Juliette
Undateable 2015-2016 TV Series Charlotte
A Lot 2016 TV Movie Amanda
The Ridiculous 6 2015 Susannah
The Jim Gaffigan Show 2015 TV Series Whitney Cummings
Maron 2015 TV Series Whitney Cummings
Whitney Cummings Gets Her Vagina Steamed 2015 Short
The Wedding Ringer 2015 Holly Munk
Whitney 2011-2013 TV Series Whitney
3, 2, 1... Frankie Go Boom 2012 Claudia
Whitney: Whitney's Wedding Etiquette 2011 Video Whitney
In Fidelity 2010 Short Cindy
Successful Alcoholics 2010 Short Denver Receptionist
Why Men Go Gay in L.A. 2009
House M.D. 2009 TV Series Courtney
The Tony Rock Project 2008-2009 TV Series
The Station 2009 TV Movie Mia
Turbo Dates 2008 TV Series Sandy
Made of Honor 2008 Stephanie
Grizzly Park 2008 News Reporter
Tell Me You Love Me 2007 TV Series Louise
7-10 Split 2007 Whitney the Waitress
Come to the Net 2007 Short Whitney
What About Brian 2006 TV Series Sally
Life Is Short 2006 Short Natalie
Trapped in TV Guide 2006 TV Series Series Regular
Fire Guys 2006 TV Series short Ponytails Pi
Hooked 2006/I Short Vanessa
Half & Half 2005 TV Series Woman
EMR 2004 CyberBunnyLilly

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Whitney Cummings: I'm Your Girlfriend 2016 TV Movie executive producer
A Lot 2016 TV Movie executive producer
Whitney Cummings: I Love You 2014 TV Special executive producer
2 Broke Girls TV Series executive producer - 15 episodes, 2012 - 2013 co-executive producer - 6 episodes, 2011 - 2012 executive consultant - 2 episodes, 2012
Whitney 2011-2013 TV Series executive producer - 37 episodes
Love You, Mean It with Whitney Cummings 2012 TV Series executive producer
Whitney Cummings: Money Shot 2010 TV Special documentary executive producer
Live Nude Comedy 2009 TV Series co-executive producer

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
2 Broke Girls 2011-2013 TV Series executive consultant - 40 episodes
Comedy Central Roast of Flavor Flav 2007 TV Special documentary consultant

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Female Brain 2017 post-production

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2013 TV Series photo furnished by - 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Ladies Night Out 2011 TV Series Herself
The Marilyn Denis Show 2011 TV Series Herself
Give It Up for Greg Giraldo 2011 TV Movie documentary Herself
Comedy Central Roast of Donald Trump 2011 TV Movie Herself - Roaster
Denis Leary & Friends Presents: Douchbags & Donuts 2011 TV Movie Herself
MTV New Year's Bash 2011 2010 TV Movie Herself - Host
Whitney Cummings: Money Shot 2010 TV Special documentary Herself
Just for Laughs 2010 TV Series Herself - Comedian
Comedy Central Roast of David Hasselhoff 2010 TV Special Herself - Roaster
Just Like Us 2010/I Documentary Herself
A Night of 140 Tweets: A Celebrity Tweet-A-Thon for Haiti 2010 Video Herself
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien 2010 TV Series Herself
Comedy Central's Hot List 2009 TV Movie Herself
The Very Funny Show 2009 TV Series Herself
World's Dumbest 2009 TV Series Herself
Comedy Central Roast of Joan Rivers 2009 TV Special Herself - Roaster
Live Nude Comedy 2009 TV Series Herself
Comics Unleashed 2007-2009 TV Series Herself
Comedy.TV 2009 TV Series Herself - Host
Cheech & Chong: Roasted 2008 TV Special Writer
Down and Dirty with Jim Norton 2008 TV Series Herself
The Movie Preview Awards 2008 TV Special Herself - Presenter
What I Learned About... From the Movies 2007 TV Series Herself (2007)
Hollywood Nocturnal 2007 TV Movie Herself - Host
Festival Dailies 2007 TV Series Host (2007)
Sundance Film Festival Dailies 2007 TV Series Herself
Golden Trailer Awards 2006 TV Special Herself - Presenter
Close-Up 2006 TV Series
101 Incredible Celebrity Slimdowns 2006 TV Mini-Series Comedian
Sundance Film Festival Dailies 2006 TV Series Herself - Host
It's So Over: 50 Biggest Celebrity Breakups 2005 TV Movie documentary Comedian
Glamour's 50 Biggest Fashion Do's and Don'ts 2005 TV Movie Herself
Minding the Store 2005 TV Series Herself
101 Even Bigger Celebrity Oops 2005 TV Movie documentary Herself
Love Lounge 2005 TV Series Herself
50 Steamiest Southern Stars 2005 TV Movie documentary Herself
40 Celebrity Weddings and a Funeral 2005 TV Movie documentary Comedian
VH1 News Presents: Plastic Surgery Obsession 2005 TV Movie documentary Comedian
My Coolest Years 2004 TV Mini-Series documentary Herself
50 Most Outrageous TV Moments 2004 TV Movie Herself
E! 101 Most Awesome Moments in Entertainment 2004 TV Movie documentary Herself
50 Most Wicked Women of Primetime 2004 TV Movie documentary Comedian
MDN 2004 TV Series Herself
ESPN 25: The Headlines 2004 TV Mini-Series documentary Herself
2004 MTV Movie Awards 2004 TV Special Herself
Punk'd 2004 TV Series Field Agent
Best Week Ever with Paul F. Tompkins 2004 TV Series Herself / panelist
Sundance Film Festival Dailies 2003 TV Series documentary Host (2006)
@midnight 2015-2017 TV Series Herself
Jeff Ross Presents Roast Battle 2017 TV Series Herself - Judge
Maron 2016 TV Series Herself
Joe Rogan Experience 2016 TV Series Herself
Joan Rivers: Exit Laughing 2016 Documentary Herself
Whitney Cummings: I'm Your Girlfriend 2016 TV Movie Herself
Larry King Now 2016 TV Series Herself - Guest
Rachael Ray 2012-2016 TV Series Herself
The Wendy Williams Show 2013-2016 TV Series Herself / Herself - The Wedding Ringer / Herself - Guest
Late Night with Seth Meyers 2014-2016 TV Series Herself
Today 2014-2016 TV Series Herself / Herself - Guest
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2016 TV Series Herself
All-Star Dog Rescue Celebration 2015 TV Movie Herself
Watch What Happens: Live 2015 TV Series Herself - Guest / Herself
The Lincoln Awards: A Concert for Veterans & the Military Family 2015 TV Movie Herself
The Late Late Show with James Corden 2015 TV Series Herself
Live with Kelly and Michael 2012-2015 TV Series Herself - Guest Co-Hostess / Herself - Guest
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson 2015 TV Series Herself - Hostess
Late Show with David Letterman 2011-2015 TV Series Herself
Fox's Cause for Paws: An All-Star Dog Spectacular 2014 TV Movie Herself
Comedy Bang! Bang! 2014 TV Series Herself
Chelsea Lately 2007-2014 TV Series Herself - Round Table / Herself / Herself - Guest / ...
The Approval Matrix 2014 TV Series Herself - Panelist
The Jim Norton Show 2014 TV Series Herself
Conan 2014 TV Series Herself - Guest
Howard Stern Birthday Bash 2014 Video Herself
Whitney Cummings: I Love You 2014 TV Special Herself
Just for Laughs Presents: Whitney Cummings' Bleep Show 2014 TV Movie Herself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2010-2014 TV Series Herself / Herself - Guest
The Pete Holmes Show 2013 TV Series Herself - Guest
Comedy Central Re-Animated 2013 TV Series Herself
Big Morning Buzz Live 2013 TV Series Herself
Good Day L.A. 2013 TV Series Herself
The Show with Vinny 2013 TV Series Herself
Quicklaffs 2012-2013 TV Series Herself
Love You, Mean It with Whitney Cummings 2012-2013 TV Series Herself - Host
Kathy 2012 TV Series Herself
Last Call with Carson Daly 2006-2012 TV Series Herself
Is This Thing on 2? The Weird Year 2012 Documentary short Herself
Howard Stern on Demand 2011-2012 TV Series Herself
Dave's Old Porn 2011 TV Series Herself - Guest
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon 2011 TV Series Herself - Guest / Herself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Chelsea Lately 2013-2014 TV Series Herself - Wrestler / Herself

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TitleSalary
Whitney (2011) $60,000 per episode

#Quote
1 If sleeping with people worked, I would be doing it. Do you know an example of anyone who's ever slept with a producer or whatever that has gotten them anywhere?

#Trademark
1 Tall, slim appearance
2 Profane, observational topics

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