About Lynne Koplitz
Lynne is a graduate of Troy State in Alabama. She moved to New York with theatre on her mind but turned to stand-up comedy after trying it on a whim. Now, she is one of America’s most sought after female comics - regularly headlining at major comedy clubs and colleges nationally. Lynne’s one-woman show Lynne Koplitz: Functionally Disfunctional premieres this Spring at NYC’s Beckett Theatre, and you will be able to see her co-starring alongside Joan River’s in We’s new reality series Mother Knows Best. Most recently, Lynne was seen starring Dina on IFC’s semi-scripted comedy series Z Rock and alongside Cheri Oteri as Fran on AMC’s interstitial web series Life Coach. Lynne has been featured on Tru TV’s The World’s Dumbest Criminals, TBS’s Bitcoms, and in a national commercial campaign for Midol. Lynne had her own Comedy Central Presents… ½ hour special, and co-hosted the syndicated TV talk show Life & Style (w/ Kimora Lee Simmons and Jules Asner). She has also performed at HBO’s U.S. Comedy Arts Festival and on The Nasty Showat the Montreal Comedy Festival. Lynne was the host of the popular TV dating show Change of Heart and the cooking show How To Boil Water on The Food Network. Among her other many television appearances are CBS’s Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Comedy Central’s Premium Blendand Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn, and The Greatest Joke Ever Told (with Lewis Black)for The History Channel. She has had development deals for new sitcoms with NBC, 20th Century Fox and Carsey-Werner Productions/Warner Television. She currently lives in Greenwich Village in NYC with her Yorkie Aldo. You can always catch her ½ Hour Special at www.lynnekoplitzcomedy.com.