Ellyn Daniels

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Ellyn Daniels is a stand up comic and actress. She usually plays eccentric, edgy
characters.

She started her career on the stage as a ballet dancer. At 13 yrs old she was awarded a scholarship to the prestigious Harid Conservatory. She went on to study at London Studio Centre and upon graduation was awarded a place in Le Jeune Ballet International de Cannes.  After suffering a career-ending injury she began modeling throughout Europe, Asia and the US, which eventually brought her to Los Angeles where she began to study acting. She has since appeared on Fox’s Justice, ABC’s the Forgotten, and in Russell Brand’s Blog, a FunnyOrDie featured video, in which she played Russell Brand. Ellyn also performs stand-up comedy frequently in NY and Los Angeles. She has performed at Caroline’s, Gotham, Eastville, Stand-Up NY, The Hollywood Improv, The Laugh Factory and The Comedy Store.  She recently won best stand-up comic at The Eagle Rock Comedy festival.