Ali Vingiano is a filmmaker, writer, and performer, born in New York City and now based in Los Angeles.
She's currently a director, writer, and actor for BuzzFeed Motion Pictures. Previously, she created and starred in the web-series "Subtext" for Glamour Magazine and produced for UCB Comedy. Her web videos have been viewed millions of times & featured on the front pages of Reddit, Funny or Die, Jezebel, and on NBC’s Today Show. Her short Exes was a Vimeo Staff Pick, and played in film festivals internationally.
Ali is an alum of the UCB Theater, and a former member of the UCB digital team Goldwater. As a comedian, she's performed in the Women In Comedy Festival, the NYC Sketch Festival, and the Del Close Marathon. She hosts a monthly stand-up & storytelling show in LA with her friend Teresa Lee called The Worst Show, and will be soon launching a comedy podcast, just like everybody else.
In a former life, Ali was a journalist, and you can read her work on The Hairpin, Hello Giggles, Splitsider, Newsday, and BuzzFeed, among other sites.