Born and raised in New York, Tori Piskin is an actor, comedian, and writer now based in Los Angeles. As a stand up comedian, Tori Piskin was in the 2019 New York Comedy Festival – TBS Presents: Comics to Watch. She was one out of ten performers picked from submission across the country. She has been a regular at Caroline’s on Broadway, New York Comedy Club and The Improv. She has been featured alongside Pauly Shore, Judy Gold, and Michael Kosta. In 2019, she was selected to be part of a worldwide Facebook campaign featuring her standup material; the campaign was featured digitally and on billboards in NYC.
As a content creator, Tori has a growing social media following (40K on Instagram, 55K on TikTok). She recently released a man on the street series, Asking Gen-Z Mid-2000’s Pop Culture Trivia, which has over a million views between TikTok and Instagram. She is an ambassador for Devacurl, and has written, produced, directed and starred in sketch videos for Google, Warner Brothers (Friends 25th anniversary), Sally Beauty, and even started a series around her struggles with Lyme Disease which got featured in Glamour Magazine and Bustle.
Tori also just had her theatrical debut in A Nice Girl Like You opposite Lucy Hale. She has a successful podcast with her mom that is on the top 50 comedy iTunes charts (Got It From My Mama) and it has been featured on The Late Late Show with James Corden and Pix11. Her script KUIRKY, a comedic feature based off her experience with dyslexia, won 1st place in the New York Screenplay Contest and the World Series of Screenwriting. It was also a finalist in Ron Howard & Brian Grazer’s Imagine Impact Writing Mentorship, and made it to the 3rd round of the PAGE International Screenwriting Competition. She has been an on-camera talent for Refinery29, where she hosted, wrote, and starred in videos for their Snapchat & YouTube, and was featured on MTVs Wild N’ Out.