Ellyn Daniels is a stand-up comic, writer, actor and model.
She trained as a ballet dancer and danced professionally in her late teens and early twenties. She was scouted by a modeling agent in Paris at the age of 17 and has subsequently worked as a model in Paris, Milan, New York, Tokyo, Hamburg, Los Angeles, Barcelona and Madrid.
She draws on many of the experiences she’s had throughout her extensive travels in her writing, acting and stand-up comedy.
Ellyn has appeared on Oxygen’s Funny Girls, ABC’s The Forgotten and in the hit web-series, Kiss Her I’m Famous. She co-created, produced, directed and starred in the original comedy series; 30, Debt-Free & Far From Happy which premiered at the 2016 New York Television Festival. She was awarded Best Actress in a Comedy from the Velvet Rope Film Festival for her work in 30, Debt-Free & Far From Happy.
Most recently she performed her solo show Emotional Terrorism to rave reviews at the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Subsequently, Emotional Terrorism was picked up for a London run at the Drayton Arms Theatre in December 2017 and for a limited sold-out engagement at Soho House Barcelona.
Ellyn currently resides in London.