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Katina Corrao is an actress, comedian, writer, and co-host of the stand-up show Lasers in the Jungle. The New York Times calls Katina a “staple in the New York comedy scene.” She’s been seen on The Daily Show, Broad City, Deadbeat, Big Morning Buzz Live, and heard on the animated series, Pinkalicious & Peterrific. Katina also makes the rounds as an enthusiastic warm-up comic for many of New York City’s top shows including Good Morning America, The View, The Chew, Dr. Oz, The Rachael Ray Show, and more. She’s blogged for The Huffington Post and was head copywriter at the NFL. She not only devoted one year of her life to writing about football but also accumulated an enormous amount of football swag. Game Show writing is also a passion of hers and she wrote for several including The Newlywed Game and several "super-secret" projects. As a comedian she has proudly performed in benefit shows for Camp Looking Glass, A Night For Dottie, A Night of Giving for Puerto Rico, and pollution awareness to name a few. She has been featured in The New York Times, Time Out New York, Reader’s Digest, Broadway World, Splitsider, Vulture, New York Women in Communications, and more. Katina performs her one person show, Funky Cold Katina all over town and her first comedy album “Hot Date” (Little Lamb Recordings) debuted at #1 on the iTunes comedy chart. She recorded her second comedy album, Less Bitter, More Glitter with comedian Kendra Cunningham which will be released in October 2019.