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Rachel Bloom is best known as the co-creator and star of the CW musical dramedy, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (2015-2019). For her performance as “Rebecca Bunch,” Rachel won the 2016 Golden Globe for Best Actress in a TV Series – Musical or Comedy, the 2016 Critics’ Choice Award for Best Actress in a TV Comedy, and the 2016 TCA Award for Individual Achievement in Comedy. In 2019, she won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics alongside songwriting partners Jack Dolgen and the late Adam Schlesinger for, Antidepressants Are So Not a Big Deal.

Currently, Rachel is doing a spring/summer 2023 tour for her live-show, Death Let Me Do My Special. In 2019, Rachel sold out Radio City Music Hall performing Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: Live as part of a multi-show tour. In the same year she also starred in her own solo tour, What Am I Going to Do with My Life Now? which included a week-long residency at Just For Laughs.

Rachel recently co-starred in the Critics’ Choice nominated Hulu comedy series, Reboot (2022), alongside Keegan-Michael Key, Johnny Knoxville, and Paul Reiser. Her upcoming projects include guest starring in season 2 of HBO’s Julia as well as appearing in the new Muppets Mayhem Musical Series on Disney+.

She has also appeared in numerous films including co-starring in IFC’s Bar Fight! (2022) and SXSW’s Most Likely to Murder (2018). Her voice acting resume includes the role of “Silver” in The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019) opposite Jason Sudeikis, “Queen Barb” in Trolls World Tour 2 (2020) opposite Anna Kendrick and Justin Timberlake, and “Op” in the movie Extinct (2021) opposite Adam Devine and Ken Jeong. She’s also done VO work for television including The Simpsons and Bojack Horseman. Other notable TV & film guest star credits include: Portlandia (2018), iZombie (2018), iCarly (2022), Rupaul’s Drag Race (2020), and The Tony Awards (2018).

Rachel got her start performing at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater at which she put up two live musical sketch comedy shows, RACHEL BLOOM IS A TRIPLE THREAT!!! and SING OUT LOUD, LOUISE. Her 2010 music video, Fuck Me, Ray Bradbury, went viral and was nominated for a Hugo Award. In 2012, she performed in the Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal in the New Faces: Characters showcase. Before her breakout role in Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, she self-released two albums of comedy music: PLEASE LOVE ME (a compilation of old/new hits) and SUCK IT, CHRISTMAS!!! (A CHANUKAH ALBUM).

She currently resides in Los Angeles with her husband, writer/director Dan Gregor, their daughter, and dog, Wiley.

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Rachel Bloom STAGE CREDITS

[Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Production, 2023
Performer

[Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Concert Production, 2017
Irene Roth

Writing


Rachel Bloom Movies

Blog of a Pool Boy
[ 2009 ] Debbie
Bob vs. Society
[ 2009 ] Kate
Fuck Me, Ray Bradbury
[ 2010 ]
Most Likely to Murder
[ 2018 ] Kara Doblowski
Changeland
[ 2019 ] Vanessa - Voice
The Angry Birds Movie 2
[ 2019 ] Silver - Voice
Trolls World Tour
[ 2020 ] Barb - Voice
Extinct
[ 2021 ] Op - Voice
Bar Fight!
[ 2022 ]
Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers
[ 2022 ] Insurance Sheep / Flounder / Flower Girl / ... - Voice
The School for Good and Evil
[ 2022 ] Honora
Your Place or Mine
[ 2023 ] Scarlet

Rachel Bloom TV Shows

UCB Comedy Originals
[ 2007-2012 ] Judy Garland
Co-op of the Damned
Wife
How I Met Your Mother
Wanda
When the Bomb Drops
Jasmine
Very Mallory
Mallory
The Attendants
Girl
NerdTerns
Old Gypsy
The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange
[ 2013-2014 ] Breakfast Pastry, Chickpea
The Fuzz
Roxy
BoJack Horseman
[ 2014-2016 ] Laura, Sitcom Writer
Gay of Thrones
Rachel Bloom
Nightcap
Rachel Bloom
iZombie
Nellie
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic
Autumn Blaze
Portlandia
Rachel
Robot Chicken
[ 2012-2019 ] April O'Neil, Ariel, Belle
Trolls: The Beat Goes On!
Cybil
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
[ 2015-2019 ] Rebecca Bunch
Diary of a Future President
Mrs. Wexler
Muppet Babies
[ 2018-2020 ] Dot the Dragon
Vampirina
Esmeralda, Crystal Ball
Celebrity Page
[ 2019-2020 ]
Into the Dark
Ellie
Blue's Clues & You
Ms. Marigold
The Chicken Squad
Rebeecca
The Simpsons
[ 2017-2021 ] Annette
Close Enough
Kira
Reboot
Hannah
Ridley Jones
Paola
iCarly
McKenna Donatacci
Julia
Elaine Levitch

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Rachel Bloom News


Video: JOHN MULANEY PRESENTS: EVERYBODY'S IN LA To Stream Live on Netflix

John Mulaney will explore the city of Los Angeles with his comedian friends in the upcoming Netflix special John Mulaney Presents: Everybody's In LA. Over the course of six live episodes, the comically unconventional show will feature Mulaney along with special guests and field pieces all shot in Los Angeles. Watch the announcement video here!

Beth Hyland to Receive Williamstown Theatre Festival's L. Arnold Weissberger New Play Award

Williamstown Theatre Festival has named Beth Hyland as the recipient of the 2024 L. Arnold Weissberger New Play Award for her play SYLVIA SYLVIA SYLVIA. Learn more about Hyland!

Photos: THE 24 HOUR PLAYS Takes The Stage In LA With Rachel Bloom, Sasheer Zamata, And More!

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS presented The 24 Hour Plays: Los Angeles on Monday March 18, 2024 at The Hudson Theaters. The event featured distinguished artists from the Los Angeles entertainment community coming together for one night only to create, rehearse, and perform six new plays. See photos from the show!

Outside Joke: The Hub of Netflix is a Joke Fest Lineup Announced

Discover the lineup for Netflix's comedy festival, OUTSIDE JOKE. Get ready for a laughter-filled event as Netflix brings together the biggest names in comedy. The lineup includes Fred Armisen, Freddie Gibbs, Janelle James, Leslie Jones, Michelle Buteau, Reggie Watts, drag icons Alyssa Edwards, Jimbo, Latrice Royale and Trixie Mattel, and more.

Lindsey Kraft, Mark Feuerstein & More Join THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: LOS ANGELES

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS has revealed additional artists for The 24 Hour Plays: Los Angeles, which will return on Monday March 18, 2024 at The Hudson Theaters. Learn more bout The 24 Hour Plays!

Work by Rachel Bloom, Sara Porkalob & More Set for 2024 Williamstown Theatre Festival Summer Season

The 2024 Williamstown Theatre Festival summer season has revealed its lineup. See the shows being presented and learn how to purchase tickets.

Rachel Bloom, Mark Wilding & More Join THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: LOS ANGELES

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS has revealed additional artists for The 24 Hour Plays: Los Angeles. See who is starring and learn how to purchase tickets.

Ang Lee, Corey Stoll and Madison Love to be Honored at NYU Tisch School of the Arts' 2024 Gala

New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts will honor world-renowned film director Ang Lee, critically acclaimed film, television and Broadway actor Corey Stoll, and multi-platinum singer and songwriter Madison Love. Learn more about the honorees and about the gala!

5-Star Theatricals Opens 2024 Season With MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET

5-STAR THEATRICALS will open its 2024 season with MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET next month. Performances run March 15 - March 24.

Sigourney Weaver, David Hyde Pierce & More to Reunite for VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE

Bartlett Sher will direct a staged reading of Christopher Durang’s Tony Award-winning play VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE, featuring original cast members. See who is starring and learn how to purchase tickets!

River Butcher, Sarah Hester Ross, Joey Villagomez To Appear At The Den Theatre

The Den Theatre announces upcoming performances by River Butcher, Sarah Hester Ross, and Joey Villagomez.

Comedians With Disabilities Act to Make Debut At SF Sketchfest At The Alameda Comedy Club

The Comedians with Disabilities Act (CWDA) makes its debut at SF Sketchfest at the Alameda Comedy Club. This comedy troupe, founded by the late comedian Michael O'Connell, features talented comedians with disabilities sharing their unique perspectives.

Entertainment Community Fund Reflects on 2023; Over $14.8 Million Distributed to Film and Television Workers

Delve into the accomplishments and impact of the Entertainment Community Fund in 2023. Explore the initiatives, achievements, and contributions made by the fund throughout the year that have positively influenced the entertainment community.

Netflix Is A Joke Fest 2024 Lineup Announced With Joel Kim Booster, John Mulaney & More

Here are just some of the names included in the Festival. More headliners to be announced in the new year: Ali Wong, Atsuko Okatsuka, Anthony Jeselnik, Bert Kreischer, Beth Stelling, Bill Burr, Brett Goldstein, Cedric the Entertainer, Celeste Barber, Chelsea Handler,   Chris Rock, Craig Robinson, Daniel Tosh, Dane Cook, David Letterman, and more.

Cole Escola's OH, MARY! to be Presented at the Lucille Lortel Theatre This January

A limited Off-Broadway engagement will be presented of Oh, Mary!, a new and ridiculous comedy written by and starring Cole Escola (in their Off Broadway debut), the award-winning, viral writer and comedian known for “Search Party,” “The Other Two,” and more.

Review Roundup: Gavin Creel's WALK ON THROUGH: CONFESSIONS OF A MUSEUM NOVICE Opens At MCC

Read reviews for the World Premiere of Walk on Through: Confessions of a Museum Novice at MCC Theater.

92NY to Present Rachel Bloom in Conversation With Laura Benanti

Join Rachel Bloom, Emmy Award-winning co-creator and star of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, for a conversation with Laura Benanti on life’s little miracles — love, laughter, and the ever-present specter of mortality — and her critically-acclaimed smash hit one-woman musical comedy, Death, Let Me Do My Show.

Rachel Bloom Will Appear in Conversation with DEATH, LET ME DO MY SHOW at The 92nd Street Y

Rachel Bloom will appear in conversation with DEATH, LET ME DO MY SHOW at The 92nd Street Y on December 5 at 7pm, both in person and online.

SF Sketchfest Unveils Lineup for 2024 Comedy Festival Featuring More Than 200 Shows

SF Sketchfest has revealed the initial lineup for the 2024 Comedy Festival in San Francisco. Tickets go on sale on November 19.

Rachel Bloom To Return Off-Broadway in DEATH, LET ME DO MY SHOW This December

Death, Let Me Do My Show, the original one-woman musical comedy written by and starring Emmy Award-winner Rachel Bloom and directed by Seth Barrish will return this winter for an encore engagement following its critically-acclaimed, sold-out run this fall.

Rachel Bloom FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How many shows has Rachel Bloom written?

Rachel Bloom has written 1 shows including The Nanny: A New Musical (Music & Lyrics).

What is Rachel Bloom next theatre project?

Rachel Bloom's next show will be Rachel Bloom: Death, Let Me Do My Show which opens on 9/14/2023 on Off-Broadway.

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