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Actress, writer and comedian Kimrie Lewis is a Los Angeles native and a third grade spelling bee champ. She is a graduate of New York University's Tisch School of the Arts.
For five seasons, she played reporter Ashley on ABC's Scandal. Kimrie has made numerous television guest appearances, including Superstore (NBC), 2 Broke Girls (CBS), The Mindy Project (Hulu), New Girl (FOX) and Raven's Home (Disney Channel), to name a few. She starred alongside Kerry Washington, Craig Robinson and David Alan Grier in the Lionsgate film Peeples.
Most recently, Lewis booked a series-regular role on the new ABC comedy Single Parents and will appear on IFC's Brockmire, with Hank Azaria.
As a writer, Lewis recently wrote for Kevin Hart's LOL Network. She performs stand-up comedy regularly at Flappers in Burbank and at clubs and colleges across the country.