Laura Orrico is an up and coming actress in television and film. She is originally from Chicago, and a Columbia College Chicago Graduate. It's been her lifelong goal to be on Saturday Night Live. After college she did what any SNL hopeful would do, and started modeling. Ok, skip that part, she trained and performed at The Second City Chicago, an experience Laura says she’ll always cherish, and credits her many successes to. Since moving to Los Angeles to continue pursuing her acting career, Laura has appeared in a variety of TV shows and Films. You may recognize her from Frank Caliendo’s hit show ‘Frank TV' on TBS in which she appeared in several hilarious sketches during the shows final season to CBS’ CSI:Miami in which she played the iniquitous Mia Graham. Her range and versatility are like no other. She is an accomplished comedic: impressionist (known for doing celebrities, and political figures on both sides of the aisle), a writer and has created endless original comedic characters.
In addition to guest star roles, you may have seen Laura on the Improv stages of LA and Chicago, and in several internet comedy sketches that have gone viral! A big viral hit was David Zucker’s ‘Call Me Senator’ in which she was aged 40 years to play the lead role. Her recent Sandra Bernhard impression was featured on the front page of Will Ferrell’s Funny or Die, and is still going strong! You can hear Laura on, ‘The Big Show with John Boy and Billy in June, a nationally syndicated radio show, and last Fall she appeared on the late night news and comedy show, ‘Red Eye with Greg Gutfeld’ . You can now hear her weekly on “Koz Effect” playing a different expert every week, and often as a guest on 'Grand Theft Audio'! She just appeared in the mega hit comedy fest 'Class of Chicago Comedy Festival' in Santa Monica, CA which included such names as Emo Philips, TJ Miller, Fred Willard etc.... She recently started at the UCB theater in Hollywood!
Check out her next project where she plays Zach Galifianakis! Keep a lookout for more live shows coming soon!!!!
Laura is also a big supporter of raising Brain Tumor awareness in search of a cure. She has created a fund to raise money for Dr. Keith Black, world renowned neurosurgeon at Cedars Sinai in Los Angeles, CA.
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