Laura Willcox

Laura is an actress, writer, and improviser living in Los Angeles. She is a longtime performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, and you can currently catch her playing alongside Lauren Lapkus in their monthly two-prov show LapCox, or co-hosting the storytelling show The Rumble alongside Nicole Shabtai. She also co-created and co-starred in the original series Trying for UCB Comedy alongside comedy (and life) partner Don Fanelli. Laura is currently the host of Femme Ed, an original series on Refinery29’s comedy channel Riot. She has appeared in Comedy Central’s Inside Amy Schumer, FX’s You’re The Worst, Late Night with Seth Meyers, MTV’s Hey Girl, Netflix’s The Characters, several national commercials, as well as a buttload of videos for Above Average, MTV(Other), and College Humor. She has written for MTV’s Girl Code, Alec Baldwin’s Love Ride for TruTV, Animal Agent and Algorhythm for Verizon’s Go90, as well as pieces for The New Yorker, Cosmopolitan, The Hairpin, and Jezebel. Her parody wedding guide book, I Am Bride: How to Take the “We” Out of Wedding (And Other Useful Advice) was published January 2017 by Abrams Books.

Guest Appearances

The Best of i4h Vol. 11

improv4humans #444April 22, 2020

Please enjoy this compilation of some of the best scenes from 2019! These performances feature James Adomian, Horatio Sanz, Jessica McKenna, Jon Gabrus, Joel Spence, Alex Fernie, Sean Conroy, Dhruv Uday Singh, James Mastraieni, Matt Newell, John Gemberling, Andy Daly, Don Fanelli,…


Sasheer Will Have A Glass of Hot Water with Lauren Lapkus & Laura Willcox

On this week’s episode, best friends Lauren Lapkus and Laura Willcox join Nicole & Sasheer for another round of Besting Each Other. Laura share’s their UCB roots, maintaining a long distance friendship, texting vs. calling, and Lauren’s unique eating habits. Then, Lauren…


Magic For Measles

improv4humans #393May 1, 2019

Andy Daly, Laura Willcox, and Don Fanelli join Matt Besser for this week’s improv4humans! They’ll perform scenes about competitive concert attendees, a fight over the validity of a chocolate treat, and a previously unseen typo in the Declaration of Independence. Plus, grocery…


The Best of i4h Vol. 9

improv4humans #368November 7, 2018

The humons have cast their votes, and here are your favorite scenes of 2018! These performances feature Don Fanelli, Laura Willcox, Gil Ozeri, John Gemberling, Curtis Gwinn, Tim Meadows, Peter Hulne, Colton Dunn, Jon Gabrus, James Adomian, Betsy Sodaro, Horatio Sanz, Lauren…


Sing A Long Experiment #4: LIVE from UCB Sunset and SXSW

improv4humans #336March 29, 2018

Scott Aukerman, Horatio Sanz, Jessica McKenna, Zach Reino, Craig Rowin, Mookie Blaiklock, Peter Hulne, St. Lenox, Laura Willcox, Don Fanelli, Brett Morris, James Adomian, and Betsy Sodaro join Matt Besser for LIVE Sing A Long experiments from UCB Sunset's Inner Sanctum and…


Lana Del Rey's New Hit Song

improv4humans #326January 18, 2018

Don Fanelli and Laura Willcox join Matt Besser for this week’s improv4humans! They perform scenes about PTSD after a bomb cyclone, Don’s mom’s obsession with the soundtrack from The Holiday, and a complicated audition for a Dr. Scholl’s ad. Plus, Lana Del…


Hope Hicks Modeled For Ralph Lauren (w/ Laura Willcox)

Private: Hard Nation #74August 30, 2017

White House Communications Director Hope Hicks (Laura Willcox) takes a break from assisting Mr. Donald President Trump to talk to the Hard brothers. She reveals which former staffer she called Polly Pocket, how Trump’s brain cured AIDS, and her plan to become…


Laura Willcox: I Am Bride

Welcome back to I Am Bride with your host Evelyn Chanel (Laura Willcox). It's your guide to everything wedding as Evelyn brings on the World's Most Prolific Bridesmaid, Annabelle Tool, to give the back-altar scoop on why gift donations are the worst…


The Revenant Package

improv4humans #277February 9, 2017

Charlie Sanders, Don Fanelli, and Laura Willcox join Matt Besser to experience a hardcore snow room on this week's improv4humans! A child services agent has issues with interior design, a congresswoman takes a stand against her own daughter's artwork, and an author…


The Grimm Life: Fairy Tales With a Modern Twist

Earwolf Presents #61October 12, 2016

TO HEAR MORE EPISODES OF THE GRIMM LIFE GO TO HOWL.FM AND USE PROMO CODE GRIMM AT CHECKOUT. Join the Sisters Grimm (Siobhan Thompson and Anna Rubanova) as they bring you stories on a familiar theme with a magical twist. Modeled after…


Gallant and Gallant

improv4humans #258September 22, 2016

Allan McLeod, Mike Mitchell, Don Fanelli, and Laura Willcox join Matt Besser on this week's episode of improv4humans. They follow Mike as he strives to trap himself a wife, find out what Game of Thrones would be like if it followed a…


Don Fanelli and Laura Willcox: Fixher Upper with Chap and Joyanna

Chap and Joyanna Baines (Don Fanelli and Laura Willcox) are the stars of HBTV's Fixher Upper. Chap and Joyanna love to fix up homes, renovate new homes, and give the women who live there advice on how to fix the upper part…


Laura Willcox: Dafuqs Da Matter You with Nicolette Scoppapapalee

Welcome back to Dafuqs Da Matter You? with your host Nicolette Scoppapapalee (Laura Willcox)! It's the safe place where you can vent about your problems with a born and bred New Jerseyan. This week Nicolette's cousin Natalie Scoppapapalee joins her to hash…

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