Following her run in Eve Ensler’s acclaimed Off-Broadway hit The Vagina Monologues, and her triumphant Broadway debut as Columbia in The Rocky Horror Show, she continued her work on the New York action starring in Manhattan Theatre Club’s hit production of Kimberly Akimbo by celebrated playwright David Lindsay-Abaire. On stage most recently, Ana starred as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl at the Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera.
Other theatrical credits incorporate the national tour of The Real Live Brady Bunch, as well as productions of The Odyssey and The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci (both directed by Mary Zimmerman).
In the fall of 2002, she co-starred in the one-night-only star-studded Funny Girl Actors Fund gain concert, joining Whoopi Goldberg, Ricki Lake, Jane Krakowski and others as one of the a lot of celebrities tag-teaming the role of Fanny Brice.
Prior to joining SNL, Gasteyer honed her comedy skills at The Groundlings, the famed Los Angeles improv-sketch comedy team.
On film, Ana has been seen in What Women Want with Mel Gibson, Woman on Top, Dick, and What’s The Worst That Could Happen? opposite John Leguizamo and Martin Lawrence.
Other television credits include Frasier, Just Shoot Me, 3rd Rock from the Sun, NYPD Blue, Law & Order, Party of Five, Seinfeld (the Soup Nazi episode), Live with Regis, as guest host and The Rosie O’Donnell Show, as guest host.
|Day of Birth||four May 1967|
|Place of Birth||Washington, District of Columbia, USA|