Hey, Los Angeles! I'm HERE!

After six fruitful years in Chicago, I snagged an incredible gig:
An actor-writer-producer-creator role for Teachers, a pilot for Viacom's TV Land, which was picked up as a ten episode series airing in June of 2015. Community's Alison Brie is executive producing, and Key and Peele's Ian Roberts and Jay Martel are showrunning.


Katie Thomas
Katie Thomas
[ˈkeɪti ˈtä-məs]
noun:
1. Actor: Katie Thomas is an accomplished comedic actor currently living in Los Angeles. She has her B.F.A. in Theatre from the University of Michigan.
2. Writer/Producer: Katie Thomas co-wrote and co-produced the web series, Teachers, as well as other successful viral videos.
3. Facilitator: Katie Thomas has experience designing and facilitating creative and communication workshops, as well as in teaching and directing.
4. All-around classy lady: Damn, that Katie Thomas is fancy as hell.

TV Land Picks Up Teachers!

So proud to announce that the show that Teachers has gotten a series order from TV Land! “’Impastor’ and ‘Teachers’ are perfect examples of the type of comedies we’re looking for as TV Land evolves its original series – innovative, unconventional, and hilariously funny for an audience that enjoys smart humor with a hint of […]

New Management: Steven Siebert and Lighthouse Entertainment

I’m thrilled to announce that I am now represented by Steven Siebert and the gang at Lighthouse Entertainment! Steven’s management team includes Dustin Puttuck (Manager) and Sarah Pashaee (Junior Manager). They manage a great roster of clients, including Angela Bassett (American Horror Story), Hiroyuki Sanada (The Wolverine), Nora Dunn (SNL), Jim Piddock (Best in Show), […]

A Little Piece on The Katydids from Above Average

The Katydids had a nice little write-up on Above Average’s website. You can check it out here. Above Average is a comedy network that has been creating videos to make you laugh since 2012. Proud members of the Broadway Video family, the people who bring you Saturday Night Live, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, […]

Ian Roberts and Jay Martel on Board with TEACHERS

The Katydids are thrilled to have Key and Peele‘s showrunners, Ian Roberts and Jay Martel, join our Teachers team! In the past few months, the show has won both a Peabody and an American Comedy Award. We are in the presence of greatness! Read the Hollywood Reporter announcement here! Check out some of the brilliant […]

Red ROWS Spectacular!

On Wednesday, February 12, I, along with a handful of other fabulous improvisors, will be performing at the Red ROWS Spectacular, a lady-filled variety show/charity event. All proceeds go toward an organization that helps pay for cancer patients and those going through remission to have a rowing team. Order your tickets here!

New Harold Team at iO!

Sadly, Uncle Magic, my Harold team at iO Chicago, has been cut from the schedule. My time with this team over the last 2.5 years has been unbelievable. They are some of the funniest, kindest people I know, and not performing with them will be a huge loss. That being said, in them, I have […]

New and Improved LinkedIn Profile: Let’s Find Work!

I am in the process of looking for new work in the upcoming year, particularly in the fields of writing, producing, and facilitation. I updated my LinkedIn profile so it’s looking pretty darn hot, so take a peek and if you or anyone you know feels I would be a good fit for a job, […]