|Born||(1984-07-31) July 31, 1984
|Education||Mayfield Secondary School|
|Alma mater||Humber College|
|Occupation||Actress, Writer, Improviser, Comedian, Television Producer|
|Agent||Cathy Knights at Catalyst|
|Awards||Best Female Improviser 2015 from Now Magazine’s Best Of 2015|
Her father is a firefighter for the City of Brampton and her mother is a make-up artist. She has one brother and one sister.
Comeau’s interest in acting began at the age of 9 when she started doing impersonations of Dana Carvey’s character Garth from Wayne’s World. She studied at Humber College (in their Comedy Programme), and with the Second City Conservatory. She started touring for Second City Theatricals on cruise ships, then came home to Toronto to join the Second City Mainstage cast in 2011 with Carly Heffernan, Nigel Downer, Alastair Forbes, Jason DeRosse and Inessa Frantowski.
She continues to act and tour with her sketch and improv partner Connor Thompson as The Lusty Mannequins. She is currently the Head Writer of Chef in Your Ear for The Food Network Canada.
She has contributed to Today’s Parent, The Walrus Laughs, CBC’s Punchline, She Does The City and written for YTV’s The Zone.
Ashley has been nominated for ‘Best Ensemble” at the 2014 Dora Mavor Moore Awards and several Canadian Comedy Awards for Best Revues/Best Ensemble 2013/2014. She was recently named Best Female Improviser in Toronto by Now Magazine’s ‘Best Of 2015 Awards.”
She has produced television (Chef in Your Ear, The Zone), and live events (The 2016 Banff World Media Festival Awards Gala and Program Competition, the 2015 Youth Media Alliance Awards, and many live stage shows.
She performs with her real life partner Connor Thompson in a duo called The Lusty Mannequins. The two met in a Second City Conservatory class in 2008 and have been dating and performing together ever since. They have taught in Ireland, Spain, England, Germany and on the high seas.
She supports the HSSE (Heterosexuals for Same Sex Equality).
Film and Television
|2016||Odd Squad||Jamie Jam|
|2016||Hannah and Anna: Danger Girls||Yoga Seal|
|2016||Degrassi: Next Class||Ms. Badger|
|2015||Falling Without You||Nurse|
|2014||Heartfelt||Real Girl||*Award-winning short film – 48 Hour Film Contest in Toronto|
|2013||But I’m Chris Jericho||Acting Class Student|
|2013||Documentary of the Dead||Infected|
|2012||Cold Blood||Debra Sue Carter|
|2012||Curious and Unusual Deaths||Maid|
|2010||Frank n’ Stan||Sarah|
|2010||Freak Encounters||Hazmat Lady|
|2010||The Real M*A*S*H||Mary|
|1996||Bogus||Child at Airport||Uncredited|