Elizabeth Zephyrine McDonough is a writer, actress, director, and comedian living in NYC. Her writing and comedy videos have been featured on The New Yorker, Splitsider, The Verge, and Laughing Squid among others, and broadcast on French television on the Canal+ network. Her original comedy short 'F the Internet' was an official selection of the 2016 LA Comedy Festival.
As a director/producer she has produced award-winning social issues video content for the UN, the ACLU, The World Health Organization, former mayor Michael Bloomberg, Planned Parenthood, and The Syria Campaign among others. Her documentary short 'Weekends With Francis' was the Audience Award runner up at the Brooklyn Short Film Festival and The HBO film ‘Which Way Is the Front Line From Here’ which she worked on as an editorial assistant was nominated for a News and Documentary Emmy.