Periel Aschenbrand is a writer, comic and producer.
She is the author of two critically acclaimed comedic memoirs, The Only Bush I Trust is My Own (Penguin, US & Random House, UK) and On My Knees (Harper Collins, US & Penguin, Australia).
Her first book was optioned for a pilot by the Oxygen Network which she wrote and starred in.
Her work has been featured in countless publications including The New York Times, V Magazine, Style.com, Refinery29, Paper magazine, The Washington Post, The New York Post, Interview Magazine, Huffington Post, Interview MAGAZINE, The Observer and numerous others.
She is the on-air producer for LIVE FROM THE TABLE, the podcast and sirius radio show for the comedy cellar.
She has created, produced and performed in comedy shows all over New York City.