Schaumburg, IL (March 16, 2017) – Heather McDonald is one of the most in-demand and multi-faceted comedians today, who not only juggles a career as a nationally touring stand-up, actress and accomplished writer, but is also a devoted wife and mother…when the rest of her family isn’t driving her up the wall.
Currently, Heather can be heard weekly on her sensational new podcast “Juicy Scoop” on PodcastOne. Every week, Heather holds nothing back and gets the most surprising, scandalous and intimate scoops from her celebrity guests. Heather has a hilarious way of delving into celebrity gossip, fancying herself a tabloid detective where if she can’t find the truth she’ll make it up herself. As a stand-up comedian, McDonald continues to perform for enthusiastic fans all over the country. She opened for all 4 of Chelsea Handler’s sold out tours throughout the country from Carnegie Hall to Arenas up to 10,000.
Heather recently hosted TLC’s critically acclaimed foray into late night TV, the sex-themed round table talk-show ALL ABOUT SEX. She just debuted her first Showtime special “I Don’t Mean To Brag,” which achieved record ratings on the network and is currently streaming on Netflix. She gained a throng of loyal fans as a staff writer and for her regular roundtable appearances on E!’s top rated show “Chelsea Lately”.
As an author, Heather’s debut book (released June 2010), You’ll Never Blue Ball in this Town Again, spent seven weeks on the New York Times best-seller list, and climbed to the #1 position on Amazon’s “Bestsellers in Entertainment” list. McDonald released her follow up to Blue Balls in February 2013 titled MY INAPPROPRIATE LIFE: Some Material Not Suitable for Small Children, Nuns, or Mature Adults which also became a national bestseller. My Inappropriate Life is an irreverent account of McDonald’s attempts to balance fame with family time, all while doing it her way. McDonald also contributed a chapter to the NY Times #1 bestselling book Lies That Chelsea Handler Told Me.
On top of being a full-time writer and story producer for ‘Chelsea Lately,’ McDonald has also been a regular collaborator with the Wayans Brothers; serving as a writer on their features WHITE CHICKS and DANCE FLICK. Heather was a featured performer on ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’ and has been a guest star on the hit television series’ ‘Frasier,’ ‘Malcolm in the Middle,’ ‘Reno 911′ and Nickelodeon’s ‘Drake and Josh.’ Visit: http://heathermcdonald.net/
Showtimes: Fri. 8:00PM & 10:15PM / Sat. 7:00PM & 9:15PM / Sun. Podcast 7:00PM
Tickets: $22 / Sun. Meet & Greet $48