Ever Mainard is an actor, writer, stand-up, improviser, all around funny gal. Ever won the best actress award at Outfest for her performance in The Feels opposite Constance Wu, Josh Fadem and Angela Trimbur. She recently wrapped a Netflix exclusive film by the Duplass Brothers opposite Ray Romano and Mark Duplass.
Ever Mainard lives and works in Los Angeles, but she got her comedic start in Chicago, where she was one of the city’s best stand-ups and a cast member of the esteemed Chicago Underground Comedy. Chicago Magazine credits her with being one of the top 100 comics, Metromix/ Redeye said she’s one of the Top Seven Acts to Watch in 2012, and Gapers Block named her as one of The Most Influential Women in Chicago Comedy.
Ever has appeared on CNN, Jezebel and WBEZ, and has been a regular at numerous comedy festivals throughout the country including San Francisco Sketchfest, Just For Laughs Festival, Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Chicago Sketchfest, and the Chicago Women’s Funny Festival. Ever has also worked with top comics such as Louis Anderson, Maria Bamford, Nick Thune, Fortune Feimster, Greg Berhandt, Sonya White, Tig Notaro and Bill Dwyer.