Feb. 13, 2021

"Mixed-ish" Actress Christina Anthony | Working 9 to 5 and Acting on the Side

Our guest today is Actress Christina Anthony. She can currently be seen on the hit TV show "Mixed-Ish" as Aunt Denise, however she has done it all, from improv to stand-up, and theatre in between she is the ultimate superstar. We covered a lot in this episode from working a day job, while getting ready for TV, teaching classes on 80's tech and much more. Enjoy.


Our guest today is Actress Christina Anthony. She can currently be seen on the hit TV show "Mixed-Ish" as Aunt Denise, however she has done it all, from improv to stand-up, and theatre in between she is the ultimate superstar. We covered a lot in this episode from working a day job, while getting ready for TV, teaching classes on 80's tech and much more. Enjoy. 

Christina Anthony is a multitalented actress, writer, vocalist and improviser. She is originally from the Chicago comedy scene and is best known as an alum of the Second City e.t.c. Chicago, where she co-wrote three award-nominated sketch revues and performed thousands of shows for Chicago audiences.

Her favorite on-camera roles as an actress include Key & Peele (Comedy Central), Mash Up (Comedy Central), Bajillion Dollar Propertie$ (Seeso), Take My Wife (Seeso), Bunk'd (Disney), Why Women Kill (CBS All Access), ER (NBC) and The Dilemma (Universal).

A charismatic theater performer and vocalist, she has also been seen off-Broadway in Found (Atlantic Theatre), Second City's Romeo + Juliet Musical (Chicago Shakespeare), The Art of Falling (Hubbard Street Dance Chicago + Second City – LA & Chicago), Radio Golf (Ensemble Theater – Cincinnati), Matt & Ben (Jam Theatricals), My Heart is Crying, Crying: The Jackie Wilson Story (Black Ensemble Theater) and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Dream Team).

As a writer, her original comedy pilot was a finalist in the TBS & Refinery29 RIOT Comedy Writers Lab; and she frequently contributes to the Paper Machete, a live magazine. She currently performs stand-up all over L.A. and improvises with the eponymous Black People.

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