Byron Lane is a writer and actor. His first novel will be published in June.


Lane also wrote and stars in the play TILDA SWINTON ANSWERS AN AD ON CRAIGSLIST, a comedy hit having sold out runs in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, London, and Edinburgh Fringe. Broadway World hails, "Hysterical... ​Byron Lane's meditation on the artifice and projection of fame and celebrity is brilliantly explored... Lane has written a tour de force." More at 


Lane also wrote and stars in LAST WILL & TESTICLE, an award-winning web series about his testicular cancer diagnosis which screened at festivals around the world and was called "fearless" by Cosmopolitan Magazine. Lane wrote and produced a trailer for his series GAY DIVORCE which was a finalist in Project Greenlight's See Yourself contest. And Lane wrote a feature film called HERPES BOY, starring Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer, which won Best Comedy at Comic Con, among other honors. He's also been a TV journalist, news writer, and celebrity assistant.


He's originally from New Orleans and lives in Los Angeles with his boyfriend and their rescue dog, Tilda.

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★★★★★ "Gripping, visceral and hysterical... this is the queer Mary Poppins that LGBTQ people deserve. A modern masterpiece." -Gay Times

★★★★★ "Hilarious... Clear why it has become such a cult hit. Quirky comedy tour de force that keeps the audience in fits of laughter." -British Theatre

★★★★ "Snort-worthily funny... its not hard to understand why this show has become a cult hit in the US." -The Guardian


"Fabulously funny!" -Graham Norton

"One of the most astonishing feats of live creation I've ever seen." -Joss Whedon

"Hilarious, clever, uplifting Highly recommend. -Joseph Gordon-Levitt

"Mad comedy genius. -Michael Urie 

"Funniest thing in ages." Jason Biggs

Byron Lane, Sam Pancake, Last Will & Testicle, Last Will And Testicle
Byron Lane, Tim McKernan, Ben Baur
Byron Lane, Octavia Spencer, Herpes Boy
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