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 TildaPlay.com
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.
TILDA SWINTON ANSWERS AN AD ON CRAIGSLIST
by Byron Lane
★★★★★ "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