Current Ex-Girlfriend

A recently divorced and freshly gay twenty-something struggles to navigate her new reality while fumbling her way through what it means to come out and come back to yourself.

  • Project Type:
    Television Script
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
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Writer Biography

Cara‌ ‌Connors‌‌ ‌is‌ ‌an‌ ‌LA-based‌ ‌comedian,‌ ‌actor,‌ ‌and‌ ‌writer.‌ ‌Cara‌ ‌stars‌ ‌on‌ ‌‌Dating #NoFilter‌‌ ‌on‌ ‌E!‌ ‌(currently‌ ‌in‌ ‌its‌ ‌second‌ ‌season),‌ ‌and‌ ‌her‌ ‌semi-scripted‌ ‌feminist‌ ‌investigative‌ ‌comedy‌ ‌series,‌ ‌‌Cara‌ ‌Takes‌ ‌Up‌ ‌Space‌,‌ ‌is‌ ‌now‌ ‌available‌ ‌for‌ ‌streaming‌ ‌on‌ ‌OUTtv.‌ ‌In‌ 2018,‌ ‌she‌ ‌performed‌ ‌at‌ ‌Just‌ ‌For‌ ‌Laughs‌ ‌in‌ ‌Montreal‌ ‌and‌ ‌recently‌ debuted‌ ‌her‌ ‌first‌ ‌hour‌ ‌long‌ ‌stand‌ ‌up‌ ‌show‌ ‌at‌ ‌the‌ ‌New‌ ‌York‌ Comedy‌ ‌Festival‌ ‌as‌ ‌a‌ ‌part‌ ‌of‌ ‌the‌ ‌Upright‌ ‌Citizens‌ ‌Brigade‌ ‌Headliner‌ ‌series.‌ ‌

Connors‌ ‌is‌ ‌a‌ ‌graduate‌ ‌of‌ ‌the‌ ‌Second‌ ‌City‌ ‌Conservatory‌ ‌in‌ ‌Toronto‌ ‌and‌ ‌has‌ ‌trained‌ ‌at‌ ‌The‌ ‌Groundlings‌ ‌and‌ ‌Upright‌ ‌Citizens‌ ‌Brigade.‌ ‌She‌ ‌is‌ ‌also‌ ‌the‌ ‌creator,‌ ‌writer‌ ‌and‌ ‌star‌ ‌of‌ ‌two‌ ‌original‌ ‌series‌ ‌for‌ ‌CBC‌ ‌Comedy‌ ‌-‌‌ ‌Cara‌ ‌Cooks‌ ‌‌and‌ ‌‌Every‌ ‌Blank‌ ‌Ever‌.‌ ‌Cara‌ ‌can‌ ‌be‌ ‌found‌ ‌regularly‌ ‌performing‌ ‌across‌ ‌Los‌ ‌Angeles‌ ‌at‌ ‌the‌ Hollywood‌ ‌Improv,‌ ‌Laugh‌ ‌Factory,‌ ‌UCB‌ ‌and‌ ‌more.‌ ‌

Additional‌ ‌credits‌:‌ ‌NACA‌ ‌National‌ ‌Showcase,‌ ‌JFL42,‌ ‌Winnipeg‌ ‌Comedy‌ ‌Festival,‌ ‌Sirius XM Top‌ ‌Comic,‌ ‌Hollywood‌ ‌Improv‌ ‌Main‌ ‌Room,‌ ‌Put‌ ‌Your‌ ‌Hands‌ ‌Together‌ ‌with‌ ‌Cameron‌ ‌Esposito‌ ‌(UCB),‌ ‌The‌ ‌Kevin‌ ‌Nealon‌ ‌Show‌ ‌(Laugh‌ ‌Factory),‌ ‌Hot‌ ‌Tub‌ ‌with‌ ‌Kurt‌ ‌and‌ ‌Kristen,‌ ‌OUTtv ‌(Drawn‌ ‌This‌ ‌Way;‌ ‌Pop‌ ‌Porn),‌ ‌Tim‌ ‌Sim’s‌ ‌Encouragement‌ ‌Award,‌ ‌Chicago‌ ‌Funny‌ ‌Women’s‌ ‌Festival,‌ ‌She‌ ‌Devil‌ ‌Comedy‌ ‌Contest‌ ‌NYC,‌ ‌Toronto‌ ‌Sketch Fest‌ ‌and‌ ‌CBC’s‌ ‌Laugh‌ ‌Out‌ ‌Loud.‌ ‌ ‌

Follow‌ ‌her‌ ‌on‌ ‌Instagram‌ ‌‌@caraconnscomedy‌ ‌

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