BIO

Leslie Korein is a writer, actor and director from NY living in Los Angeles. She graduated from Oberlin College and is a master improviser who has trained with and performed at The Magnet Theater, Upright Citizens Brigade and The Groundlings. She's been a director, teaching artist and puppeteer for THE STORY PIRATES for 13 years and has toured with them around the country.

Leslie plays recurring character Fran The Security Guard on Nickelodeon’s HENRY DANGER, and starred as the titular character in the hit show, TONYA HARDING THE MUSICAL at Upright Citizens Brigade. THE NEW 35, the short film she wrote and starred in won BEST ROMANTIC COMEDY at the Atlanta ShortsFest, and BEST SHORT, BEST PICTURE and BEST ACTRESS at SISFA.

Leslie is a proud member of SAG-AFTRA and the WGA.