alt EDI PATTERSON (Legolas, Arwen, Co-Lyricist)

Edi is a main company member of The Groundlings and performs there regularly in sketch comedy and improv shows.  Edi is also an Impro Theatre company member and performs regularly in L.A. (The Broad Stage, Theatre Asylum) and around the world (Paris, Calgary, San Francisco, Oregon Shakespeare Festival) doing improvised plays in the style of various playwrights and authors, such as Jane Austen, Sondheim, Tennessee Williams and Shakespeare.  

Recent film work includes indie features Thanks, directed by Martin Bergman, and Darnell Dawkins:  Mouth Guitar Legend.  Other credits include Waiting To Die (a CBS pilot), The Jay Leno Show, tons of voices for MTV animated series Popzilla, upcoming Dreamworks movie A Thousand Words (with Eddie Murphy and Allison Janney) and indie features Wiffler: The Ted Whitfield Story and Jesus People, for which she garnered a Best Actress Nomination at the 2009 Feel Good Film Festival.  Edi was a recurring correspondent on The Showbiz Show With David Spade and a series regular on Damon Wayans’ The Underground on Showtime.  Other TV credits include Unhitched, CSI, FOX pilot Just Posted, Young Person's Guide To History for Cartoon Network Adult Swim, World Cup Comedy, Jimmy Kimmel Live and Comedy Central pilot Case Closed.