|Birth name||Tammy Gillespie|
|Born||Perry, Ohio, United States|
|Medium||Stand-up comedy, television, film|
|Subject(s)||Interpersonal relationships, everyday life|
Tammy Pescatelli (born Tammy Gillespie) is an American stand-up comedian. Her most recent comedy special, Finding the Funny, was released recently in an exclusive deal with Netflix. That same special was selected "New and Noteworthy" by iTunes editors and also hit number 3 on the charts.
In 2010, Pescatelli won Comedy Central's Standup Showdown. In 2004, she was a finalist on the second and third seasons of Last Comic Standing. She has performed on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The View (U.S. TV series), Joy Behar: Say Anything!, Stand-up In Stilettos, The Talk, Rocco's Dinner Party, Comedy Central Presents, The World Stands Up, The Bonnie Hunt Show, Last Call with Carson Daly, Dennis Miller and many others. She has also been a guest a number of times on the syndicated show “Comics Unleashed”, and was chosen for their “Best of the Best“ worldwide top selling DVD. Being one of the Final Five on NBC‘s Last Comic Standing catapulted Tammy‘s career and won her a slew of new fans, solidifying her as one of the sharpest women in the comedy world.
Pescatelli is a regular guest on The Bob & Tom Show in Indianapolis, and is a fixture on the comedy channels of Sirius XM Radio. On January 22, 2010, she was a guest on Opie and Anthony, an XM Satellite Radio talk show. She also appeared as a guest on Ron and Fez on SiriusXM.
In 2014, she was chosen by Jenny McCarthy to be part of her “Dirty, Sexy, Funny” comedy special on EPIX and toured alongside Lynne Koplitz, Paula Bel and April Macie on the "Dirty, Sexy, Funny" comedy tour. Pescatelli has also been a regular co-host on Jenny McCarthy's SiriusXM radio show, "Dirty, Sexy, Funny." To celebrate the start of the radio show, Pescatelli was invited on to the Howard Stern show along with McCarthy and Koplitz.
Her film appearances include minor roles in Made in Brooklyn (2007), Single: A Documentary Film (2008), The Shadow People (2002) and Everybody Wants to Be Italian (2007).
She has performed regularly for the United Service Organizations.
|1991||Beauty Queen Butcher||Elizabeth McKay|
|1999||Choose Life||Sexy Girl|
|2003, 2006||The Tonight Show with Jay Leno||Herself|
|2004||The World Stands Up||Herself|
|2004||Balderdash (game show)||Herself|
|2004, 2007||Last Comic Standing||Herself|
|2005||TV Land's Top Ten||Herself|
|2005||Biography (TV series)||Herself|
|2005||101 Even Bigger Celebrity Oops||Herself|
|2005||Weekends at the D.L.||Herself|
|2005, 2006||Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon||Herself|
|2006||Comedy Central Presents||Herself|
|2006||Just for Laughs||Herself|
|2006||CMT: The Greatest - Sexiest Southern Women||Herself|
|2006||CMT: The Greatest - Sexiest Southern Men||Herself|
|2006||Last Call with Carson Daly||Herself|
|2006||CMT: The Greatest - 20 Sexiest Videos of 2006||Herself|
|2006, 2010, 2014||Comics Unleashed||Herself|
|2007||Made In Brooklyn||Francyne|
|2007||Nick Cannon Presents: Short Circuitz||Jersey Girl|
|2007||Everybody Wants to Be Italian||Katerina|
|2007, 2011||CBC Winnipeg Comedy Festival||Herself|
|2008||The Best of Comics Unleashed with Byron Allen||Herself|
|2008||Single: A Documentary Film||Herself|
|2008||NESN Comedy All-Stars||Herself|
|2008||The Bob & Tom Show||Herself|
|2010||CBC Winnipeg Comedy Festival||Herself|
|2010||The Bonnie Hunt Show||Herself|
|2011||Joy Behar: Say Anything!||Herself|
|2011||Better (TV series)||Herself|
|2011||Naughty But Nice with Rob Shuter||Herself|
|2011||Rocco's Dinner Party||Herself|
|2011||Funniest Women on TV||Herself|
|2011||The Talk (TV series)||Herself|
|2011||A Stand Up Mother||Herself|
|2012||Roast of Parks Bonifay||Herself|
|2012||Count It Down: Sexiest Hollywood Babes||Herself|
|2012||Standup in Stilettos||Herself|
|2012||The Artie Lange Show||Herself|
|2013||Tammy Pescatelli: Finding the Funny||Herself|
|2014||Jenny McCarthy's Dirty Sexy Funny||Herself|
|2014||The View (U.S. TV series)||Herself|
|2015||Donnie Loves Jenny||Herself|
|2015||Dirty Sexy Funny Special||Herself|
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