2019-01-30

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  • Faith: Christian - Catholic
  • Career: Comedian
  • Birthday:  August 05, 1961
  • Fun Faith Fact!: Despite the fact that she is Catholic, Winstead has been an outspoken advocate of abortion.

Lizz Winstead was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1961. She was the youngest child in her Catholic family. When she was 22, she made her standup comedy debute at the Brave New Workshop. She went on to become a national headlining comedian and appeared on shows such as HBO's "Women of the Night," Comedy Central's "Women Aloud" and worked on "The Daily Show." She has also produced, written and hosted a series of satire shows such as "O2Be" and "Shoot the Messenger."

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