Gillian Bellinger is an improviser, SAG actor, teacher, writer, producer, and corporate workshop facilitator. To watch her character bits, follow her on Instagram @gillianbellinger.
Gillian studied improv in Chicago at The Second City, I.O. Theater, The Annoyance Theater, and The Groundlings. Gillian is very fancy and attended The London Academy of Theatre, The National Theater Institute, and Hamline University.
She is a principal actor in commercials for Harris Bank, Time Warner, NorthShore Healthcare, and Unitrin Auto Insurance. She's also rocked out a bunch of short films and industrials as well as starring in Red Letter Media's Feeding Frenzy, a comedic horror flick. So if you're watching TV late at night and think, "Was that...?" Probably.
She's was an ensemble member on Second City House teams in LA and Chicago, ComedySportz Chicago and Minneapolis, the Del Tones at I.O. West, Laugh Out Loud Theater in Chicago, Improv Acadia in Bar Harbor, Maine.
She has taught improv & acting at The Second City Hollywood, Intentional Acting Studio, Improv Utopia, AMDA, and Westside Comedy Theater. She has been a guest teacher at Finest City Improv, All Out Comedy Theater, Alchemy Comedy Theater, Think Fast Theater, Asheville Improv Collective, and Curious Comedy Theater.
She currently is a corporate facilitator for Westside Corporate Creativity, Business Improvisations, Hemsley Fraser, and Mind Gym. Her clients include PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Amgen, Kaiser Permanente, Westfield Corporate, Cartoon Network, TBS, Luther College, Mt. Aloysius College, Macy's, State Farm, AT Kearney, National Business Travelers’ Association, Caltech, Edmonds.com, and Gilda’s Club to name a few.