BIO: Actress: Suzy Nakamura

suzyNakBorn and raised in Chicago, Suzy began her career in the touring company of The Second City, and then opened the first two shows at The Second City Detroit. After moving to Los Angeles, she began guest starring on television, eventually landing recurring roles on The West Wing, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and Modern Family. She was a series regular, Yolanda, on NBC’s Go On with Matthew Perry, and her most recent role is Allison Park on the ABC show Dr. Ken.

Her film credits include notable independents Strawberry Fields (Venice Int’l Film Festival), Treasure Island (Sundance Special Jury Prize), Timecode, Harmony and Me (ND/NF), and this year’s Afternoon Delight (Sundance). In her spare time she makes regular appearances in various improvisational and sketch comedy shows around Los Angeles, and can soon be seen in Bad Teacher (CBS) and Togetherness (HBO).