Vanessa Johnston is a Los Angeles based stand-up comedian originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota. She was a regular on Kill Tony at the Comedy Store Hollywood - the number one live comedy podcast in the world - where she wrote and performed a new minute of standup every week for 60 weeks straight. She is a regular guest on the Deathsquad network - along with comedians Joe Rogan, Brian Redban, and Ari Shaffir. Vanessa tours nationally as a feature and performs at some of LA's favorite clubs, including The Comedy Store, The Ice House, and The Improv. She made her TV debut on Emmy-award winning sitcom How I Met Your Mother. In 2014, she starred in Netflix movie Jurassic City. Johnston has written and performed skits for talk shows such as The Doctors on CBS.