"I'm not funny. What I am is brave."

-Lucille Ball

Meet Emily Tichawa!

Born and raised in Chicago, IL, Emily found her love for the arts at a very young age. She was a competitive/state champion dancer in high school and also entered the competitive hip hop dance circuit throughout college. 

After receiving her BA at DePaul University, Emily went on to attend and graduate from the renowned, The Second City Chicago.

Shortly thereafter, Emily made the move to Los Angeles to pursue her acting career even further. 

Since then she has booked many short films, feature films, commercials and has worked with truTV, FunnyorDie, and Elizabeth Banks to name a few. 

Emily is also a graduate of the Upright Citizens Brigade and loves comedy and improv. A former UCB Diversity Scholarship recipient, Emily comes from a very diverse background as well. 

Emily loves to create work that is not only moving and powerful, but also full of laughter!

She continues to audition, train, and remain driven!

Current Projects and NEWS!

Right now you can catch Emily on the current Tommy John commercial as well as the newest episodes of The Pantheon on YouTube. She is also currently recording a drama podcast, The Luchador, set to premiere soon.