The Boston Herald says: “As a performer, Sue Costello is energetic and fearless.”
The Huffington Post states: "Costello, a brilliant comedian.”
At five feet three inches tall, Sue Costello may be petite, but she is powerful when it comes to bringing the funny. Sue’s power, mixed with her vulnerability, makes her distinct and approachable at the same time. From her Boston accent to her “tell it like it is” demeanor, you can’t help but feel like your laughing with your best friend.
After starring in two TV pilots for CBS, Sue was the co-creator of her very own self-titled television series, Fox's Costello, in which she was also a producer. Sue has appeared on countless television shows including NYPD Blue and Comedy Central's Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn. She has served as a guest host on NBC's Later, performed on Comedy Central's Premium Blend, and made it to the finals of NBC’s Last Comic Standing. Sue has also been a panel member on Comics Unleashed with Byron Allen. She has appeared twice on Marc Maron’s WTF Podcast, episode 172 "Sue Costello" and episode 407 “Live from Boston.”
As an actress, and in addition to her television appearances, Sue has also honed her performing skills on the big screen. She was cast in such films as the Academy Award winning The Fighter starring Mark Wahlberg and Christian Bale, directed by David O. Russell; Southie starring Donnie Wahlberg, directed by John Shea; and Once in the Life with Laurence Fishburne. Sue also just wrapped filming on the movies The Witching Hour co-starring William Forsythe and Michael Madsen and Best Man In The Dark.
A multifaceted performer, Sue's extensive resume continues to grow. She has performed with Mike O’Malley and Michael Birbiglia at the Nantucket Film Festival's Storytelling event. She even shot her first music video with Jim Breuer. Sue has a one-woman stage show called I Wasn't Trying to Be Funny, whose audience continues to grow and which continues to garner praise. She also has her own weekly podcast, The Kadoozie Kast, which covers a broad range of topics from comedy to lifestyle and everything in between.