Leslie Korein


THE NEW 35 is available on AMAZON PRIME

Click HERE to watch The New 35 on Amazon Prime!!

The New 35, written by Leslie Korein and directed by Michelle Bossy, premiered at the Nevada Women's Film Festival and was an official selection of LA Comedy Fest, the New York Shorts International Film Festival and the Burbank International Film Festival.

The New 35 won BEST ROMANTIC COMEDY at the Atlanta Shortsfest, and at the Storymode Independent Short Film Awards, won BEST PICTURE, BEST COMEDY SHORT, BEST ACTRESS (Leslie Korein), BEST ACTOR (Michael Urie) and BEST POST-PRODUCTION. 

Watch the trailer HERE


Leslie was a staff writer for the first two seasons of Smosh's show Part Timers. See her episodes here and here and here. A million 14 year olds can't be wrong.

THE OPENERS directed by Leslie Korein

THE OPENERS, directed by Leslie Korein, won BEST SHORT at the 2016 Broad Humor Film Festival.

Watch it HERE



Recent Appearances


Leslie appears as an arty lesbian Jewess on episode 3 of Boxed In on IFC.


Leslie makes a cameo as Too Tight Jeans Girl on Crazy Ex Girlfriend. See it HERE


Leslie stars in a sketch about fingering at the planetarium on episode 4 of The UCB Show on Seeso


Late Late Show Appearance

Leslie reunited with Tonya Harding: The Musical costar Tony Rodriguez (Jeff Gilooly) to film a segment for The Late Late Show with James Cordon. Crosswalk the Musical: The Lion King features Seth Rogen and Rose Byrne. See it HERE!

See the original Crosswalk the Musical: Grease HERE!

Women of the Oscars!


"Hey Academy, I'm a Woman", directed by Leslie Korein, received over 10,000 hits in less than a week and garnered media attention from Upworthy, Bustle, and international magazines, K MAG and ChEEk