Lesley Chukwuma Osuala is a Nigerian-American comedian, actor and writer from Queens, New York. He is super excited to be performing on Maude Night as an ensemble member of THE FOUNDATION! Lesley is a graduate of Morgan State University and the National Conservatory of Dramatic Arts, where he studied acting for theater, film, and television. He's also a proud alum of the SuperNOVA program at the People's Improv Theater. Since starting at UCBTC, Lesley has trained with Doug Moe, Jackie Jennings, Lydia Hensler, Frank Garcia-Hejl, and Evan Greenspoon. You can catch him regularly performing improv around NYC with his indy team, Husky. Lesley was a finalist in the 2017 NBCU UCB Diversity Showcase and has performed as a featured stand-up comedian for Starr Struck Comedy and The African Princes of Comedy Tour, which has made stops in Los Angeles, Houston, Dallas, Baltimore, Minneapolis, Atlanta, and New York City. He's always been a lover of comedy and got his start as an on air talent/writer for Tagsoundz Radio.