May 14, 2012
As a teen she competed in the Miss New Jersey pageant, but she did not pursue work in performing until she was 19, when she headed to Los Angeles in hopes of starting an acting career.
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
Chelsea Handler expands her resume with new sitcom
Chelsea Handler as herself: The comedian has rocketed from obscurity to runaway success as an actress, author, talk-show host and, as of this year, the executive producer and co-star of a sitcom based on her life.
"Chelsea" celebrates the drunk chick
That's what you'd gather from NBC's new lineup, featuring the return of "Whitney" and the new sitcom "Are You There, Chelsea?" - a block it calls "Happy Hour Wednesday." Yet from what we've seen of "Whitney" already and the already grim-looking previews for "Chelsea?" I can think of few things less likely to induce Wednesday happiness.
Belleville News Democrat
'Are You There, Chelsea?,' premiering Wednesday on NBC
Whenever Chelsea Handler is on screen in the new NBC comedy "Are You There, Chelsea?," in which she plays not the title character but her sister Sloan, we see the hint of the better sitcom it wants to become.