Carol Leifer ( LEE-fər; born July 27, 1956) is an American comedian, writer, producer and actress whose career as a stand-up comedian started in the 1970s when she was in college. David Letterman discovered her performing in a comedy club in the 1980s and she has since been a guest on Late Night with David Letterman over twenty-five times as well as numerous other shows and venues. She has written many television scripts including for The Larry Sanders Show, Saturday Night Live, and most notably, Seinfeld.
|Date of Birth||July 27, 1956|
|Birthplace||Long Island, New York|
|University||Binghamton UniversityQueens College|
|Occupation||Comedian, Television writer|
|Claim to Fame||guest on Late Night With David Letterman over twenty-five times, inspiration for Elaine on Seinfeld|