Actor. Writer. Director. Improviser.
-- Los Angeles --
Monthly Sketch Comedy - 4th Sundays at the Pack Theater
Very Famous is my Pack Theater House Sketch Team that has performed at San Francisco Sketch Fest and Austin Sketch Fest. Live performances every 4th Sunday at 8PM at the Pack Theater.
Very Famous Facebook Page
The Amitycode @ Hollywood Fringe Festival
A play I wrote, am producing, and starr
A new play that I wrote, am producing, and starring premiers June 2nd at the Hollywood Fringe Festival!!! The Amitycode is about a brilliant robotics engineer who is dumped by his long-time girlfriend and programs a robot to love him unconditionally. But he may he coded her too well. Tickets on Sale now!!!: tickets.theamitycode.com
Recurring on Jane the Virgin
January 1, 2023
After being asked back for a second episode, Devin is now officially recurring as "Swashbuckling Shawn" on Jane the Virgin! Check out new episodes Mondays on The CW network.
Devin grew up in Scottsdale, Arizona and moved to Los Angeles at the age of 20 to pursue his dream of acting. Little did he know he'd also fall in love with writing, directing, and improvising. Including live performance as well as film and television. Devin has appeared as an actor in the films "Chasing Mavericks" starring Gerard Butler for FOX 2000 Pictures; "The Cheerleader Murders" for Lifetime; and "Disaster Movie" for Lionsgate. He has appeared on television in "Wisdom of the Crowd," "Criminal Minds," and "CSI" for CBS; "Better Things" and "The League" for FX; "Jane the Virgin" for THE CW; and "The 4 to 9ers" for HULU, directed by James Widdoes. He has screen tested for network television pilots four times.
Devin also wrote and directed the feature film "Richard Peter Johnson" available now on Amazon, iTunes, and VUDU. He has written and directed multiple short films and comedy sketches. Most of which are available below!
He loves weather, the Arizona Cardinals, and the color green. You can see Devin with his Pack Theater house sketch team VERY FAMOUS and doing improv at Playhouse West Comedy. He is a graduate of The Pack Theater, Playhouse West, Playhouse West Comedy, The Groundlings, and The UCB.
Below are some clips of Devin's acting.
Various Clips of Devin's Acting work
Clips of Devin as "Blond" in CHASING MAVERICKS
The Cheerleader Murders
Clips of Devin as "Ben" in THE CHEERLEADER MURDERS
The 4 to 9ers
Clips of Devin as "Charlie" in THE 4 TO 9ERS
Clip of Devin as "Benny" in CSI
Clips of Devin as various characters in sketch comedy
Richard Peter Johnson
Feature Film Co-Written & Directed by Devin
From Gibbon's Tail Productions and Gravitas Ventures comes the story of the world's most famous male porn star, Richard Peter Johnson, who retires at the height of his career to pursue his dream of acting.
The Wizard of Odds
Short Film Written & Directed by Devin
Originally part of the feature film "Twelve," this short follows Eddie Shin (Man in the High Castle, Dumb and Dumber To) as Ian, a statistical genius, until a new love rocks his mathematically structured world.
This is only a small collection of sketches Devin has written and directed himself. To see more sketches from Devin's comedy group: Gibbon's Tail, click the link below.
What It's Like Meeting People In L.A.
Written/Directed/Edited by Devin Starring Devin, Sarah Elizabeth Johnston, Sean Crampton
What's The Worst S.T.D.?
Written/Directed/Edited by Devin Starring: Devin, Sarah Elizabeth Johnston
Exclusive Footage: Donald Trump Offends Everyone
Written/Directed/Edited by Devin Starring Donald Trump
Written/Directed by Devin Starring William Gabriel Grier, Kyle Brady
4th Sundays, 8PM, Pack Theater
Very Famous is a Pack Theater House Sketch Team performing every 4th Sunday at 8PM. Very Famous has toured to San Francisco Sketch Fest and Austin Sketch Fest.
Tuesday Night Improv with GIBBON'S TAIL
Every Tuesday Night @ 10:30pm
Gibbon's Tail improv hosts a show every Tuesday night at Playhouse West Comedy at 10:30PM in North Hollywood. 10638 Magnolia Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91601
Couples Therapy Improv
Every Sunday @ 10pm
Couples Therapy is an improv show based on live interviews with real couples. It's a new show every week! Every Sunday night at 10PM at Playhouse West Comedy. 10638 Magnolia Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91601
Comedy Central Stage with GIBBON'S TAIL
Quarterly Performance Residence
Gibbon's Tail performs quarterly at the prestigious Comedy Central Stage in Hollywood. Be sure to follow Devin on social media to see updates about upcoming performances!
Past Live! Performances
Aaron's Bar Mitzvah
A live sketch show at Playhouse West Comedy directed by Sean Crampton. Devin appeared in several sketches as a writer and a performer.
The Rumor Mill
A live sketch show at Playhouse West Comedy directed by Devin who also appeared in several sketches as a writer and a performer.
Tape by Stephen Belber
Devin starred as Jon Saltzman in this oft-produced play in Los Angeles. Teaming with The Collective Studio LA, the play had 12 performances at the Actor's Workout Studio. Tape features three characters in a single plot regarding their differing perspectives of past events, in one unbroken period of real-time, in a single motel room set. The play Tape was the basis of a feature film starring Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman.
Almost, Maine by John Cariani
Devin played the role of Steve in this production of the heart-warming comedy. Devin was proud to be part of a stellar ensemble and had 12 performances at the Hudson Mainstage Theater.
A Hatful of Rain by Michael V. Gazzo
Devin garnered rave reviews for his performance as Polo in this gut-wrenching period drama. Directed by Jim Parrack (Suicide Squad, True Blood) with 12 performances at the Sherry Theater in North Hollywood. One critic wrote, "Devin Crittenden is intoxicating as Polo. His performance has the most range, and his character, the most complicated backstory." -- nohoartsdistrict.com
North Of Providence by Edgar Allen Baker
Of all of the characters Devin has played, he is most proud of his portrayal of Bobby in this complex family drama. Performing the role just 9 times at Playhouse West in North Hollywood, the role still sticks with Devin to this day. He looks forward to possibly playing the part again someday.