Lindsay was born in beautiful Vancouver B.C. Raised on a steady diet of candy, video games, and “To Do” lists.
Comedian, actor, writer and multimedia artist; Ames is a veritable renaissance woman. Recently featured on Comedy Central’s Tosh. O and soon to be Key and Peel, Lindsay is currently playing Sarah Holland, the braniac love interest in CW's Beauty and the Beast. She can also be spotted in Boost Mobiles National Ad campaign with Faizon Love. Lindsay was in Paramount pictures feature film The Vow with Rachel McAdams and was nominated for her second Canadian Comedy Award for her short Fish Bride. She took home the award last year for her short film That Thing That Happened. Lindsay’s vocal stylings can be heard on the very kickass PROTOTYPE 2 as Daina Mercer.
Performing regularly at UCBLA, IO west, The Mint and other alternative venues, around L.A, Lindsay’s favorite performances have been at The Moth, 2 headed beast, Power Violence and the uber popular Holy Fuck. Lindsay’s video’s are regularly featured on Funny or Die , College Humor and the Daily What and Reddit. She is currently working with MTV clutch to produce her second series Brutal following her popular series How To End A Date. Since teaming up with Josh Saltzman, Lindsay has found her comedy husband and vows never to philander. Unless it’s with "The Goz"... or Bradley cooper, or Kyle MacLachlan or... You get the idea.