inSAYSHAble is the award winning web comedy chronicling a week in the life of Saysha Grabinski (Amy Matysio), a thirtysomething, audacious office temp who's never completed a single task. She's a hopeless romantic, incessant liar and awkward as shit - the type of woman you make eye contact with and instantly know it was a mistake.
Saysha coined the term "dink machine". Did we mention she's single?
Created by and starring Amy Matysio (WolfCop, Just Friends), known for her loveable irreverence and authentic style as a comedic improvisor, actor and host, inSAYSHAble is brilliantly outrageous, female driven and "Funny as f*ck". Directed by Jeff Beesley (Sunnyside), inSAYSHAble includes an accomplished Canadian cast with appearances by Christina Sicoli (After Party), Derek Baynham (CopperTop Flop Show), David Milchard (Convos With My 2 Year Old), Tess Degenstein (Space Janitors), Darla Biccum (Corner Gas), Lee Boyes (Rapid Fire Theatre) and Sabryn Rock (Girlfriend Experience).
AMY MATYSIO // CREATOR / WRITER / PRODUCER / "SAYSHA"
With over 100 credits to her name and accolades that include Playback’s Ten to Watch, CBC's Future 40 and ELLE Canada’s On the Radar, Amy Matysio is a multiple award winning Toronto based stage and screen actress, improvisor and creative producer. Recent TV/Film appearances include cult status horror-comedy WolfCop. Rookie Blue, Lawrence & Holloman, Emmy® winning Odd Squad and the Canadian Screen Award winning web series Space Riders, which recently garnered her a BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS at the Rome Web Awards and her eighth Canadian Comedy Award nomination. Born and raised in Regina, Saskatchewan, inSAYSHAble was a passion project she began during a consistently -40 degree winter while enjoying wine as a cozy blanket and inspiration. This series landed her a TV development deal, a co-starring role in Showcase's Single White Spenny and string of awards she can show her parents. It's also the thing she is most proud of. Matysio is currently developing a new comedy with This is That's Pat Kelly and a drama based on her Ukrainian heritage where she can eat perogies and show off her dancing.
JEFF BEESLEY // DIRECTOR
With his unique style and visual approach, Jeff Beesley is one of Canada’s top comedy directors. His TV, digital and feature length success has resulted in official festival selections as well as numerous regional, national and International awards. Jeff has directed the two most successful and critically acclaimed Canadian television series’ – Little Mosque on the Prairie and Corner Gas. Jeff has had the rare distinction of directing prime time television series’ simultaneously airing on each of Canada’s major television networks with Corner Gas (CTV), Little Mosque (CBC) and Renegadepress.com (Global Television). Past credits also include Insecurity, Men with Brooms and most recently the much buzzed about original comedy Sunnyside for Rogers.