Kristen Schaal & Kurt Braunohler – Comedians & Actors
Comedians Kurt Braunohler and Kristen Schaal are the hosts of Hot Tub with Kurt & Kristen, a weekly variety show originally based in New York City and now taking place in Los Angeles. The duo also co-created the online series Penelope: Princess of Pets.
Braunohler has performed at some of the most well-regarded comedy showcases and entertainment festivals in the world, including Montreal's Just for Laughs festival, the New York Comedy Festival, Edinburgh Fringe, SXSW, Bonnaroo, All Tomorrow's Parties, HBO US Comedy Arts Festival, and the Chicago Improv Festival. He has appeared on Bob's Burgers, Chelsea Lately, and John Oliver Presents. He currently hosts the podcast The K Ohle with Kurt Braunohler for the Nerdist network.
Schaal's career took off when New York magazine named her one of the "Ten Funniest New Yorkers You've Never Heard Of" in 2005 and she took home the "Best Alternative Comedian" award from the HBO US Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, CO in 2006. She has performed at Edinburgh Fringe, Royal Albert Hall, Bonnaroo, and the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. She has appeared on Flight of the Conchords, The Daily Show, Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Bob's Burgers, Ugly Betty, and 30 Rock, to name just a few.