Kurt Braunohler is a comedian, actor and podcaster who has committed his career to inserting absurdity into strangers’ lives to make the world a better place. He has an album, a half-hour Comedy Central Special, and his first televised hour of comedy, Trust Me, came out on Comedy Central on March 3rd, 2017. Additionally, he will appear in the upcoming second season of Netflix’s Lady Dynamite in a recurring guest role as Young Joel, as well as the Judd Apatow produced film The Big Sick alongside Holly Hunter and Ray Romano, which he also wrote on. On TV, Kurt can been seen (or heard) on Bob’s Burgers, New Girl, @midnight, Another Period, Kroll Show, Deadbeat, Comedy Central Presents, Drunk History, Chelsea Lately, John Oliver Stand Up, Delocated, Getting Doug with High, Adam Devine’s House Party, Jon Benjamin Has a Van, Assy McGee, The Heart She Holler, Human Giant, and as host of IFC’s comedy game show Bunk!. He has performed stand up sets on CONAN, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Late Night with Seth Meyers, and The Late Late Show with James Corden. Kurt can also be heard on the radio on This American Life telling a story he is currently developing for film. Kurt was featured in Variety’s annual prestigious “10 Comics to Watch” list, named in Time Out New York’s list of 50 Funniest New Yorkers and Backstage Magazine’s “5 Comics to Watch,” “Comic to Watch” by Comedy Central, the New York Comedy Festival and Time Out New York, as well as “Best Male Stand-Up” by the ECNY and “Best Unscripted Host” by the New York Television Festival.
Watch Kurt’s set on Conan