Matt O'Brien

Matt O’Brien is a Los Angeles based Comedian that has been featured on MTV, Variety, TBS, Comedy Central, CBC, Odd Squad on PBS, and MuchMusic.

He hosts a podcast with Julia Hladkowicz called "Is This What You Want?"

Matt is a regular at the Just For Laughs festival in Montreal and in 2019 Time Out Magazine named him a “Comic to Watch”.

He is also the winner of SiriusXM Radio’s Top Comic award, and was recently nominated for Best Break Out Artist at the Canadian Comedy Awards and Best Comedian by COCA (Canadian Organization of Campus Activities).

His debut album “Live in a basement in front of 20 people” hit #1 on the iTunes Comedy charts as well as his second album “Live in a Comedy Club in front of 150 people”. 

He also hosts and films his own YouTube talk show “Late Night Talk Show on a Subway” that recently featured Scott Thompson of Kids in the Hall.


Appeared on

  • Nov 23 2020

    Matt O’Brien

    On this week’s episode, Alana and her guest Matt O’Brien (Just For Laughs, Comedy Central) talk about Matt’s sky high self esteem and why he should be allowed to enjoy it!
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  • Sep 07 2018

    Matt O’Brien And Gnarly Neil

    Farmer Tuck (Matt O'Brien) finds a body in his grain silo. Not a farmer, and not a grain silo, the boys unravel more and more details about his pill business at the Leon's tower. Then, Gnarly Neil comes in to...
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  • Oct 14 2014

    Matt O’Brien

    Exciting stand up comedian and Vine phenom Matt O'Brien is my guest for episode 10.
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