Laurie Kilmartin has been a prominent standup comedian since 1987, performing on CONAN, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Comedy Central and more. Her Seeso special "45 Jokes About My Dead Dad" made Vulture's list of Top Ten Comedy Specials of 2016. She has also written two top-selling books, Shitty Mom (2012) and Dead People Suck (2018).
Laurie currently writes for CONAN on TBS, and previously wrote for Tough Crowd w/Colin Quinn (Comedy Central) and The Late Late Show with Craig Fergusion (CBS). She first appeared at the Just for Laughs Montreal Comedy Festival as a New Face and returned 12 years later as a Master.