Matt O’Brien is a comedian who has been featured on MTV, CTV, Fuse TV, MuchMusic and The Comedy Network. He recently performed a live TV taping at Just For Laughs in Montreal, and was chosen to be one of the prestigious 42 performers at the JFL42 festival in Toronto. He is the winner of the Best Standup award at the LA Comedy Festival, Sirius XM Radio’s Next Top Comic, and in 2014 he was nominated for Best Break Out Artist at the Canadian Comedy Awards. Also in 2014 he released his first album “Live in a basement in front of 20 people” which hit #1 on the iTunes Canada Comedy charts. He hosts and films his own late night talk show “Late Night Talk Show on a Subway”, his podcast Rehash has been featured as “New and Noteworthy” on iTunes, and his 6-second Vine sketches have garnered him over 30,000 followers.
Check out my interview with Spacing Magazine about my Late Night Talk Show on a Subway
check out the latest episode of my subway talk show (it’s a late night talk show on a subway) and catch up on all the episodes in the link below! http://subwaytalkshow.tumblr.com
a NEW episode of my legitimate video game show “Hey Have You Played” is out now this time I play “Uncle Parkour” for the XBox 360
SPRING is here and so is me doing shows. I’ve actually been doing shows all winter but it’s a little warmer and now you can finally unwrap yourself from your quilt, halt your current season of Friends on Netflix, put down the herbal tea and join me out in the WORLD! April 1- Underground Comedy[…]
A NEW episode of my Late Night Talk Show on a Subway is out now with the hilarious Sara Hennessey! catch up on all the episodes at SUBWAYTALKSHOW.TUMBLR.COM
The first episode of my completely legitimate real life video game show is now on YouTube! Tell your friends and give it a watch.
I host a Late Night Talk Show on the subway sometimes and new episodes are ready to go! Check out the latest episode with the hilarious Todd Graham.
Happy New Year come see me in 2015 won’t you? JANUARY 2015 Jan 4- Yuk Yuk’s Toronto Jan 5- The Rivoli Toronto Jan 9-10- Yuk Yuk’s London Jan 14- Comedy Bar Toronto Jan 17- Superstars of Comedy at Comedy Bar Toronto Jan 19- The Rivoli Toronto
Calgary- Edmonton- Medicine Hat- Vancouver- Kelowna- Los Angeles! If you’re in one or any of those cities come see a show- message me for tickets and I’ll see if I can HOOK YOU UP! email@example.com
Here’s some shows I’m doing up until the new year come on out and watch me ask the crowd if they “feel good tonight” DECEMBER 2014 Dec 4-6- Yuk Yuk’s Montreal NOVEMBER 2014 Nov 3- Comedy Monday Nights Calgary 8pm Nov 5- Jupiter Lounge Calgary Nov 7-8- Yuk Yuk’s Edmonton Nov 9-10- Medicine Hat Alberta[…]
I’m one of the 42 at the JFL42 festival in Toronto this September 18-27 goto www.jfl42.com to buy passes tons of amazing acts coming to town that week DO IT
If YOU go to college/university/hang around campuses, I’m probably coming to hang out too! Here’s my college schedule for the fall, possible more dates possibly to come! Possible!
I’ve been writing for CBC Punchline for the past few weeks here’s some of my articles would LOVE for you to check ’em out I think that would be LOVELY this is coming off sarcastic but it’s really NOT.
My taping at JFL in Montreal will be July 22 at 10pm at the lovely Club Soda hosted by the absolutely hilarious Broad City- very excited if you’re in Montreal that time click the link for tickets would love for you to be there! Yes I’m talking to YOU http://www.hahaha.com/en/show/broad-city-hosting-talk-fest
More good news I’ve been nominated for a Canadian Comedy Award for Best Break Out Artist this year, check out the website and if you’re in Ottawa come check out some shows and the awards show…and then come check out me drunkenly proposing to a poutine after the awards! Fun!
It’s officially been announced I’m very happy to say I’ll be doing a TV taping at this years JFL festival in Montreal- once I get exact dates and times I will post them right here in the mean time enjoy the promotion video and my name popping up in the bottom left corner of one[…]
I’ll be in LA for a couple weeks in Febrerraururary and if you’re also there come to a show, please and I think that would be great. FEBRUARY 2014 Feb 3rd-930pm Barneys Beanery 99 E Colorado Blvd Pasadena CA 91105 Feb 3rd-10pm Pubilc House 1739 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027 Feb[…]
With no major late night talk shows in Canada I thought I’d talk initiative and try to start my own- please enjoy the first two episodes of Late Night Talk Show on a Subway with Matt O’Brien!
Here’s how I think it started. It was a cold rainy evening, early October, lets say 1876…cowboy times…yeah….cowboys….maybe not cowboys but people are on horses…picture a time when people would be regularly on horses and the general public wouldn’t be in awe of a person on a horse. Not like nowadays when people see a[…]
So last week I went to the Zoo. First of all that sounds like maybe the most wholesome sentence a human being can write. “what’d you do last week?” “I went to the ZOO!” *explosion of balloons and zebra erupt from the phone and delightfully trample the person you’re talking to* It’s true, the Zoo[…]