Kate Berlant is an actor, stand-up, and writer who was recently profiled by The New York Times as a “magnetic improvisational comic” at the forefront of experimental comedy. Kate is one of Variety’s “Ten Comics To Watch for 2015″ and was previously named a New Face at the 2014 Montreal Comedy Festival. TimeOut LA listed her as one of the nine comedians to watch in 2015 and she was one of Comedy Central’s Top Ten Comics to Watch in 2013. She frequently tours the country, performing in festivals such as Sasquatch, Festival Supreme, Treasure Island Music Festival the New York Comedy Festival. She co-created the video Satellite Space for MOCAtv and was a featured performer on IFC’s “Comedy Drop.” She recently wrapped a pilot for Comedy Central and for TruTV and can be seen on season two of Comedy Central’s The Meltdown. She has been featured in Rookie, Esquire and Los Angeles Magazine. Kate frequently collaborates with John Early. She has a monthly show at the UCB Franklin called “Communikate” and stars in her own Netflix comedy special The Characters.