Comedian | Reality TV
Rachael O'Brien is a world headlining stand-up comedian, actress and host of the hit comedy podcast “Be Here For a While,” which shot to the top of the comedy charts on Apple Podcasts and has been downloaded over 7 million times. She has performed in 11 countries and regularly shares the stage with comedy legends.
Rachael recently wrapped a 3-week European stand-up tour through Scotland, England, Germany, Czech Republic, and France. She’s headlined in the most prominent comedy clubs around the U.S. including The Comedy Store, Hollywood Improv, Gotham New York, Laugh Boston, Punchline Philly, and has shared the stage with comedic household names including Judd Apatow, David Spade, Joe Rogan, Whitney Cummings, and Ron White to name a few. She’s also done two USO tours doing stand-up for our troops overseas. Rachael is a Second City Hollywood conservatory grad and also performs on the main stage.
An Oregon native, Rachael moved to West Hollywood, CA to pursue her acting and comedy career after graduating from the University of Oregon at the young age of 20. She then studied screenwriting at UCLA. Her talent has caught the attention of many industry executives and she’s currently in pre-production for a film she co-wrote and will star in. Rachael recently starred in a film at The Tribeca Film festival alongside Cedric Yarbrough. Her hosting credits include a game show pilot for FOX, ESPN and FUSE.