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Kristen Schaal

Biography

Actress who also became known on her behalf comedic roles while Mel on HBO’s Airline flight from the Conchords so that as Carol on FOX’s THE FINAL Man on the planet. She also voiced the type Mabel Pines on Disney’s Gravity Falls and the type Shannon in Despicable Me 2. She began her career like a stand-up comedian within the Humor Central hit display Live at Gotham. She supplies the tone of voice of Louise in the cartoon series Bob’s Burgers. She wedded the previous Daily Show article writer High Blomquist in 2012. She experienced a large part as Hazel Wassername in the strike Tina Fey series 30 Rock and roll.

Quick Facts


Full Name Kristen Schaal
Date Of Birth January 24, 1978
Place Of Birth Longmont, CO
Height 1.73 m
Profession TV Actress
Education Northwestern University
Nationality American
Spouse Rich Blomquist
Siblings David Schaal
Awards Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Featured Actress
Movies Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2, Toy Story 3, Despicable Me 2, Toy Story That Time Forgot, A Walk in the Woods, The Muppets, Shrek Forever After, Welcome to the Jungle, Dinner for Schmucks, The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard, Kate & Leopold, When in Rome, Norbit, Get Him to the Greek, Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant, Hawaiian Vacation, Going the Distance, Valentine's Day, Scared Shrekless, Adam & Steve, Sleepwalk with Me, All Nighter, Poster Boy, Delirious, Butter, Captain Underpants, The Boss, Austin Found, Night of the Hurricane, Donald Trump's The Art of the Deal: The Movie, Literally, Right Before Aaron, Abbey Is Silly, Boundaries, FCU: Fact Checkers Unit
TV Shows The Last Man on Earth, Bob's Burgers, Gravity Falls, The Daily Show, Flight of the Conchords, The Heart, She Holler, Adventure Time, FCU: Fact Checkers Unit, Soul Quest Overdrive, Freak Show, Comedy Lab, Cheyenne Cinnamon and the Fantabulous Unicorn of Sugar Town Candy Fudge, Hot Tub with Kurt and Kristen, The Hotwives, Snake 'n' Bacon, The Nighttime Clap
Star Sign Aquarius

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#Fact
1Kristen was the 2005 winner of the Andy Kaufman Award.
2She has German, English, and Dutch ancestry.
3She was raised in a Lutheran family.
4Graduated from Northwestern University.
5Has a brother David who is three years older.
6Engaged to Rich Blomquist, former writer for The Daily Show (1996).
7Her last name is pronounced shôl.


Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Human Giant2007TV SeriesGirl in Doritos Commercial
Law & Order: Criminal Intent2007TV SeriesAlana Binder
Norbit2007Event Organizer
Scott Bateman Presents Scott Bateman Presents2007TV SeriesEarth's New Robot Overlord
Freak Show2006TV SeriesVarious / Gina the Newswoman / Hilary Clinton / ...
Six Degrees2006TV SeriesGail
Ugly Betty2006TV SeriesNancy
Delirious2006Joelle
The Calderons2006TV ShortBarbara (Art Teacher)
Conviction2006TV SeriesAllie Rubinoff
Cheap Seats: Without Ron Parker2005TV SeriesEmily
Adam & Steve2005Ruth
Poster Boy2004Bookstore Lady #14
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit2004TV SeriesAbby
The Education of Max Bickford2001-2002TV SeriesValerie Holmes
Kate & Leopold2001Miss Tree
Literally Right Before Aaron2017post-production
Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie2017announcedEdith (voice)
All Nighter2017completedRoberta
Boundaries2017post-production
Lost in Austin2017completedNancy
Ping2016Short completed
The Last Man on Earth2015-2017TV SeriesCarol Pilbasian
Bob's Burgers2011-2017TV SeriesLouise Belcher
Transformers: Rescue Bots2016TV SeriesChickadee
BoJack Horseman2014-2016TV SeriesSarah Lynn / Sabrina / Harper / ...
Great Minds with Dan Harmon2016TV SeriesAmelia Earhart
The Boss2016Scout Leader Sandy
Gravity Falls2012-2016TV SeriesMabel Pines
Donald Trump's The Art of the Deal: The Movie2016TV MovieGloria
Wander Over Yonder2016TV SeriesMavis
Warriors2016TV SeriesSandpaw
Marcel, Marcel2015ShortMost Beautiful Girl in the World
The Comments2015ShortKelly
The Hotwives of Las Vegas2015TV SeriesAmanda Simmons
Axe Cop2015TV SeriesGod
Turn Around2015/IShortPerformer
A Walk in the Woods2015Mary Ellen
Toy Story That Time Forgot2014TV ShortTrixie (voice)
The Hotwives of Orlando2014TV SeriesAmanda Simmons
'Weird Al' Yankovic: Tacky2014Video shortDancer (uncredited)
Adventure Time2013-2014TV SeriesJake Jr.
Glee2014TV SeriesMary Halloran
Dipper's Guide to the Unexplained2013-2014TV Series shortMabel
Comedy Bang! Bang!2013TV SeriesGina Guppies
Toy Story of Terror2013TV ShortTrixie (voice)
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 22013Barb (voice)
NTSF:SD:SUV2013TV SeriesDeborah
Wilfred2013TV SeriesAnne
Despicable Me 22013Shannon (voice)
Welcome to the Jungle2013Brenda
Supanatural2013TV MovieDelinda / Sheriff Denise
Archer2013TV SeriesTiffy
30 Rock2012-2013TV SeriesHazel Wassername
WordGirl2010-2012TV Series
The Daily Show2012TV SeriesMrs. Blomstein
Eugene!2012TV Movie25 Foot Daughter
American Dad!2011-2012TV SeriesLibrarian / Girl
30 Rock: Hazel's Mailbag2012Video shortHazel
Sleepwalk with Me2012Cynthia
The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange2012TV SeriesSquash McAdams
Diary of a Blueberry2011ShortBlueberry (voice)
The Heart, She Holler2011TV SeriesHurshe
The Muppets2011Moderator
Butter2011Carol Ann Stevenson
Comedy at the Fringe2011TV SeriesKristen
The Penguins of Madagascar2011TV SeriesMuffy / Buffy / Fluffy
Soul Quest Overdrive2011TV SeriesTammy
Broad City2011TV Series shortSolisitor
The Simpsons2011TV SeriesTaffy
Toy Story Toons: Hawaiian Vacation2011ShortTrixie (voice)
Abbey Is Silly2010ShortAbbey
Scared Shrekless2010TV ShortSugar (voice)
FCU: Fact Checkers Unit2010TV SeriesPaula
Going the Distance2010Female Bartender
Dinner for Schmucks2010Susana
Toy Story 3: The Video Game2010Video GameTrixie (voice)
Toy Story 32010Trixie (voice)
Get Him to the Greek2010Today Show Production Assistant
Comedy Lab2010TV SeriesPenelope
Shrek Forever After2010Pumpkin Witch Palace Witch (voice)
Cheyenne Cinnamon and the Fantabulous Unicorn of Sugar Town Candy Fudge2010TV MovieEmily (voice, as Frannie Hood)
Valentine's Day2010/IMs. Gilroy
When in Rome2010Ilona
Modern Family2010TV SeriesWhitney
Comedy Showcase2009TV SeriesTourist
The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret2009TV SeriesTourist Girl
Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant2009Gertha Teeth
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard2009Stewardess Stacey
Snake 'n' Bacon2009TV MovieThe Green Fairy
Xavier: Renegade Angel2009TV SeriesFrantic Spectator / Old Ryan's Wife
Flight of the Conchords2007-2009TV SeriesMel
Toy Story Midway Mania!2008ShortTrixie (voice)
Horrible People2008TV SeriesMargaret
The Whitest Kids U'Know2008TV SeriesHomeless Woman
Aqua Teen Hunger Force2008TV SeriesTammy Tangerine
How I Met Your Mother2007TV SeriesLaura Girard
Comedy: Shuffle2007TV SeriesPenelope / Princess of Pets
FCU: Fact Checkers Unit2007Short
Redeeming Rainbow2007TV MovieNameless Drifter
Mad Men2007TV SeriesNannette

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
South Park2007TV Series consultant - 13 episodes

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Walk in the Woods2015performer: "Get Lucky"
Gravity Falls2012-2014TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Bob's Burgers2013TV Series performer - 1 episode
30 Rock2012TV Series performer - 1 episode
Flight of the Conchords2009TV Series performer - 3 episodes

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Funny as Hell2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
Comedy Lab2010TV Series written by - 1 episode
Comedy Central Presents2009TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
South Park2007TV Series consultant writer - 2 episodes

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Supanatural2013TV Movie producer
Kristen Schaal: Live at the Fillmore2013TV Special executive producer
South Park2007TV Series consulting producer - 1 episode

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
30 Rock2012TV Series thanks - 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
@midnight2013-2016TV SeriesHerself
Larry King Now2016TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Big Fat Quiz of Everything2016TV SeriesHerself
Anthony Anderson: Lost at Comic-Con2016TV MovieHerself
Comedy Bang! Bang!2016TV SeriesHerself
Not Safe with Nikki Glaser2016TV SeriesHerself
The Late Late Show with James Corden2015-2016TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Daily Show2008-2016TV SeriesHerself - Commentator
Late Night with Seth Meyers2015-2016TV SeriesHerself - Guest
No, You Shut Up!2015TV SeriesHerself
Conan2010-2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest / Herself - Wolverine Auditionee
2015 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2015TV MovieHerself - Presenter: Sound Awards
Welcome to Bridgetown2015DocumentaryHerself
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Boris & Nicole Show2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Soup2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Before You Were Funny2015TV Mini-SeriesHerself
Kevin Pollak's Chat Show2014TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2014TV SeriesHerself - Guest
CollegeHumor Originals2014TV SeriesHerself
Just for Laughs: All-Access2014TV SeriesHerself - Host
The Big Fat Quiz of the Year2013TV SpecialHerself - Contestant
Never Mind the Buzzcocks2007-2013TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Host
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Kristen Schaal: Live at the Fillmore2013TV SpecialHerself
The Jeselnik Offensive2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest
RiffTrax Live: Night of the Shorts SF Sketchfest 20132013Herself
Love You, Mean It with Whitney Cummings2013TV SeriesHerself
Eugene Mirman: An Evening of Comedy in a Fake Underground Laboratory2012TV Special documentaryHerself
Rove LA2012TV SeriesHerself
Comic Con 2012 Live2012TV MovieHerself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Funny as Hell2012TV SeriesHerself - Comedian
Tell Your Friends! The Concert Film!2011DocumentaryHerself
That Is All2011ShortHerself
Inside the Actor's Studio Apartment2011TV SeriesHerself
The Green Room with Paul Provenza2011TV SeriesHerself
Big Morning Buzz Live2011TV SeriesHerself
The 2011 Comedy Awards2011TV SpecialHerself
Conan O'Brien Can't Stop2011DocumentaryHerself
Lopez Tonight2011TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Pixar: 25 Magic Moments2011TV Movie documentaryHerself
Toy Story 3: The Gang's All Here2010Video documentary shortHerself / Trixie
Last Call with Carson Daly2010TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Late Show with David Letterman2010TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Made in Hollywood2010TV SeriesHerself
New York Stand-Up Show2010TV SeriesHerself
Comedy Central Presents2009TV Series documentaryHerself
Flight of the Conchords: On Air2009TV Short documentaryHerself
Spicks and Specks2008TV SeriesHerself
Good News Week2008TV SeriesHerself
Comedy: Shuffle2007TV SeriesHerself
Human Giant2007TV SeriesHerself
Nighttime Clap2006TV SeriesHerself - Correspondent (2006)
Contest Searchlight2002TV SeriesHerself
Voice Not Violence1997Video documentaryHerself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Never Mind the Buzzcocks2008TV SeriesHerself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016AnnieAnnie AwardsOutstanding Achievement in Voice Acting in an Animated TV/Broadcast ProductionBob's Burgers (2011)
2014BTVA Television Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Female Lead Vocal Performance in a Television Series - Comedy/MusicalGravity Falls (2012)
2013AnnieAnnie AwardsVoice Acting in an Animated Television or Other Broadcast Venue ProductionGravity Falls (2012)
2013BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Female Lead Vocal Performance in a Television Series - Comedy/MusicalGravity Falls (2012)
2013BTVA Television Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Female Lead Vocal Performance in a Television Series - Comedy/MusicalGravity Falls (2012)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016BTVA Television Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Cast in a Television SeriesGravity Falls (2012)· Jason Ritter
· Alex Hirsch
· Linda Cardellini
· J.K. Simmons
· Jessica DiCicco
· Keith Ferguson
· John DiMaggio
· Will Forte
· Kevin Michael Richardson
2015BTVA Television Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series - Comedy/MusicalGravity Falls (2012)· Jason Ritter
· Alex Hirsch
· Linda Cardellini
· Niki Yang
· Carl Faruolo
· John DiMaggio
· Gregg Turkington
2015Streamy AwardThe Streamy AwardsBest Ensemble CastThe Hotwives of Orlando (2014)· Casey Wilson
· Danielle Schneider
· Tymberlee Hill
· Andrea Savage
· Angela Kinsey
· Matt Besser
· Joey McIntyre
· Jerry Minor
· Seth Morris
· Paul Scheer
· Stephen Tobolowsky
2014BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Female Vocal Performance in a Feature Film in a Supporting RoleCloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013)
2014BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a Feature FilmCloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013)· Bill Hader
· Anna Faris
· James Caan
· Will Forte
· Andy Samberg
· Terry Crews
· Benjamin Bratt
· Neil Patrick Harris
2014BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a Feature FilmDespicable Me 2 (2013)· Steve Carell
· Kristen Wiig
· Benjamin Bratt
· Miranda Cosgrove
· Dana Gaier
· Elsie Fisher
· Russell Brand
· Steve Coogan
· Ken Jeong
· Moises Arias
· Nasim Pedrad
2014BTVA Special/DVD Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a TV Special/Direct-to-DVD Title or Theatrical ShortToy Story of Terror (2013)· Tom Hanks
· Tim Allen
· Joan Cusack
· Carl Weathers
· Timothy Dalton
· Stephen Tobolowsky
· Wallace Shawn
· Don Rickles
· Kate McKinnon
· Lori Alan
· Peter Sohn
· Dawnn Lewis
· Emily Hahn
· Ken Marino
2009Streamy AwardThe Streamy AwardsBest Female Actor in a Comedy Web SeriesHorrible People (2008)
2009Streamy AwardThe Streamy AwardsBest Ensemble CastHorrible People (2008)· Jean Brassard
· Sylvianne Chebance
· Joy Franz
· Israel Hernández
· Ginger Kroll
· Joe Lo Truglio
· A.D. Miles
· Rachael Robbins
· Mather Zickel


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#Quote
1In high school, I was doing a skit for forensics and people started laughing, more than I was prepared to deal with. It was a surprise.
2No one knows who the real me is, so I can be a hundred different kinds of me.
3I would be an actress for the rest of my life just because it's really relaxing. Writing is hard work, and stand-up is so stressful before you get on stage, but acting is a complete ensemble experience.
4My parents are pretty religious, devout, but did they force it on me? No, I don't think so. I still think of myself as a Lutheran, just one who doesn't go to church.
5Sometimes I try to sell shows with a female lead to networks, and that isn't something that's been a proven formula for them, so they reject it. I do feel like men get the funniest roles in movies.
6I think growing up on a farm in a certain amount of isolation, with not a lot of friends nearby, makes you entertain yourself and kind of grows your imagination - being alone is quite good for all that. You make up stories, talk to the animals, let them be an audience, a bunch of cows.
7I think I've always had a disconnect from what I'm supposed to be like.
8I thought I would either be an epidemiologist or a 'Price Is Right' model.
9I would like to be known as someone who was really sweet but also knowledgeable in all areas of life.
10I'm not really a control person, and I'm a big believer in collaboration. I like to have a friend.

#Trademark
1Her lisp
2High pitched voice
3Frequently plays sweet natured but unstable characters

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