Rob Kutner is a writer for TBS’ “CONAN” and has written for “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart “ and contributed to its bestseller, America: The Book. He is also the author of the satirical end-of-times bestseller Apocalypse How: Turn the End Times into the Best of Times! and the Amazon Kindle e-bestseller/Audible audiobook The Future According to Me. He is also the creator of the audio comedy series “Runaway Brains” for Howl.fm, the graphic novel “Shrinkage” for Farrago Comics, and the comedy-musical album “2776.”
Rob’s other writing includes HBO’s “Dennis Miller Live,” as well as humor and feature pieces for the New York Times, Esquire, Huffington Post, McSweeney’s, and the Weekly Forward. He has also written material for the Oscars, Emmys, Writers’ Guild Awards, MTV Movie Awards, Guys’ Choice Awards, and two White House Correspondents’ Dinners.
He has collaborated with his wife, TV writer/producer Sheryl Zohn (“Penn & Teller: Bullshit!”), on the comedy short “The Last Parody,” and the Raw Impressions movie musical “Til Birth Do Us Part.”
Born in Atlanta and educated at Princeton University, Rob has also lived in St. Petersburg Russia, Jerusalem, and been deported from Uzbekistan (really). He has received five Emmys, a Peabody, Television Critics’ Association award, a Grammy for the audiobook of America, and was named a “SuperJew” by Time Out New York. He is still waiting for his superpowers to kick in.
Rob is represented by Chris Noriega at Verve.