Included on Business Insider’s list of “50 Women Who Are Changing the World”and Rolling Stone’s list of “50 Funniest People Now,” Tig Notaro was nominated for a Grammy Award in 2014 for her sophomore release LIVE. The album sold over 100,000 units in just 6weeks, which is unheard of today. Louis CK is quoted as saying that it is one of the best stand-upperformances he ever saw. During the release of LIVE, Tig was reviewed and profiled by TheNew York Times, The New Yorker, Entertainment Weekly, Vanity Fair, GQ Magazine and Time Magazine amongst many others.Most recently, Tig finished shooting Knock Knock, It’s Tig Notaro, where she performs in theactual homes, barns and rooftops of selected fans across the country, which is expected to air onShowtime in early 2015. Furthermore, Tig recently delivered a TED Talk which is set to aironline in 2015 and is writing a memoir for Ecco Publishing, also expected out in 2015. Tig isnext slated to appear in the feature Catch Hell opposite Ryan Phillippe along with an arc on Jill Soloway’s series Transparent for Amazon. Tig is coming off appearances in the feature Walk ofShame, opposite Elizabeth Banks, the Lake Bell feature In a World, along with guest starringroles on ABC’s Suburgatory and IFC’s Maron and Garfunkel and Oates.
Tig remains a favorite on both Conan and This American Life and continues to host her ownweekly podcast, Professor Blastoff, which ranks consistently at the top of the iTunes charts. Inprevious years Tig has Guest Starred on shows such as NBC’s The Office and Community, FOX's Bob's Burgers, HBO’s The Life and Times of Tim, wrote for The 2011 Emmy’s with JaneLynch and 2010 MTV Movie Awards with Aziz Ansari, and toured nationally and internationallyat the most reputable comedy and music festivals around the world.