Kaitlin Fontana is a comedy producer, writer, director, and performer, and a National Magazine award-winning essayist and culture journalist. Her work has been featured on VH1, CBC, and CTV, NY Mag’s Vulture, Reductress.com, and in Rolling Stone, SPIN, and Entertainment Weekly.
She is the creator, executive producer and head writer of The Box, a comedic panel TV show for women, the motto of which is “Fuck The View.” She is the co-creator of We Love TV, the best and only live spec show. She and her WLTV co-conspirators Luke Ward and Sean Reidy run Foreward Productions, a full service comedy production house. She co-wrote and starred in CTV’s election comedy series The Party, and her pilot script, Casey Can’t, was a finalist in the 2015 Launchpad Pilot Competition.
Kaitlin is a featured performer at the Peoples Improv Theater. She was born in Fernie, BC, Canada, a distinction she shares with Rush guitarist Alex Lifeson.