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Karen Kilgariff    

Actress, Writer & TV Producer, Best Known as the Co-Host of the Podcast "My Favorite Murder"

Karen Kilgariff is an American actress, writer, and television producer known for her work on the late 1990s sketch comedy television program Mr. Show and the Glasgow-set situation comedy The Book Group.

She was the head writer for The Ellen DeGeneres Show and occasionally appears on screen in sketches and other segments. She was also part of a comic duo (with Mary Lynn Rajskub) called Girls Guitar Club.

Kilgariff served as the head writer for The Rosie Show which aired on the Oprah Winfrey Network. She later served as the head writer for The Pete Holmes Show which aired on TBS.

In 2014. she started a podcast with comedian Chris Fairbanks called "Do You Need A Ride?". The podcast takes place entirely in a car while Karen and Chris drive their guest around, sometimes picking them up or dropping them off at the airport.

In 2016, she and Georgia Hardstark started the true crime podcast "My Favorite Murder," in which they each discuss one of their favorite murder stories in every episode. It ranked number one on the iTunes comedy podcast list in May 2016.

In 2017, she wrote and co-starred in Guy Branum's show Talk Show: The Game Show and produced Making History on FOX Broadcasting Company.

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My Favorite Murder: We interrogate podcast hosts Georgia ...

My Favorite Murder: Behind the caution tape with podcast hosts Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark. Murder and mayhem are just another day at the office for  ...

'My Favorite Murder' and the growing acceptance of true-crime ...

LOS ANGELES — One of the first things Georgia Hardstark and Karen Kilgariff figured out is that the true-crime genre isn't just a vehicle for sometimes gruesome ...

How Two Women Turned a Murder Podcast Into a Phenomenon ...

'My Favorite Murder' started as a way for Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark to work through their fears. Now it's a worldwide community.

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