Brendan Schaub is a stand-up comedian, podcast host, and former MMA fighter who fought with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) from 2009 to 2014, officially retiring in 2015. Since 2014, he has co-hosted the podcast The Fighter and the Kid alongside Bryan Callen. He also hosts a solo podcast, Below the Belt with Brendan Schaub. Schaub has performed stand up comedy since 2015, initially as a duo act alongside Callen and currently as a solo act. He released his first-ever comedy special dubbed You'd Be Surprised in 2019.