- Katie Hannigan is an American comedian, writer, actress, and actor who made her debut as an actor on the ‘Late Night Show’
- She is romantically involved with a fellow comedian with whom she shares a lot in common
- Hannigan was born to very supportive parents who encouraged her artistic side.
Katie Hannigan is a comedian, actress, and writer who has been active as a comedian since 2008. She has often been described as a very witty comedian who blends characters and satire and draws her inspiration from everyday activities.
Hannigan’s debut was on the ‘Late Night Show’ with Stephen Colbert. Being so good, her works have made it to platforms such as Jest.com, CollegeHumor, Netflix, Huffington Posy, MTVOther, as well as DailyDolt.com.
Additionally, the young Indianapolis comedian has been on Comedy Central as well as ‘Just For Laughs Montreal’. She also released a comedy album in 2022 titled ‘Feeling Of Emptiness’.
Who is Katie Hannigan?
Katie was born in Indianapolis, United States of America. She started off her schooling at Holy Spirit Catholic School and then moved to Warren Central High School. After High School, Katie had her college education at Butler University.
At the university, the young comedian studied Theatre and had her internship done at Lilly Theatre; the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis. She was an active part of the museum’s activities as she played Anne Frank during its Power of Children exhibit in 2007. She graduated from Butler University in 2008.
After a while, Katie’s parents Mr. Kelvin and Mrs. Jennifer Hannigan moved to Daleville while she moved to New York City. She lives in a city full of bubbling and hustle, while her parents preferred to stay in the Delaware County area with just about 1500 residents.
Her love for comedy started in her childhood and her parents have always been in support of her career. Her journey to comedy started from feeling like the weird one in gatherings. Subsequently, she began to embrace who she was and used it as a tool to make people laugh and happy.
She admitted that her parents even encouraged her to start a podcast when she was younger. The podcast covers memories of her hometown and her journey to her comedy debut.
Katie Hannigan has been Hooked Romantically
The Late Night Show comedian is not single. She isn’t married yet but she is definitely off the dating market. She has been linked with an Italian-American known as Mike Vecchione and their relationship seems to be one that is strongly held.
Mike Vecchione was born in the town of Youngstown located in Ohio. He attended and graduated from Boca Raton High School in Florida. While in school, he played football and was a great player.
Vecchione had his University at the Pennsylvania State University and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice. Mike also got his Master’s degree in Special Education from Cabrini College.
Before switching to comedy, he worked as a counselor and Special Education teacher in Philadelphia.
Mike and Katie have been dating for quite a while now and share a lot in common. These things range from their talent in comedy to their exploits and even hobbies.
Her Boyfriend has made Great Comedic Exploits
Just like Katie, Mike is a renowned comedian in the United States of America. In addition to this, he also has a couple of podcasts that he runs professionally. Hannigan and Vecchione have been in more than one podcast together as he has featured her in a couple of episodes.
He moved to New York in 2003 and from there, made his way to Comedy Centrals Live at Gotham, Fresh Face Debates, as well as Stand Up at the El Rey Theatre by Russell Simmons.
By 2010, he had become so good that he earned recognition and awards. One of such is the People’s Choice Award for New York Comedy Festival. He has appeared on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon Five times each year since 2017.
Mike Vecchione has appearances on SiriusXM, Netflix, and some other notable shows.
In 2014, he released his first comedy album, and the second was released in 2018. He starred in Judd Apatow’s 2020 movie The King of Staten Island alongside Pete Davidson. These are just to name a few of the achievements of Katie Hannigan’s boyfriend.
Katie and Her Boyfriend Share a lot in Common
As earlier stated, the couple has quite a number of things in common. Apart from their love for each other and comedy, they obviously share a love for podcasts too. Mike hosts the podcast ‘Mike Vecchione Investigates’ and has had his girlfriend on for a chat.
In that episode of his podcast, the couple investigated things like how Mike home keeps, and if he had a secret family elsewhere. They also spoke about Katie and if she had a secret family. Mike and his girlfriend also spoke about her comedy album which was produced in her hometown.
The investigation went deeper into why the couple fight over stuff like food. They shared their thoughts on toxicity in relationships.
In the same vein, Katie once hosted a podcast known as ‘Apodcalypse’ which had as many as 30 episodes. Through the podcast, she created and analyzed different apocalyptic scenarios in history and pop culture.
In recent times, she teamed up with Sarah Tollemeche to host the podcast ‘Lady Journey’. In addition to all these, Katie Hannigan is a writer who has written content for History Channel, as well as a web series that was featured in Yes And Laughter Lab.