Rich Blomquist

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Rich Blomquist
Rich Blomquist Earth launch Shankbone.jpg
Blomquist at the launch of Earth, which he helped write.
Born (1977-07-27) July 27, 1977 (age 40)
Occupation Television writer
Alma mater Elon University
Spouse Kristen Schaal

Rich Blomquist is a former staff writer for The Daily Show. The show won six Emmy awards during his employment; in 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2009 and 2011.


He has also contributed material to Saturday Night Live, specifically for Robert Smigel's TV Funhouse. Blomquist is originally from Westbrook, Connecticut. He was educated at Elon University School of Communications.

Blomquist and his wife Kristen Schaal wrote a book together called The Sexy Book of Sexy Sex. It was published in July 2010 by Chronicle Books.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Blomquist lives in New York City and is married to actress and voice actress Kristen Schaal.


  • 2010 – Earth (The Book)
  • 2010 – The Sexy Book of Sexy Sex – cowritten with wife Kristen Schaal


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