Kristeen von Hagen
Kristeen von Hagen is the 2012 recipient of the Canadian Comedy Award for Best Female Comic. Kristeen has had 3 Just for Laughs Gala appearances, has been seen SHOWTIME’s Comedy Without Borders, and Premium Blend on Comedy Central. She has taped two Comedy NOW! Specials for CTV, and has been on multiple episodes of The Debaters on CBC Radio.
Kristeen has done cross-Canada theatre tours with Girls Night Out, and as the opening act for Puppetry of the Penis; She continues to headline Yuk Yuks clubs across Canada. And often is one of the opening acts for Russell Peters in Canada and the US.
Kristeen’s writing credits include the highly rated Russell Peter’s Christmas Special, Test the Nation, Canada’s Walk of Fame, the Juno Awards and the Gemini Awards. She has also written on This Hour Has 22 Minutes, The Toronto Show, Train 48 and Comedy INC.
Kristeen von Hagen has been hailed as one of the Top 30 Power Women in Canada by Elle Magazine alongside such entertainers as Avril Lavigne, Sarah Polley, and Wrestling Diva Trish Stratus.