Rhea Butcher is a Los Angeles-based standup comic, actor and writer. Originally from the Midwest, Rhea grew up on the rusty streets of Akron, Ohio. Their blue collar brand of humor has endeared them to audiences nationwide, as they’ve performed standup and appeared on shows such as 2 Dope Queens, The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, @Midnight and Conan. Rhea’s first television series, “Take My Wife” premiered as a critical hit and was reviewed by Vanity Fair, The New York Times, Vulture, IndieWire and countless other outlets. Rhea was a recurring performer on the TruTv series “Adam Ruins Everything,” is a guest star on the Freeform series “Good Trouble,” and continues to tour the country. Their debut standup album, “Butcher”, debuted at number one on iTunes. Their baseball and life podcast “Three Swings” has been reviewed by Deadspin and appeared at the Apple Keynote. Rhea was also named one of Variety’s Top Ten Comics To Watch 2017 at the Just For Laughs festival.


Paste Magazine: Rhea Butcher Defies Labels on Her Great Debut Comedy Album Butcher

Vanity Fair: Meet the Hilarious Women Defying TV’s Most Toxic Trend

New York Times: In ‘Take My Wife,’ Two Comics Seek the Punch Lines in Life

Vulture: Seinfeld, Take My Wife and The Rise of Comedies About Comedies

New York Times: What You Should Watch


You can find them talkin’ movies on Wham Bam Pow (Archives) and talkin’ jokes on Put Your Hands Together.

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Back to Back: Live Album!

AST records is thrilled to announce “Back to Back“, recorded live in Brooklyn this split album features six duo tracks with Cam & Rhea together, followed by three solo tracks apiece from each of ‘em. Is this the first comedy album showcasing a wife-wife comedy team who’ve each had separate #1 comedy albums? Yes, it is. The album will be available everywhere digitally on 12/8, but you can pre-order here and get some sweet limited-edition merch to boot.

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Watch Both Seasons of Take My Wife!

Take My Wife, described by Esquire as having “Captured Human Emotion Better Than Any Other Show on TV,” is now available to purchase from iTunes, Amazon Video, and Google Play.

Season 1

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Season 2

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