Kimmy Gatewood

Kimmy Gatewood is an actress, comedian, writer, musician, director, producer, and all around lady-about-town. She has contributed writing to ESPN, Gawker, Fox Atomic, The Oxygen Network, and The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Jokes. She also produced and co-directed the documentary Nerdcore Rising which you can find on Netflix. You can find Kimmy each Monday here on Earwolf as Cora Apple of the legendary Apple Sisters.

Guest Appearances

September 10, 2018

Fresh from the first week of school, Marissa and Listler welcome freshman Shirley Baskets and her Aunt Lotti (Rebekka Johnson & Kimmy Gatewood) all the way from rural Maryland for another WOMP It Up! Shirley and Aunt Lotti reflect on pursuing their dreams and dead body sightings while Listler rants about ants during What’s Cheesing You. Plus, the squad addresses listener questions about familial love and anniversary gifts on Listler’s Love Lockdown before Aunt Lotti offers up a message from the heart for her former husband during Spotlight On.

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August 17, 2017

Bryan and Erin take a moment this week to address the tragic events in Charlottesville and to discuss what we can do moving forward. Then, they dive into a story about a Missouri high school that censored its gay students’ yearbook quotes as well as the history of female involvement with the Ku Klux Klan. Plus, guests Kimmy Gatewood and Rebekka Johnson talk about how they developed their fabulous wrestling skills for the Netflix series GLOW before launching into a game of Shade or No Shade.


This episode is brought to you by ModCloth ( code: SHADE), ThirdLove (, Southern New Hampshire University, and Rover ( code: SHADE).

June 21, 2017

On this special super episode of Hard Nation, the guys are joined by ultimate super heroes Wonder Woman (Kimmy Gatewood) and Supergirl (Rebekka Johnson)! The ladies get into why invisible ink is endangered, Wonder Woman’s first glimpse at a penis and Supergirl’s deep love of Rotten Tomatoes.

June 15, 2017

Welcome back to Hot Lunch with Taran Creamer and Shirley Winsome (Kimmy Gatewood, Rebekka Johnson)! Join Taran and Shirley at the high school lunch table where they host a podcast in hopes to get someone else to sit with them. This week the most popular girl at school Britney Sloane, the school nurse, lunch lady Nancy, and more sit at the lunch table to talk about what’s for lunch today. Plus, Traci Reardon stops by to offer her Twitter followers high school advice in another edition of “Help Me, Rhonda.”

This episode is brought to you by Sun Basket (, Dollar Shave Club (, and Modcloth ( code: LAPKUS).

June 12, 2017

Paul F. Tompkins welcomes everyone to the valley of the great time we are about to have on Spontaneanation! This week, Paul’s special guest is Alison Brie of GLOW, BoJack Horseman, and Community! They chat about what is the worst or best travel injury Alison has sustained, a stranger telling her that she avoids confrontation, and we learn about her new show. Paul is then joined by Rebekka Johnson, Kimmy Gatewood, and Jackie Tohn of GLOW, to improvise a story set Backstage at the Grand Ole Opry. And as always, Eban (only the best) Schletter scores it all on piano!

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June 8, 2017

Comic actresses Kimmy Gatewood and Rebekka Johnson (GLOW) join Randy and Jason for this week’s Sklarbro Country! First, the Bros cover their main story: The Tebow Effect. Then, they talk to Kimmy and Rebekka about their work on the new Netflix series GLOW, including how they were trained by Chavo Guerrero, getting beaten up by the ropes, and writing their own character bits. Then, they discuss a Turkish NBA player involved in political controversy and an MMA fighter who unknowingly fought while pregnant during Quick Hits, and finally, the Sklars talk to Matthew McConaughey about Mo Bamba’s Texas recruitment.