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Actor/Comedian known for the hit YouTube show "Pittsburgh Dad."
Pittsburgh Dad, Curt Wootton, Pittsburgh entertainment

Southwestern Pennsylvania native Curt Wootton is an actor/comedian best-known for the YouTube show Pittsburgh Dad, an online sitcom that captures the humor and nostalgia of growing up with a blue-collar dad from “The Burgh”. With over 27 million views, Pittsburgh Dad has thrust Curt into the lore of the city, and his character has appeared alongside Pittsburgh legends Mike Tomlin, Hines Ward, Attorney Edgar Snyder and Ben Roethlisberger. Pittsburgh Dad has been voted “Best Twitter Feed” by Pittsburgh Magazine, has his own beer (Pittsburgh Dad’s 3-2-1 WIN Beer) through Full Pint Brewing AND his own Eat ‘N Park Smiley Cookie. The character has starred in his own half-hour television special, Pittsburgh Dad’s Guide to the Holidays, published his own book, Pittsburgh Dad: Everything Your Dad Has Said to You, and aired his first short film, Street Light Stories, in 2017.

Also seen in Syfy Network’s The Mercury Men, Curt attended West Virginia University where he earned his BFA in theatre with an emphasis in acting. Curt “Pittsburgh Dad” is available for…PERSONAL APPEARANCES/structured Meet and Greet scenarios with photo ops, autographs, etc. SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS with Pittsburgh Dad co-creator, Chris Preksta. In “Behind the Scenes of Pittsburgh Dad”, Curt and Chris discuss the development of the character, the writing, filming process and more – it’s a real glimpse into the series!