Brendan "Big Brown" Schaub is a former MMA fighter, with a storied fight career. He competed in the show "The Ultimate Fighter", getting a place in the finale fight and securing a contract with the UFC. While in the UFC, he won 6 fights and defeated one of his personal heroes, the Croatian veteran and legend Mirko Cro Cop. Brendan decided to retire from fighting after a podcast with Joe Rogan, who was concerned for his well-being, as well as being dissatisfied with the direction the UFC was taking it's sponsorship with Reebok. Brendan, who was already running a very successful podcast The Fighter and the Kid, quit fighting to focus on pod casting, stand-up comedy and acting full-time.
Schaub (as of 2013) hosts The Fighter and the Kid podcast with co-host comedian/actor Brian Callen and is a recurring guest on The Joe Rogan Experience (one of the most successful podcasts in the world). He is engaged and set to marry his long-time girlfriend, actress Joanna Zanella as of 2017, with who he has a son: Tiger Pax Schaub.