Brendan Schaub is a multi-talented American podcast host, stand-up comedian and mixed martial artist. Also a former college football player, Brendan Schaub is an established face who has garnered strong fame for his skills and talents.
Early Life and Childhood
He was born on March 18, 1983 to an English mother, Debra, and an American father, Peter Schaub, in Aurora, Colorado. Peter Schaub was a second-degree black belt Taekwondo player. From 2022 he will be 39 years old and his zodiac sign is Pisces.
He attended Overland High School for two years as a varsity lacrosse player and one year as a varsity American football player. He then attended Whitters’ Colleges football along with the lacrosse team, despite a scholarship. He later transferred to the University of Colorado.
career and working life
He has tremendous fame through various career paths. After leaving football, he began training in boxing and Brazilian Brazilian in Colorado. And after six months of training, he competed in amateur boxing and won the Colorado Novice Division Golden Gloves heavyweight life. He met UFC heavyweight contender Shane Carwin while training at High Altitude Martial Arts in Aurora and Grudge Training Center in Arvada. He also won a heavyweight title in his MMA debut in 2008 with a 4-0 record. He signed with UFC in 2009 to compete in the tenth season of The Ultimate Fighter, winning the match in the quarterfinals. He made his official UFC debut with the match at The Ultimate Fighter Heavyweights Finals.
On February 23, 2013, he won a rescheduled match with Laver Johnson after it was postponed on December 8, 2012 due to a groin problem. He then announced his retirement on a podcast with Joe Rogan. After that, he maintained his profile as a stand-up comedian and started a show with Bryan Callen called The Fighter and The Kid, but it was canceled after 2016 due to a contract dispute.
More about his career
He later launched his own show Big Brown Breakdown in December 2016. He changed the podcast name to “BELOW THE BELT” with Braden Schaub. He also worked for EI Entertainment, where he co-hosted the 2018 Golden Globes, Academy Awards, as well as the People’s Choice Awards, Emmy Awards and Grammy Awards.
In the same years he participated in Bravo’s play-by-play in Bravo entertainment. Alongside his solo triumph, he starred again in his first-ever Showtime comedy special, You’d Be Surprised, in 2019. He also made a second cameo in David Ayer’s The Tax Collector in 2022.
achievements and awards
He was a finalist in The Ultimate Fighter: Heavyweights along with winning the Ring OF Fire Heavyweight Championship along with Knockout of the Night in 2007. He also won the Colorado-New Mexico Golden Gloves Novice Championship. In 2017, he was also nominated for the World MMA Awards in the Personality of the Year category. In 2011 he was subsequently awarded the Tequila CAZADORES Spirit Award.
As a professional in his career, he earns a handsome sum. According to the media sources, his net worth is between 4 million dollars.
He got engaged to his longtime girlfriend Johanna Zanella. The couple have two sons, Tiger and Boston, who were born in 2016 and 2019. He was previously in a relationship with Ronda Rousey.
body measurement and social media
He is 6 feet and 4 inches in height and 111 kg. Undoubtedly, he is fit and handsome with an attractive physique and charming personality. He has brown hair and eyes.
He has 1.2 million Instagram followers on his Instagram Account @brendanschuab and on Twitter with 801,600 followers.