Kristyn Burtt is an IAWTV award-winning host, new media producer, and pop culture writer. She began her hosting career with a children’s dance video teaching the world how to Electric Slide and Hokey Pokey. Since then, she has moved on to more serious ventures with the pilot episodes of The Arena with Jesse Ventura on MSNBC and host/reporter stints with QVC, ShopNBC, and PAX. She covered the 83rd-87th Annual Academy Awards and the 65th Annual Tony Awards from Nominations to the Red Carpet for Starpulse. She was recently on the red carpet for the 67th Annual Emmy Awards for SheKnows Entertainment.
Currently, she is the Entertainment Editor and Video Producer for Lifescript, a celebrity health website. She formerly worked as an entertainment correspondent for NBC/Universal’s, iVillage.com. She is also currently co-hosting the Dancing With the Stars recap show for Maria Menounos’ new network, AfterBuzz TV.
She appears weekly on The Tom Barnard Podcast in Minneapolis, The Radio Dish in Kansas City, MetroNews Hotline in West Virginia, Driving With Gass in Phoenix and Totally Driven Radio in Philadelphia dishing the latest in Hollywood news and entertainment.
Kristyn is an honors graduate from NYU’s Tisch School of the Art and she is a member of The International Academy of Web Television.