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Branson Reese


Branson Reese is a tall flightless comedian who lives in Brooklyn. He's studyed under such luminaries of the stage and screen as Zach Woods, Peter McNerney, Shannon O'Neill, Russ Armstrong, Joe Wengert, Rick Andrews, Anthony Atamaniuk, and many more. He's one third of surreal sketch wündergroup The Junk Brothers, and one half of NYC's rudest improv duo TJ & Blood with Carly Monardo. Branson has directed and performed in sketch festivals all across these great United States from New York to San Francisco. His credits include work with The Onion, WNYC, and Brisk Iced Tea. Branson edited a zine called "Snake Milk" and illustrated the upcoming book "How May We Hate You?"

He works in elementary schools all across the greater New York City area bringing the words and ideas of kids to life as an actor and director for The Story Pirates. With Story Pirates he has performed alongside Jon Stewart, Kristen Schaal, John Oliver, and even Lou Reed. You can listen to him performing with the Story Pirates for SiriusXM Radio's Absolutely Mindy! on Kid's Place Live.

Hail Satan.

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