Willy Appelman is an actor, writer and improvisor who has performed on Maude Night with Fantasy and The Classic. He has appeared in videos for Comedy Central, Sesame Street, Budweiser, TruTV and Google. His writing, acting and directing have been featured on The Today Show, The Huffington Post, MLB.com, Mashable, Elite Daily, Cosmopolitan and NPR's All Things Considered. He recently created 3 comedy series for Fast Company, as well as performed alongside Christopher Lloyd in The Weston Playhouse's production of "Our Town". His performance in The Drama Desk nominated production of Dave Malloy's indie rock musical "BEARDO", was called "wonderfully comic" by The New York Times. He is a member of Pipeline Theatre Company, The Story Pirates and Ten Bones Theatre Company where he performs with "Entirely From Memory..." (Time Out NY Critics' Pick). Willy is a graduate of Skidmore College and has studied at The Second City, UCB and Magnet Theater. He is a Vermonter and lives in Brooklyn with his wife and beautiful daughter Essie.


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