Michael is a writer.

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Michael Rodriguez is a first-generation Dominican American writer living in New York. He is a working children’s television writer and created the series GNOME BROS (2019) for Sesame Studios. In 2019, he became a WGA East Made In NY Fellow. Michael is also a musical writer at the BMI Musical Theatre Workshop and a UCB-trained comedy writer with work published on McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, Thought Catalog, Funny Or Die and more. He graduated from Columbia University in 2016, where he founded the digital sketch comedy network, CUSS, a team of 40+ creators who collaborate on weekly digital sketches. He loves finding the fun, empowering humor in situations that are otherwise dark or scary (for all audiences).