Michael is a writer.

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Michael Rodriguez is a first-generation Dominican American writer living in New York. He is a sketch comedy and children’s TV writer writing for shows on PBS, Netflix, Nick Jr. and more. He created the digital series GNOME BROS (2019) for Sesame Workshop. His comedy writing has been featured on McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, Funny Or Die, Thought Catalog, and UCB Sketch Cram. Michael is a member of the BMI Musical Workshop and a 2019 WGA Made In NY Fellow being mentored by Robert Carlock (30 Rock, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt). 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 dark or scary (for all audiences).