Braddon Mendelson

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Braddon Mendelson
Born (1961-08-23) August 23, 1961 (age 57)
Northridge, California
Occupation Producer, filmmaker and writer
Language English
Nationality American
Citizenship United States of America
Education BA in Radio-TV-Film
Alma mater California State University, Northridge
Genre Comedy, satire, children's literature, sitcom
Notable awards Humorfeed Annual Satire News Competition
2009 Best Internet Satire Article – Writer
Years active 1997–Present
Spouse Heather Westcott Mendelson (1998–present)
Website
www.noisivision.com

Braddon Mendelson is a producer, director and writer[1], who co-created the video poetry series, "CineVerses." He also co-hosts the podcast "Desperate Times" and the children's YouTube show, "Read Me a Story with Brad Mendelson." As a music video producer, Mendelson worked with some of the top R&B and Rap artists of the late 1990s, including Xzibit,[2] Outkast, Bizzy Bone, Mo Thugs and Ice Cube. As a consequence of producing Outkast's 1998 music video for their song "Rosa Parks," Mendelson in 2005 was added as a defendant to the Rosa Parks v. LaFace Records lawsuit,[3] but was subsequently dismissed from the case by the presiding judge. In 1997 he produced the feature film "Boogie Boy".[4] The film was directed by Craig Hamann and Executive Produced by Academy Award winner Roger Avary, who were both collaborators on Quentin Tarantino's first film "My Best Friend's Birthday."

In 2010, he wrote and illustrated the children's book "Have You Seen the Tickle Bug?"

He is also a progressive political activist, who was elected as a delegate to the California Democratic Party.[5][6]

Mendelson is the publisher of the award-winning[7] satirical website TheSkunk.org.

Published works[edit]

  • Mendelson, Braddon (2010). Have You Seen the Tickle Bug?, Cuckoo Concertos, 40 pages. ISBN 978-1-453-66912-9
  • Mendelson, Braddon, & Goodbody, J.B. (editor), et al. (2012). Net's Best Satire, Vol 1 [Kindle Edition], News Roast, LLC, 175 pages. ASIN: B007T7PO6W

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