Spoken Reasons

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Spoken Reasons
Born
John A. Baker, Jr.

(1988-12-19) December 19, 1988 (age 30)
Bradenton, Florida, United States
ResidenceLos Angeles, California, U.S.
OccupationActor, comedian, poet, singer
Years active2008–present
Known forThe Heat
Children1
Musical career
Associated actsRussel Simmons
Websitespokenreasonstv.com

John A. Baker, Jr. (born December 19, 1988), better known by his stage name Spoken Reasons, is an American actor, comedian, poet, and singer.

Baker grew up in Bradenton, Florida.[1] He began his career by creating a YouTube Channel, which had, by August 2016, more than 1.9 million subscribers and over 280 million total views.[2]

He made his feature film debut in a supporting role in the 20th Century Fox comedy, The Heat, which opened on June 28, 2013.[3]

Baker partnered with Russell Simmons' All Def Digital in 2013,[4] and worked with recording artist Russell Simmons and Priscilla Renea.[5][6] He appeared in the third season of Real Husbands of Hollywood.[citation needed]

Filmography/television[edit]

Actor
Year Film[25] Role[25]
2012 "Relationship Games" (Short Film) Writer, Producer, Cinematography, Executive Producer, Mike
2013 "Relationship Games" 2 (Short Film) Writer, Producer, Executive Producer, Mike
2013 "Relationship Games" 3 (Short Film) Writer, Producer, Executive Producer, Mike
2013 The Heat Rojas
2013 - Relationship Games 4 (Short Film) Writer, Producer, Executive Producer, Mike
2013 - 'Adopted White Girl (Short Film) Writer, Director, Producer, Executive Producer, Uncle Earl, James
2014 Real Husbands of Hollywood Himself
2015 Sex & Friendship" 1-2 (Short Film) Writer, Director, Producer, Executive Producer, Kenny
2013 – 15 Dr. Reasons Dr. Reasons (All Def Digital Web series)
2016 "Home From College" (Short Film) Writer, Director, Producer, Executive Producer, Cinematography, Justin
2018 "Woke & Regular" (Short Film) Writer, Director, Producer, Executive Producer, Cinematography, Himself
2018 "Deal With The Devil" - The Movie (Independent Feature) Writer, Director, Producer, Executive Producer, Cinematography, Music, Himself

References[edit]

  1. ^ Exclusive - Comedian To Watch: Spoken Reasons Talks New Deals, Animosity From Other Comedians, What Comedy Is Missing, And More. | DaLaughingBarrel.Com - The Black Comedy Cent...
  2. ^ "Spoken Reasons: About". YouTube. Spoken Reasons. Retrieved 2016-08-20.
  3. ^ Dominic Patten (June 28, 2012). "Paul Feig's 'The Heat' Adds Online Comic Spoken Reasons". Retrieved December 10, 2014.
  4. ^ Hernandez, Barbara (9 January 2013). "YOUTUBE Producers Want YouTube Stars for New Channels". NBC Bay Area. NBCUniversal Media. Retrieved December 10, 2014.
  5. ^ Lindsey India (March 1, 2013). "Spoken Reasons Invades Russell Simmons' Offices (VIDEO)". Global Grind. Retrieved December 10, 2014.
  6. ^ Chmielewski, Dawn C. (January 8, 2013). "CES 2013: Russell Simmons and Brian Robbins talk All Def Digital". Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, CA: Tribune Publishing Company. Retrieved December 10, 2014.

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