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ROB MICHAELS

WRITER. COMEDIAN. CONTENT CREATOR.

ABOUT

Rob Michaels is an Arab-Canadian writer, actor, director, and improviser based in Toronto.

He has written for season two of Roast Battle Canada and currently writes for the mobile game of the FXX series Archer. Previously, he has worked as a story editor for Parker Andersons and Amelia Parker under Anthony Farrell (The Office). He has performed in the pre-show for Second City’s Family Company and as a swing in Second City’s Educational Company. He is also an alumnus of Second City’s Bob Curry Diversity Fellowship and Sketch Conservatory program. He has placed in the Austin Film Festival and ScreenCraft Pilot Launch for his writing. His sketch comedy channel, Wishful Genies, has accumulated millions of views online via features on Funny Or Die, 9GAG, CBC Comedy, BlogTO, Al Jazeera, and comedy festivals across the continent. 

Rob’s greatest accomplishment is completing a math degree and a business degree simultaneously, then choosing a career that requires neither. In his free time, Rob likes to travel the world and listen to Disney songs on repeat.

Rob Michaels is an Arab-Canadian writer, actor, director, and improviser based in Toronto.

He has written for season two of Roast Battle Canada and currently writes for the mobile game of the FXX series Archer. Previously, he has worked as a story editor for Parker Andersons and Amelia Parker under Anthony Farrell (The Office). He has performed in the pre-show for Second City’s Family Company and as a swing in Second City’s Educational Company. He is also an alumnus of Second City’s Bob Curry Diversity Fellowship and Sketch Conservatory program. He has placed in the Austin Film Festival and ScreenCraft Pilot Launch for his writing. His sketch comedy channel, Wishful Genies, has accumulated millions of views online via features on Funny Or Die, 9GAG, CBC Comedy, BlogTO, Al Jazeera, and comedy festivals across the continent. 

Rob’s greatest accomplishment is completing a math degree and a business degree simultaneously, then choosing a career that requires neither. In his free time, Rob likes to travel the world and listen to Disney songs on repeat.

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