Spoken Reasons

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John A. Baker, Jr.
Born(1988-12-19) December 19, 1988 (age 25)
Bradenton, Florida, United States
OccupationActor, comedian, poet, artist
Years active2008–present
Known forYouTube channel
 
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John A. Baker, Jr.
Born(1988-12-19) December 19, 1988 (age 25)
Bradenton, Florida, United States
OccupationActor, comedian, poet, artist
Years active2008–present
Known forYouTube channel

John A. Baker, Jr. (born December 19, 1988), better known under the moniker Spoken Reasons, is an American comedian and actor. Baker began his career by creating a YouTube channel, which now has over 1.7 million subscribers.[1]

Early life[edit]

Baker grew up in Bradenton, Florida.[2]

Career[edit]

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

Baker has worked with many famous individuals, including recording artist Russell Simmons and Priscilla Renea, among others.[4][5]

References[edit]

Hernandez, Barbara (9 January 2013). "YOUTUBE Producers Want YouTube Stars for New Channels". NBC Bay Area. Retrieved 4 February 2013. 

Chmielewski, Dawn (8 January 2013). "CES 2013: Russell Simmons and Brian Robbins talk All Def Digital". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 4 February 2013.  Patton, Dominic (28 June 2012). "Paul Feig’s ‘The Heat’ Adds Online Comic Spoken Reasons". Deadline.com. Retrieved 4 February 2013. 

Paul, Lindsey (1 March 2013). "Spoken Reasons Invades Russell Simmons' Offices". Global Grind. Retrieved 14 March 2013. 

"Exclusive – Comedian To Watch: Spoken Reasons Talks New Deals, Animosity From Other Comedians, What Comedy Is Missing, And More". Da Laughing Barrell. 28 April 2012. Retrieved 14 March 2013. 

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