BAKER DAILY is a comedic web series that's set in the high-stakes world of cable news! Chris Baker plays um... Chris Baker, an entitled but well-meaning rookie anchor who's trying to do his best amidst constant mishaps and blunders, both on air and off.
"I Am the News"
"Baker Daily: The Musical!"
CAST & CREW
Chris Baker (Chris Baker / writer) originally found success in music under the name "BAKER" with his YouTube channel, accumulating over 10 million views, a multi-national fan base and profiles in Billboard and Paper Magazine. After graduating from Harvard, he's since returned to his original love of acting and improvising with LA's best at UCB and Groundlings, and appearing in NBC's "Marry Me" and ABC's "The Catch".
Bridget Moloney (Lindsey) is an actress who has appeared in commercials, film, television and finer web series.
Andre Matthieu (Mayor Barrett) began his acting career at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, he's since appeared in many roles on the stage, film, television, commercials, and now on the Web in Baker Daily and Red Sleep.
Ashley Skidmore is a writer for Younger on TV Land, by Darren Star. She's been writing for two seasons, while developing a pilot with MTV and executive producer Jill Soloway. She's been in a ton of College Humor and Above Average online stuff, so you can always go see her on the inter web. Oh, also she made this web series called #hotmessmoves that weirdly did pretty well on youtube….go check it out? http://www.hotmessmoves.com
Gunnar Todd Rohrbacher was voted LA’s Best Sitcom Coach in the Backstage 2011 Reader’s Choice Poll, as well as one of the top Audition Technique Teachers AND favorite On-Camera Teachers for his nationally known Acting for Sitcoms Class. He’s taught at Groundlings, Cal Arts, IO West, The American Academy of Dramatic Arts, Act Now! in Portland, OR, The New York Film Academy, Stage 773 in Chicago and many other notable locations.
After cutting his teeth on music videos, director James Kapner has ventured into helming other formats such as narrative short films and web series. A graduate of Northwestern University, he's directed spots for clients such as Acuvue, Clean & Clear, Listerine, and Microsoft. He's hugely proud to have co-directed Baker Daily.
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