With his charming good looks and cunning street smarts, George Flanagan has "the goods," as they say in the entertainment industry.
Originally from Massachusetts, he's now been in NYC for over fifteen years, during which time he's been an active member of the local indie rock scene, playing guitar and singing in multiple groups. Over the years, George became known among his friends for his funny stage banter and, after hearing from just the right number of people (254, to be exact) that "maybe he should be a comedian," he finally gave it a shot. After starting out at the city's open mics, he eventually founded his own monthly comedy show called "Spit Take Friday," at Bushwick DIY venue turned nonprofit, Fort Useless.
In 2014, an offshoot of that live comedy show called Spit Take Comedy was launched on BTR as both a podcast and a video series. Part interview, part goofing, the show has featured such comedic titans such as Dave Hill, Maeve Higgins, Jo Firestone and plenty more.
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