Josh Braaten (born June 25, 1977, in Austin, Minnesota) is an American actor.
Joshua M. Braaten
June 25, 1977
Austin, Minnesota United States
He grew up in Blooming Prairie, Minnesota and graduated from Blooming Prairie High in 1995. He graduated in 1999 from Winona State University where he performed on stage in productions such as Shakespeare's Macbeth, playing the title character.
Braaten was in TV shows such as This is Us, That 80's Show, Spin City, American Horror Story: Hotel, Boston Legal, Psych, The Ex List, Criminal Minds, and The Mentalist. He was in films such as Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd, The Frequency of Claire, and Big Shot: Confessions of a Campus Bookie. He played of the role the Flint Tropics player, Twiggy Munson in the 2008 film Semi-Pro. He played the role of Derek in the film Overnight. He played the role of Andy in "Katie," the second episode of the second season of New Girl. Also played the role of David in season 3, episode 22: "School Recital" of Mike & Molly
Is an accomplished stage actor performing at such theatres as The Mark Taper Forum and North Coast Rep.
Is a contributor to "Bumper to Bumper with Dan Barreiro" on KFAN in the Twin Cities and is known amongst Rubes as "One of Us Hollywood Actor Guy."
- Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd (2003) - Toby
- Semi-Pro (2008) - Twiggy Munson
- The Frequency of Claire (2008) - David
- The Mentalist (2010) - Todd Johnson
- Criminal Minds (2010) - Colby Bachner
- Psych (2010) - Scott Seaver
- Overnight (2012) - Derek
- New Girl (2012) - Andy
- Love Meet Hope (2016) - Aaron