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because... [add reason here].
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I am an LA-based actor, writer, and comedian. I write, produce, act in, and direct content for Cracked.com. However, right now I am best known for my role as William Darcy in the hit webseries, The Lizzie Bennet Diaries, winner of the IAWTV awards' "best interactive/social media experience", and nominated for SIX Streamy Awards, of which we have already won two (Best Writing, & Best Social Social Media Experience).