I'm not saying that he was the Scranton Strangler, but he certainly killed people, we know that. He is depicted as an elderly man working in the Scranton, Pennsylvania branch of Dunder Mifflin Paper as a quality assurance director. We were in an isolated little bubble of our own, and we got a lot of work done that way, too. It didn't happen. So they put me in the background. Even a decade and a half after it first aired, the series continues being a smash hit with fans, finishing as Netflix's most popular licensed show time and time again. And we were doing like 12 or 20 episodes compared to most people now it's 10, we were doing 23, 24, 25 episodes I think, sometimes. Home People People by status Living people C Creed Bratton. I had a guitar behind my desk most of the time there. Eleven months went by before the group had another chart entry, and during that period, Sloan and Barri's partnership broke up, with Sloan departing for New York and an attempt at a performing career of his own. Sloan and Barri continued to record. And also during that one Christmas episode where we had the karaoke thing. That was the Rubicon. 2012 Nominee. Creed Bratton is a character from the NBC sitcom The Office, played by the musician of the same name as a fictionalized version of himself. Maybe he could have. They didn't know. You mentioned earlier the soup line, right? The band even considered splitting up as all of this was happening. So he talked to Greg, and he trusted Ken that I was interesting. So you bring up that first Halloween episode. I sang on it, I pretended I was in the cast, and I was the character working at Dunder-Mifflin, the whole premise of the thing. I mean for God's sakes, he did come in with blood all over him. Think it over and let us know your thoughts in the comments below or by hitting me up on Twitter at @AdamBarnhardt! That's just something that comes naturally, right? And I thought yes, of course I am. The 13th Floor’s Marty Duda (who is a huge Grassroots fan) spoke to Creed Bratton a wee while ago before the Corona virus hit hard. Are you comfortable singing one of your songs?" I felt deja vu in a way. Yes, actually I was working on Bernie Mac at the time. Actually that third season, I was. Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series. I heard that he was directing the pilot and actually the first season for The Office, the American Workplace, and I'd loved the Ricky Gervais' thing. And then the third season they were actually going to make me a season regular. I mean, I always studied acting. I was staying in class, right? I wrote the character. When that single, released in October of 1965, became only a modest hit, the Bedouins -- except for their drummer, Joel Larson -- departed for San Francisco, to re-form as the Unquenchable Thirst. Listen in as the two of them talk about Creed’s days in the band, working on The Office and what we can expect from his variety show he will perform in Wellington and Auckland on June 2nd and 3rd. This group, consisting of Warren Entner (vocals, guitar, keyboards), Creed Bratton (lead guitar), Rob Grill (vocals, bass), and Rick Coonce (drums), was recruited and offered the choice of recording under their own name, or to take over the name the Grass Roots, put themselves in the hands of Sloan and Barri, and take advantage of the Grass Roots' track record. Do you recall the conversation with Greg or whoever it would have been that said, "All right, hey man. The Scranton Slasher. You were actually on Jenna [Fischer] and Angela [Kinsey's] podcast not too long ago, right? With the advent of streaming, The Office has just ballooned into this incredible, huge, binge-worthy monster. That was one of the first big lines for Creed. Perhaps you know a thing or two about Creed Bratton, however, how well do you know about him? Creed Bratton is a fictional character from the NBC sitcom The Office, played by the musician of the same name as a fictionalised version of himself. ComicBook.com: We're coming up on the 15th anniversary of The Office. We talked about streaming. So Ken Kwapis was on the show, and I amused him, obviously, and he found out that I was in The Grass Roots. The first season was only six episodes, so a lot of people were technically background characters. He goes, "Hey," he said, "You're Creed Bratton from The Grass Roots." It's certainly more popular doing The Office than I was in The Grass Root days, I can tell you that. "Midnight Confessions" showed the strong influence of Motown, and the R&B flavor of the song stuck with Barri and the band. 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