It becomes more apparent throughout the series that he is a prolific criminal and is arrested after faking his own death in season 9. Every week he is supposed to do a four-hour quality spot check at the paper mill, and he is indignant that the watermark problem happened during the one year that he skipped out on those duties. (This confusion also suggests Creed could have misinformed Michael about the circumstances of Ed Truck's death in the earlier episode "Grief Counseling.") He would have gone through college in this era, and been in his mid 20s by the time the hippie era started. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. I saw this guy kill a bunch of people", and then tells the actor he was good before walking off. In "Fun Run", Creed states that he has been a member of many religious cults, both as a leader and follower. He is discovered by the other members of Dunder Mifflin living in Ryan's old closet in the office after the warehouse party, at which point he plays one last song to his co-workers before being led away by the police. In the end of the episode, he's promoted to acting manager of the office after Jo requests that the position be filled by the employee that has worked there the longest. [14] He has been caught stealing at least twice by Jim. That being said, there are things about Creed Bratton that make absolutely no … [5], Creed believes that his blog URL is www.creedthoughts.gov.www\creedthoughts, but his "blog" is actually a Word document with the title expressly chosen to look like a URL, set up by Ryan Howard, wanting to "protect the world from being exposed to Creed's brain". ", In "Beach Games", Creed is seen catching a fish with his bare hands, and then shows up later to a hot dog eating contest holding a fish skeleton and says, "Nobody told me we were having hot dogs! When confronted about the picture, he states he was "at the right place at the right time.". Michael congratulates an elated Creed (who states that the cartwheel was "all I had to do all year"), though Creed obliviously ignores Michael's handshake. In a deleted scene in "Niagara", Creed tells Meredith that the restaurant where they are dining used to be the base of operations for his cigarette smuggling operation. In "Lecture Circuit", Creed mentions to Andy he had a relationship with "Squeaky" Fromme. Creed Bratton is the gift that keeps giving on The Office. He is a kleptomaniac and regularly steals items from coworkers and charity drives, and he even tears off a card from a gift at Phyllis's wedding in order to pretend that it's his. In "A Benihana Christmas," he joins Karen and Pam's party and performs a real song of his, "Spinnin' N Reelin'". Creed attends a local production of Sweeney Todd (which Andy is performing in), in "Andy's Play". Prior to joining Dunder Mifflin, he was most notably a member of the rock band The Grass Roots in the late 1960s (as was the real-life Creed Bratton). ", In "The Job", Creed blogs about Pam's speech at the beach in his "blog," which is actually a Word document that Ryan, unwilling to expose an unprepared human race to the innermost workings of Creed's brain, opens up on his computer. He speaks simple Cantonese and has friends in China, possibly Huadu. Creed Bratton is an American actor musician and a former member of The Grass Roots. After the play, when Michael is confronted by the actor who played Sweeney Todd (whom Michael previously booed), Creed whispers to Michael "be cool, Michael. Once revealed, his kleptomania returns in subsequent episodes, either explicitly or implicitly. When it appears that the branch will be closing in "The Merger," Creed lists all of the office equipment on Craigslist and can be seen throughout the episode selling printers and computers illegally. Production Information Later, when the staff is arguing about the identity of the whistleblower, Creed states that he thinks they can all agree that it's either Gabe or Angela. In Finale, manager Dwight Schrute mentions how Creed was in the band the Grass Roots in the 1960s, as well as how he sold drugs, trafficked endangered species meat, and stole weapons grade LSD from the military. ", as Dwight is showing Michael a flow chart of workers in the office, the name "Creed Bratton" is seen in quotation marks, indicating that the office does not think that his real name is Creed Bratton. He is depicted as an elderly man working in the Scranton, Pennsylvania branch of Dunder Mifflin Paper as a quality assurance director. Unlike most characters of this version of The Office, he has no analog in the original BBC series despite sharing similar lines in the pilot episode with the character of Malcolm. When asked his age, the reply varies wildly depending upon what suits him at the time. ", In "The Merger," he expands on his love of stealing by selling $1,200 worth of office equipment when he thinks his branch is closing. He is depicted as an elderly man working in the Scranton, Pennsylvania branch of Dunder Mifflin Paper as a quality assurance director. When the staff finds out that the terrible new office assistant Luke is Michael's nephew, Creed says in a talking-head interview "I couldn't care less about nepotism. Erin does not seem bothered seeing Creed in the woman's room, and even says Hi to him, implying that at least she has gotten used to Creed's use of the bathroom. In "The Coup," when Pam, at Kelly's insistence, wears a slightly more revealing shirt than is usual, Creed comes to her desk and stares at her for an awkwardly long time. When Jim announces that everything is fine, Creed says that "Something is up" and "That load was never supposed to arrive". Seasons Creed Bratton is an American actor, musician, and former member of The Grass Roots mainly known for playing a fictional version of himself on "The Office" on NBC. Once revealed, his kleptomania returns in subsequent episodes, either explicitly or implicitly. At the end of the episode, when Michael is taking his last look at the Dunder Mifflin staff, Creed lifts up Michael's "World's Best Boss" coffee mug (which Michael had thrown out earlier in the episode) and says "See ya tomorrow, boss," making him the last person to talk to him in the actual office (Pam says goodbye to Michael at the airport, shortly before he takes off.). At the end of the episode, Michael says "the world sends people your way", then explains where Andy and Ryan came from and says he has no idea where Creed came from. ", In "Gay Witch Hunt," Creed explains that he has no problem with homosexuality because he made love to many women during the 1960s, "often outdoors, in the mud and rain" and that "it's possible a man slipped in; there would be no way of knowing.". Creed was additionally briefly romantically involved with Meredith Palmer.[4]. Playing a little hooky from work today." Like the real Creed Bratton, The Office character was a member of a rock band in the late ’60s. For the actor, see Creed Bratton. When she wakes, Jim explains that Creed snatched her hash browns while she was asleep on her keyboard. In “Healthcare” the actor Creed Bratton is the man Michael talks to on the phone while looking into planning an office trip to the coal mine, although the character Creed is not referenced in the scene. In a preview for Season 4, Creed states that "it turns out" he has grandchildren and children, presumably from his many relationships in the 1960s ("The Office Summer Vacation" NBC promotional video). Creed Bratton: Net Worth, Salary. Professional Information Confusion may arise from the fact that the character is played by and partially based on the musician of the same name, Creed Bratton. The episode "Casino Night" provides the first glimpse into this side of Creed's personality. Creed Bratton portrays Dunder Mifflin's offbeat quality assurance representative, Creed Bratton, on NBC's hit comedy "The Office." There comes a point at every Creed Bratton concert where he breaks into “Let’s Live for Today,” the breakthrough hit by his old folk-rock band the Grass Roots that hit Number Eight in 1967 and remains a staple of oldies radio to this day. Personal Information It was about the fictional version of Bratton. After this, Creed suggests to the rest of the office that he believes Pam isn't even pregnant. In "Fun Run", Creed states that he will soon be 82. Creed still relates to his years in the 60s while toking on the finest herb around; cannabis. For example, he takes a toy from a toy drive drop box[5] and returns $40 to Michael; when Michael says that he didn't give Creed the money, Creed tells him, "In a way, you did," implying that he stole it from Michael. In the next episode ("Dunder Mifflin Infinity"), attempting to look young, he dyes his hair black (with ink from a printer cartridge from a printer in the office) and says that he is 30 years old. However, when Pete, not in costume, states he did not know everyone "dresses up every year" in Scranton, Creed says "me neither". In "The List", he is on the "Losers" side of new CEO Robert California's list (on which he is listed as "old man"). When she wakes, Jim explains that Creed snatched her hash browns while she was asleep on her keyboard. He is never shown to have been doing any actual work at the office, though occasionally takes extreme measures to ensure his job security. Although not much is known of Creed's origins as a child, he claimed to have been born in the United States and having a Swiss passport in the episode Lotto and recalls being born on November 1st numerous times. Ryan describes the things Creed writes about as shocking, "even for the Internet." In "Chair Model", he is anxious for Michael to get a new chair, as Pam gets Michael's old chair and he gets Pam's. He later tells the camera, "If that's flashing, then lock me up. Bratton is a talented actor who … It is soon revealed that Dwight is also wearing the same costume. Creed was never actually hired, but walked in one day, and acted like he worked there and has been going in every day since then. In another video on NBC.com, he states that "some kid he sold weed to got a job in Corporate" (implying Ryan). Several episodes have shown him to be either senile or extremely absent-minded. It's just something I do. He was born on February 08, 1943 (77 years old) in Los Angeles, California as William Charles Schneider. He reveals to the camera that he runs a fake ID business out of the trunk of his car with a laminator that he stole from the sheriff's department. He is seen being removed from Dunder Mifflin by police, after hiding from them for about a year, as revealed by Dwight, while giving his final interview. In "Product Recall," he not only engineers the firing of a blameless employee to cover for his mistake, but he sends around a sympathy card for her and then pockets all of the cash in it, throwing the card in the trash. In the final episode of season 7, Creed is the temporary manager of the Scranton branch as the company looks to hire a new manager to replace Deangelo Vickers. From rollingstone.com. "[8] In a deleted scene, Creed says that he has a friend named Jorge who will hook Toby up with anything he wants, including "this amazing coffee that you snort". Claims to have been born November 1, 1925 (age 95 [possibly]) In "The Promotion", a very brief conversation between Creed and Meredith implies that they had sex once, but Creed didn't remember.[25]. When Jim demonstrates how far he can reach out, Creed decides it isn't far enough, but then asks him how long he can hold his "pretty little breath". Creed is then shown in a talking head interview telling the camera crew to pretend that they are talking until the cops leave. He also asks Jim about his "friend," even though there's no one else but Jim present. Kill it!"). I stopped caring a long time ago." In "Costume Contest", Creed dresses up as a mummy, but loses the contest to Oscar, who he believed was dressed as Edward James Olmos (though he actually wore no costume and said he was actually dressed as a "rational consumer", causing a plurality of people to vote for him thinking he could never win). In a deleted scene from "Happy Hour", Creed goes up to Oscar and an unknown woman and asks them to buy him a drink which they both decline. NBC/Giphy. Alive #theoffice"It all seems so very arbitrary. He has a team building meeting despite not calling for one (with dismal attendance from the office), makes an acronym chart up as he goes along (BOBBODY), and starts calling a number of Dunder-Mifflin's clients, informing clients of various derogatory things about the company. Many people know him for portraying a character on NBC’s The Office. He also displays an extensive knowledge of painkillers when he questions Meredith on what kinds of medication she has been administered for her pelvic fracture. Creed Bratton is a former hippie and homeless man who is a quality assurance representative working at the Scranton branch of the Dunder Mifflin Paper Company. After Dwight uses an invisible ink marker to determine that they are fakes Creed tells him "Listen, Schrutey" and threatens to flood the market with the fake Schrute bucks to render them worthless.[21]. During intermission, he is seen talking on his cellphone, saying "Unfortunately, in this ham-fisted production of Sweeney Todd, the real terror comes from the vocal performances. [8] He also showed a detailed knowledge of different types of pain medications when he sees Meredith in the hospital, naming several different brands (Codeine, Vicodin, Percocet, Fentanyl, Oxycontin, Palladone). Creed has likely been arrested multiple times, as he assumed he needed a profile shot for his ID photo. In "The Convict", Karen Filippelli is seen playing with Hannah Smoterich-Barr's baby. When she asks him to go away, he says "in a minute.". Speculations about whether or not Creed is actually in prison still are probably right. He correctly identifies the strain of marijuana ("Northern Lights" Cannabis indica) in a picture Dwight shows him. He is also extremely dishonest, with details emerging of his many scams, including faking his own death, and in the Season 4 episode "Fun Run" he admits to being involved in many religious cults, saying, "You have more fun as a follower, but you make more money as a leader". NBC photo.VF Daily’s Q&A series features interviews with the top talent from television’s best shows. In a talking head interview, Creed gleefully says "I love stealing. He then corrects himself, saying that he'll be 30 in November. In "Dunder Mifflin Infinity", Creed dyes his hair black with printer ink, drinks Red Bull, tries to use slang terms (such as "cool beans" which has turned into a very popular T-shirt slogan), and refers to himself as being just under 30 to escape Ryan's supposedly imminent weeding out of older workers. When it appears that the branch will be closing in "The Merger," Creed lists all of the office equipment on Craigslist and can be seen throughout the episode selling printers and computers illegally. Creed then replied, "that wasn't a tapeworm.". In the Halloween episode "Here Comes Treble", Creed has bloodstains all over his face and shirt. Creed also indicates he follows Luke on the social-networking website Twitter specifically because Luke does not write about the actress Betty White, who was particularly popular at the time. When Michael tells him that they have discovered a murder and he is a suspect, Creed steps out under the guise of settling at his desk, but is caught by the camera running back to his car and fleeing the parking lot (this is possibly an allusion to the disappearance of the "other" Creed Bratton as mentioned in "Crime Aid"). In "Moroccan Christmas", Creed is shown enjoying a hookah. When Jim states that he's sure that wasn't real, Creed angrily replies "you're not real, man!". By Rory Cashin. In "Counseling", when Creed hears that Dwight has decided to boycott the Steamtown Mall because a shop owner refused to serve him, Creed gets riled up and suggests that they "start their own mall", to which Erin eagerly agrees. New paragraph." He was cast in the hit comedy show The Office doing a parody of his life as a former rock star. It is furthermore suggested that "Creed Bratton" is not his real name, either.[22]. In "Search Committee", Creed's antics as acting manager are revealed. In the episode titled "Local Ad," Jim buys breakfast for Pam because she slept at her desk all night. Surprised, Creed states that he thought Jim was gay. Born in Los Angeles, he grew up in the small town of Coarsegold near Yosemite, California. When Kelly tells him not to, out of sympathy for the bat, Creed informs her that "animals can't feel pain" (once Kelly actually encounters the bat, she shrieks "Kill it! Those with access to television (or the Internet) might know Creed Bratton best for playing a strange, grumpy character on the U.S. version of The Office named, well, Creed Bratton. Novak has said that the actual Creed Bratton is exactly like the character he plays, except that the real Creed is a good-hearted and likable person, while Bratton's character has a very dark side to him. When Michael and Dwight are informed of their mistake by Erin, the staff tries to fit everything back into the box. When Creed actually does get through to a client, to distract him Pam quickly gives him two identical pictures and informs him that corporate has asked that he find at least seven differences between them (to which Creed immediately replies "I can see one already.") In "Business School", he attempts to exterminate a bat that has entered the office using a can of pesticide. Creed Bratton is one of the weirdest and most disturbing characters in The Office. Creed asks for Andy's hairpiece and $500, which Andy also declines. ", In a deleted scene from "Booze Cruise," he takes an electric guitar from a failing Michael and performs a blues hit to an enthusiastic reception. In "Work Bus", Creed boards the bus not knowing that inside are his coworkers, to his apparent horror. Creed also was seen searching through Pam's desk in Season 4 episode 2. Creed Bratton, Actor: The Office. 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