|Name||Joshua M. Braaten|
|Birth Date||June 25, 1977|
|Birth Place||Austin, Minnesota|
Joshua "Josh" M. Braaten is an American actor.
Braaten grew up in Blooming Prairie, Minnesota and graduated from Blooming Prairie High School in 1995. In 1999, he graduated from Winona State University, where he performed onstage in productions such as Shakespeare's Macbeth, playing the titular character. Braaten appeared in TV shows such as CSI: Miami, That 80's Show, Spin City, Boston Legal, Psych, The Ex List, and The Mentalist. He also appeared in films such as Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd, The Frequency of Claire, and Big Shot: Confessions of a Campus Bookie. His best-known role was in the 2008 film Semi-Pro, in which he played as the Flint Tropics player, Twiggy Munson. Most recently, Braaten played the role of Andy, a character who appeared in the second season of New Girl. He currently resides in North Hollywood, California.