Thankful Thursday – Zach Anner

This week I have been hit with a touch of melancholy. Nothing seems to really be helping but today I fell on a video that put a smile on my face. Zach Anner is a Texas comedian with a message of positivity and motivation.

Zach Anner is originally from Kenmore, New York. He was born with cerebral palsy.[5] Anner graduated from Kenmore West Senior High School. After a stint working for Disney World as a park security specialist at Epcot,[6] he started college at the University of Texas, Austin, in 2005. While attending school, he obtained celebrity interviews through That’s Awesome! a sketch comedy program on the university’s local Public-access television cable TV channel called Texas Student TV K29HW-D.[2]That’s Awesome! was created by independent filmmaker Mark Dennis (director), a friend Zach credits as the one who encouraged him to be in front of the camera. [7] In 2008, he and fellow production mates started a comedy troupe called Lark the Beard, which produced a Streamy-nominated web series entitled The Wingmen. Anner is currently involved in writing shows and feature movies with Lark the Beard.


What am I thankful for? People like Zach Anner that remind us to live fully and embrace everything. Enjoy!


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