Why was this Dayton native on the Tonight Show?

Dayton natives Stephen and Joel Levinson have partnered with Rob Kutner, a writer for the Conan O’Brien’s TBS show, for the new comedy album ‘2776.’

Not only does he write, he acts as well.

Dayton native Stephen Levinson, a writer for the Tonight Show, appeared in a skit during Thursday’s show.


He was one of several actors pretending to be members of the American Badminton Team.

Levinson, who wears glasses in the skit, has a solo part.

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Levinson and his younger brother, Joel, released the comedy album “2776” in 2014. The album includes a cast of well-known artists, including Ashanti, Neko Case, Bobcat Goldthwait, Ira Glass and Dick Cavett.

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In addition, the Levinsons were speakers at TEDxDatyon in 2014.