Will Fancher

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Chicago, IL
Middle Tennessee State University, Boston University
1970s Cinema, Sketch Comedy, 2000s Prestige TV
  • Will has been writing about film and television since 2003.
  • His first published review was for the Cuba Gooding Jr. gospel comedy "The Fighting Temptations" (two and a half stars).
  • In 2006 Will was a member of the National Critics Institute at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center.


Will Fancher joined Xoop in December 2021. A lifelong movie nerd and TV junkie, Will began writing professionally while in college in between various retail and office jobs. In addition to writing for Xoop, Will is a songwriter and teacher at Old Town School of Folk Music in Chicago and has written and produced live comedy shows around the city. Along with his formal degrees, Will is a graduate of the writing program at Second City in Chicago.


Will graduated from Middle Tennessee State University with a degree in marketing, and Boston University with a degree in playwriting.
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