Joel Straley (born August 31, 1984  ) is an American actor, filmmaker and comedian. His comedic work has been featured on Funny or Die, CollegeHumor, Splitsider and a couple of zines. He is a founding member of the Award-Winning sketch group SOAP. He can currently be seen in Orphan Action League at the Annoyance. He is best known for the characters Edward Chickenhands, Eddie the Man with Chicken for Hands, and The Chicken-handed Man We Knew as Ed.