Dwayne Kennedy is a comedian out of Chicago who has become one of the more influential comedians of past two decades. His comedic style incorporates an exceptional mixture of razor-sharp wit, biting satire and social consciousness that demonstrate a comic genius that is truly unique.
He was most recently a writer and correspondent on FX’s Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell and on the second-version of Arsenio. He has starred in half-hour comedy specials for both Showtime and Comedy Central and has appeared on “The Late Show with Letterman,” “Late Night with Conan O’Brien” and “Jimmy Kimmel Live.”
In 2002, he won the Jury Award for “Best Standup” at the HBO US Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen. An accomplished actor, Dwayne has also appeared on such television shows as “Seinfeld” and “Martin.”
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