Dwayne Kennedy, a Chicago native, comedian, actor and screenwriter has emerged as of one the nation's top comedians. Dwayne's social commentary, social consciousness and satirical diversions demonstrate his comedic genius with a unique prospective. Heralded as 'one of today's' most insightful and thought provoking comedians, Dwayne has performed his stand-up act in clubs nationwide and abroad.
His many television appearances include The Late Show with David Letterman, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Apollo, Premium Blend, Comedy Central Presents, and The World Stands-Up, as well as, featured in his own half hour comedy special for Showtime. In addition to appearing in a variety of television shows such as, Seinfeld, Dwayne has also appeared in Martin and the Orlando Jones Show.
Among his film credits Dwayne has appeared in Desperation Boulevard, Amy Stiller's Breast, Talkin' Dirty after Dark and How High.
Winner of the 2002 US Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, Dwayne's razor-sharp wit, biting satire and unflinching commentary continues to intrigue and entertain audiences everywhere.