Perry Strong is a comedian, actor, and musician working and living in Brooklyn, NY.
Perry Strong is an up and coming comedian inspired by the strange, and obscure of New York City life. A native of Brooklyn, he brings with him his unique perspective with his raw, unfiltered experiences with women, life, sex and substance abuse.
His sets, performed regularly at clubs in NYC and Los Angeles, have earned him a reputation as an edgy, “bewitching” performer inducing even the most skeptical audiences into laughter. A charismatic stage presence, it’s easy to forget that Although formally performing for just over six years, Perry and has quickly honed his stand up skills as a regular within the NYC circuit.
Nationally Perry has toured and (also) headlined at Joker’s Wild in New Haven, CT, Cape Fear Comedy Festival in Wilmington, NC and has been featured At The Knitting Factory in Brooklyn, NY with Hannibal Buress and was a guest performing on Rick Crom's birthday roast at The Village Underground. On August 31st he will be featuring at The Funny Stop in Ohio with Headliner Sean Lynch.
Equally comfortable on-screen, and off Perry is a versatile actor and commentator. His television credits include his 2012 appearance in three episodes of Vh1′s 100 Greatest Women In Music, as well as in all five episodes of Vh1′s 100 Sexiest Music Artists in 2013. Perry has also been featured in a spoof commercial, shown on TruTv’s World’s Smartest Inventions.
His talents also reach into film production and editing. Perry co-starred, produced, and edited the short film “You Good!” in 2014 which screened at the Friar’s Club Comedy Film Festival, The LA Comedy Festival, The Coney Island Film Festival, The Chicago Comedy Film Festival, and The Iron Mule Comedy Series, at which his work won the Judges Award, as well as The Iron Mule Comedy Series Best Of 2014, and The Comic Strip Live Short Film Festival.
Perry’s short film, “The Stick,” won the audience favorite award in The Iron Mule Comedy Series in 2015 and Best Short in The Comic Strip Live Short Film Festival.
In 2016 Perry was hired to act as a prankster on MTV’s Ladylike and in 2017 Perry’s first lead in the feature film “Overcast” will be hitting the festival circuit. Behind the camera, Perry is a fifteen year veteran with a solid career as a freelance media professional. His camera operating, producing, editing skills has given him the unique opportunity to direct short films, commercials as well as reality television and EPK’s. In addition to co-starring, he also directed, produced, and edited “You Good!” as well as “The Stick.”
Perry has also successfully promoted and managed stand up shows like The ForgetMeNot Comedy Tour, and the 2013 “Dirty Thursdays” showcase at The Stand NYC, featured in the “NSFW” section of Time Out NY. (9/5 issue)