Gerald Kelly, 53 has a multi-dimensional career as an actor and standup comic. Not only is he father, producer and screenwriter – he’s performed all over the world to sold out audiences and is known as the reining “NY King of Comedy”. Russell Simmons calls him the “Black Jackie Gleason” and with his brand of comedy he’s guaranteed to make you a believer in the healing powers of laughter.
Gerald has appeared on NBC’s America’s Got Talent (S16), Last Comic Standing (S8), HBO’s Def Comedy Jam, and BET’s Comic View. He also was featured on the Comedy Special: Chocolate Sundaes (hosted by Tommy Davidson). His movies and specials include: “Death of a Dynasty”, “Cookout 2” and “Budz House” where he played the neighborhood bully “One Punch, Comedy in The Hood, Laugh Bandits: No. 1, Gerald Kelly Live in New York, Gospel ComedyAll-Stars, 2 and his latest, Gerald Kelly on Broadway.
Gerald also appeared on 107.5 WBLS (NYC) as a morning show co-host and in Hartford, Connecticut at Hot 93.7 WZMX as part of the Morning Team.