Kerry Coddett [Cah-dit] is a New York- based comedian, actress, and writer. Born and raised in Brooklyn to Caribbean parents, Kerry draws comedic inspiration from her colorful surroundings and offers a uniquely unapologetic perspective that is both irreverent and insightful. The comedy news site The Interrobang recently published an in-depth profile of Kerry called "Kerry Coddett Brooklyn Comedian and Rising Star." They tout Kerry as ".... a natural performer....[with] a stage presence so engaging, it’s infectious...You just know she is going to be a star...."
Kerry is currently working as a staff writer for HBO’s forthcoming late night series with Wyatt Cenac. Earlier this year, Kerry was crowned the winner of the Caroline’s on Broadway Comedy Madness Competition. Beating out 63 comedians, she was also the first woman to win! She can be seen as a cast member on MTV’s "Joking Off," Tru TV’s new series "Comedy Knockout," Comedy Central’s "The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore" and "Why? w/ Hannibal Burress," "Huffington Post Live," and "Essence Live." Kerry has written viral articles for The Huffington Post and The Atlantic, and has also been featured in numerous publications, including Entertainment Weekly, Mashable, Elle.com, Buzzfeed, and Salon, among others. Kerry has performed stand up at the New York Comedy Festival, The Brooklyn Comedy Festival and the Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival and she’s also the host of Brooklyn, Stand Up!!, a monthly stand up comedy show that has been listed in The Village Voice and the New York Times. She has also written and starred in her own sketch comedy web series, "The Coddett Project."