Kerry Coddett [Cah-dit] is a New York- based stand-up comedian, actress, and writer. Born and raised in Brooklyn to Caribbean parents, Kerry is edgy, energetic and offers a uniquely unapologetic perspective that is both irreverent and insightful. She has been featured in numerous publications, including Entertainment Weekly, Mashable, Elle.com, Buzzfeed, and Salon, among others. And, comedy news site, The Interrobang touts 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 a staff writer on Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas, produced by John Oliver, and airing on HBO April 13th. Kerry has also appeared on season 2 of HBO’s Crashing, and has made appearances on BET's The Rundown w/ Robin Thede and performed stand up on BET’s 50 Central. In 2017, 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 was the most frequent guest panelist on Comedy Central's The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, a recurring cast member on MTV’s Joking Off and she’s also appeared on Tru TV’s Comedy Knockout, Comedy Central's Why w/ Hannibal Burress, Huffington Post Live, and Essence Live. Kerry has performed stand up at the New York Comedy Festival, The Brooklyn Comedy Festival, and Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival. She’s 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 been a guest co-host on The Young Turks, and she co-hosted Wake Up! w/ Taylor (Sirius XM) multiple times.