Alyse Kenny is an actress, comedian, writer and Emmy-winning television producer.
Her production company, Quirky Girl Productions, LLC produced it’s the first pilot, “Happily Ever Ally” an award-winning scripted comedy. We are thrilled that we just won Best TV Comedy & Best Actress at NYC TV Festival.
Alyse wrote, produced and stars alongside Tovah Feldshuh (My Crazy Ex-Girlfriend/ The Walking Dead), Derek Gaines (Will & Grace/The Last O.G), Josh Hyman (The Deuce/Blue Bloods) and Anna Suzuki (New Amsterdam).
Past roles include a recurring improv actor (12 episodes) on ABC’s WHAT WOULD YOU DO?, an improv actor on NBC’s TODAY SHOW acting in the hidden camera segment “Rossen Reports” and you may have seen her in a handful of commercials for JERSEY MIKE’S SUBS, NESTEA, WYNDHAM, ZEEL.COM & SHOUT! She is thrilled to play TINA in ZELLE PAY’s new ad campaign and soon you’ll see her in a new DANNON commercial playing NOT your typical MOM!
Alyse was invited for the second year in a row to perform in New York Comedy Festival — in “HERsterical” with Vanessa Bayer and this past November in “HA! The Musical” about the world of standup comedy.
Alyse also does good stuff for other people like creating Gotham Comedy Club’s successful fundraising program, “It’s A Charity Thing! and hosted Gotham’s hip storytelling show, “Story talks” – a comedy pick by The New York Times.
She’s played a variety of roles in television and film including being a sketch comedy performer on “The Tonight Show” and lead in the award-winning short “Ike Interviews God.”
Alyse trained in sketch and improv at the world-famous Groundlings in Los Angeles and acting at Lee Strasberg.
Upon coming back to her roots in New York, she worked on ABC’s “The View” as the show’s Audience Producer, and at that time became Host of the comedic clip show, “Alphabet Soup” on ABC Digital. After working for ABC for four years she moved on to win an Emmy as the Audience Producer of “The Dr. Oz Show.”
Alyse is represented by Gina Manfredi (On-Camera Dept.) and Eileen Shellhorn (VO Dept) at DDO and Marla Haut (On-Camera) at Innovative Artists.
Here is a link to Alyse Kenny website here https://www.alysekenny.com/