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BIO:

Dan Perlman is a stand-up comedian and writer from New York City. Dan performs stand-up every night at some of the top clubs and alternative rooms in the city, recently headlining Caroline's on Broadway. Dan created and wrote an animated series, That's My Bus!, which received a pilot order from FOX after winning 1st place at the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival. Dan has appeared on TruTV, MTV2, and as a cast member on MTV's Vidiots. As a writer-filmmaker, he has had four projects featured in the New York Television Festival, most recently the award-winning comedy series, Flatbush Misdemeanors, in which he co-stars and co-writes/directs. On radio, Dan was a writer for SiriusXM's Bennington and Comedy Contributor for Neil deGrasse Tyson's StarTalk Radio. Dan wrote for the 2017 WGA Awards, hosted by Lewis Black, and the 2018 WGA Awards, hosted by Amber Ruffin. As a stand-up, Dan's festival credits include New York Comedy Festival, SF Sketchfest, Boston Comedy Fest, Limestone Comedy Fest, and Finger Lakes Comedy Competition (2015, 1st place).

 

(photos by Mindy Tucker)

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WATCH DAN'S VIDEOS

FLATBUSH MISDEMEANORS

Dan and Kevin, longtime friends, adjust to their new surroundings in the brash environment of Flatbush, Brooklyn. A raw portrayal of city life, Flatbush Misdemeanors explores two friends seeking to climb out of their heads and connect with others, personally and professionally.

Awards:
-Official Selection, Slamdance Film Festival, '18
-Official Selection, New York Television Festival, '17
-Official Selection, Mammoth Lakes Film Festival, '18
-Official Selection, Pilot Light TV Festival, '18
-WINNER: Grand Jury Prize for "Best Narrative Short" at Florida Film Festival, '18
-WINNER: "Best North American Short" & "Best Film Script" at London x4 Short Film Festival, '17
-WINNER: "Best Ensemble", Brooklyn Web Fest, '17
-WINNER: 1st Place, "Best Pilot" at Channel 101 NY, April '17
-"Best Writing (Comedy)" Nominee at Indie Series Awards, '18
-"Best Lead Actor in a Comedy: Dan Perlman" Nominee at Indie Series Awards, '18
-"Best Writing (Comedy)" Nominee, International Academy of Web Television, '17
-"Best Pilot" Nominee, die Seriale, '18
-"Best Pilot" Nominee, NYC Web Fest, '17
-Top 5 Comedy Short at Montreal Just For Laughs, Kevin Hart's LOL Network, '17

A double-date goes off-track when one couple tries to figure out, 'When's our anniversary again?'
Finalist: New York Television Festival & TruTV's Comedy Breakout Initiative, March '17

Dan Perlman & Kevin Iso co-created & wrote MODERATELY FUNNY, featured on CollegeHumor.

Challenged with breathing life into a failing public library branch, three staffers try to manage daily turmoil while never raising their voices. CHECKED OUT was chosen as part of the 2016 NYTVF+ Pitch.

Dan shows off his Tour Guide skills in the beloved QUICK TOURS series of places & things.

EMAIL DAN DIRECTLY: DANJPERL@GMAIL.COM