Dennis Jay Funny

Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Any Given Sunday (1999) | A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014) | Men in Black 3 (2012)
NICKNAMEs  
D.J. Funny, Funny, Mr. Funny
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 35-41
GUILDS *
SCREEN ACTORS GUILD
ETHNICITY *
African American | Other
HAIR *
Black (Long)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
217 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Athletic
VOICE TYPE *
Bass
UNIQUE TRAITS *
Twin
ATHLETICS *
Baseball | Football | Rollerblading | Basketball | Golf | Boxing | Swimming | Cycling | Ice Skating | Weight Lifting | Snowboarding | Yoga | Tennis | Aerobics | Surfing | Martial Arts | Soccer | Track & Field  Less
ACCENTS *
Southern | Spanish | British | New York (Bronx) | Puerto Rican | New York (Brooklyn) | Australian  Less
LANGUAGES *
Spanish | Yiddish | Pig Latin | Spanglish | In tongues | French  Less
INSTRUMENTS *
Trumpet | Percussion
DANCE *
Disco | Tango | Ballroom | Club/Freestyle | Hip Hop | Waltz | Salsa | hustle | Running Man | Wop | Hula  Less
WORK HISTORY *
Television | Film | Voice Over | Music Video | Commercial | Internet | Theater | Industrial | Radio  Less
JOB TYPES *
Acting | Writing | Producing | Stunts | Directing | Production  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
(with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

Filmography Filter

Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for The After PartyThe After Party Johnny Strip Club (uncredited)  Less 2018 Post-Prod
Past Film & Video (20 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for A Walk Among the TombstonesA Walk Among the Tombstones AA Speaker  Less 2014 $28MM $26MM / —
  • Primary photo for Deliver Us from EvilDeliver Us from Evil Superintendent (stairs) (uncredited)  Less 2014 $30MM $31MM / $88MM
  • Primary photo for Men in Black 3Men in Black 3 Huey Newton, Black Panther (uncredited)  Less 2012 $225MM $179MM / $624MM
  • Primary photo for The SitterThe Sitter Smooth bar dude (uncredited)  Less 2011 $31MM / —
  • Primary photo for ArthurArthur AA member (uncredited)  Less 2011 $40MM $33MM / $46MM
  • Primary photo for The FighterThe Fighter King, Ring Girl Escort (uncredited)  Less 2010 $25MM $94MM / $129MM
  • Primary photo for Going the DistanceGoing the Distance Construction worker, diner (uncredited)  Less 2010 $32MM $18MM / —
  • Primary photo for TendernessTenderness Cook (uncredited)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The ReboundThe Rebound Party Guy (uncredited)  Less 2009 — / $22MM
  • Primary photo for New York City SerenadeNew York City Serenade Bar Patron (uncredited)  Less 2007 $1.8MM
  • Primary photo for American LoserAmerican Loser AA Member (uncredited)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Apartment 309Apartment 309 (Short) NYPD Officer: D. Jayyef  Less 2007 $10K
  • Primary photo for Across the UniverseAcross the Universe Detroit Bus Passenger (uncredited)  Less 2007 $45MM $24MM / $29MM
  • Primary photo for AnamorphAnamorph Detective (uncredited)  Less 2007 $6K / —
  • Primary photo for Chapter 27Chapter 27 Lennon Groupie (uncredited)  Less 2007 CAD 5MM $56K / —
  • Primary photo for A CrimeA Crime Diner Dollar Cabbie (uncredited)  Less 2006 $7MM
  • Primary photo for World Trade CenterWorld Trade Center Musical hipster, subway (uncredited)  Less 2006 $63MM $70MM / $163MM
  • Primary photo for PrimePrime Tower Records Window Shopper (uncredited)  Less 2005 $23MM / $68MM
  • Primary photo for 30 Years to Life30 Years to Life Co-Worker #3 (as Dennis Funny)  Less 2001 $104K / —
  • Primary photo for Any Given SundayAny Given Sunday Jose Giles - #47 Shark Football Player (uncredited)  Less 1999 $55MM $76MM / $100MM
Past Television (17 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Flight of the ConchordsFlight of the Conchords (TV Series) Rapper #1 / Bohemian Dude (2 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007–2009 2
    • Tough Brets (Feb 1, 2009) Rapper #1 (uncredited)  Less
    • Mugged (Jul 1, 2007) Bohemian Dude (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Lipstick JungleLipstick Jungle (TV Series) Paparazzi (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for America's Most WantedAmerica's Most Wanted (TV Series) Onlooker (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for The Naked Brothers BandThe Naked Brothers Band (TV Series) Flash, the paparazzi (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for KidnappedKidnapped (TV Series) Officer Jayef (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Impasse (Jul 23, 2007) Officer Jayef (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for TravelerTraveler (TV Series) Bridge Walker (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • The Out (Jun 13, 2007) Bridge Walker (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Knights of ProsperityThe Knights of Prosperity (TV Series) Coney Island Promoter (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Operation: Ralph (Jan 31, 2007) Coney Island Promoter (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Life SupportLife Support (TV Movie) AIDS Patient (uncredited)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for 3 lbs.3 lbs. (TV Series) Street Musician (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
    • Of Two Minds (Nov 21, 2006) Street Musician (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Rescue MeRescue Me (TV Series) Inmate 4706 (2 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006 2
    • Hell (Aug 22, 2006) Inmate 4706 (uncredited)  Less
    • Twilight (Aug 15, 2006) Inmate 4706 (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Love MonkeyLove Monkey (TV Series) Tech Guy (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
    • The Window (Apr 27, 2006) Tech Guy (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Criminal IntentLaw & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series) Lydia's Voodoo Client (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
    • The Healer (Apr 23, 2006) Lydia's Voodoo Client (as Dennis Funny)  Less
  • Primary photo for ConvictionConviction (TV Series) Perp (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
    • Denial (Mar 17, 2006) Perp (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Hamas Soldier (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for DriftDrift (TV Movie) CSU Photographer (uncredited)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for EdEd (TV Series) Radio Station Salesman (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
    • Pressure Points (Jan 23, 2004) Radio Station Salesman (as Dennis Funny)  Less
  • Primary photo for Sex and the CitySex and the City (TV Series) Joe Dealer (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
Self (4 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

CommercialsCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Pepsi Max - NY Jets * – NY Jets - Player #7 Joe Pytka
FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • The Bleeder * – Heckler - Bear fight Philippe Falardeau
  • Barry * – Subway rider Vikram Gandhi
  • Wolves * – W.4th Street Basketball player Bart Freundlich
  • Black Nativity (2014) * – Ray (holding cellmate) Kasi Lemmons
  • A Walk Among the Tombstones * – Thomas, AA Speaker Scott Frank
  • Deliver Us From Evil * – Superintendent (stairs) Scott Derrickson
  • Men in Black 3 - IMAX 3D * – Huey Newton (Black Panther Leader) Barry Sonnenfeld
  • Metallica Through The Never - IMAX 3D * – Chris Crowbar - Rioter Nimród Antal
  • Can a Song Save Your Life? * – Union Square Police Officer John Carney
  • Thanks For Sharing * – ecstatic dancer Stuart Blumberg
  • Greetings from Tim Buckley * – Junk-Light, Roadie Daniel Algrant
  • Meet Dave * – Basketball dribbler (Times Square) Brian Robbins
  • The Winning Season * – Indian Chief Mascot James C. Strouse
  • You Bury Your Own * – NYPD Officer Dennis Robert Wilson
  • The Sitter * – Bohemian Bar dude David Gordon Green
  • The Fighter * – King (Ring Girl Escort) David O. Russell
  • Arthur * – AA member Jason Winer
  • Taking of Pelham 123 * – NYPD Sharpshooter (hotel) Tony Scott
  • Going the Distance * – Construction worker (diner) Nanette Burstein
  • School For Scoundrels * – Basketball player Todd Phillips
  • World Trade Center * – Hipster (subway platform) Oliver Stone
  • 30 Years To Life * – Co-Worker #3 Middleton
  • Any Given Sunday * – Joe Giles #47 (Shark Football Player) Oliver Stone
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • GOTHAM * – Henchman s1e2 s2e6,15,22 s3e4&5 FOX
  • The Night Of * – Slasher inmate HBO
  • Nurse Jackie, season1-7 * – Jay - Orderly, Hospital Core Staff Showtime
  • Elementary (pilot) * – NYPD crime scene CBS
  • Person of Interest (pilot) * – Con Edison hero CBS/ JJ Abrams - Producer
  • Smash (pilot) * – Whistling Construction Foreman NBC
  • The Americans sn1ep3 * – 'Speedy' (KGB asset/Gregory's Driver) FX network
  • The Following s1e12 * – Albany robbery bystander FOX tv
  • White Collar (s02e11) * – Ganz Gang USA network
  • WEEDS, s7e1 * – Religious Bus Hipster Showtime
  • Are We There Yet s02e03 * – Tad - Club Bouncer TBS/ Alfonso Riberio
  • How To Make It In America, s1ep#5 * – 'Bill' - 3Card Monte dealer HBO/Julian Farino
  • Flight of the Conchords season2 ep#3 * – Rapper #1 HBO
  • Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares * – Himself PJ's Steakhouse, FOX season4
  • Mercy * – Anon - Core hospital staff NBC
  • Law & Order SVU * – NYPD NBC
  • HBO First Look : Any Given Sunday * – Himself HBO/Oliver Stone

Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute * Troy, NY
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • Art Institute Of New York City * New York City
  • Private Coaching * – scene & character study, Robert McCarthy
  • NYC Center of Cinematic & Theatrical Combat * – stage combat New York City
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute * Troy, NY
  • The Screen Actors Guild Conservatory * Los Angeles New York City

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

Interview on: HBO 'How To Make It In America' Sn1Ep5 as Dollar 'Bill'
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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