|Born||August 8, 1959|
|Occupation||Film critic, editor, blogger, actor|
|Alma mater||William Paterson University|
Kenny served as a critic and editor at the film magazine Premiere from 1996 until it ceased publication in 2007. Along with his duties at MSN, Kenny also contributes to a variety of publications and websites.
Kenny attended William Paterson University, where he majored in English literature. He joined the staff of Premiere in June 1996 after having worked as a freelance film and music critic for several publications, including The Village Voice. One of Kenny's first assignments for the magazine was editing David Foster Wallace's "David Lynch Keeps His Head," which would later be collected in Wallace's book A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again.
Kenny writes two weekly columns for the film website The Auteurs, entitled Tuesday Morning Foreign Region DVD Report and Topics/Questions/Exercises of the Week.
Kenny lives in Brooklyn with his wife.
- "Some Came Running". Homepage of Glenn Kenny's blog.
- Gleiberman, Owen; Kenny, Glenn; Corliss, Richard (July 13, 2004). "Gunarina / Summer Movie Panel". The Charlie Rose Show. Archived from the original on 2012-04-02. http://web.archive.org/web/20120402211717/http://www.charlierose.com/guest/view/1427.