Perri Pierre

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Perri Pierre
Perri Pierre and Lauren Francesca.jpg
Pierre, From the movie Three of One Kind.
Born (1988-12-28) December 28, 1988 (age 29)
New York City, United States
Alma mater Queens College (B.A.)
Pepperdine University (M.F.A. student)
Occupation Actor, producer
Years active 2009–present
Website http://www.perripierre.com

Perri Pierre (born December 28, 1988) is an American filmmaker and actor of Haitian descent.

Biography[edit]

Pierre was born in Brooklyn, New York and grew up in Les Cayes.[1] After studying drama and theatre at Queens College, he decided to focus solely on film.

In 2011, he wrote, directed, and starred in his first production, J-12,[1] which aired on national television in 2013. He produced and starred in his second production, Three Of One Kind, with which he won his first award, a People's Choice Award from the International Movie Trailer Festival.[2]

In February 2013, Pierre starred in and produced Addiction, which was released in select theaters in New York and Los Angeles that summer.[3][4] The DVD came out on Amazon.com on February 11, 2014.[5]

Filmography[edit]

Acting Credits

Year Title Details Broadcast
2013 Addiction - Short Film Completed In Select Theaters in Los Angeles and New York
2013 Three Of One Kind - Feature Film Completed Film Festivals
2011 J-12 Completed Film Festivals & National TV Program (BadamiTV)
2009 Law & Order : SVU - "Sugar"[dubious ] Completed National TV
2009 Cupid[dubious ] Completed TV

Awards[edit]

  • 2012 International Movie Trailer Festival - People's Choice Award - J-12[2]
  • 2014 Nollywood and African People's Choice Awards - Favorite Short Film - J-12[6]
  • 2916 Black Reel Awards - Exceptional Independent Short Film - Addiction[7]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Haïti-USA-cinéma: Un jeune acteur haïtien intéresse Hollywood". Haiti Press Network (in French). November 11, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Haïti-USA-cinéma: Perri Pierre remporte le 'People's Choice Award'". Haiti Press Network (in French). June 5, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Haïti-USA-cinéma: 'Addiction', le dernier film de l'haïtien Perri Pierre, au cinéma à Hollywood". Haiti Press Network (in French). April 16, 2013. 
  4. ^ "In theaters: Addiction". Village Voice. Archived from the original on October 7, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Haïti-USA-cinéma: 'Addiction', prêt en DVD et en vidéo pour les amants du 7e art". Haiti Press Network (in French). February 12, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Ciné-USA-Afrique: Le film J-12 de Perri Pierre remporte le People's choice award à l'Africain Oscars". Haiti Press Network (in French). June 12, 2014. 
  7. ^ "Haïti-USA-Ciné: 'Addiction' de Perri Pierre remporte un 'Black Reel Awards'". Haiti Press Network (in French). February 19, 2016.