Kalen Allen, who was found as a digital creator by Ellen DeGeneres, has signed with WME.
The actor, producer, singer-songwriter and TV persona broke out when a viral Kalen Reacts meals video caught DeGeneres’ eye and landed Allen a visitor look on The Ellen Present. That became a deal for Allen as a visitor contributor for the present and its digital platforms.
Allen gained a 2020 Webby Award for his weekly digital sequence OMKalen and he was nominated for Greatest YouTube Comic on the 2019 Shorty Awards. He has additionally appeared on Amazon Prime’s With Love and HBO Max’s A Black Woman Sketch Present.
And Allen has been a choose on Meals Community’s Cakealikes and Grocery store Stakeout, and he hosted Buddy vs Duff. He made his characteristic performing debut in Seth Rogen’s 2020 An American Pickle pic for HBO Max, and his music debut got here together with his vacation album For Christmas Sake!
Allen helps nonprofits corresponding to The Level Basis, The Trevor Mission, GLSEN, GLAAD, and Higher Brothers LA. He’s a graduate of Temple College and is presently enrolled within the masters in journalism program at NYU.
Allen continues to be represented by 3 Arts and Hansen, Jacobson, Teller, Hoberman, Newman, Warren, Richman, Rush, Kaller, Gellman, Meigs & Fox.