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Chris Kelly is currently on the writing staff at SNL. He recently did punch-ups on the feature film "Anubis", and was a driving force as a writer on Comedy Central's "Broad City". Previously, he was a writer/director for "Funny or Die", head writer and director of The Onion Website, and a staff writer and director for The Onion News Network on IFC. He was also the head writer under Matt Besser on the Matt Besser Comedy Central pilot, "This Show Will Get You High". Chris is an avid performer, most recently selling out 90-minute one-man shows at UCB Chelsea and UCBLA. Chris runs the twitter account @YourAuntDianne and has a successful, award-winning blog. Chris also won a best humor writing Webby for "How To Get A Guy To Notice You While You're Having Sex With Him." Will Ferrell also won a Webby for acting in the Chris Kelly written Osama Bin Laden sketch he did in 2011.  See full bio on IMDb »

LATEST STORIES
  
Kris Kross Rapper Chris Kelly -- Official Cause of Death ... Drug Overdose

Kris Kross Rapper
Official Cause of Death Overdose

It's not surprising, but it's official ... Kris Kross rapper Chris Kelly died from a drug overdose.An investigator from the Fulton County Medical Examiner's Office in Atlanta said a toxicology… READ MORE >

Jermaine Dupri -- BACKWARD PANTS at Kris Kross Funeral [Photo]

Jermaine Dupri
BACKWARD PANTS at Kris Kross Funeral

The rumors were true ... Jermaine Dupri DID wear his pants backwards to Chris Kelly's funeral today as a tribute to the Kris Kross rapper, and TMZ has the pic. Dupri discovered Kris Kross… READ MORE >

- 347 days ago
Kris Kross Funeral -- Daddy Mac Breaks Down ... 'I Know Chris Is in Heaven'

Kris Kross Funeral
Daddy Mac Breaks Down 'I Know Chris Is in Heaven'

Kris Kross rapper Chris "Daddy Mac" Smith broke down in tears today during the funeral for his former KK partner Chris Kelly -- telling the congregation, "It's been like a struggle for me every… READ MORE >

- 347 days ago
Chris Kelly's Wake -- Tears, Forward Pants, Instrumental 'Jump'

Chris Kelly's Wake
Tears, Forward Pants, And a 'Jump' Instrumental

Chris Kelly's public wake is under way at a funeral home in Atlanta, GA ...  where mourners were greeted with an instrumental version of "Jump" ... TMZ has learned. Friends and family members… READ MORE >

- 348 days ago
Chris Kelly -- Tragic LAST VIDEO ... Drugged Out Rap Session

Chris Kelly
Tragic LAST VIDEO Drugged Out Rap Session

Hours before his death, a drugged out Chris Kelly attempted to rap ... and spit out lyrics about a room full of dead bodies ... and TMZ has the sad footage. The video -- shot in Kelly's… READ MORE >

- 350 days ago
Kris Kross Death -- Chris Kelly 911 Call

Kris Kross Death
911 Call

TMZ has obtained the 911 call placed moments after Kris Kross rapper Chris Kelly's unresponsive body was found Wednesday at his Georgia home.The caller appears to be Chris' mother, but it's not… READ MORE >

- 353 days ago
Kris Kross Death -- Reunion Concert Fueled Drug Spiral

Kris Kross Death
Reunion Concert Fueled Drug Spiral

Kris Kross' recent comeback ... and the money that came with it ... put Mac Daddy on a drug-fueled road to self-destruction, sources close to the deceased rapper tell TMZ.Sources tell us, Mac… READ MORE >

- 353 days ago
Deftones -- Hardcore Tribute to Kris Kross

Deftones
Hardcore Tribute to Kris Kross

Turns out ... the Deftones were big Kris Kross fans -- and last night, the hard rock band paid tribute to the memory of Chris Kelly with a hardcore tribute at their concert in St. Louis. The band… READ MORE >

- 354 days ago
Chris Kelly Death Police Report -- Cocaine and Heroin Suspected

'Kris Kross' Death
Cocaine & Heroin Suspected

UPDATE 11:22 AM PT -- A rep for the Fulton County Medical Examiner tells TMZ, the autopsy has been completed and there were no signs of trauma or foul play. The cause of death will be determined… READ MORE >

- 354 days ago
Jermaine Dupri -- DEVASTATED ... 'Chris Kelly Was Like a Son to Me'

Jermaine Dupri
DEVASTATED 'Chris Kelly Was Like a Son to Me'

Jermaine Dupri -- the guy who discovered Kris Kross -- says Chris Kelly was like a member of his family ... and he was crushed when he learned of his death. Dupri -- who was 18-years-old when he… READ MORE >

- 354 days ago

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