Dion Flynn

About Dion

Dion Flynn is a comic actor and writer who looks like if Obama had a baby with The Grinch. He’s best known as President Obama on The Tonight Show and has over 40 appearances as 8 different characters on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. His voice-overs and on-camera national commercials have paid many bills. Dion also performs stand-up and improv all over NYC and beyond — serving overseas as soldier and performer in the US Army. Heck, he even starred in a McDonald’s industrial directed by Spike Lee. Dion holds a BA in Theater (SUNY) and MFA in acting from NYU. His theater history includes Shakespeare in the Park, The Public Theater and The Guthrie. Dion is half of the improv team of Farahnakian and Flynn, co-creator of Clanging w/Josh and Dion with How I Met Your Mother star Josh Radnor and a principal member of NYC’s longest running improv ensemble: Big Black Car.