Philadelphia native and Universal Music/Interscope Records Recording artist, Cody Wise, an accomplished actor, dancer, and singer signed a record deal with Interscope Records, whose roster includes such major artists as Lady Gaga, Mary J. Blige, U2 and others. His debut cd is being produced by Will.I.Am, of the world re-known mega-group, The Black Eyed Peas. Cody has been in Los Angeles, co-writing, co-producing and recording music. Cody was also thrilled to be named as a “Creative Ambassador” by The Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corporation Philly 360°® campaign, earlier this year.
Among Cody’s many accomplishments include his performance in the role of “Eugene”, as an original cast member of the Tony-nominated play, “The Scottsboro Boys; “Young Simba”, in the Disney on Broadway’s, “The Lion King”, “Damn Yankees” and many other theatre productions. Cody was “Fritz” in the Pennsylvania Ballet “The Nutcracker” and can be seen dancing in the number 1 hit song video, “Party Rock Anthem” by LMFAO. He also appeared in episodes of “Sesame Street and “The Electric Factory”. He also recorded songs with Elmo and can be heard on the “Tickle Hand Elmo” DVD and “The Best of Elmo 2” DVD. And Cody has appeared in numerous print ads and television commercials such as Macy’s, Target and Toys ‘R Us”. Cody has also done many voice-overs and is “voice” on the Dutch Wonderland monorail.