Katy Perry Last Friday Night
Katy Perry won five awards at the 2012 People’s Choice Awards announced this week, including Favorite Music Video for “Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.). The 8 minute video features Katy Perry as Kathy Beth Terry, a dorky teen the morning after a house party that went out of control, with cameo appearances from Friday Friday Rebecca Black, Uncle Kenny G on sax, Darren Criss (Glee star), Kevin McHale as Everett McDonald, Corey Feldman and Debbie Gibson as Mom and Dad, Richie Nuzzolese as “The Jock”, and Hanson as house band. Perry also was recognized for Favorite Female Artist, Favorite Tour Headliner, Favorite TV Guest Star (How I Met Your Mother), and Favorite Song of the Year (E.T. with Kanye West).
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Katy Perry built up anticipation for the Last Friday Night video release in June with a series of teasers featuring characters from the music video, including Kathy Terry, Everett McDonald, Kenny G and Steve Johnson. Kathy Beth Terry has her own Twitter account and Facebook page.
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Everett McDonald talks about the love of his life. Click on the image below to play the video in YouTube
Kathy Terry on Everett. Click on the image below to play the Get Off Me Everett! video in YouTube
Why Kathy Beth Terry lost the Best Tri-State Beauty Pageant to Rebecca. Click on the image below to play the 8th Grade Is Still Weird video in YouTube
Click on the image below to play the Uncle Kenny G video in YouTube
Click on the image below to play the I Go for Steve Johnson video in YouTube
Click on the image below to play the Jocks video in YouTube
Filming was shot by director Marc Klasfeld via Rockhard Films with producer John Winter, director of photography Damian Acevedo, executive producer Nicole Acacio, production designer Benji Bamps. Post production was done at Bonch by editor Richard Alarcon, VFX supervisor Bill Pollock, and by colorist Dave Hussey at Company 3. EMI commissioner was Danny Lockwood.
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