Mostly Credited As: Kevin Pereira
Sometimes Credited As: K-Per
Birth Name: Kevin Elder Pereira
Date Of Birth: December 28, 1982 (Age 31)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: San Leandro, California
Height: 5' 10" (1.77 m)
Kevin went to Deer Valley High in Antioch, California where at the age of fourteen he launched a gaming, music and internet-culture related radio show, using the Real/Audio format, named "Pointless Audio". He hosted the show under the pseudonym Captain Immy. The show featured many prank calls and was hosted on such gaming sites as PlanetQuake and ShugaShack (now ShackNews). It later evolved into Pointless TV.
When Kevin "Captain Immy" Pereira began creating short films for his high school video productions class. One of his projects featured on his now defunct comedy site, lickmysweaty.com, earned him three California Media Festival awards and allowed him to gain a full grant to the Academy of Arts College in San Francisco, California, where he studied film and television production for three and a half months.
After that he worked at an ISP as a network administrator for five years and at a county-wide government television network, decided to pursue a career at G4. He co-hosted many G4 Shows (such as "Arena" and "Pulse"). When G4 merged with TechTV, they fired many employees, however Kevin Pereira was safe. He now hosts one of G4's most popular shows, "Attack of the Show"
Here is an excerpt from the biography section at Kevin Pereira's official blog...
"My name is Kevin Pereira.
I host a daily, live television show on G4tv, called "Attack of the Show".
I like cereal.
I play the drums, loudly.
I also play play the keyboard, and write music.
I like Japanese food, and women.
All types of women, not just Japanese... to clarify.
I'm into technology and all things "internet".
I like video games, to the point of obsession.
I have the knees of a forty year old.
Yet I still love to dance.
I drink. Vodka. Often.
But I'm happy.
That's all, thanks for reading!"