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Everyone in Katy Perry’s “Swish Swish” Video (and Where You Know Them From)

All the Celeb Cameos in Katy
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* Katy Perry releases long-awaited video for her hit song, “Swish Swish”
* Latest single from her best-selling album, “Witness”
* Cameos from actors, athletes and social media stars

Katy Perry packs some serious star power into her brand new video for “Swish Swish.” The video, which dropped today, is the latest release from Perry’s album, “Witness,” which debuted at #1 on the charts in June.

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I really don't know much of KP'so work but I decided to have a look and listen...

The basketball-themed video features Perry and her team, “The Tigers,” facing off against “The Sheep.” Celeb cameos are aplenty in this video, with actors, musicians, athletes and social media stars forming the lineup for both teams. There’s even a “half-time show” performance from Nicki Minaj, who is featured on the track.

Watch the “Swish Swish” video below, then scroll down to see the full cast of characters, with links to where you may know them from.

The Tigers:
Katy Perry
Molly Shannon (Saturday Night Live, Superstar)
Gaten Matarazzo (Stranger Things)
Jenna Ushkowitz (Glee)
Dexter Mayfield (Actor, choreographer and plus-size model)
Christine Sydelko (YouTuber and comedian)
Russel Horning (Dancer best known as the “Backpack Kid“)

The Sheep:
Terry Crews (Brooklyn Nine Nine)
Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson (“The Mountain” from Game of Thrones)
Iris Kyle (Professional female bodybuilder)

Other Cameos:
Bill Walton (NBA sportscaster)
Rich Eisen (NFL sportscaster)
Carter Wilkerson (the guy who asked Wendy’s for chicken nuggets on Twitter – yes, that guy. And he’s in the video eating chicken nuggets)
Joey Chestnut (world champion competitive eater)
Doug the Pug (famous dog on social media and the internet)
Sydelle Noel, Britney Young, Kia Steves, Jackie Tohn (actors on TV show, Glow)
Rob Gronkowski​ (tight end for New England Patriots)
Karl-Anthony Towns (power forward for Minnesota Timberwolves)
Nicki Minaj (stream and download her latest releases here)

Perry is slated to host the 2017 MTV Awards this weekend. She’s facing some stiff competition for social buzz right now though, as her famous rival Taylor Swift just announced the title of her new album and dropped a couple teasers earlier this week. Game on.

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