5 Things To Know About George Lopez

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 09:  Comedian George Lopez performs onstage during the Natural Resources Defense Council's "NRDC's Night of Comedy" Benefit with Seth Meyers, John Oliver, George Lopez, Mike Birbiglia and Hasan Minhaj on November 9, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for The Natural Resources Defense Council)

5 Things To Know About George Lopez

He's not just an expert at comedy but quite the television entrepreneur as well!

Published November 14, 2017

  1. TV Expert

    He's an American comedian, actor and talk show host. He is known for starring in his self-produced ABC sitcom George Lopez.

  2. Deeply rooted
    "The Comedy Get Down" episode 106 - D.L. Hughley, Cedric the Entertainer, and George Lopez. (Photo: Lara Solanki/BET)

    His stand-up comedy examines race and ethnic relations, including Mexican-American culture. 

  3. award-winning
    LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 30:  George Lopez arrives for the George Lopez Foundation 10th Anniversary Celebration Party at Baltaire on April 30, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Gabriel Olsen/FilmMagic)

    Lopez has received several honors for his work and contributions to the Latino community, including the 2003 Imagen Vision Award, the 2003 Latino Spirit Award for Excellence in Television and the National Hispanic Media Coalition Impact Award. He was also named one of "The Top 25 Hispanics in America" by Time magazine in 2005.

  4. author
    "The Comedy Get Down" episode 101 - George Lopez and Charlie Murphy. (Photo: Lara Solanki/BET)

    Lopez's autobiography Why You Crying was published by the Touchstone/Fireside division of Simon & Schuster. It placed in the New York Times Best Sellers top twenty. The book is co-written by Armen Keteyian

  5. what's his role in the crew?

    On BET's The Comedy Get Down, George is the life of the party and an instigator. He's good with the ladies...or so we thought? 

Written by BET Staff


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