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About Cedric the Entertainer

Cedric The Entertainer is best known for his crowd-pleasing roles in the hit films "Barbershop" with Ice Cube, "Be Cool" with John Travolta, "Madagascar" (animated feature), "Intolerable Cruelty" with George Clooney and "The Original Kings of Comedy," MTV'S documentary feature directed by Spike Lee. Additionally, in April 2004, Cedric was star and producer of the box office hit "Johnson Family Vacation" (ranked the #1 comedy in America for two consecutive weeks).

On the big screen, Cedric has also been seen in "The Honeymooners" (in which he starred as Jackie Gleason's famed character "Ralph Cramden" with thumbs-up from Roger Ebert), "A Series of Unfortunate Events" with Jim Carrey, "Man of the House" with Tommy Lee Jones, "Barbershop 2," "Big Momma's House" with Martin Lawrence, "Kingdom Come" with Whoopi Goldberg, "Serving Sara" with Matthew Perry, as well as displaying tremendous vocal talent in "Dr. Doolittle 2" and "Ice Age."

He has also starred in "The Cleaner" opposite Lucy... Read More »

Cedric The Entertainer is best known for his crowd-pleasing roles in the hit films "Barbershop" with Ice Cube, "Be Cool" with John Travolta, "Madagascar" (animated feature), "Intolerable Cruelty" with George Clooney and "The Original Kings of Comedy," MTV'S documentary feature directed by Spike Lee. Additionally, in April 2004, Cedric was star and producer of the box office hit "Johnson Family Vacation" (ranked the #1 comedy in America for two consecutive weeks).

On the big screen, Cedric has also been seen in "The Honeymooners" (in which he starred as Jackie Gleason's famed character "Ralph Cramden" with thumbs-up from Roger Ebert), "A Series of Unfortunate Events" with Jim Carrey, "Man of the House" with Tommy Lee Jones, "Barbershop 2," "Big Momma's House" with Martin Lawrence, "Kingdom Come" with Whoopi Goldberg, "Serving Sara" with Matthew Perry, as well as displaying tremendous vocal talent in "Dr. Doolittle 2" and "Ice Age."

He has also starred in "The Cleaner" opposite Lucy Liu, "Mr. Lucky" co-starring Bruce Willis, "Johnson Family Vacation 2," "Flash" co-starring Nelly, "Preachin' Ain't Easy" and the animated feature "Charlotte's Web."

Cedric has celebrated many career successes spanning television, live performances and film. Some notable accolades include nabbing the AFTRA Award of Excellence in Television Programming for his Fox Television series "Cedric the Entertainer Presents" and a record-breaking four consecutive NAACP Image Awards for "Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series" for his portrayal of the lovable "Coach Cedric Robinson" on the WB's #1-rated "The Steve Harvey Show," which ran for six seasons. His first comedy book, "Grown-Ass Man," was released in January 2002 and sold out across the country. In 2001, a viewing audience of more than 144 million saw Cedric star in the Bud Light commercial that landed in the #1 spot during the Super Bowl broadcast (subsequently, USA Today dubbed him "Madison Avenue's Most Valuable Player"). And, in 1994, Cedric received the Richard Pryor Comic of the Year Award from Black Entertainment Television for his groundbreaking work as host of Def Comedy Jam and BET's Comic View (1994-95 season).

At the helm of his own production company, A Bird and a Bear Entertainment, Cedric develops and produces feature films. "Johnson Family Vacation" was the first feature under the new company.

As a philanthropist, Cedric founded The Cedric the Entertainer Charitable Foundation, which provides scholarships and outreach programs to enhance the lives of inner-city youth and their families in his hometown of St. Louis, MO. He plans to extend the foundation nationally.