Cedric the Entertainer

Screenwriter / Film Director | * 04/24/1964 (57) | Missouri (United States of America (USA))
Cedric Antonio Kyles (born April 24, 1964), better known by his stage name Cedric the Entertainer, is an American actor, stand-up comedian, and game show host. He hosted BET's ComicView during the 1993–1994 season and Def Comedy Jam in 1995. He is best known for co-starring with Steve Harvey on The WB sitcom The Steve Harvey Show, as one of The Original Kings of Comedy, and for starring as Eddie Walker in Barbershop. He hosted the 12th season of the daytime version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire in 2013–14 and starred in the TV Land original series The Soul Man, which aired from 2012 to 2016. He has also done voice work for Ice Age, the Madagascar film series, Charlotte's Web, Planes and ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Documentaries

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Movies with Cedric the Entertainer as Actor(65)

as himself2021 Protect or Neglect
as Coroner Jake Miles2021 A Fall from Grace
as Reverend Ralph Abernathy2021 Son of the South
as Billy G.2020 The Opening Act
as himself2019 #NoJoke
as himself2019 #NoJoke
as Pastor Joel Jeffers2017 First Reformed
as Moon (voice)2017 Summer Camp Island
as himself2017 Dying Laughing
as himself2017 Def Comedy Jam 25
as Lou Dunne2016 Why Him?
as Father Doug2014 A Haunted House 2
as Leadbottom (voice)2014 Planes: Fire & Rescue
as Jazzy Dee2014 Top Five
as Father Williams2013 A Haunted House
as Maurice (voice)2013 Madly Madagascar
as Maintenance Man2013 Caught on Tape
as Richard McIver2012 Grassroots
as Maurice (voice)2012 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted
as Detective2012 Dance Fu
as Lamar2011 Larry Crowne
as Maurice2009 Merry Madagascar
as Professor Shockworthy2009 All's Faire in Love
as himself2009 All Star Comedy Jam
as Scribble2008 Street Kings
as Clyde Stubb2008 Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins
as Willie Dixon2008 Cadillac Records
as Maurice (voice)2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
as 'Nighthawk' Bob Terry2007 Talk to Me
as Jake Rodgers2007 Code Name: The Cleaner
as Golly the Goose (voice)2006 Charlotte's Web
as Maurice (voice)2005 Madagascar
as Sin LaSalle2005 Be Cool
as Ralph Kramden2005 The Honeymooners
as Percy Stevens2005 Man of the House
as Nate Johnson / Uncle Earl2004 Johnson Family Vacation
as Gus Petch2003 Intolerable Cruelty
as Carl (voice)2002 Ice Age
as Ray Harris2002 Serving Sara
as Eddie2002 Barbershop
as Rev. Hooker2001 Kingdom Come
as Zoo Bear #1 (voice)2001 Dr. Dolittle 2
as Reverend2000 Big Momma's House
as Bo1998 Ride

TV Shows/Series with Cedric the Entertainer as Actor(30)

Movies with Cedric the Entertainer as Crew(6)

Directing/Director2012 Dance Fu
Production/Executive Producer2009 All Star Comedy Jam
Production/Producer2004 Johnson Family Vacation
Writing/Writer2000 The Original Kings of Comedy

TV Shows/Series with Cedric the Entertainer as Crew(1)

Production/Executive Producer2018 The Neighborhood

Born: Friday, 04/24 1964 (April) in Missouri (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 57 years + 271 days)
Zodiac sign: Taurus (Chinese zodiac sign: Dragon)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Southeast Missouri State University, Berkeley High School
Member of: Kappa Alpha Psi
Other names for Cedric the Entertainer (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Cedric Antonio Kyles"
"Cedric Kyles"
Cedric the Entertainer frequently works together with these people:
Chris Rock (13x, Actor)
Tom McGrath (11x, Actor)
William Shatner (11x, Actor)
Wayne Brady (11x, Actor)
John Cena (10x, Actor)
Nick Cannon (10x, Actor)
D. L. Hughley (10x, Actor)
Ryan Seacrest (10x, Actor)
Anthony Anderson (9x, Actor)
Martin Short (9x, Actor)
Tyra Banks (9x, Actress)
Regis Philbin (9x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:3698, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 12/22/2021