George Lopez: Alllriiiighhttt!
George Lopez's illustrious and multi-faceted career encompasses television, film, standup comedy and late-night television. He broke ground for Latin comics by embracing his ethnicity and confronting racial stereotypes head-on. His original comedy special "We'll Do it for Half," for Netflix premiered globally in 2020. Before that, Lopez joined Eddie Griffin, D.L. Hughley and Cedric the Entertainer onstage for "The Comedy Get Down," which inspired a scripted comedy series based on the tour for BET. In 2017, Lopez completed a nationwide tour for "The Wall World."
Lopez has four HBO specials to his credit: "The Wall" (2017), "It's Not Me" (2012), "Tall, Dark and Chicano" (2009), which was also GRAMMY-nominated for Best Comedy Album and "American's Mexican" (2007). He performed as part of HBO and TBS's "Comic Relief 2006." His acclaimed comedy concert, "Why You Crying?" debuted on Showtime in 2004, and also entered The New York Times Bestsellers Top 20 List. He released his third standup CD, "El Mas Chingon," in 2006, which also earned Lopez his second GRAMMY nomination in the category of Best Comedy Album. In 2004, he was nominated for a GRAMMY in the same category for his CD "Team Leader.