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George Lopez is a multi-talented entertainer whose career encompasses television, film, stand-up comedy and late-night television. For two seasons, Lopez hosted the TBS late night talk show Lopez Tonight, which represented his return to series television after his groundbreaking hit sitcom George Lopez, which ran for six seasons on ABC.
Lopez is currently on his stand-up comedy tour, The Comedy Get Down, with Charlie Murphy, Eddie Griffin, D.L. Hughley, and Cedric the Entertainer in arenas across the country. Lopez is also starring in his new comedy series, Lopez on TV Land.
Most recently, George produced and starred in the Lionsgate inspirational drama, Spare Parts, as well as the FX comedy series Saint George. He released his second memoir and debuted his third solo stand-up special, It’s Not Me, It’s You, on HBO. Lopez also voiced animated characters in a string of animated blockbuster films including Rafael in Rio and Rio 2, Thurman in Escape from Planet Earth, Grouchy Smurf in The Smurfs, and The Beverly Hills Chihuahua. His other most recent film credits include the box-office hit Valentine's Day, Swing Vote, Henry Poole Is Here and Balls of Fury.
Lopez has risen to become one of the premier comedic talents in the entertainment industry. His stand-up albums have received raving reviews, earning him three Grammy nominations for “Best Comedy Album.” George’s autobiography titled Why You Crying?, entered The New York Times Bestsellers Top 20 list. Time magazine named him one of the “25 Most Influential Hispanics in America,” and the Harris Poll named him one of the “Top Ten Favorite Television Personalities.”