George Edward Lopez (born April 23, 1961)  is an American comedian and actor. He is known for starring in his self-produced ABC sitcom. His stand-up comedy examines race and ethnic relations, including Mexican American culture. Lopez has received several honors for his work and contributions to the Latino community, including the 2003 Imagen ...
ABOUT GEORGE. George Lopez’s illustrious and multi-faceted career encompasses television, film, standup comedy, and late-night television. Lopez begins shooting the pilot for his upcoming NBC comedy Lopez vs Lopez featuring his real-life daughter, Mayan Lopez later this fall. The sitcom about a blue-collar family is set to premiere in 2022.
Mar 27, 2002 · 99+ Photos Comedy Drama Comedian George Lopez stars as a Los Angeles manufacturing plant manager attempting to deal with his wacky family along with other random mishaps. Creators Robert Borden Bruce Helford George Lopez Stars George Lopez Constance Marie Luis Armand Garcia See production, box office & company info Watch on Peacock
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George Lopez, Producer: George Lopez. George Lopez was born on April 23, 1961, in Mission Hills, Los Angeles, California, the son of Frieda and Anatasio Lopez, a migrant worker. He is of Mestizo Mexican descent. He was deserted by his father when he was two months old and by his mother when he was 10 years old, but was raised by his maternal grandmother, Benita Gutierrez, a factory ...
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Born on April 23, 1961, in Mission Hills, California. Lopez has built a successful career by finding the humor in his difficult childhood and in the Mexican-American community in general. Abandoned by his mother, he was raised by his maternal grandmother, who was a factory worker, and her second husband, a construction worker. Lopez's grandparents ...
Lopez began his stand-up career in the 1980s. He appeared on shows like Comedy Club and The Arsenio Hall Show. By the late 1980s, Lopez was a successful comedian, playing clubs around the country and appearing on television shows and comedy specials. He released his first comedy album, Alien Nation, in 1996. A few years later, in 2001, he released ...
In 2002, with help from actress Sandra Bullock, he became one of the few Latinos to star in a television comedy series with the launch of George Lopezon ABC. The sitcom, which featured the comedian as a factory worker and family man, aired until May 2007.
'Lopez Tonight' and 'Lopez'
With the debut of Lopez Tonight on TBS in November 2009, Lopez made TV history as the first Latino to host a late-night talk show on an American network. However, Lopez Tonight's ratings suffered after being pushed back to accommodate Conan O'Brien's show, leading to its cancellation in August 2011. The comedian returned to television in 2016 with Lopez, a sitcom based largely on his experiences as a middle-aged man juggling work and relationships. The program aired for two seasons on TV Land...
Lopez married Ann Serrano in 1993. The couple's daughter, Mayan, was born in 1996. In 2010, Lopez announced that the pair had decided to part ways. Lopez faced some health challenges in 2005. Suffering from a genetic disorder, which caused his kidneys to deteriorate, Lopez received a kidney transplant that year. His wife, Ann, was the donor. The co...
Mini Bio (1) George Lopez was born on April 23, 1961, in Mission Hills, Los Angeles, California, the son of Frieda and Anatasio Lopez, a migrant worker. He is of Mestizo Mexican descent.