CEDRIC the Entertainer’s SOLO COMEDY SHOW comes to Savannah, on October 22nd at The Johnny Mercer Theater.
Cedric Antonio Kyles, better known by the stage name Cedric the Entertainer, is an American actor, comedian, director, and game show host. He was originally the host on It’s Showtime at the Apollo. He was born April 24, 1964 (age 51), in Jefferson City, Missouri.
Cedric & Friends Gala featuring PATTI LABELLE was held recently at the Peabody Opera House in St. Louis. The annual fundraising gala featured performances by Cedric and legendary musical artist Patti LaBelle for an evening of entertainment. The event is a celebration of women’s health services offered at the upcoming Rosetta Boyce Kyles’ Womens Pavilion at SSM Health Center St. Mary’s Hospital (in St. Louis), to be named in honor of Cedric’s mother.
Charismatic actor/ comedian CEDRIC “THE ENTERTAINER” is best known for his many crowd-pleasing performances in such hit films as BARBERSHOP, BE COOL with John Travolta, MADAGASCAR, INTOLERABLE CRUELTY with George Clooney, JOHNSON FAMILY VACATION (the 2004 box office hit in which Cedric was both star and producer), and THE ORIGINAL KINGS OF COMEDY (MTV’S phenomenally successful documentary feature directed by Spike Lee), to name a few.
Cedric’s hit comedy series “THE SOUL MAN” on TV Land was just picked-up for SEASON 5 ! Cedric is Star, Executive Producer, and Co-Creator of the popular sitcom. — Cedric portrays the funny, quirky character “Reverend Boyce ‘The Voice’ Ballentine”, a former “big sexy” R&B music super-star turned minister!! Cedric shares the marquee with popular comedic actress Niecy Nash who plays his wife “Lolli”. Also, Sherri Shepherd joined the cast last season in a recurring role as his pain-in-theneck cousin “Nikki” who has definitely over-stayed her welcome! (Wednesdays at 10:30pm on TV Land)
Tickets on sale now at Savannah Civic Center Box Office; online at www.etix.com. Charge by phone at 800-351-7469.