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George Lopez

George Lopez (born April 23, 1961) is an American comedian, actor, and talk show host. He is mostly known for starring in his self-produced ABC sitcom George Lopez. His stand-up comedy examines race and ethnic relations, including Mexican American culture. He was the host of the late-night talk show Lopez Tonight on TBS until its cancellation on August 12, 2011. Lopez was born on April 23, 1961 in Mission Hills, California. 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 worker, and step-grandfather, Refugio Gutierrez, a construction worker. In 1999, Lopez hosted a major morning radio show for Clear Channel Communications in Los Angeles. He was the first Latino to have headlined the keystone morning radio slot on an English-language station in LA—the nation’s top radio market. In 2000, after several years of performing stand-up comedy, Lopez was approached by actress Sandra Bullock for Lopez to produce and star in a comedy. Bullock was concerned about the lack of Hispanic-oriented sitcoms on American television and pushed to get a sitcom on television that

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George Lopez -- 'Compton' Snub Proves It ... Indians Are Taking Over!! (VIDEO)

George Lopez
'Compton' Snub Proves It ... Indians Are Taking Over!!

We ain't come a long way, baby ... is what George Lopez takes from "Straight Outta Compton" getting zero Golden Globe nominations, but there's great news for transgenders and ... Indians. George… READ MORE >

George Lopez to Donald Trump -- F*** That Whore

George Lopez to Trump
F*** That Whore

George Lopez went on a full-scale attack in Arizona Saturday night, getting the audience to send a very loud message to Donald Trump ... "F*** that Puto." Lopez was clearly angered over Trump's… READ MORE >

- 205 days ago
George Lopez -- There Are Enough Racists for Donald Trump to Win (VIDEO)

George Lopez
There Are Enough Racists For Donald Trump to Win

George Lopez is taking a stand against Donald Trump -- and asking all Latinos to boycott him -- but also admits Trump's "punking" all the other Republican candidates, and might even… READ MORE >

- 217 days ago
George Lopez -- Erik Estrada Ain't CHiP to Me, Man! (TMZ TV)

George Lopez
Erik Estrada Ain't CHiP to Me, Man! TMZ TV

George Lopez unloaded on ex-"CHiPs" star Erik Estrada with a barrage of four-letter words ... reigniting a long running feud that dates back to George's teen years. We'd say it's time they… READ MORE >

- 389 days ago
George Lopez -- Rips Nets Owner ... 'Can't Believe He's Bailing Already'

George Lopez
Rips Nets Owner 'Can't Believe He's Bailing Already'

George Lopez ain't a fan of Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov -- saying he's not just shocked the guy is "bailing" on the team ... but couldn't believe he would do something as "low" as… READ MORE >

- 391 days ago
George Lopez -- Latinos Should Boycott Hotel ... Over Housekeeper Mixup

George Lopez
Latinos Should Boycott Hotel Over Housekeeper Mixup

George Lopez was so insulted by a Dream Hotel employee confusing him with a housekeeper ... he now says "self-respecting" Latinos should stay away from the NYC hot spot.Lopez was at LAX… READ MORE >

- 451 days ago
George Lopez -- RIPS NBA ... Don't Mess With 48-Minute Games!

George Lopez
RIPS NBA Don't Mess With 48-Minute Games!

Dear NBA, Stop trying to shorten the length of your games. It's already short enough. Love, George Lopez READ MORE >

- 476 days ago
George Lopez -- I Can't Hold My Liquor -- My Party Days Are Over

George Lopez
I Can't Hold My Liquor My Party Days Are Over

George Lopez says Latinos are excellent drinkers who can really hold their liquor -- but he's not one of 'em -- telling TMZ his drunken debacle at a Canadian casino has convinced him to give up… READ MORE >

- 685 days ago
Charlie Sheen -- George Lopez Is an Amateur -- This Is How You Pass Out!!!

Charlie Sheen
George Lopez Is an Amateur This Is How You Pass Out!!!

George Lopez is sorely mistaken if he thinks he can out-party the party king -- Charlie Sheen sent him a clear message on the set of "Anger Management" Tuesday ... no one passes out like the… READ MORE >

- 699 days ago
George Lopez -- Downing 52 Shots Was a Blast ... From What I Remember

George Lopez
Downing 52 Shots Was a Blast ... From What I Remember

Sure, George Lopez got bombed and wound up passed out on the floor of a casino -- cause, y'know ... not too many other options when you suck down several dozen shots.Liquor. It's complicated. READ MORE >

- 707 days ago

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