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Patrice O'Neal

Patrice Lumumba Malcolm O'Neal (born December 7, 1969) is an American stand-up comedian, radio personality, and actor. He is known for his cutting, often confrontational crowd work during which he often plays couples against each other. He is a resident of Jersey City, New Jersey. O'Neal began his comedy career in Boston, Massachusetts where he lived from the age of one year-old. O'Neal’s first television appearance was on The Apollo Comedy Hour where he performed his Malcolm XXL bit. From there, he moved on to appearances on Showtime at the Apollo, FNight Videos, and a brief stint as a writer for the WWE. O'Neal had a string of TV guest star appearances on MTV’s Apt 2F, Assy McGee, Ed, Z Rock, Yes Dear, Arrested Development, Chappelle Show and The Office. O'Neal was a regular on the Fox series The Jury, and he starred in the Comedy Central animated program Shorties Watching Shorties, along with Nick DiPaolo.

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Comedy Central -- Re-airing Patrice O'Neal Special In Comic's Memory

Comedy Central
Re-airing Patrice O'Neal Special In Comic's Memory

Comedy Central is paying its respects to the late Patrice O'Neal tomorrow night -- re-airing his foulmouthed stand-up special "Elephant in the Room" ... TMZ has learned.A rep for the network tells… READ MORE >

Patrice O'Neal -- Dead at 41

Patrice O'Neal
Dead at 41

Comedian Patrice O'Neal died Tuesday morning ... as a result of a stroke he suffered back in October ... this according to his friends at the "Opie and Anthony" radio show.O'Neal had been a staple… READ MORE >

- 1126 days ago
Charlie Sheen on Patrice O'Neal -- The World Lost a 'Brilliant Man'

Charlie Sheen on Patrice O'Neal
The World Lost a 'Brilliant Man'

Charlie Sheen has released a statement about the death of Patrice O'Neal -- saying, "The world at large lost a brilliant man today."Sheen says he only met O'Neal just a few days before the comic… READ MORE >

- 1126 days ago
Charlie Sheen -- My Thoughts Are With Patrice O'Neal

Charlie Sheen
My Thoughts Are With Patrice O'Neal

Charlie Sheen was heartbroken when he learned comedian Patrice O'Neal, 41, suffered a stroke recently ... telling TMZ he's wishing "nothing but recovery" for the man who roasted him on Comedy… READ MORE >

- 1160 days ago
Comic Patrice O'Neal Suffers Stroke

Comic Patrice O'Neal
Suffers Stroke

Comedy superstar Patrice O'Neal, 41, -- who recently performed at the "Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen" (below) -- suffered a stroke last week ... this according to his friends on the "Opie… READ MORE >

- 1160 days ago

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