Author: Nicholas Cato
George Lopez is a well-known American talk show host, actor and comedian. He has starred in many shows, including his very own sitcom titled, "George Lopez" and late-night show, called "Lopez Tonight". George Lopez is important because he is the very first Hispanic individual to become a comedian. His comedies show the importance of Mexican-American culture and race and ethnic relations.
George Lopez's Hometown
(There aren't any pictures of George Lopez as a child, but this is a picture of the area he grew up in). George Lopez's home town is in Mission Hills, Los Angeles.
George Lopez's Childhood
George Lopez was born on April 23, 1961. As a child, George Lopez attended San Fernando High School as the graduating class of 1979. When he was just two months of age, his father left his family, leaving him in the care of his mother. At the age of 10, his mother also left the family, leaving his grandmother with the task of raising him
Where George Lopez Became Famous
George Lopez became famous on March 27, 2002 when he first starred in his own sitcom called, "George Lopez".
George Lopez's Career
George Lopez specialized in many areas of entertainment. In 1999, he was the host of a radio show in Los Angeles, called "Clear Channel Communications". Prior to the year 2000, George Lopez went to many different clubs as a stand-up comedian. Afterwards, he received a deal from Sandra Bullock, giving him a chance to star in his very own sitcom that lasted for 5 years. The show was called "The George Lopez" show. On March 8, 2007 George Lopez's show, "George Lopez" was added to the lineup for the well-known channel, Nick at Nite. On March 28, 2009 George Lopez began to host his own late-night show called, "Lopez Tonight" that aired on TBS for 2 seasons. Afterwards, in April of 2013, George Lopez once again starred in his own sitcom titled "Saint George" on FX.
George Lopez's Defining Moments
I chose this picture because it is George Lopez's defining moment of his career. This is the show that made him famous, and it features the complete cast of actors from it.
I chose this picture because it was George Lopez's next big hit after "The George Lopez" show. This features a scene from his late-night show, "Lopez Tonight" with George Lopez being a talk show host.
I chose this picture because it was one of the popular movies that George Lopez starred in as the main character. This is one of the defining moments of his success that shows his great acting skills.