George Lopez Biography
(Actor Known for Starring in His Self-Produced 'ABC Sitcom')
Birthday: April 23, 1961 (Taurus)
Born In: Los Angeles, California, United States
George Lopez is an American actor and comedian best known for starring in his own TV shows ‘George Lopez’, ‘Lopez ‘ and ‘Lopez Tonight’ and for appearing as George in the series ‘Saint George’. The actor has also appeared in a number of other TV programs including ‘The Brothers García', 'Freddie', 'The Naked Brothers Band', 'Shake It Up' and 'America's Got Talent' as well as in several movies including 'The Adventures of Shark Boy and Lava Girl', 'Shannon's Rainbow', and 'The Spy Next Door.' He is of Latin American descent and has actively promoted Hispanic culture and heritage through his works. The talented and socially conscious comedian has earned various honors for his contributions to the Latino community, such as the Latino Spirit Award for Excellence in Television, the National Hispanic Media Coalition Impact Award, and the Imagen Vision Award. He has also received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Besides acting, the American star has a deep interest in philanthropy and is involved with various charitable causes. He received the Artist of the Year and Humanitarian Award from the Harvard Foundation in 2004 for his artistic works and charitable activities.