Cedric the Entertainer Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 21 Jul, 2019
Facts of Cedric the Entertainer
Date of Birth: 1964 , April-24
Age: 57 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Cedric the Entertainer
Birth Name Cedric Antonio Kyles
Father Kitrell Kyles
Mother Rosetta Boyce
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City Jefferson City, Missouri
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $15 million
Eye Color Dark-Brown
Hair Color Black
Weight in KG 54 KG
Married Yes
Married to Lorna Wells (m. 1999)
Children Croix Kyles, Lucky Rose Kyles, Tiara Kyles, TinkyFlonz Kyles
Education Southeast Missouri State University
Awards NAACP Image Award 2003
Movies Barbershop 2002
TV Show The Soul Man Since 2012
Siblings Sharita Kyles Wilson
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Cedric the Entertainer whose real name is Cedric Antonio Kyles is an American actor, game show host, and comedian. He is famous for hosting Its Showtime at the Apollo.

Early Life, Bio, and Education Of Cedric the Entertainer

Cedric the Entertainer was born on April 24, 1964. And his birthplace is Jefferson City, Missouri, United States. He was born as the son of mother Rosetta and Kittrell Kyles. Cedric's mother was a school teacher and his father was an employee of a railroad company. He was raised in Caruthersville, Missouri. According to his ethnicity, Cedric is Afro American. His nationality is American. He has younger sister Sharita Kyles Wilson, who is communications instructor at the University of Memphis.

Cedric the Entertainer attended Berkeley High School and he graduated from the same college. Cedric later joined at Southeast Missouri State University and earned a degree in Mass Communication. He was also honored with a Doctorate Degree in Fine Arts and Humanities from Lincoln University of Missouri.

Cedric the Entertainer's Career

Cedric the Entertainer made his acting debut from 1987 television live show It's Showtime at the Apollo. And he also appeared in several TV shows and series including Def Comedy Jam (1995), The Steve Harvey Show (1996), Cedric the Entertainer Presents (2002), The Boondocks (2007), Take-Two with Phineas and Ferb (2011), The Soul Man (2012), Real Husbands of Hollywood (2013), Who Wants to Be a Millionaire (2013), Hot in Cleveland (2014) and Whose Line is It Anyway? (2015).

Cedric the Entertainer made his acting debut in movies from 1998 movie Ride where he played the character of Bo. In 2000 he appeared in the American comedy film Big Momma's House. In 2004 he appeared in the movies Barbershop 2: Back in Business, Johnson Family Vacation and Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events.

Cedric other movies credit includes The Honeymooners (2005), Charlotte's Web (2006), Code Name: The Cleaner (2007), Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins (2008), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008), Merry Madagascar (2009), Larry Crowne (2011), A Haunted House (2013), Wild Card (2014), Planes: Fire & Rescue and A Fall from Grace (2015).

Cedric the Entertainer has a very fantastic career and he has shown his acting skills in several movies and TV series. Cedric's sexual orientation is straight and his current relational status is married. In actual his name by his birth is Cedric Antonio Kyles, later he changed his name for stage programs as Cedric the Entertainer.

Cedric the Entertainer's Net Worth and Salary

Cedric the Entertainer has a net worth of about 15 million dollars and his salary is unknown.

Cedric the Entertainer's Personal Life

Cedric Antonio Kyles had an affair with Lorna Wells. Later after a few years of dating, they married in 1999. They had been together for about 17 years. And they have four children three daughters namely Tiara Kyles, Lucky Rose Kyles and TinkyFlonz Kyles and his son's name is Croix Kyles. There are no rumors about him and his spouse they are happy to be together. Cedric the Entertainer currently lives in the United States with his children and wife. 

Age, Body Measurements and Other Facts

  • Age: Cedric the Entertainer is 55 years old as of 2019.
  • Birth Sign: Taurus
  • Height: He has a height of 5 feet and 6 inches. 
  • Weight: His body weight is around 65kg.
  • He is often seen in a hat which makes him unique in style.


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