Apr. 23rd, 1961
Mission Hills, California, USA
George Lopez's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2011 - Rio
2010 - Valentine's Day
2010 - The Spy Next Door
2010 - Marmaduke
2008 - Beverly Hills Chihuahua
2008 - Swing Vote
2008 - Henry Poole Is Here
2007 - Balls of Fury
2007 - Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project
2005 - The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D
2002 - Frank McKlusky, C.I.
2002 - The Original Latin Kings of Comedy
2002 - Real Women have Curves
2000 - Bread and Roses
1993 - Fatal Instinct
1990 - Ski Patrol
Guest TV Roles
Himself - Comedian
Himself - Actor
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- 'Sandra Bullock' (qv) gave George his break into TV stardom with her own production company when she sent out a scout to check the clubs for Latino talent because there were no Hispanic shows on TV.
- In October 2003, he became one of the few comedians to be able to sell-out Los Angeles' historic Universal Amphitheater for three straight nights (Oct. 10-12)
- Received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame [March 29, 2006].
- His 2003 live comedy album, "Team Leader", was nominated for the "Best Comedy Album" Grammy in 2004, up against albums by 'Garrison Keillor' (qv), 'Weird Al' Yankovic', 'Margaret Cho' (qv) and 'David Cross (II)' (qv).
- Only the fourth Latino ever to head a sitcom, the first three being 'Desi Arnaz' (qv) (_"I Love Lucy" (1951)_ (qv)), 'Freddie Prinze' (qv) (_"Chico and the Man" (1974)_ (qv)) and 'Paul Rodriguez (I)' (qv) ('"a.k.a. Pablo" (1984)').
- (8 June 2002) Hosted the Seventh Annual Florida Sports Awards from Jacksonville's Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts.
- Was a disc jockey on MEGA 92.3 in Los Angeles.
- Daughter Mayan Lopez was born in 1995.