Cedric the Entertainer Closes Out 2013 at Fox Theatre Tonight
One of the original Kings of Comedy will close out 2013 as the must-attend Atlanta event when he brings his hilarious stage show to the Fox Theatre tonight, December 31 at 8 PM. Tickets start at $49 and tickets are on sale now and are available at the Fox Theatre Ticket Office, at foxtheatre.org, 855-285-8499, all Atlanta area Whole Food Markets and Ticket Alternative outlets.
Cedric "The Entertainer" is a comedian, actor, producer, and director best known as one of the headlining stars of the hit docu-film, "The Original Kings of Comedy", as well as for his co-starring role as 'Coach Robinson' on the WB's #1-rated sitcom, "The StEve Harvey Show", and, also, as 'Eddie' in the hit Barbershop films. Additionally, audiences are currently enjoying the charismatic funny-man as the star of his own popular sitcom, "The Soul Man", airing on TV Land (which he co-created and executive produces).
Cedric was recently named the new host of the iconic game show, "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire," replacing Meredith Viera in the 2013-2014 season -- the show's 12th!
On the big screen, Cedric has also been seen in TALK TO ME starring Don Cheadle, CODENAME: THE CLEANER opposite Lucy Liu, THE HONEYMOONERS (in which he starred as Jackie Gleason's famed character "Ralph Cramden"; with thumbs up from Roger Ebert), LEMONY SNICKET with Jim Carrey, MAN OF THE HOUSE with Tommy Lee Jones, BARBERSHOP 2, BIG MOMMA'S HOUSE with Martin Lawrence, KINGDOM COME with Whoopi Goldberg, SERVING SARA with Matthew Perry, as well as displaying tremendous vocal talent in the family features CHARLOTTE'S WEB, DR. DOLITTLE 2 and ICE AGE. Additionally, in July 2006, Cedric debuted his first-ever HBO Comedy Special. It ranked as the highest rated special of that year for HBO.