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LOS ANGELES, CA – JUNE 05: Actor George Lopez arrives at Fox’s “Take Me Out” Speed Dating Event at South Restaurant & Bar on June 5, 2012, in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

George Lopez Biography

Birth name George Edward Lopez
Born April 23, 1961 (age 61)
Mission Hills, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Medium Stand-up, television, film
Years active 1983–present
Genres Observational comedy, black comedy, insult comedy, physical comedy, satire
Subject(s) Latin American culture, American politics, race relations, family, everyday life, pop culture
Spouse Ann Serrano​​(m. 1993; div. 2011)​
Children 1
Website georgelopez.com

George Edward Lopez was born on April 23, 1961, in Los Angeles. George grew up in the L.A. suburb of Mission Hills with his parents Frieda and Anatasio Lopez. His father was a migrant worker who abandoned George and Frieda when George was just two months old. Lopez’s mom took off when he was 10. His maternal grandmother and stepgrandfather, Benita and Refugio Gutierrez raised him. Lopez is of Mestizo Mexican descent. He graduated from high school in 1979. Also, Check Out Richard Rawlings’s Biography.

George Lopez’s Net Worth

Net Worth: $50 Million
Salary: $15 Million
Date of Birth: Apr 23, 1961
Age: 61 years old
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Profession: Comedian, Actor, Screenwriter, Television producer, Voice Actor, Radio personality, Talk show host, Film Producer, Television Director
Nationality: United States of America
George Lopez Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, And More
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George Edward Lopez is an American comedian and actor. George is known for starring in his self-produced ABC sitcom. His stand-up comedy examines race and ethnic relations, including Mexican American culture.

George Lopez Salary

George Lopez’s Salary is $15 Million. During the George Lopez, the sitcom’s 5-year run Lopez was paid $12 million per season. As a first-time co-creator/executive producer Lopez was entitled to 6.5% of royalties when the show was sold into syndication which occurred in the fall of 2007. Syndication earned Lopez an estimated $20 million. He earns an additional $8.5 million a year performing stand-up to sold-out crowds.

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George Lopez Earnings

  • Asset 2014 – Value of the home he bought in Los Feliz – $2,675,000
  • EARNINGS 2013 – $12 Million
  • EARNINGS 2010 – $18 Million
  • EARNINGS 2009 – $20 Million
  • EARNINGS 2007 – $26 Million

George Lopez House & Real Estate

Lopez bought a $2.67 million home in the Los Feliz neighborhood of Los Angeles in 2014. The 4,100-square-foot Mediterranean-style home has four bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms. The home has a pool and patio area in the backyard as well as city views from two-story windows, a wine room, and a private master suite with a balcony.

George Lopez Career

Lopez did standup around Los Angeles for years before he first became popular in Los Angeles due to a major morning radio show that he hosted on 92.3 FM in Los Angeles in the 1990s.

George was the first Latino to headline the morning drive slot on an English-language station in Los Angeles. Lopez released several comedy albums, beginning with “Alien Nation” in 1996.

In 2000, Lopez was approached by Sandra Bullock about producing and starring in a sitcom. Bullock was concerned about the lack of sitcoms about Latinos.

In 2002, ABC picked up “George Lopez” the series and he became one of the few Latinos to headline a television sitcom. “George Lopez” aired from 2002 to 2007. For the 2007-2008 season, “George Lopez” aired on Nick at Night. The series was canceled at the end of its sixth season.

Lopez produced the HBO Films drama “Real Women Have Curves,” which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and t received the 2002 Audience Award.

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During the 2003–04 football season, Lopez was part of HBO’s popular show “Inside the NFL.”

Lopez got his first stand-up special on Showtime in 2005. It was called “George Lopez: Why You Crying.” More cable specials, including “America’s Mexican” and “Tall, Dark, and Chicano” followed.

In 2010, Lopez appeared in “The Spy Next Door.” George has also appeared in the films “Beverly Hills Chihuahua,” “Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2,” “Rio,” “Rio 2,” Smurf films, and some others. George guest-starred on several television shows, including a stint as the mayor of Reno, Nevada in season five of Reno 911! in 2008 as well as on “The Zoo,” “Real Rob,” and “Harley Quinn.”

“Lopez Tonight,” George’s late-night talk show, debuted on TBS in November 2009.  The show was canceled in August 2011 after its second season. In March 2014, “Saint George” premiered on FX. The show was canceled in June of the same year. In March 2016,  TV Land debuted the sitcom “Lopez.” The show was canceled in the fall of 2017 after two seasons.

Lopez’s autobiography “Why You Crying” was published by a division of Simon & Schuster and was a New York Times Bestseller.

George Lopez has been widely recognized by the Latino community including being named one of Time magazine’s Top 25 Hispanics in America. Lopez hosted the Latin Grammy Awards twice and the Emmy Awards once. Lopez was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Television in 2006 at 6801 Hollywood Blvd. In 2011 he won an ALMA Award for Lopez Tonight.

In 2020, Netflix released his comedy special “We’ll Do It For Half.” In the special, Lopez jokes about drafting the richest man in Mexico, Carlos Slim Helu as the first Latinx President of the United States.

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George mentions how conservatives didn’t believe Barack Obama was born in the U.S. and said: “You know, if Slim needed a birth certificate, I know some guys not very far from here, in McArthur Park, where you can get the proper documentation.”

George Lopez’s Personal Life

George Lopez and Ann Serrano married in 1993. Their daughter Mayan was born in 1996. In Nov 2010, Lopez announced that he and his wife had separated. The divorce was final in July 2011.

During an appearance on Howard Stern in early 2014, Lopez said that he was once worth more than $50 million, but lost half of it in his divorce.

Lopez was told in April 2004 that he needed a kidney transplant due to a genetic condition he has that caused his kidneys to deteriorate. In 2005, his wife Ann donated one of her kidneys to Lopez.

On July 1, 2020, Lopez recounted the time he was visited by Secret Service agents because one of the jokes he told was perceived as a potential threat against the president.

Earlier in 2020, after the U.S. ordered the killing of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani, it was REPORTED that an Iranian official was rumored to have put a hefty bounty on President Trump. Lopez joked: “We’ll do it for half.” That led to the visit from the Secret Service. Lopez said that they had everything he had ever said about Trump on social media pointed out.

George Lopez Social Media Accounts

  1. Instagram – Not Known
  2. Twitter@georgelopez
  3. Facebook – Not Known

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