Known For: "The Hughleys" & "The Original Kings of Comedy"
D.L. Hughley can light up a stage like no other. Known for being politically savvy in true comedian-style, Hughley dives head first into hot-button controversial topics with insightfully sharp observations and his signature rapid-fire jokes.
Career Highlights: Five comedy specials; host of CNN's "D. L. Hughley Breaks the News;" correspondent for "The Jay Leno Show;" author of three books; appearances on "Scrubs," "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip," and "Heartbeat;" and a local radio personality and interviewer in NYC; contestant on "Dancing with the Stars."
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One of the most popular and highly recognized standup comedians on the
road today has also made quite an impression in the television, film and radio
arenas. DL can currently be heard nationwide as host of his own afternoon radio
show “The DL Hughley Show” which is nationally syndicated in over 50 cities
across the country including the #1 radio market – New York.
First and foremost a standup comedian, he stars in his sixth stand-up
comedy special Clear which is currently airing on Showtime. In 2013, DL released
his first humorous book title, I Want You to Shut the F*ck Up, DL also created and
starred in the satirical documentary special for Comedy Central DL Hughley: The
Endangered List, which premiered to rave reviews. The special was honored with
the prestigious George Foster Peabody Award in the 72nd Annual Peabody
Known for being astute and politically savvy in true comedian style, DL
served as host of his own late night talk show on CNN DL Hughley Breaks the
News. Most recently, DL hosted the TBS’s game show Trust Me, I’m a Game
Show Host. He also tapped into his playful side and participated in the 16th
season of the hit ABC show Dancing with the Stars, alongside partner Cheryl
As the star and producer of his namesake television show that ran on ABC
and UPN The Hughleys, DL is also well known as one of the standout comedians
on the hit comedy docu-film The Original Kings of Comedy. A veteran of
numerous talk show appearances DL switched the tables in 2005, hosting his own
talk show on Comedy Central Weekends at the DL. He is a regular on the late
night talk show circuit, including always-memorable appearances on “Real Time
with Bill Maher,” and The Tonight Show. He is frequently requested as guest host
on such shows as, Good Morning America, The View and Live with Kelly.
DL’s first love always has been, and always will be, standup comedy. “From
the minute I first walked onstage and picked up a microphone,” he says, “I knew
that it was what I was meant to do.