NEW YORK, July 25, 2011 Mama lovin’ and touch screen hatin’ COMEDY CENTRAL.
Filmed at the Roberts Orpheum Theatre
in St. Louis, Crawford presents himself as a bubbly family man who has much love for mamas because “they got yo
back.” Crawford discusses his feelings on babies and children, how all mamas have superpowers and the humor in
trying to be intimate with his spouse when their child is in the next room.
Funnyman Crawford recently
filmed an episode of “Workaholics” for COMEDY CENTRAL and has been cast in a recurring role on the new season
of AMC’s Emmy® Award-winning “Breaking Bad.” He can also be seen as a regular on E! Entertainment’s “Chelsea
Lately” and “Lopez Tonight” on TBS. Lavell gained huge national exposure on NBC’s hit reality series “Last
Comic Standing” and has been featured in “COMEDY CENTRAL’s
Premium Blend,” “Motown Live” and “BET’s Comic View.”
Lavell’s film credits include “Baby’s Mama
Drama,” “Beverlyhood” and “Ghetto South Problems.” On stage, he has appeared in “Men Cry in the Dark” and the
critically acclaimed production, “Friends and Lovers.” Lavell has performed at various festivals including
HBO’s US Comedy Arts Festival, The Comedy Festival and LAFFAPALOOZA, America’s longest-running annual urban
“Lavell Crawford: Can A Brother Get Some Love” is produced by Crawford, Ben Feigin,
Allen Blackwell, Michael Rosenberg and Entertainment One U.S. The special is directed by Michael
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