LARGER THAN LIFE LAVELL SERVES LOVE AND LAUGHS WHEN
THE WORLD PREMIERE OF
"LAVELL CRAWFORD: CAN A BROTHER GET SOME LOVE"
DEBUTS FRIDAY, AUGUST 12 AT 11:00 P.M. ET/PT ON COMEDY CENTRAL®

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

comedy festival.

“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

Drumm.

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