Lil Rel Howery
Comedian, actor, writer, and producer Lil Rel Howery is a movie star.
His role as TSA agent Rod Williams in the Oscar-winning instant classic Get Out written & directed by Jordan Peele ushered Howery into superstar status. His keen ability to mesh humor and honor resonated so deeply with audiences that Howery became not only the breakout star but a cultural champion. Winner of the Best Comedic Performance in a Movie at the MTV Movie & Television Awards, nominated for IMAGE Award for Best Supporting Actor and crowned Bernie Mac Comedy King of the Year, Howery is experiencing success at a rate bestowed upon few in Hollywood’s history.Read More
As Howery ascends, he played Dax, the lead role in the film Uncle Drew and guest-starred alongside Issa Rae in the fearlessly funny HBO smash comedy series Insecure as Quentin.
Lil Rel starred in thecritically-acclaimed weekly primetime NBC comedy series The Carmichael Show, appearing alongside fellow cast members Loretta Devine and David Alan Grier as star Jerrod Carmichael’s brother “Bobby.” Relalso was a executive produced, wrote and starred in the “gleefully absurd” (Chicago Sun Times) weekly sketch comedy show Friends of the Peopleon TruTV.
Rel’s first hour standup special RELevent premiered two years ago on Comedy Central. The hour was Executive Produced by superstar comedian and actor Kevin Hart and was named one of “The 10 Best Stand-Up Specials of 2015” by Vulture. Once making the leap to Netflix, RELeventrapidly became a must watch on Netflix. There audiences paired the power of his pen with the might of their cultural icon. Howery’s comedy was rediscovered by millions, marrying the might of who he is with what he does.
RELevent is bonafide and showcases Rel’s captivating story-telling style. His uncanny ability to transport audiences into his hilarious world of loveable & outrageously fleshed-out characters makes Howery one of comedy’s finest. Lil Rel Howery, is the one to watch. “Rel”picked up to series at Fox, where he serves as star and Executive Producer. With four movies slated to hit theaters this year and his highly anticipated new series Rel, on FOX which premiered on Sept 30th 9:30pm. With a strong-hold on tv & film; Howery is showing Hollywood how!