Faizon Love

Submitted by on Oct 2, 2015

Special Engagement: Faizon Love

Faizon Love, is a plus-sized actor of Afro-Cuban descent whose killer smile and infectious laugh can liven up any comedy club. Faizon Love got his start as a stand-up comedian and has been seen on HBO’s “Def Comedy Jam” and “BET’s “Comic View”. He has co-starred in such well-received movies as “Couples Retreat”, “Fear of a Black Hat”, “Elf”, and “Friday”. His easy going style of comedy makes him so loveable and likeable that, when you see him live, you can’t help smiling all night long.

  • “Big Worm”
  • “Couples Retreat”
  • NBC’s “My Name Is Earl”
  • BET’s “The Mo’Nique Show”
  • “The Wendy Williams Show”
  • “Black to the Future”
  • Robin Harris’s “BeBe’s Kids”
  • WB’s “Parent ‘Hood”
  • “Elf”
  • ”Blue Crush”
  • ”The Fighting Temptations”
  • ”Torque”
  • ”Grand theft Auto:San Andreas”
  • ”Just My Luck”
  • ”Who’s Your Caddy”
  • ”The Perfect Holiday”

You must be 21 or over for all shows, unless specified as a special “18 & over show”. Call the club if not certain for specific shows.

All shows are non-smoking shows.

As a general rule, seating will begin one hour prior to show time for the first show of the evening. Seating will begin a half an hour prior to showtime for the second show of the evening. Seating time may also change, dependent upon the duration of the previous show.

You must bring a Valid Picture ID to be admitted.

Love was born Langston Faizon Santisima in Santiago de Cuba and grew up as a military brat; he was raised in San Diego and Newark, New Jersey, because of his father’s Navy career. Love got his start as a stand-up comedian and made his acting debut in an Off-Broadway at the age of nineteen. His motion picture debut Bebe’s Kids had him providing the voice of comedian Robin Harris, who died before production began on the film; Love offered a close vocal impression of Harris. He then had a role in The Meteor Man starring Robert Townsend. Townsend then cast Love in a co-starring role on his sitcom The Parent ‘Hood.

He followed up this role with a breakout performance as the drug dealer Big Worm in the 1995 film Friday. Follow-up films have included Elf, Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood, Money Talks, Wonderland, The Fighting Temptations, and Idlewild. Love also guests on Ludacris’ Freaky Thangs from the album Word of Mouf. In 2001, he cameos as a bus driver, in the music video for Lil Jon & The East Side Boys’s Put Yo Hood Up. Love also starred in 3 Strikes.

Love co-starred in the 2009 film Couples Retreat, a comedy chronicling four couples who partake in therapy sessions at a tropical island resort.In 2012, Love plays the role of Stringer Bell in the satirical trailer for “The Wire: The Musical.”

In June 2012, Love began appearing in a series of commercials for the pre-paid wireless provider Boost Mobile, promoting its new 4G phones

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