Lavell Crawford is an American actor mostly known as a comedian. Lavell Crawford has given his remarkable performance in the movies like “Breaking Bad” as well as its sequel “Better Call Saul” as Huell Babineaux.
- Birthday: 11 November 1968 (Age 49)
- Ethnicity: African
- Nationality: American
- Profession: Actor and Comedian
Lavell Crawford Net Worth and Salary
Lavell Crawford net worth: Lavell Crawford is an American comedian, writer, and actor who has a net worth of $500 thousand dollars. He has collected satisfactory net worth with his acting and comedy skills.
Crawford is the one who went for his dream of becoming an actor rather than earning dollars.
He also sums up additional value in his possessions through giving live performances as a stand-up comedian and writer.
- Salary: N/A
- Net Worth: $500 Thousand
Lavell Crawford Movies
Crawford has made notable progress in his career from Illinois clubs to big screen projects. He has played on “ComicView” on BET and participated in “Last Comic Standing” on NBC in 2007. Currently, he performs for several improv groups over the states.
Crawford made his entrance on television with Def Comedy Jam in the 80s. Following decade, he regularly appeared on “ComicView” on BET.
In 2007, he took part on “Last Comic Standing” where he was defeated by Jon Reep in the finale. He recorded “Lavell Crawford: Can a Brother Get Some Love” at the Roberts Orpheum Theatre in 2011.
- 2007: Appeared as a contender on “Last Comic Standing” on NBC
- 2011: Recorded “Lavell Crawford: Can a Brother Get Some Love”
- 2013: Performed in LMAO Comedy Tour in 2013
- 2015: Appeared on “The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore”
- 2017: Played in a spin-off of Breaking Bad, “Better Call Saul”
Crawford had a reoccurring role of Huell Babineaux in AMC neo-crime drama series “Breaking Bad” as the bodyguard of Saul Goodman.
He has also cast in black comedy sitcom “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” as Landslide. Furthermore, he is perceived as “Better Call Saul” spin-off of Breaking Bad playing his previous role.
He has also appeared in Tosh.0 and gave several performances on “The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore” being a panel member and as a special correspondent.
Crawford appeared as Unbelievable Ron on Adult Swim’s “Aqua TV Show Show” and also as chimp alien. Moreover, he has appeared in “Squidbillies”, “Your Pretty Face is going to Hell” and “Water Teen”
Some of Crawford’s big screen works include “The Crazy Ones” “Super Fun Night”, “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia”, and “Sperm Boat”.
Recently, Crawford appears in stage shows working with multiple improv groups and stand-up comedy companies.
Lavell Crawford Age – Height and Weight
Lavell Crawford is tall with height – 5 Feet 8 Inches (1.72m) and has stout body measurements. Lavell used to weigh 215 kilos before weight loss. He has now lost 54 kilos undergoing the gastric sleeve operation in March 2016.
He is a kind soul with a mesmerizing personality and gentle appearance. In addition, he is a very outgoing person and loves to spend his maximum time with his family.
The surgical procedure was done diving into two stages for which he has to minimize weight by self to be eligible for surgery.
- Height: 5 Feet 8 Inches (1.72m)
- Body Measurements: N/A
- Plastic Surgery: N/A
- Weight: 161 KG (354 lbs.)
Whenever Crawford gets free time, he loves cuddling with his seven years old son and his gorgeous wife as a loving father and husband.
His great sense of humor and a lively attitude makes any person fall in love with him.
Never too old to have fun, he enjoys adventurous traveling and luxurious family trips. As if a newly married couple, he often surprises his wife taking on dinner dates and buying sweet gifts.
He also enjoys fishing and playing golf in his spare time. Getting his interest in martial art, he has earned the second stripe in ju-jitsu.
Lavell Crawford Wife – Kids and Family
In 2016, Lavell Crawford married DeShawn Crawford after dating several years. The couple is blessed with a cute son LJ Crawford. They are living extremely happy married life with no rumors of cheating and divorce till day.
Lavell belongs to African-American ethnicity and is registered as an American citizen.
Crawford was born in St. Louis, Missouri, the USA to African parents. He is the son of Daryl Crawford and Annita Crawford.
His bodybuilder father discarded him in his childhood and was raised by his mother who used to work as a housekeeper. Though, he reconnected with his father in 2010.
In childhood, he faced obesity and nearly died by drowning when he was 10 years old.
- Parents: Daryl Crawford and Annita Crawford
- Wife: DeShawn Crawford
- Children: LJ Crawford
- Marital Status: Married
Growing up with his sisters Elonda Goodwin and Erica Roach, he studied in Pattonville High School located in Maryland Heights, Missouri. He graduated from Pattonville in 1986. Later, he began playing at Illinois clubs.