- Name: Lewis Black
- Born: 08/30/1948 (73 years old)
- Website: http://lewisblack.com/
Lewis Niles Black (born August 30, 1948) is an American stand-up comedian, author, playwright, social critic and actor. His comedy routines often escalate into angry rants about history, politics, religion, or any other cultural trends. He hosted the Comedy Central series Lewis Black’s Root of All Evil and makes regular appearances on The Daily Show delivering his “Back in Black” commentary segment, which he has been doing since The Daily Show was hosted by Craig Kilborn.
Birth Name: Lewis Niles Black
School: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill small, (BA), Yale University small, (MFA)
Alias: Lewis Niles Black
Genre: Political satire/news satire, observational comedy, black comedy
Birth Place: Washington, D.C., U.S.
Lewis Black quotes :
Harry Reid is not funny; he's creepy. Nancy Pelosi is creepy. Charles Schumer is sneaky and creepy.Lewis Black
Kids seem to get me when I play colleges - they like it because I go after them. They'll come up after and say I am like their dads, only funny.Lewis Black
A father and two sons run Adelphia. It's a cable company. And they took from that company a billion dollars. A billion. Three people - three people took a billion dollars. What were they gonna do, start their own space program? 'Let's send the monkey to Mars, Dad!'Lewis Black
If you're working out in front of a mirror and watching your muscles grow, your ego has reached a point where it is now eating itself. That's why I believe there should be a psychiatrist at every health club, so that when they see you doing this, they will take you away for a little chat.Lewis Black