Broderick Steven " Steve" Harvey (born January seventeen, 1956 in Welch, Western Virginia) is usually an American actor, entertainer and comedian. Elevated in Cleveland. A comic who may have been a hit on the team circuit and given pictures at sitcom stardom, Dorrie Harvey originates from a working category African American background his laughter tends to associate life surrounding the kitchen table. Harvey first walked on stage in 1985 at a Cleveland club in which he won the amateur night contest. That's exactly what went on the trail performing by clubs throughout the US and Canada and clocking more than a hundred and twenty, 000 mls on his car. Harvey acquired early TELEVISION SET exposure about " The Comedy Concert Hour" (The Nashville Network, 1990) and on " Funny From the Caribbean". therefor resulting in a long period as host of Really Showtime in the Apollo. However his accomplishment came like a stand-up comic.
Steve Harvey Display, which leaped from 1996 to 2002. The present won multiple NAACP Picture awards. In 1997, Harvey continued his work in stand-up comedy, visiting as one of the Kings of Funny, along with Cedric the Entertainer, G. L. Hughley and Bernie Mac. Pursuing the end of his works on Showtime at the Apollo and The Steve Harvey Demonstrate, Harvey ongoing acting in some minor roles, but has turned into a major figure in many African-American functions. Additionally , he released an music CD of up-and-coming rap and R& B artists on a record label he founded, and has published a book, Sam Harvey's Big Time. That name was also used while the term of Harvey's comedy and variety tv program. Aiso Harvey hosted his own a radio station morning a radio station show, The Steve Harvey Morning Present, syndicated under Radio One particular, Inc. transmitting company, by September 2000 till May well 2005. Harvey has dual daughters along with his first partner and a son together with his current partner, Mary Lee.