Cedric the Entertainer, whose real name is Cedric Antonio Kyles, 50, is an American actor, comedian, director, and game show host. He is the host of the twelfth season of daytime version of ABC's "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?" This is his last season to host the popular show because of his busy schedule with other projects.
Cedric the Entertainer is best known for co-starring with his friend Steve Harvey on "The Steve Harvey Show" and starring as Eddie in "Barbershop" and its sequel. He is married to Lorna Wells, and they have two children, Croix and Lucky Rose.
What is so fascinating about Cedric the Entertainer is that he is just that -- an entertainer. He has been entertaining folks since he first made someone laugh when he was only 10 years old. His first television appearance was on "Showtime at the Apollo." He brings a fresh approach and unpredictable fun to "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?" each weekday.
There are some very interesting things that Cedric the Entertainer has shared with his fans.
One of his guilty television pleasures is watching "Keeping Up With the Kardashians," and his all-time favorite movie is "Coming to America" starring Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall. In fact, one thing on his bucket list to act with Eddie Murphy.
He is an avid golfer, has a 1941 Ford truck and loves White Castle food and eating breakfasts at the Goody Goody diner in St. Louis. He says he is a romantic guy, and one of his morning ritual is kissing his wife. Speaking of rituals, before his stand-up comedy shows he has quiet time and takes a trip to the restroom.
Cedric the Entertainer says he writes songs and jingles and wants to be a contestant on "Dancing with the Stars" because he's got moves!
What is so impressive about Cedric the Entertainer is that he wears so many hats. He appears to wear a different hat on every occasion. He says he has been wearing them since junior high school. At the time he talked about his hats, he said he owns more than 200 hats that are all different. He probably has more than that number by now. What people don't know about him is that he also collect watches.
Take a look at the slideshow above and see some of Cedric the Entertainer's hats. While you are at it, take a look at the watches that are on some of the pictures.