Unbelievable, electrifying, and gifted are just some of the many words used to describe Gabriel Iglesias, star of the Comedy Central stand-up special Hot & Fluffy. The high-octane comedian from Long Beach, CA. has been selling out comedy clubs from Los Angeles to Bangor, Maine and everywhere in between. Gabriel has an ability with voice effects and impressions that is absolutely breath taking. Whether he's telling a story about hanging out with his friends, or telling the audience about his dream of former President Bill Clinton, Iglesias blends his impeccable voice abilities with an uncanny knack for story telling that keeps the crowds on the edge of their seats. It is quite impressive for a comedian, who is 29 years of age, to be a polished national headliner, who is in high demand.
Gabriel's talent on stage has earned him several television appearances and prestigious honors. Fans have seen him on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Comedy Central's "Premium Blend," HBO Comedy Minutes, NBC's "Showtime at the Apollo," and BET Comic View. Gabriel has also been seen numerous times on the popular Galavision show "Que Locos." When Gabriel filmed his first thirty-minute standup special for national television on Comedy Central, called Comedy Central Presents Gabriel Iglesias. At the end of that year Gabriel was awarded Comedy Central's Special of the Year for 2003. Iglesias is the youngest comedian in the long history of Comedy Central to win the award. He also won favorite comic of the year for Comedy Central for 2 years back to back.
Gabriel is also a budding actor. He has been seen on the ABC hit sitcom, "My Wife and Kids," He has made appearances on Showtime's original series, "Resurrection Blvd." and VH1's "I Love the 80's." One year after starting to perform stand-up Gabriel was one of the stars on the popular award winning Nickelodeon show, "All That." Iglesias was one of the most well liked actors on the show and won the Kids Choice Award for favorite character on the show.
This is just the start for this humble, yet talented young performer. He is hard working and constantly busy on the next project. He donates much of his time to performing for different charities, and has spent time in different cities speaking to high school students of the importance of staying in school, avoiding gangs, and going after your dream.