D.L. Hughley

Biography: D.L. Hughley (pronounced "HUE-glee") was born on March 6, 1963 in Los Angeles, California. A former member of the L.A. gang The Bloods, he reformed himself after the murder of his cousin, who was a member of a rival gang. After encouragement by friends and family he entered a stand-up comedy contest.
Hughley was the very first host of BET's "ComicView." He also appeared on HBO's "Def Comedy Jam". In 1998, he was given his very own sitcom, "The Hughley's", which aired on ABC. The series was based upon his own experiences moving into a predominately white suburb. He can be seen on Comedy Central starring in his late-night talk show, "Weekends at the DL." His one-hour comedy special, "Shocked and Appalled," also airs on the network. His latest work is on the NBC show "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip." He portrays Simon Stiles a Yale School of drama graduate and one of the three sketch show stars.
Hughley has also crossed over into movies, co-starring in "The Brothers"
D.L. Hughley (pronounced "HUE-glee") was born on March 6, 1963 in Los Angeles, California. A former member of the L.A. gang The Bloods, he reformed himself after the murder of his cousin, who was a member of a rival gang. After encouragement by friends and family he entered a stand-up comedy contest.
Hughley was the very first host of BET's "ComicView." He also appeared on HBO's "Def Comedy Jam". In 1998, he was given his very own sitcom, "The Hughley's", which aired on ABC. The series was based upon his own experiences moving into a predominately white suburb. He can be seen on Comedy Central starring in his late-night talk show, "Weekends at the DL." His one-hour comedy special, "Shocked and Appalled," also airs on the network. His latest work is on the NBC show "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip." He portrays Simon Stiles a Yale School of drama graduate and one of the three sketch show stars.
Hughley has also crossed over into movies, co-starring in "The Brothers" (2001) and voicing the Gadgetmobile in the big screen adaptation of the cartoon "Inspector Gadget" (1999). It was the incredibly successful film "The Original Kings of Comedy" that launched him into stardom. He also had supporting roles in "Chasing Papi" (2003), "Scary Movie 3" (2003), and "Soul Plane" (2004). He currently hosts the weekly comedy/talk show "D.L. Hughley Breaks the News" (2008) on CNN.
Hughley has been married to LaDonna since 1986. They have three children. Two daughters, Ryan Nicole and Tyler Whitney and a son named Kyle Aaris.
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D.L. Hughley's Scores

Average career score: 55
Highest Metascore: 75 Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 37 America's Funniest Home Videos: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 4
  2. Negative: 1 out of 4
4 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Real Time With Bill Maher: Season 14 Jan 15, 2016 Himself tbd
tbd Dancing With the Stars: Season 16 Mar 18, 2013 Season 16 - Celebrity Dancer 7.5
48 The Jay Leno Show : Season 1 Sep 14, 2009 Correspondent 3.6
tbd D.L. Hughley Breaks the News: Season 1 Oct 25, 2008 Host / Writer / Executive Producer tbd
tbd S.O.B.: Season 1 Jul 25, 2007 Host tbd
75 Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip: Season 1 Sep 18, 2006 Simon Stiles 8.3
tbd The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Season 15 Jun 5, 2006 Guest tbd
tbd Weekends at the D.L.: Season 1 Jul 29, 2005 Host / Writer tbd
61 Dancing With the Stars: Season 1 Jun 1, 2005 Season 16 - Celebrity Dancer 5.7
tbd America's Funniest Home Videos: Season 14 Sep 28, 2003 Host (2000-2001 Specials) 5.0
tbd America's Funniest Home Videos: Season 13 Sep 27, 2002 Host (2000-2001 Specials) 5.0
tbd The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Season 11 Jun 3, 2002 Guest tbd
tbd America's Funniest Home Videos: Season 12 Jan 4, 2002 Host (2000-2001 Specials) 5.0
tbd The Hughleys: Season 4 Sep 3, 2001 Darryl Hughley / Writer tbd
tbd America's Funniest Home Videos: Season 11 Jul 20, 2001 Host (2000-2001 Specials) 5.0
tbd BET Awards Jun 19, 2001 Host tbd
tbd The Hughleys: Season 3 Sep 11, 2000 Darryl Hughley tbd
tbd The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Season 9 Aug 1, 2000 Guest tbd
tbd The Hughleys: Season 2 Sep 24, 1999 Darryl Hughley / Writer tbd
tbd The Hughleys: Season 1 Sep 22, 1998 Darryl Hughley / Writer tbd
tbd America's Funniest Home Videos: Season 6 Sep 18, 1994 Host (2000-2001 Specials) 5.0
tbd America's Funniest Home Videos: Season 5 Sep 19, 1993 Host (2000-2001 Specials) 5.0
tbd America's Funniest Home Videos: Season 4 Sep 20, 1992 Host (2000-2001 Specials) 5.0
tbd America's Funniest Home Videos: Season 3 Sep 22, 1991 Host (2000-2001 Specials) 5.0
37 America's Funniest Home Videos: Season 1 Nov 26, 1989 Host (2000-2001 Specials) 7.0
tbd America's Funniest Home Videos: Season 7 Nov 26, 1989 Host (2000-2001 Specials) 5.0
tbd America's Funniest Home Videos: Season 8 Nov 26, 1989 Host (2000-2001 Specials) 5.0
tbd America's Funniest Home Videos: Season 9 Nov 26, 1989 Host (2000-2001 Specials) 5.0
tbd America's Funniest Home Videos: Season 10 Nov 26, 1989 Host (2000-2001 Specials) 5.0
tbd The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Season 10 May 25, 1992 Guest tbd