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Cedric the Entertainer 1965-

Overview
Works: 167 works in 519 publications in 6 languages and 43,104 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Animated films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, vac, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cedric
Madagascar : escape 2 Africa by Eric Darnell( Visual )

71 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 6,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lion and zebra and two other of their pampered friends, from New York's Central Park Zoo, accidentally find themselves on a ship heading for Africa. When their vessel is hijacked, they become shipwrecked on the exotic island of Madagascar where they discover it really is a jungle out there!
Ice age by Carlos Saldanha( Visual )

34 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty thousand years ago, as the Earth was being overrun with glaciers, Manny, Diego, Sid and Scrat braved the frozen terrain and embarked on an incredible journey. Creatures everywhere were fleeing the onslaught of the new Ice age
Planes by Dane Cook( Visual )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 3,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When world-famous air racer Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he must shift gears and is launched into the world of aerial firefighting. Dusty joins forces with veteran fire and rescue helicopter Blade Ranger and his team, a bunch of all-terrain vehicles known as The Smokejumpers. Together, the fearless team battles a massive wildfire, and Dusty learns what it takes to become a true hero
Charlotte's web by E. B White( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 2,751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In ordinary Somerset County, a young farm girl named Fern rescues the runt of a litter of pigs from her father's ax. Fern names the pig Wilbur, takes care of him, and continues to visit him every day after he is moved to her Uncle Homer Zuckerman's barn across the road. But it's Wilbur's friendship with Charlotte the spider that ultimately saves him from the "smoke house" when Charlotte's talent for weaving praiseworthy words about Wilbur into her web, along with a little help from Templeton the rat and the other barn inhabitants, turns the Zuckerman farm into a tourist attraction
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events by Lemony Snicket( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 2,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"If you are interested in stories with happy endings, you would be better off watching some other movie," warns our narrator, Lemony Snicket. "In this movie," he continues gravely, "not only is there no happy ending, there is no happy beginning and very few happy things in the middle." This is the story of the Baudelaire children -- three "clever and reasonably attractive orphans"--Who embark on a shaky adventure after their home burns down, killing their parents. Violet is the eldest, a serious-minded girl with a knack for inventing things. Klaus is a brainy book-lover who retains every word he's ever read. And Sunny, barely more than an infant, has the unique distinction of being very good at biting things -- sometimes right through things
Intolerable cruelty by Joel Coen( Visual )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 2,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miles Massey is a high-powered Los Angeles divorce lawyer nearing a midlife crisis. While representing his wealthy client Rex Rexroth, Miles meets his match in Rex's gold-digging wife, Marilyn. He's impressed by her similarly heartless ways of using marriage to fuel an expensive lifestyle, but Miles still manages to defeat her in court. With Marilyn looking to get her revenge and Miles finding himself attracted to her, the two engage in a ruthless romantic pursuit to out-swindle each other
Barbershop by Anthony Anderson( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calvin never wanted to take over the family business, a barbershop on the south side of Chicago. One morning he decides to sell the shop to Lester. Calvin spends the day cutting heads at the shop, and starts to understand the importance of the legacy left to him. Calvin learns to appreciate his barber friends, and discovers that the place where they work is more than just a place to get a haircut. Calvin gradually changes his mind about selling the shop, but it may be too late. grocery store across the street
Larry Crowne by Tom Hanks( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When he suddenly finds himself without his long-standing blue-collar job, Larry Crowne (Hanks) enrolls at his local college to start over. There, he becomes part of an eclectic community of students and develops a crush on his teacher (Roberts). Now this simple guy will discover that when you think everything worth having has passed you by, you just might find your reason to live"--Container
Be cool by F. Gary Gray( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chili Palmer is tired of the producing movies after being forced to make a useless sequel. When a music producer friend is gunned down, he offers to help his widow run the business. Checking out a talented singer that his friend had been talking to him about puts Chili at odds with her sleazy music manager, his gay bodyguard, and his equally sleazy partner. The mismanagement of the music company also gets Chili threatened by members of the Russian mafia and a suburbian rap-mogul producer & his thugs. When it turns out that the widow had been the laundress for Aerosmith, she makes contact with Steven Tyler and gets their protege a duet with Tyler at an Aerosmith concert
Cadillac Records by Darnell Martin( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chess Records was located on the south side of Chicago. In 1947, it began recording blues music with Muddy Waters and Little Walter. This eventually gave birth to rock and roll in 1955 with Chuck Berry. Record producer Leonard Chess has an ear for this different type of music and believes he can cash in by signing up new talent such as songwriter Willie Dixon, Howlin' Wolf, and Etta James. Chess makes all of his artists part of his family and takes care of them. This is not easy since they spend a small fortune on booze, drugs, and the high life. When Chuck Berry goes to jail, Leonard is able to find another talented performer, Etta James, to take his place. In the late sixties, as their music goes out of favor, Leonard Chess gets out of the record business
Barbershop, the next cut by Ice Cube( Visual )

12 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's been more than ten years since our last appointment at Calvin's Barbershop. Calvin and his longtime crew are still there, but the shop has undergone some major changes. Most noticeably, our once male-dominated sanctuary is now co-ed. The ladies bring their own flavor, drama and gossip to the shop challenging the fellas at every turn. Despite the good times and camaraderie within the shop, the surrounding community has taken a turn for the worse
Barbershop 2 : back in business( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and French and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calvin is back on his feet and running the barbershop again. With a money-hungry corporation trying to edge out the 'mom and pop' establishments, Calvin and his friends take a stand to keep their neighborhood from being taken over
Top five by Earl Nightingale( Visual )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedian tries to change his tune and become a serious actor. His fiance eventually convinces him to air their wedding on television as a reality-TV show. An encounter with a journalist forces him to confront the comedy career, and the past, that he's left behind
Talk to me by Kasi Lemmons( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life and career of charismatic Washington D.C.-area radio personality Ralph "Petey" Green, who was renowned for his "tell it like it is" approach to politics and race
Why him?( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the holidays, Ned, an overprotective but loving dad and his family visit his daughter at Stanford, where he meets his biggest nightmare: her well-meaning but socially awkward Silicon Valley billionaire boyfriend, Laird. The rivalry develops, and Ned's panic level goes through the roof when he finds himself lost in this glamorous high-tech world and learns that Laird is about to pop the question
Man of the house by Stephen Herek( Visual )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When five perky cheerleaders witness the murder of a drug bust informant, they require 'round-the-clock surveillance to keep from being the next victims. enter tough-as-nails Texas Ranger Lt. Roland Sharp (Tommy Lee Jones), who masquerades as their assictant coach and camps out in their campus digs. But these feisty foxes just want to have fun, and the buttoned-down Sharp learns it's no easy task to keep the uncontrollable coeds in line and out of harm's way
Madly Madagascar( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alex's favorite holiday, Valentine's Day, brings hilarious surprises and excitement for the entire gang. Melman plans a big surprise for Gloria, Marty tries to impress a new friend and everyone wants to get their hands on King Julien's love potion"--Container
A haunted house( Visual )

8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young couple Malcolm and Kisha move in to their dream place, they soon discover they're not alone. But it's not the home that's possessed, it's Kisha. Now, Malcolm will go to hilarious extremes, including hiring a priest, a psychic, and a team of modern-day Ghostbusters to get his place and his sex life back to normal
Welcome home Roscoe Jenkins by Malcolm D Lee( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

R.J. Stevens is a successful television talk show host who sets aside his perfect life with his sweet son and celebrity girlfriend to attend his parents' golden wedding anniversary back home in Georgia. From the moment he arrives, all the reasons R.J. left to reinvent himself on the West Coast become clear. His siblings and cousins quickly put him in his place, reminding him that his name is actually Roscoe Jenkins. His sweet mother watches impassively while R.J.'s dad does nothing to mask his disapproval. R.J. would be content to wait out the anniversary events and go home. The arrival of an old girlfriend he once loved but couldn't keep during his adolescence changes everything, bringing out the competitive survivor within
Serving Sara by Matthew Perry( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and French and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sara is served divorce papers while she is in New York, she is stunned. Not about to lose the fortune she amassed with her self-serving Texas husband, she makes an offer to her process server, Joe that sets them off on a wild trip across the country
 
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Alternative Names
Cedric the Entertainer acteur américain

Cedric the Entertainer Amerikaans acteur

Cedric the Entertainer amerikansk skådespelare

Cedric the Entertainer amerikansk skuespiller

Cedric the Entertainer attore e comico statunitense

Cedric the Entertainer US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Komiker

Kyles, Cedric.

Kyles, Cedric 1965-

Kyles, Cedric Antonio.

Kyles, Cedric Antonio 1964-

Penghibur Cedric

The Entertainer Cedric 1964-....

Седрик «Развлекатель»

Седрік «Розважальник»

«Զվարճացնող» Սեդրիք

سدریک اینترتینر بازیگر آمریکایی

سيدريك ذا انترتينر

세드릭 더 엔터테이너

セドリック・ジ・エンターテイナー

塞德里克·凱爾斯

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Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate eventsIntolerable crueltyCadillac RecordsMan of the houseServing SaraContemporary Black biography, profiles from the international Black community