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Cedric the Entertainer 1965-

Overview
Works: 151 works in 411 publications in 4 languages and 39,464 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Animated films  Children's films  Fiction  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cedric
Ice age by Chris Wedge( Visual )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 3,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four animals trying to save themselves from the upcoming Ice Age become unlikely heroes. The four reluctantly come together when they have to return a human child to its father while braving the deadly elements
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events by Brad Silberling( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 2,639 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
Charlotte's web by Julia Roberts( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 2,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fern is a young farm girl who rescues the runt, Wilbur. Wilbur the pig is saved from certain death and Fern visits him every day at her Uncle Homer's farm. But it's Wilbur's friendship with Charlotte the spider that ultimately saves him from the "smoke house." Charlotte's talent for weaving praiseworthy words about Wilbur into her web turns the Zuckerman farm into a tourist attraction
Madagascar escape 2 Africa by Eric Darnell( Visual )

11 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow Central Park Zoo animals, including, Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe and Gloria the Hippo, along with the psychotic penguins, the monkeys, and the lemur leaders as they unexpectedly are now stranded in the middle of Africa. While Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria are rather happy with their new environment, they quickly realize that it's not all that it seems. Meanwhile, the penguins attempt to repair the plane that they accidentally destroyed
Intolerable cruelty by George Clooney( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's comic gold as two of Hollywood's most dazzling stars - George Clooney and Academy Award-winner, Catherine Zeta-Jones - light up the screen in Intolerable Cruelty, a hilarious romantic comedy about men, women, and everything that can go wrong between them. Sparks fly when brilliant divorce attorney Miles Massey (George Clooney) meets his match in the beautiful but ruthless Marylin Rexroth (Catherine Zeta-Jones). From Academy Award-winning directors Joel Coen and Ethan Coen (Fargo; O Brother, Where Art Thou ), Intolerable Cruelty also stars multi-talented Billy Bob Thornton and outrageous Cedric The Entertainer
Madagascar 3 : Europe's most wanted by Ben Stiller( Visual )

21 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria and the whole crew join the circus to escape Captain Dubois of Animal Control
Madagascar by Eric Darnell( Visual )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 1,728 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!
Planes : fire & rescue by Dane Cook( Visual )

9 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,584 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
Planes by Dane Cook( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dusty is a cropdusting plane with dreams of competing as a high-flying air racer. But Dusty's not exactly built for racing, and he happens to be afraid of heights. So he turns to a seasoned naval aviator, who helps Dusty qualify to take on the defending champ of the race circuit. Dusty's courage is put to the ultimate test
Larry Crowne by Tom Hanks( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,517 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
Barbershop by Tim Story( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,489 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 a shady loan shark named 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
Be cool by F. Gary Gray( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English 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 )

9 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 artist 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 2 back in business( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and French and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a slick new mega-franchise clip-joint opens across the street from his southside Chicago barbershop, Calvin and his crew must take a stand to save the shop from bankruptcy - and the neighborhood from a shady development deal
Talk to me( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 980 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
Man of the house by Stephen Herek( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texas Ranger Roland Sharp is assigned to protect the only witnesses to the murder of a key figure in the prosecution of a drug kingpin - a group of University of Texas cheerleaders. Sharp must now go undercover as an assistant cheerleading coach and move in with the young women. They get him to loosen up a little, and even help him to patch things up with his neglected daughter
Madly Madagascar( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 817 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
Welcome home Roscoe Jenkins by Malcolm D Lee( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 816 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
Top five( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 792 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
A haunted house( Visual )

8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 784 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
 
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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»

سدریک اینترتینر بازیگر آمریکایی

سيدريك ذا انترتينر

세드릭 더 엔터테이너

セドリック・ジ・エンターテイナー

Languages
English (180)

French (3)

Spanish (1)

German (1)

Covers
Madagascar escape 2 AfricaIntolerable crueltyMadagascarCadillac RecordsMan of the houseContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black community