Mr. Rip / Benjamin
The Red Skelton Hour
Hardsell Hopkins / Insurance Doctor / Nipsey Ralston (Main Sketch)
Chris Rock's "Champagne" (1997).
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5' 9" (1.75 m)
Did You Know?
I've always had the ability to manipulate words and communicate ideas and thoughts. Writing poems is very simple to do....I start with the joke line and write backward.
Became one of the first African-Americans to be a regular on game shows (e.g., "To Tell the Truth") and was also one of the first black game show hosts with NBC's "Your Number's Up.".
Always presenting a poem at his shows
The Poet Laureate of Comedy