Broderick Stephen Harvey is an American comedian, businessman and entertainer. He hosts The Steve Harvey Morning Show, Family Feud, Celebrity Family Feud, the Miss Universe competition and Fox's New Year's Eve. Harvey began his career as a comedian. He did standup comedy in the early 1980s and hosted Showtime at the Apollo and The Steve Harvey Show on The WB. He was later featured in The Original Kings of Comedy after starring in the Kings of Comedy Tour. He performed his last standup show in 2012. Harvey is the host of both Family Feud and Celebrity Family Feud which he has done since 2010. He has also hosted Little Big Shots, Little Big Shots Forever Young, and Steve Harvey's Funderdome. As an author, he has written four books including his bestseller Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man, which was published in March 2009. In 2017, Harvey founded Steve Harvey Global, an entertainment company that houses his production company East 112 and various other ventures.
|Born:||Broderick Stephen Harvey, January 17, 1957, Welch, West Virginia, U.S.|
|Children:||7 (including 3 adopted children)|
|Occupation:||Comedian, radio host, television host, producer, radio personality, actor, author, businessman|
|Twitter:||Steve Harvey's Twitter profile|
|IMDb:||Steve Harvey's IMDb|
About Steve Harvey
Comedian, talk show host, radio personality, and author who starred on The Steve Harvey Show on The WB from 1996 to 2002. In 2009, his book "Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man" was published and later turned into the 2012 film "Think Like A Man."
He held jobs as a salesman, a mailman, a boxer, and a carpet cleaner before performing his first stand-up routine in 1985. He later attained the coveted spot of host of It's Showtime at the Apollo, which featured live performances from both professional and up-and-coming artists, as well as the Amateur Night competition made popular at the famous Apollo Theater in Harlem.
In 2010, he became the first African American host of the long-running American game show Family Feud.
He has been married three times and has four biological children, Brandi, Karli, Broderick Jr. and Wynton. He married his third wife, Marjorie Bridges, in 2007.
He starred in The Original Kings of Comedy in 2000 with Bernie Mac.
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