Larry the Cable Guy is an American top stand-up comedian and actor, whose comedy has covered the America since the success of Blue Collar Comedy Tour (2000) held by his friend Foxworthy and Bill Engvall.It was Larry’s full-length CD Lord, I Apologize (2001) thay officially brought him the national popularity. Larry has distinguished himself from other comedians with his blue-collar-based humor, thick southern accent, sporting outfits that favor baseball caps and cut-off shirts, and “regular Joe” shtick. In 2005 his DVD special Git-R-Done went platinum; his audio CD The Right to Bear Arms which debuted at No.7 on the charts captured Billboard’s Comedy Album of the Year and became the highest selling comedy record since Steve Martin more than 30 years before.
Daniel Lawrence Whitney, whose father was a preacher and guitar player, grew up on a family farm raising pigs for the first 16 years of his life. Before doing comedy, Larry worked as a bellhop at a local Ramada Inn. In 1986, he stepped into a comedy club and tried out his act and after 2 years, he officially started his comedy career. He found a steady work as a radio DJ which helped him gain some notoriety on radio shows across the country.
Larry married Cara in 2005 and had 2 children Wyatt and Reagan.
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