Quite simply, Cosby is a National Treasure! His comedy transcends age, gender and cultural barriers. A profound ability to share his interpretations of everyday life with humor and laughter has made Cosby one of America’s most prolific humorists.
Over the past century, few entertainers have achieved the legendary status of William H. Cosby Jr. His successes span five decades and virtually all media, remarkable accomplishments for a kid who emerged from humble beginnings in a Philly project. In the 1960s, his stand-up act was a coast-to-coast sensation, spawning a string of hilarious, best-selling comedy albums, which went on to win eight Gold Records, five Platinum records and five Grammy Awards. His role on TV’s “I Spy” made him the first African-American to co-star in a dramatic series, breaking television’s racial barrier and winning three Emmy Awards. In the 1980s, he again rocked the television world with the “The Cosby Show,” a gentle, whimsical and hugely successful series that single-handedly revived the family sitcom. With hit movies like “Uptown Saturday Night” and best-selling books like “Fatherhood,” Cosby is quite simply an inspiration with the unique ability to touch people’s hearts.
With a total of nine Grammys, six Emmys, and two Golden Globes, Cosby has won the hearts of fans and critics with his best-selling books, award-winning comedy albums and unparalleled television career. Share in this rare opportunity to experience an intimate evening with this legendary comic genius!