Lavell Crawford

Popular comedian and actor Lavell Crawford is probably best known for his role of Huell Babineaux on Breaking Bad. He rose to prominence from BET’s ComicView performances and eventually became a star. As of 2017, Lavell Crawford’s net worth is approximately $500 thousand and we will walk you now through his road to success.

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Lavell was born November 11, 1968 in St. Louis, Missouri and studied at Pattonville High School. His father was a bodybuilder but left the family. Growing up, Lavell struggled with obesity and other challenges. But he never lost his sense of humor. He performed at ComicView events and gained some smaller roles on various movies.

In 2007, Crawford ended up second in Last Comic Standing. Although he didn’t win, this meant a breakthrough moment for his career and bigger roles to were about to come. He played for example in Meet the Blacks and Mike and Dave Need Dates. As a result, his net worth started to take off.

Crawford also worked as a special correspondent and as a panel member at The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore. Huge success of TV show Breakind Bad made him famous as Huell Babineaux and he repeated this role later in spin-off series called Better Call Saul. Lavell is married to DeShawn Crawford and they are raising one child together.