Bill Cosby was born on July 12, 1937 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. He has full name of William Henry “Bill” Cosby Jr. His father name is Anna Pearl ( a maid) and William Henry Cosby Sr who was a cook of US Navy.
Billy Cosby father was mostly away from home and spend a lot of time in 2nd World War. He was good clown in Class and in Playing. In sports he was captain of baseball team of Mary Channing Wister Public School in Philadelphia as well as the president. In his early life Cosby worked too much before and after school to support his family. he joined the Navy serving as marine Corps Base Quantico. He worked in US Navy for Four years in Hospital corpsman. He got track and field scholarship award from Philadelphia’s Temple University in 1961.
Cosby progressed his talent in Undergraduate career for humor, joking and with fellow enlistees in the service and then with college friends. He used his talent while working in Bartending at a Philadelphia club to earn money and reliased his ability to make people laugh he started to come on screen for comedy.
Billy Cosby received his first contract with Warner Bros. in 1964 and released his first comedy album by the name of Bill Cosby Is a Very Funny Fellow…Right!,
Jerry Seinfeld give credit to Cosby and brought into Sitcom Television. Seinfeld said of Cosby: “He opened a door for all of us, for all of the networks to even consider that this was a way to create a character, was to take someone who can hold an audience just by being up there and telling their story. He created that. He created the whole idea of taking a quote-unquote ‘comic’ and developing a TV show just from a persona that you see onstage”.
Comedian Larry Wilmore also have a good connection for Cosby Stand up he said on the concert film Bill Cosby: Himself, and the later success of the The Cosby Show that ” “It’s clear that the concert is the template for The Cosby Show.”
“Bill Cosby: Far From Finished” is the Cosby first TV standup special in 30 years.
Bill Cosby Acting Career:
Bill Cosby is famous TV Actor, Comedian Producer, Author and United States of America Stand Up Actor has full name of William Henry “Bill” Cosby Jr. born on July 12, 1937 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. started his career by a Television Show-Spy in 1960 by a Stand up comedy began at the hungry i in San Francisco. He worked as a regular children Television Series named as The Electric Company.
Bill Cosby stand up comedian in Actor profession created produced, and hosted the animated comedy television series Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids than ran from 1972 to 1985. Throughout the 1970’s Cosby started to work in number of films for African-American Television and earned his fame.
the “Cosby Show” which is started in 1980s was one of the best and number one show in America for five years. it was aired from 1984 to 1992. It was his Television Sitcom. he was highlighted as African-American Family from 1984 to 1989. Cosby produced spin-off sitcom A Different World, which aired from 1987 to 1993; starred in the sitcom Cosby from 1996 to 2000; and hosted Kids Say the Darndest Things for two seasons, from 1998 to 2000..
Sexual assault allegations
Since 2000 Cosby has been accused by Sexual Assault Allegations by numerous women of drug facilitated sexual Assault and rape. he has allegation incidents that took place in 1960s mid and the number of women are 50 that have allegations against him. But Cosby has not been charged even for one time in this wrong act and is denying about all these Sexual assault allegations against him.
He has discussed it in publically on my forums that he is not into such bad acts. He told Florida Today, “people shouldn’t have to go through that and shouldn’t answer to innuendos.” In May 2015 he said, “I have been in this business 52 years and I’ve never seen anything like this. Reality is a situation and I can’t speak.”
Most of the acts alleged by his accusers fall outside the statutes of limitations for legal proceedings. As of July 2015, two related lawsuits against Cosby are pending, including one for defamation of character.
After October 2014 accusation by Comedian Hannibal Buress that went to viral and many more made allegations against him. As a result of this many institutions have turned its directions form Cosby negatively. In July 2015, the court records from Andrea Constand’s 2005 civil lawsuit were unsealed and released. Cosby’s testimony shows a history of casual sex involving use of Quaaludes with a series of young women. Two persons Whoopi Goldberg and Joseph C. Phillips who were defending Cosby so far now have changed their minds.
Cosby got married in January 25, 1964 by Camille Olivia Hanks. they have five children together named as Erika, Erinn, Ensa, Evin, and Ennis. their only son Ennis, was murdered on January 16, 1997. Cosby has homes in Shelburne, Massachusetts, and Cheltenham, Pennsylvania.
In 1979 Cosby has hosted the Los Angeles Playboy Jazz Festival as a jazz drummer, he can also be seen playing bass guitar with Jerry Lewis and Sammy Davis, Jr.on Hugh Hefner’s 1970s talk shows. Cosby is an active member of The Jazz Foundation of America
Bill Cosby Quotes:
I don’t know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
A word to the wise isn’t necessary, it is the stupid ones who need all the advice.
In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.