American football career
Terrence Alan Crews
July 30, 1968
Flint, Michigan, U.S.
|Years active||1991–1997 (football)|
|Known for||Everybody Hates Chris|
Rebecca King (m. 1989)
|No. 51, 90, 94|
|Position:||Defensive end / Linebacker|
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight:||245 lb (111 kg)|
|High school:||Flint Southwestern Academy|
|NFL Draft:||1991 / Round: 11 / Pick: 281|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career NFL statistics|
|Player stats at NFL.com · PFR|
Terrence Alan Crews (born July 30, 1968) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, voice artist, and comedian. He is known for appearing in Everybody Hates Chris, The Expendables, White Chicks, The 6th Day, Norbit, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and other movies and television series. He is a retired NFL player. Crews is from Flint, Michigan. Crews was the host of Who Wants to be a Millionaire on September 2014 until May 2015 due to his busy schedule. He was replaced by Chris Harrison in September 2015.
Early life and education[change | change source]
Terrence Alan Crews grew up in a strict Christian household in Flint. His mother raised him, because his father was an alcoholic. His great aunt gave him a flute, so Terrence took lessons for eight years. He played football at Western Michigan University (WMU) in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
References[change | change source]
- Terry Crews Goes Undercover on Reddit, YouTube and Twitter. GQ (YouTube). January 9, 2019. Event occurs at 05:34. Retrieved February 7, 2020.
I am not a 'Jr.' Terry Crews is my dad, but I have a middle name: I am Terry Alan Crews [highlights spelling "Alan", and does not dispute "Terrence"]. So that technically does not make me a 'Jr.'
- "Terry Crews Biography". TV Guide. Retrieved 30 January 2013.
- "Terry Crews attributes his Hollywood star power comedy and dancing in 'White Chicks' and 'Everybody Hates Chris' to his Flint upbringing". mlive. 2013-04-25. Retrieved 2021-12-07.
- "Terry Crews: Me Too Movement 'Is The Emancipation Proclamation'". HuffPost. 2018-05-16. Retrieved 2021-12-07.
- Messina, Victoria (2019-06-14). "Exclusive: Terry Crews Joins America's Got Talent Audition to Play the Flute . . . Shirtless". POPSUGAR Entertainment UK. Retrieved 2021-12-07.
- "Rotten Tomatoes: Movies | TV Shows | Movie Trailers | Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes". www.rottentomatoes.com. Retrieved 2021-12-07.