With a career spanning over 20 years, Katt Williams has earned a worldwide reputation as one of today’s top entertainers, having developed a career seeded with thousands of sold-out arenas, an expansive list of starring roles on the small screen and memorable performances in major box office hits. Since performing his first stand-up show as a teenager, Williams has been taking the comedy world by storm. He quickly developed a unique style of standup that combines articulate and sharp dialogue, rooted in conversations reflecting the American political landscape. By 1999, he had cultivated a loyal fan base and was performing on some of the most notable comedy stages across the nation.
In 2002, Williams made his onscreen debut as a guest star on NYPD Blue and subsequently landed his first feature film role as Money Mike in Friday After Next. His extensive filmography includes notable roles in Father Figures, Norbit, Scary Movie V, Epic Movie, Bastards, The House Next Door: Meet the Blacks 2, Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore, The Boondocks, Wild ‘n Out and a guest role in the critically acclaimed series Atlanta, which earned him a Primetime Emmy® Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series. Celebrated for his brilliance and ingenuity on stage, Williams is also known for his critically acclaimed standup specials, including The Pimp Chronicles, It’s Pimpin’ Pimpin’, Katt Williams: Pimpadelic, American Hustle, Priceless: Afterlife, Kattpacalypse, Katt Williams: Great America and, most recently, Katt Williams: World War III, on Netflix.