Big Boy (radio host) Biography
Big Boy (Stage name) also known as Kurt Alexander is a nationally syndicated American radio host and actor. He has hosted the morning show at Los Angeles Rhythmic contemporary station KPWR (Power 106) until his move in February 2015 to KRRL (Real 92.3).
His stage name derives from his formerly large build, which he modified through duodenal switch surgery in 2003, leading to a weight loss of over 250 pounds.
Big Boy (radio host) Age
He was born on September 8, 1969, in West Side, Chicago, Illinois. Currently, he is 49 years old.
Big Boy (radio host) Family
His family’s result is under review.
Big Boy (radio host) Education
He attended Culver City High School where he used to DJ in their parties.
Big Boy (radio host) Relationship | Spouse
He married Veronica Alexander.
Big Boy (radio host) Children
His children’s result is under review.
Big Boy (radio host) Career
He becomes familiar in the music business while DJ-ing Culver City High School parties, Big Boy before long turned into a guardian for the music bunch The Pharcyde. Big Boy was companions with the Baka Boyz, the morning show hosts at Power 106.
Continually being an interesting character, Big Boy was offered a hosting position with the station, before long demonstrating effective in evening and evening hosting spots. Big Boy’s picture turned out to be outstanding all through the Greater Los Angeles Area in the late 1990s.
His first big break onto the national spotlight was the point at which he was contracted as the commentator on the Vibe TV syndicated program (named after the mainstream magazine) in 1998 hosted by comic Sinbad.
At the point when the program finished, clearly Big Boy had media fans at the official level in light of the fact that Big Boy, in the mid-2000s, was offered a host position with Power 106 and was advanced by setting his 500 or more pound picture onto boards all through the region.
Big Boy has been named Personality of the Year multiple times by the Radio Music Awards and multiple times by Radio and Records magazine. The National Association of Broadcasters granted him the Marconi Award in 2002 and 2004. In September 2015 he has cast a ballot as an inductee to the 2015 National Radio Hall of Fame.
He has shown up in motion pictures, for example, Malibu’s Most Wanted, Soul Plane, The Longest Yard, The Players Club, and Charlie’s Angels 2, and co-featured in Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo. Fox TV marked Big Boy to co-star in the police show Fastlane in the fall of 2002.
Also, Big Boy voiced himself in the 2005 Disney Channel Original Movie, The Proud Family Movie as a host of Wizard Kelly Radio. He has seemed various occasions on the hit HBO Entourage TV arrangement.
He was likewise included on the second scene of the VH1 reality arrangement, I Love New York, hosting the “I Love New York Management”. Big Boy is in the improvement procedure for his own system sitcom and hosts his syndicated end of the week show once called “Big Boy’s Hip Hop Spot.” He has performed on-air voice-overs on MTV’s world game show Yo Momma.
Big Boy voiced the character Big Bear in the 2004 computer game Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Big Boy is likewise a host alongside liberated in the 2002 computer game Street Hoops. He is a radio host in the 2013 computer game Grand Theft Auto V on the Radio Los Santos radio station. On July 27, 2010, sidekick Tattoo left the show.
In 2010, Big Boy and Power 106 were included in the film ‘Venture X.’ During the finish of the motion picture, he discussed the gathering and made reference to Kanye West. On August 6, 2007, Big Boy marked a multi-year manage ABC Radio Networks to syndicate the show, and his end of the week show Big Boy’s Hip Hop Spot. The show propelled broadly on August 20 and is additionally now called The Big Boy’s Neighborhood Morning Show.
On November 24, 2010, Big Boy made an exceptional visitor execution in Vicente Fernández’s show at the Gibson Amphitheater performing “Aca Entre Nos”. In September 2010, Big Boy went into film generation by means of his creation organization, Ida’s Son Productions.
The principal film, Exit Strategy, is a lighthearted comedy fixating on James (Jameel Saleem) who is ousted from his loft and compelled to move in with his better half of a quarter of a year, Kim (Kimelia Weathers) and rapidly finds she’s not his sort.
When he enrolls his companion Carville (Quincy ‘QDeezy’ Harris) and Leona (Noelle Balfour) to enable him to discover an exit out of the relationship. Entertainer Kevin Hart makes an appearance job. On August 22, 2011, Luscious Liz Hernandez left Big Boy’s Radio and turned into a correspondent for E! News.
On February 3, 2015, Emmis Communications recorded a rupture of-agreement suit against Big Boy after he acknowledged a $3.5 million contract with iHeartMedia and quit the KPWR morning appear. iHeart claims crosstown Urban Contemporary station Real 92.3 KRRL. At KPWR, previous evening time host J. Cruz is presently doing the morning appear.
In March 2016, a year after he joined KRRL and iHeartMedia, his broadly syndicated program was moved to iHeart’s syndication division Premiere Networks from Westwood One. Starting July 30, 2018, the show is additionally conveyed in a two-hour altered video structure on the American link arrange FM (Fuse Music).
Big Boy (radio host) Nationality
His nationality is American.
Big Boy (radio host) Net Worth
The American radio host has a net worth of $8 million
Big Boy (radio host) Measurement
He has a weight of 1.88 meters.