David Alan Grier on Meeting Jamie Foxx, Losing Weight in Quarantine & Jimmy’s Superfan Parents


DAG talks about his quarantine outfit, staying home, being in a bubble with his family, losing weight on the Jenny Craig diet, cast-members on “In Living Color” playing pranks on him, playing Jamie Foxx’s father on their new Netflix show “Dad Stop Embarrassing Me,” meeting Jamie for the first time, and Jimmy’s parents coming to his shows and feeding him leftovers.
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  • mdooms76
    mdooms769 klukkustundum síðan

    Jimmy called out the nuts in the room Lololol.

  • Sherrie Quinn
    Sherrie QuinnDegi Síðan síðan

    On of my favorites! So underrated!!

  • frustrated181
    frustrated181Degi Síðan síðan

    Omg! When he said “she brought you fried chicken?” He said “no she know better” I died!!! 🤣🤣🤣😂😂😂 she woke!

  • Spicysushirolls
    SpicysushirollsDegi Síðan síðan


  • Wake up Mr West
    Wake up Mr WestDegi Síðan síðan

    I laughed everytime they zoomed out and I got to see David's leopard shorts, white sneakers and black socks. And then his line at the end, "I wanna get back to my birth weight," killed me. 🤣🤣🤣

  • Falana Jerido
    Falana Jerido2 dögum síðan

    Love him so funny

  • anwion
    anwion2 dögum síðan

    David is amazing very witty OG✊🏿

  • king esseen
    king esseen2 dögum síðan

    David, the legend that everyone should know about. ✊🏿

  • Rainman
    Rainman3 dögum síðan

    So underrated...people never mention his name in the African American comedian list but he's that kind of funny you KNOW ur gonna laugh hard( which makes his role kn Jamie's foxxs new show, perfect cause Jamie is same way and they have history together).

  • Goddess Flexx
    Goddess Flexx3 dögum síðan

    David is hilarioussssss, legendary!!

  • Sam White
    Sam White3 dögum síðan

    True comedian.

  • RandomNest
    RandomNest3 dögum síðan

    When David said he wants to get back to his birthweight, I hollered. 🤣🤣🤣

  • Patrick Neal
    Patrick Neal3 dögum síðan

    A natural David Allan Grier Legendary pure talent they don't make em like that anymore

  • Bobama
    Bobama3 dögum síðan

    He has adidas crocs on 🤣🤣🤣🔥

  • BobRooney
    BobRooney4 dögum síðan

    You know he's bi lingual. Two snaps and a circle twist! From a male point of view.

  • Love84
    Love844 dögum síðan

    This gave me so much life!

  • EAST BAY Ant
    EAST BAY Ant4 dögum síðan

    Man that's joe CarMichael 🤷🏿‍♂️

  • Linda Nieves-Powell
    Linda Nieves-Powell4 dögum síðan

    The man has an MFA from Yale Drama School.

  • G. Carnell
    G. Carnell4 dögum síðan


  • Brother Sun
    Brother Sun4 dögum síðan

    Yo DAG is still hilarious 🤣

  • Pendragon Love
    Pendragon Love5 dögum síðan

    I’m sorry...I really don’t expect people to stay young on TV but damn...the BEARD is too much...

  • Quincy Lockett
    Quincy Lockett5 dögum síðan


  • Dirk Burns
    Dirk Burns5 dögum síðan

    My guy

  • Fee T
    Fee T5 dögum síðan

    “I wrote a song about it wanna hear it? Here it goes... aaaaaaaaahaaaaaaaan!!!!” 😂😂😂 If you a real fan you know 😉

  • Rahan Lewis
    Rahan Lewis5 dögum síðan

    Talented comics but I tried watching 3 episodes and was Lit. just Wasn't feeling it😩 Jamie's trying to be like Martin With the characters.Grier with occasional one liners. Just wasn't funny. Ill try again...then im done.Apologies.

  • Trevin Gaffney
    Trevin Gaffney5 dögum síðan

    I love Mr. Greer, and love that he’s still in the popular culture. IYKYK, but I hope folks are rushing to the old sketches and some of the movies he was in! He’s such a dope dude.

  • Christopher Styles
    Christopher Styles5 dögum síðan

    Wow DAG, Wow.. You are as they say, brilliant.

  • Kraig Williams
    Kraig Williams5 dögum síðan

    One of the funniest men to ever be on set

  • Alvin Johnson
    Alvin Johnson5 dögum síðan

    I see a 'Black Santa" comedy movie in the works! I SEE you DAG!

  • Howie S
    Howie S5 dögum síðan

    Thank You DAG Thank You

  • lala ev
    lala ev5 dögum síðan

    He kept it a buck with the fit😭😭😭😭

  • P_RoC TV
    P_RoC TV5 dögum síðan

    Landalious Truefled. If you know you know 😂

  • mrgarnerjr1
    mrgarnerjr16 dögum síðan

    Just hearing about him and Jaime Netflix Show gonna watch it tonight!!!!!💯 hope its good!!!!!

  • Brandon Langford
    Brandon Langford6 dögum síðan

    Love the beard Jimmy

  • pon gunz
    pon gunz6 dögum síðan

    Loved him in the Carmichael show this show looks very disney channel vibes tho

  • James Owens
    James Owens6 dögum síðan

    Looking like David Letterman's twin. 🤣

  • The Law of Divine Oneness
    The Law of Divine Oneness6 dögum síðan

    At 1:33 when he said "Just one nut is vaccinated. The other one is jealous. But I digress....you know Jimbo....". LOL. David is hilarious. He was gold on In Living Color. Still miss that theme song. RIP Heavy D.

  • D Sain
    D Sain6 dögum síðan

    One of the funniest ppl on the planet 🌍!!

  • Pam Peace
    Pam Peace6 dögum síðan

    "Gotta song for you, like to hear it, here it go." 🤣🤣🤣

  • Ressurrection Graves
    Ressurrection Graves6 dögum síðan

    HILARIOUS per usual. I want Tommy Davidson to be an obnoxious friend on their new sitcom. It’s HIGH-Larious!!! Support it on Netflix.

  • Reginald Stewart
    Reginald Stewart6 dögum síðan

    Lol he's only 11 yrs older than Jamie. But I find it awesome that they could pull off a father & son combo.

  • 376ironman
    376ironman6 dögum síðan

    Calhoun Tubbs looks like he's wearing all of his father's day gifts at once !!!

  • Ms. Rawkii Joy

    Ms. Rawkii Joy

    5 dögum síðan

    Ha! 🥲

  • Kelvin Wilkes
    Kelvin Wilkes7 dögum síðan

    Reverend Leon Lonnie Love😂😂

  • Marcel Hardy
    Marcel Hardy7 dögum síðan

    The show is demonic

  • ADHD Museum
    ADHD Museum7 dögum síðan

    Dudes funny af. Super slept on

  • Jorge Mejia
    Jorge Mejia7 dögum síðan

    hes so great

  • Tavieon Langley
    Tavieon Langley7 dögum síðan

    David funny 😂😂

  • BEP
    BEP7 dögum síðan

    I miss Calhoun Tubbs. Look it up. 🎸

  • Carolyn Bratton
    Carolyn Bratton7 dögum síðan

    David Alan is such a very talented actor. Glad to see him in new show. Always enjoyed the guys In Living Color till they started making the show about Jim Carey. Then I didnt watch ad much. Show was created by Wayans family but you couldn't tell it. Good luck David.

  • Hakim
    Hakim7 dögum síðan

    His birth weight 😂😂😂😂

  • She Bakes Co
    She Bakes Co7 dögum síðan

    David is hilarious.

  • Joseph Bennion
    Joseph Bennion7 dögum síðan

    Just finished the series "Dad stop embarrassing me" ngl David's probably the funniest one on the show😂😂 great first season!!👌🏾

  • ptproc
    ptproc8 dögum síðan

    Love David!

  • Robert Kraig
    Robert Kraig8 dögum síðan

    Wow, for 64, he's going on 54 it seems. He ages really well.

  • J-mall 1
    J-mall 18 dögum síðan

    That was hilarious...David Allen Greer and Tommy Davidson are on my GOAT list...keep the beard though...protects you from viruses.

  • Skyla Shanell
    Skyla Shanell8 dögum síðan

    “I wanna get back to my birth weight” 😂🤣🤣 I felt that!!!

  • Skyla Shanell
    Skyla Shanell8 dögum síðan

    The funniest part is then talking about his parents 😂

  • Chy Anthony
    Chy Anthony8 dögum síðan

    Dag is so underrated

  • Shay Nation
    Shay Nation8 dögum síðan

    Birth weight🤣🤣🤣

  • Shay Nation
    Shay Nation8 dögum síðan

    Hilarious lol

  • MusiqKidof88
    MusiqKidof888 dögum síðan

    Love DAG!!!

  • Mason LDN
    Mason LDN8 dögum síðan

    He got his Adam Sandler swag

  • Mason LDN
    Mason LDN8 dögum síðan

    They are only 10 years apart in age.

  • Will C
    Will C8 dögum síðan

    I give this interview 2 snaps in a circle

  • Love84


    4 dögum síðan


  • Marguerite Saint Leger
    Marguerite Saint Leger8 dögum síðan

    He looks terrible

  • Soloist94
    Soloist949 dögum síðan

    he needs to shave that beard quick time

  • Antoine Allen
    Antoine Allen9 dögum síðan

    "im gonna shave my beard lose 60 or 70 lbs. I wanna get down to my birth weight" LoL we need a In Living Color movie.

  • Spartan
    Spartan9 dögum síðan

    I haven't laughed so much at a talk show. DAG truly is the greatest talk show guest

  • Spartan
    Spartan9 dögum síðan

    This man and legend was and still is a huge inspiration. The great DAG!

  • Makkdee
    Makkdee9 dögum síðan

    I wanna get back to my birth weight!!!😂😂😂

  • O Perez
    O Perez9 dögum síðan

    David’s sketch of the singing man “Calhoun Tubbs” on In Living Color was nothing less than fantastically funny as hell!

  • ronniet71
    ronniet719 dögum síðan

    Stage needs more light please.

  • ronniet71
    ronniet719 dögum síðan

    Santa beard is dope!

  • Beverley Reid
    Beverley Reid9 dögum síðan

    OMG. This was hilarious.

  • Jonathan Toliver
    Jonathan Toliver10 dögum síðan

    I watched with this after a few beers and shots and smoke and lemme tell ya this is guy is funny. He had me at only one but being vaccinated

  • Mr David Ashley
    Mr David Ashley10 dögum síðan

    Friggin DAG! LMAO

  • Lil’ Zen Ten
    Lil’ Zen Ten10 dögum síðan

    Yoooo why does he look like Mike Tyson’s older brother lollll

  • Lil’ Zen Ten

    Lil’ Zen Ten

    10 dögum síðan

    (That’s a compliment, by the way...)

  • ProjectRedemption43
    ProjectRedemption4310 dögum síðan

    David Allen Grier is hilarious

  • Daryl Shackelford
    Daryl Shackelford10 dögum síðan

    Detroit's Finest

  • Barbara McGee

    Barbara McGee

    5 dögum síðan

    Cass Tech!!!

  • KingKoopa01
    KingKoopa0110 dögum síðan

    What the problem is... I wrote a song about it would you like to hear it here it goes 🤣

  • Moreflow Falls
    Moreflow Falls10 dögum síðan

    I see a possible "Uncle Phil" on for Fresh Prince......

  • bigdogbnb
    bigdogbnb11 dögum síðan

    I thought that was uncle Phil

  • Larry Wiggs II
    Larry Wiggs II11 dögum síðan

    Lol! “I want to get back to my birth weight.” - DAG

  • Faith L
    Faith L11 dögum síðan

    David is hilarious, but not enough people give him credit for his dramatic roles. He’s just all-around amazing.

  • devon divine

    devon divine

    2 dögum síðan

    Like his dramatic role in...."blankman" 🤣🤣🤣

  • Faith L

    Faith L

    3 dögum síðan

    @JaySim DIDN’T HE THOUGH? And that’s what I was referring to. I literally hated his character, but was so happy to see his versatility. He did that!

  • JaySim


    3 dögum síðan

    He played the hell out of Jimmy Dale in Queen Sugar. That was my first time seeing him in a serious role.

  • Sonia Rena

    Sonia Rena

    3 dögum síðan

    @rell2972 Right, so good he scared me!!

  • Adrianne Augustine

    Adrianne Augustine

    4 dögum síðan

    @Bertha Lewis hilarious he always saying or doing something funny i be in tears looking at In Living Color reruns

  • Carlos Colon
    Carlos Colon11 dögum síðan

    sooooo funny..

  • MrAlex3132003
    MrAlex313200312 dögum síðan

    For David Alan Grier's age, he has great youthful skin!!! Has to be from growing up drinking that finest water in Detroitr!!! *no joke! Im in my 40s and have no gray hairs yet!

  • Love84


    4 dögum síðan

    I was just looking at his skin

  • Look Over There
    Look Over There12 dögum síðan

    Wrote a little song about it...Wanna hear it? Here goes!

  • Thomas King
    Thomas King12 dögum síðan

    He was the funniest on In living Color

  • Mylsnazzy
    Mylsnazzy12 dögum síðan


  • No1onU2be
    No1onU2be12 dögum síðan


  • Kory Millett
    Kory Millett12 dögum síðan

    He looks like a black Santa Claus with that beard.

  • genomyoshida
    genomyoshida12 dögum síðan

    His hands are so tiny. Haha.

  • JP Truth
    JP Truth12 dögum síðan


  • TK
    TK13 dögum síðan

    David Alan Grier... hilarious dude! Def gotta check out this show.

  • Mathy Don
    Mathy Don13 dögum síðan

    OMG... from the thumbnailI thought it was Uncle Phil but then I remembered James Avery died

  • Mathy Don

    Mathy Don

    5 dögum síðan

    @Barbara McGee haha RIP Uncle Phil, he was also the voice of the Shredder on the ninja turtles cartoon.

  • Barbara McGee

    Barbara McGee

    5 dögum síðan

    Not just you!!

  • Bruce Bruce
    Bruce Bruce13 dögum síðan

    Hilarious 😂

  • ced8668
    ced866813 dögum síðan

    🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣 he’s still funny AF

  • Just Joan
    Just Joan13 dögum síðan

    Jimmy is really trying not to crack up too hard. So funny with David.

  • SURF
    SURF13 dögum síðan

    He is nuts!!😂. Always has been👏

  • Kid Astronaut
    Kid Astronaut13 dögum síðan

    Wow he’s hilarious.