Fast Facts

  • Began his career at Rutgers University after performing comedy for the talent portion of a male beauty pageant.
  • Credited with coining the phrase "booty call" while performing on Def Comedy Jam.
  • Former MTV veejay and host of MTV Jams.
  • Lent his voice to the video game NARC in 2005.
  • Wrote the essay "Real Men Have Feelings" for Ebony in 2007.
  • Is a cousin of Shaquille O'Neal.


  • Baron Hudson Bellamy — Son
  • Shaquille O'Neal — Cousin
  • Bailey Ivory-Rose Bellamy — Daughter
  • Kristen Bellamy — Wife


  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ (BS in Economics, 1989)

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  • Birth Name: William Bellamy
  • Birth Place: Newark, NJ
  • Profession: Actor, Comedian

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