Wyclef Jean

Lowest Rated: 11% One Last Thing (2006)
Birthday: Oct 17, 1972
Birthplace: La Plaine, Haiti
Raised by his aunt and uncle in Haiti from ages 2 to 9 after his parents immigrated to the U.S. in pursuit of a better life. Moved to Brooklyn with his parents when he was 9. Father was pastor at Newark's Good Shepherd Church of the Nazarene. Played bass for his high-school swing choir. Formed the Tranzlator Crew, a rap group, with his cousin Prakazrel ("Pras") Michel and Lauryn Hill in the late '80s; they eventually renamed themselves the Fugees. Released his first solo album, the triple-platinum Carnival, in 1997. Wrote and produced hits for Destiny's Child, Whitney Houston, Carlos Santana and Shakira. Bought his parents their dream home with his first major paycheck. Began taking classes at the Berklee College of Music in Boston in 2009. Founded the Yéle Haiti charity to benefit the people of his native Haiti.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
67% Sweet Micky For President Actor 2015
25% Black November Timi Gabriel 2015
81% Soundtrack For A Revolution Actor 2009
No Score Yet Celia: The Queen Actor 2008
No Score Yet Shakira: Oral Fixation Tour Actor 2007
No Score Yet Hip Hop Massive 2 Actor 2007
19% Shottas Producer Executive Producer Richie 2006
77% Ghosts of Cité Soleil Executive Producer Actor 2006
11% One Last Thing Emmett Ducasse 2006
No Score Yet Full Clip Narrator 2006
21% Dirty Baine 2006
No Score Yet Live with Pete Finch Actor 2006
No Score Yet Rap Sheet: Hip-Hop & The Cops Actor 2006
No Score Yet South Beach Raw Actor 2005
30% Be Cool Himself $55.6M 2005
No Score Yet Funkmaster Flex - Car Show Tour Actor 2005
No Score Yet Sesame Street: Happy Healthy Monsters Actor 2005
No Score Yet James Brown: Soul Survivor Actor 2004
30% The Country Bears Himself $16.9M 2002
No Score Yet Destiny's Child: The Platinum's on the Wall Actor 2001
No Score Yet America: A Tribute to Heroes Actor 2001
No Score Yet Carmen: A Hip Hopera Fortune Teller 2001

TV

CREDIT
No Score Yet Hell's Kitchen
2005
Reality cast member
  • 2018
No Score Yet Rachael Ray
2015
Guest
  • 2017
No Score Yet Tavis Smiley
2013-2018
Guest
  • 2017
No Score Yet Desus & Mero
2016
Guest
  • 2017
  • 2016
No Score Yet The Late Show With Stephen Colbert
2015
Performer
  • 2016
100% The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore
2015-2016
Panelist
  • 2016
No Score Yet Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
1999
Guest Vincent Love
  • 2016
  • 1999
91% Nashville
2012-2018
Dominic King Dominic Wells Domic King
  • 2013
  • 2012
No Score Yet Chelsea Lately
2007-2014
Guest
  • 2012
No Score Yet The Apprentice
2004-2017
Appearing
  • 2012
No Score Yet Last Call With Carson Daly
2007
Guest
  • 2012
  • 2011
No Score Yet American Experience
1988
Performer
  • 2011
No Score Yet The Electric Company
2009-2011
Appearing
  • 2010
81% 30 Rock
2006-2013
  • 2009
72% American Idol
2002-2016
Performer
  • 2006
No Score Yet The Ellen DeGeneres Show
2003
Guest Performer
  • 2006
  • 2005
No Score Yet Russell Simmons Presents Def Poetry
2001-2007
Performer
  • 2005
No Score Yet Third Watch
1999-2005
Marcel Marcel Hollis
  • 2005
No Score Yet American Dreams
2002-2005
Performer
  • 2004
96% Chappelle's Show
2003-2006
Performer
  • 2004
No Score Yet America's Next Top Model
2003-2018
Guest
  • 2003
No Score Yet The Daily Show With Jon Stewart
1999-2015
Guest
  • 2003
No Score Yet All That
1995-2005
Performer
  • 1997
No Score Yet The Chris Rock Show
1997-2000
Guest
  • 1997

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