Emmy Award winner John Leguizamo has had an impressive career that spans well over 30 years. In his latest project “Ghetto Klown”, he takes fans through a comedic journey of his life. Last week, the actor brought his one-man show to New York City’s Central Park, as part of the SummerStage series.
Leguizamo leaves no stone unturned when taking the stage. The comedian reveals many intimate moments that include how he discovered his talent, a tumultuous (but brief) marriage, rocky relationships with both his parents and more. He also details hilarious on-set stories such as; bumping heads with Al Pacino (Carlito’s Way), a serious confrontation with Patrick Swayze (To Wong Foo) among others.
Ghetto Klown was a feel good ride into the heart of one of the industry’s most versatile talents. If you’re into major laughs and a humbling story, then this is the show for you! Catch Ghetto Klown in a city near you or HBO.
Check out photos below from his Central Park performance, as well as a recent interview with did at the Tribeca Film Festival.