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1 Biography on Fri Jul 30, 2010 11:49 pm

Ronald "Ron" Samuel Pearson (born September 14, 1965 in Bellevue, Washington) is an American actor, comedian and juggler.
He started his career as a stand up comic at night clubs, a warm up guy on numerous shows. He eventually became an actor and received guest spots on sitcoms Mama's Family, They Came from Outer Space and Brother's Keeper as well as small roles in the films Midnight Cabaret and Lena's Holiday. He also hosted the syndicated kids game show Skedaddle for six weeks in 1988, becoming one of the youngest emcees in game show history. Between 1996-1998 he hosted the game show Shopping Spree, created by Jay Wolpert on The Family Channel.
In 1998, Ron received his big break when he was cast in the sitcom, Malcolm and Eddie as bartender Doug Brickous, a role he held until its cancellation in 2000. Since then he has had recurring roles in The Norm Show, Nikki, The Drew Carey Show, Eve, That 70s Show and more recently George Lopez. In between sitcoms, Ron appeared in the film Little Black Book and made an appearance on Dennis Miller show, the GSN original series National Lampoon's Funny Money and several appearances on the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson on CBS. He also hosted "Casino", a 2002 GSN pilot that sold six years later as Catch 21, without Ron's participation.
In September 2008, Ron was featured in the multi-comedian DVD The Apostles of Comedy, which also features comedian/actor Brad Stine with Chicago natives Jeff Allen and Anthony Griffith. Due to its success, these four comedians have been touring the country as The Apostles of Comedy since 2008 and are scheduled through May 2009.
In 2010, Ron starred in the Disney Channel Original Movie Starstruck.
Pearson is a born-again Christian. On one of his comedy routines, he did a praise/worship act on The Lord Reigns.
Ron is married to his wife Tanya and has two children, Regan and Tex. They reside in Nashville, Tennessee.

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