Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias started from bars and clubs and reached the top of the comedy world.
He began as a stand-up comic in 1997. Gabriel was 21 and he was looking for a single opportunity to perform.
He found unique trademark signatures - storytelling in his act, funny voices, sound effects and bright shirts.
Best Known For
His CD album “We Luv Fluffy” was recorded in 2004.
In 2006, the actor took part in Last Comic Standing and managed to stay up to the final.
He often uses a quote “Oh, I'm not fat, I’m fluffy” and even created and produced a show named in the same way.
Since 2011, the comedian is responsible for TV show “Gabriel Iglesias’ Stand-up Revolution”.
His great talent to make the audience laugh gave Gabriel a chance to appear in “Magic Mike” with Matthew McConaughey
in 2012. A year later, he starred in “A Haunted House 2”.
We can hear his voice in “The Nut Job”, “The Book of Life”, “Smurfs: The Lost Village” etc.
Iglesias does not talk about his religion. As he wrote in Twitter: “FLUFFY doesn’t talk POLITICS or RELIGION. I believe everyone has a right to choose & I choose to keep it to myself and away from my fans. :)”
Gabriel is straight. He lived with his girlfriend Claudia Valdez and helped to bring up her son Frankie.
Worth To Known
The youngest child in the single-parent family has five siblings.
He is recognizable for wearing Hawaiian shirts. Gabriel has more than 700 and sometimes gives them away to fans.
The actor used to be 447 pounds but lost his weight and became 381 pounds or 173 kg.