Name: Lou Collins
School: Grambling State University
Major: General Studies
Lou Collins is an initiate at Grambling State. Sweet Lou Collins has been doing comedy on the "chittlin" circuit and has really brought the house down in the cities that he appeared. Beginning his stage performances at Grambling State University, where he first discovered his comedic talents hosting talent shows, concerts and other activities he has realized that he has what it takes to perform at the "blockbuster" level. His smooth, sweet, and sexy style has truly been his geatest asset when he is performing, delivering his punchlines and timing it perfectly. This underexposed comedian is rising in his own rights, identified as a local superstar, "Sweet" Lou began his comedy career in 1993, after exiting college in 1991. While at GSU, he had the pleasure of working with Erykah Badu, along with his brother Dre' and friend Jazz. They actually promoted several events for Ms. Badu to display her talents on the campus.
Sweet Lou Collins is a household name in the city of Las Vegas, he has conquered his home town fans who give him tremendous supoort. This comedian is on his way to some better days in this field and is often compared to "Cedric the Entertainment," with his size, style of dress and the late great Robin Harris with his comedy. He has opened for some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry, all who said, "this kid is ready!" Sweet Lou has also promoted other up and coming comedians who are looking for their start in the business. He also ran several comedy outlets in Las Vegas which brought many comics into town from across the country to appear on HBO's Def Comedy Jam and BET's ComicView. Many of these comedians would endorse Sweet Lou, as being tough and could hold his own on stage.