Meet Roland Powell, better known by his stage name Lil Duval. Born on June 12, 1977, in Jacksonville, Florida, he has become a veteran American stand-up comedian and actor. Lil Duval’s talent has taken him to various platforms, including comedy competition series, television shows, and music collaborations. In this blog post, we will delve into his early life, successful career, personal life, and social media presence.
Early Life and Education:
Lil Duval grew up in Jacksonville, Florida, the place that inspired his stage name. He attended First Coast High School and upon graduation, he moved to Atlanta, Georgia, seeking opportunities to pursue his passion for comedy and entertainment.
In 2005, Lil Duval gained recognition by reaching the finals of the comedy competition series “Coming to the Stage” on BET. This opened doors for him, leading to regular appearances on popular shows such as MTV2’s “Guy Code” and “Hip Hop Squares.” From 2013 to 2014, he anchored the MTV2 video program called “Ain’t That America,” showcasing his comedic talent to a wider audience.