One of America's most beloved comedians of all time, Bill Cosby has captivated generations of fans with his comedy routines, iconic albums, groundbreaking series, and best selling books. His comedy transcends age, gender, and cultural barriers. The veteran comic created and produced the Emmy-winning cartoon Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids, which began airing in the 1970s and was made into a film in 2004. The show, based on Cosby's childhood in Philadelphia, was designed to educate and entertain. Bill's successes span five decades starting in the 1960s, with his stand-up act to the 1980s, as he took over the television world with the The Cosby Show. His best-selling comedy albums, went on to win eight Gold Records, five Platinum records and five Grammy Awards. Bill Cosby is quite simply a national treasure with the unique ability to touch people's hearts.