From January 2000 through March 2003, Ron White performed with Jeff Foxworthy, Bill Engvall and Larry The Cable Guy on “The Blue Collar Comedy Tour,” a show that played to sold out audiences in over 90 cities and grossed over $15 million dollars. The “Blue Collar Comedy Tour” was filmed as major motion picture by Warner Bros. and released in theaters March 2003. The DVD version was released in June 2003 and has sold more than 1.5 million copies. The movie premiered on Comedy Central and was the most watched movie ever in the channel’s history. The sequel “Blue Collar Comedy Tour, Rides Again” was recently released in December 2004 and has sold over 2 million copies. The movie premieres on Comedy Central February 2005.
Ron is currently working on a comedy special for the WB network to air in May 2005. He will continue headlining theaters with his own “Drunk in Public” tour across the United States. It was recently ranked in the top 50 tours for 2005 in Pollstar Magazine.
On November 11, 2003, Ron made his solo comedy cd debut and released “Drunk in Public” which is distributed by Universal Music. “Drunk In Public,” showcases the insightful and hilarious White, who manages to be both razor sharp and blunt. The comedy cd has been in the top four on the Billboard Comedy Charts since February of 2004, and has sold over 300,000 copies.