Darryl Lynn "D.L." Hughley (born March 6, 1963) is an American actor, stand-up comedian and star of the television sitcom The Hughleys, which ran from 1998 to 2002 on ABC and then on UPN.
From 1992 to 1993, Hughley was the original host of ComicView, the stand-up comedy program on BET. During 2005, he had a short-lived talk show on Comedy Central called Weekends at the D.L.. He is a member of The Original Kings of Comedy, and has also had roles on Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, and on NBC's Scrubs as Turk's brother. He is currently known for his stand-up comedy shows, day-time talk show appearances, and his book "Black Man, White House: An Oral history of the Obama Years."