Recognized both as a screenwriter for the family comedy Rodney and as the ex-husband of comedian and actress Sherri Shepherd.
He began his career in production in the late 1990s working on television shows like The Nanny.
He executive produced the 2013 TV movie It's My Time to Talk.
He and Sherri have a son, Lamar Sally, Jr. Their son was born after the two filed for divorce in 2014.
He wrote for the 2004 comedy Rodney, a show starring Rodney Carrington.