Gabriel Iglesias, who will perform Saturday on the Riverside Casino’s outdoor stage, has dealt with more than his share of adversity.

Iglesias floated from project to project while growing up in Southern California.

Just like May, Iglesias has made a career out of telling his own stories.

Unlike burly director/spoken word artist Kevin Smith, who lost it when Southwest Airlines asked him to purchase two seats for a flight, Iglesias used the situation for material.

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW ADVERTISEMENT. Iglesias appeared in the film “Magic Mike” and voiced characters in “The Nut Job” and “El Americano: The Movie.” However, he’s never obsessed over television or film gigs.

Questions recently arose over whether or not Iglesias would live.

Iglesias is at his best when he’s self-deprecating.