Tag: Comedienne

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One Night Only: Wendy Williams Headed To Vegas For Comedy ...

Talk show host Wendy Williams is trying her hand at standup comedy for one night only. As part of The Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas’ “Lipshtick: The Perfect Shade of Stand Up” series, Williams will headline a 70 minute standup ...
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Elevator Gate: Spoofed On “Saturday Night Live”

It was the biggest entertainment story last week and the fallout from the post-Met Gala incident in the hotel elevator with Beyoncé, Jay-Z and Solange Knowles continues to makes headlines. Fittingly, NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” spoofed the entire situation this ...
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Mo’Nique: Hosting “Love & Hip Hop” Reunion Special

Academy Award-winning actress Mo’Nique is hosting the reunion special for “Love & Hip Hop.” While no formal announcement has been made, cast members of the controversial VH1 reality show posted photos with the comedienne from the taping on Instagram. Mo’Nique ...
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Kym Whitley: Hosting Holiday Special For OWN

Comedienne Kym Whitley and her cast of characters from OWN Network’s “Raising Whitley” are hosting a holiday special for the network. “Raising Whitley: Ho, Ho, Home For The Holidays” will premiere on Saturday, Nov. 23 at 8pm and feature Whitley, ...
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Whoopi Goldberg: Acclaimed Comedienne Has Never Hosted “SNL”

Whoopi Goldberg is one of the most successful comediennes in the world and one of only 11 EGOT winners – people who have won an Emmy Award, Grammy, Oscar and Tony Award. The 58-year-old comic, who has executive produced a new ...
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Luenell Lays It All Out: Talks Katt Williams, Rick Ross, ...

She started as an actress at the Oakland Ensemble Theatre and later became a performer in the longest running cabaret show in San Francisco, “Beach Blanket Babylon.” In March 1995, Luenell Campbell‘s life changed when her mom died suddenly and ...
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Double Duty: Sheryl Underwood Launches Radio Show

“The Talk” co-host Sheryl Underwood is gearing up to host a new afternoon radio show called “Sheryl Underwood In The Afternoon” that will launch on The Juice FM 107.3 (WJUC) in Toledo, Ohio. “I am excited and proud to be ...
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Kym Whitley: Double Dose of “Raising Whitley”

When actress/comedienne Kym Whitley’s “Raising Whitley” reality show returns on Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network early next year, the show will expand from 30 minutes to one hour. During a recent appearance for McDonald’s in New Orleans, the “Black Dynamite” star ...
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Sherri Shepherd: Lands A New Gig

“The View” co-host Sherri Shepherd has landed a new gig. The Emmy-winning talk show host has just been tapped to host the second season of “NickMom Night Out,” a standup comedy series that has comics making jokes about their experiences ...
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Whitley Works: Kym Whitley Has A Hit On OWN

The news just keeps better for Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network. The ratings growth of the network continued this past weekend with the premiere of comedienne Kym Whitley’s new series, “Raising Whitley.” The 30-minute reality series, which airs on Saturdays at ...