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John Witherspoon Says Chris Tucker Is Why We Won’t See ‘Last Friday’

Jan 24, 2015No Comments315 Views

At this point it might be safe to say that the talked about last ‘Friday’ installment we’ve all been waiting for may not be happening.

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Key And Peele Make Super Bowl Predictions: Patriots vs. Seahawks

Jan 24, 2015No Comments124 Views

Next Sunday, Feb. 1st Key And Peele will take over Comedy Central for their first-ever Super Bowl special. The duo will introduce fans to anchors

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Chris Rock In The Weirdest Video You Will Watch Today With Hannibal Buress, Eric Andre Finale

Jan 24, 20151 Comment1224 Views

If you have been watching The Eric Andre show on Adult Swim, then you know Andre’s show is one of kind. The series features a

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King Bach Does ‘Proposal Prank’ To Beyonce With King Of Hip-Hop, Jay Z Looking On At NBA Game

Jan 24, 2015No Comments461 Views

Last night the known hip-hop royal couple, rapper Jay Z and wife singer Beyonce were in Los Angeles enjoying a basketball game between the Clippers

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Children Of Comedian Killed In Tracy Morgan Car Crash Open Up About Walmart Settlement

Jan 23, 2015No Comments154 Views

This week we shared that the family of James McNair, who was killed in the car crash that severely injured Tracy morgan, reached a settlement

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Trailer: Newest Look Of Craig Robinson In ‘Hot Tube Time Machine’ Sequel

Jan 23, 2015No Comments115 Views

Last year we got a first look of the newest installment of ‘Hot Tube Time Machine’ with Craig Robinson, Clark Duke, and Rob Corddry. In

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Russell Simmons Suggest Executives Aren’t Giving Real ‘Black Comedians’ Opportunities, Reveals Project With J.B. Smoove

Jan 23, 2015No Comments618 Views

During an interview this week with Variety at their NATPE event, Russell Simmons had some words regarding Hollywood’s dealing with black talent. In his interview

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Chappelle Show Turns 12 Years Old Today, Here’s Two Of Our Favorite Moments

Jan 23, 2015No Comments161 Views

A definite comedy game changer since it first aired, Dave Chappelle’s TV series with Comedy Central, Chappelle Show officially turns 12 years old (Jan. 22,

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Sinbad Stops By The Breakfast Club: “Hollywood Never Liked Bill Cosby”

Jan 22, 2015No Comments472 Views

Earlier Today Sinbad stopped by Power 105.1’s The Breakfast Club radio show for a sit down. Starting things off Sinbad discussed Old school Vs. The

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Woah: Richard Pryor’s Wife, Jennifer Suing Company For $5 Million Over T-Shirts

Jan 22, 2015No Comments190 Views

You might want to hold off on that Richard Pryor design you were thinking about because his wife most likely will take you to court.

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Damon Wayans Retells The Story Of Getting Fired From SNL: “I Knew I Was Going To Get Fired…”

Jan 21, 2015No Comments329 Views

It was the 80’s, Eddie Murphy had just left SNL, and Damon Wayans was looked as the show’s next protege. Unfortunately fans didn’t get a

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Comedian James McNair, Who Was Killed In Car Crash Involving Tracy Morgan, Family Reaches Settlement With Walmart

Jan 21, 2015No Comments228 Views

The McNair family looks to have finally received some closure on the accident that claimed James McNair’s life. Back in June of 2014 McNair was

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Russell Simmons Suggest Executives Aren’t Giving Real ‘Black Comedians’ Opportunities, Reveals Project With J.B. Smoove

Jan 23, 2015No Comments618 Views

During an interview this week with Variety at their NATPE event, Russell Simmons had some words regarding Hollywood’s dealing with black talent. In his interview

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Guy Code’s Monroe Martin Not Happy About All-White Oscars, Suggest All Black Awards Called ‘The Cecils’

Jan 16, 2015No Comments445 Views

The recent 2015 Oscar nominations have gotten a few people upset as to why almost everyone nominated this year are white. People are calling it

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King Bach Does ‘Proposal Prank’ To Beyonce With King Of Hip-Hop, Jay Z Looking On At NBA Game

Jan 24, 2015
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Last night the known hip-hop royal couple, rapper Jay Z and wife singer Beyonce were in Los Angeles enjoying a basketball game between the Clippers vs. the Nets. Well at that same arena, King Bach who can be considered comedy royalty happened to be enjoying the same game. The comedic personality who has gained millions of followers on social-media apps such as Vine and Instagram couldn’t let the moment go

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LMAO: Comedian Felonious Munk Helps Translate Rapper Plies On Instagram

Jan 13, 2015
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A video posted by Plies (@plies) on Jan 13, 2015 at 7:32am PST Earlier this week we covered a story on Florida rapper Plies, who Lil Duval felt might have a decent career in comedy. Plies over the last month has been making people laugh with a series of Instagram videos (example above) featuring a collection of his thoughts. The rapper delivers his clips in a strong southern dialect making

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Phylicia Rashad Speaks Out In First TV Interview On Bill Cosby Allegations: “….This Is About Obliteration Of Legacy”

Jan 08, 2015No Comments333 Views

More ABC News Videos | ABC World News This evening ABC was able to get the first TV interview with actress Phylcia Rashad amidst the recent Bill Cosby

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