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  • Issa Rae Teams Up With Larry Wilmore for New HBO Comedy Series

    Aug 7, 13 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment

    *Issa Rae is definitely a woman who knows how to create opportunities for herself. It was not so long ago that she developed her now successful webseries, “The Misadventures Of Awkward Black Girl,” and now she is teaming up with Larry Wilmore, a correspondent on Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show,” to co-write a comedy series project for HBO, […]

  • Larry Wilmore Lands NBC Pilot ‘Joe, Joe and Jane’

    Jan 29, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Actor-writer-comedian Larry Wilmore, currently the “senior black correspondent” for Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show,” has booked a series regular role on the NBC comedy pilot “Joe, Joe and Jane,” The Hollywood Reporter has learned. The semi-autobiographical multicamera comedy, from “New Girl” producers Joe Port and Joe Wiseman centers on Joe Waxman, a conflict-avoidant children’s book […]

  • Showtime Nabs Comedy Special from Larry Wilmore

    Jun 8, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Showtime has picked up “Race, Religion And Sex,” a one-hour comedy special starring Larry Wilmore, in which he explores issues dealing with race, religion and sex through comedy, satire and political commentary. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB's RSS FEED] The cable network has ordered one special with a possibility for more, according to Deadline.com.  A potential second […]

  • Larry Wilmore: Joins Fox’s ‘Living Loaded’; Preps Showtime Special

    Feb 24, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Writer-actor-comedian Larry Wilmore will co-star opposite Mike Vogel in Fox’s “Living Loaded,” a single-camera comedy pilot from the “It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia” duo of Rob McElhenney and Rob Rosell and FX Prods, reports Deadline.com. Based on the book of the same name by Dan Dunn, “Living Loaded” centers on Dan (Vogel), the loose partying […]

  • Study: Jon Stewart has Least Diverse Staff on Late Night

    Oct 20, 10 by EURPublisher01 4 Comments

      *Jon Stewart’s Comedy Central show may have a “senior black correspondent” in Larry Wilmore, but it’s the least diverse late night show on television, according to a graphic put together by an artist that examined the race and sex of guests compared to the general population over a six-week period this past August and […]

  • Video: ‘Daily Show’ on Obama’s ‘Angry Black Man’ Dilemma

    Jun 24, 10 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *If President Obama wants to be a successful president, he needs to calibrate his feelings to a level acceptable to white people, according to “The Daily Show’s” Senior Black Correspondent Larry Wilmore, who appeared on the Comedy Central program Wednesday night to discuss the issue with Jon Stewart. Watch below. The Daily Show With Jon […]