Tag Archives: stand-up comedy

  • Chris Tucker’s First Standup Special Set for Netflix

    Mar 23, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Believe it or not, Chris Tucker has never done a full-length standup special…until now. “Chris Tucker Live” premieres exclusively on Netflix on Friday, July 10, the streaming service announced Monday. It marks the first project that Tucker has starred in and produced through his own company, Chris Tucker Entertainment, bringing on board Phil Joanou to […]

  • Bill Cosby Gets Standing O in Canada With Protesters Outside

    Jan 8, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Bill Cosby got a standing ovation from Canadian fans at his first show following a string of cancellations in the wake of sexual assault allegations from more than 15 women. But outside protesters braved the sub-zero weather to heckle ticket-holders as they streamed in, and are likely to do so again at the second of […]

  • Steve Harvey Working on New Talk Show

    Jan 29, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 4 Comments

    *Steve Harvey’s life has become a little too hectic. From working on tapings for popular game show “Family Feud” to his syndicated radio morning show, the funnyman is literally too busy. He’s got to let something go. Although his first love is on standup comedy, Harvey’s going to give that one up for the time […]

  • Chris Tucker Returns to Stand-Up Comedy

    Jul 13, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 3 Comments

    *Chris Tucker is on the scene y’all and has announced his return to stand-up comedy. He’s scheduled an 18-date tour that will begin August 19 in Long Beach, Calif. It’s been a while since the comedian has made fans laugh via on-stage comedy. After his co-staring role in the hit “Rush Hour” movie franchise, the […]

  • Chris Rock Backtracks: Says Tracy Morgan Was Out of Line

    Jun 13, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 9 Comments

    *After “30 Rock” star and comedian Tracy Morgan made some interesting and quite homophobic comments in a stand-up routine, the LGBT community made a huge fuss. Oh, and Chris Rock tweeted a supportive message. But now he’s taking it back. Originally, Rock wrote,  “I dont know about you, but I dont want to live in […]

  • Video: Wanda Sykes Receives Two Emmy Nominations For ‘I’ma Be Me’

    Jul 15, 10 by clabasan 3 Comments

    *Comedian Wanda Sykes got two Emmy nominations for her HBO stand up I’ma Be Me. Her HBO special is nominated for both Outstanding Variety, Music, Comedy Special and Outstanding Writing in a Variety Music or Comedy Special. Sykes receives the good news after she got word in May that both her shows The Wanda Sykes […]