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  • Black Comedienne to Compete on New Season of ‘Last Comic Standing’ (WATCH)

    Jul 29, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *If you haven’t heard, famed African-American comedian, Alycia Cooper, will compete as a contestant on season 9 of NBC’s ‘Last Comic Standing,’ Executive Produced by Wanda Sykes and Page Hurwitz. Cooper, a Maryland native has been performing since the age of 5 at Howard University’s Children’s Theatre, and continued acting throughout college as she played […]

  • Wanda Sykes Hooks Up with NickMom Via Comedy Development Deal

    Nov 30, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Wanda Sykes and NickMom are officially aligned. The funnywoman and Page Hurwitz’s Push It Productions will develop a comedy project for the network under a new comedy development pact, thewrap.com reports. NickMom, which airs nightly from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Nick Jr., is a block of programming geared toward mothers. The new deal […]

  • Keenen Ivory Wayans: ‘Last Comic Standing is Not a Popularity Contest’

    Jun 11, 14 by Cherie Saunders 2 Comments


    *All of the ingredients were in place for Keenen Ivory Wayans to agree to come aboard Wanda Sykes’ rebooted “Last Comic Standing.” With fellow comedic veterans Roseanne Barr and Russell Peters beside him on the judging panel, The “In Living Color” creator says joining the NBC show was a no-brainer. “It’s a great job for […]

  • Wanda Sykes to Serve as Mentor on NBC’s ‘Last Comic Standing’

    May 19, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Not only is Wanda Sykes an executive producer of NBC’s revived “Last Comic Standing – debuting Thursday (May 22) from 9 to 11 p.m. – but she will also join an all-star lineup of mentors. Howie Mandel (“America’s Got Talent”), Amy Schumer (“Inside Amy Schumer”), Cheryl Hines (“Curb Your Enthusiasm”) and Jeff Ross (“The Burn […]

  • Wanda Sykes Reboot of ‘Last Comic Standing’ Threatened by Editors Strike?

    Apr 21, 14 by Cherie Saunders 1 Comment


    *NBC’s “Last Comic Standing” relaunch with new executive producer Wanda Sykes and host JB Smoove may be over before it even begins. With a month before its May 22 season premiere, about 15 editors and assistant editors walked off the job today in a strike organized by the Motion Picture Editors Guild, according to Deadline.com. […]

  • THE (03-07-14) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Mar 7, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE When I dare to be powerful – to […]