Posts Tagged: Wanda Sykes

The Jeffersons Reboot Will Star Jamie Foxx & Wanda Sykes

The popular 1970’s hit show, The Jeffersons, ran for 11 seasons from 1975-1985. Depicting a black couple that started from the bottom and worked their way to the top in result of a running a successful cleaners business, The Jeffersons was relatable to some and a dream to others. Now, twenty plus years later the… Read more »

Foxx, Sykes Star in ‘The Jeffersons’ #Reboot!

In a tribute the the iconic TV writer & producer Norman Lear, the much beloved 70’s sitcoms, ‘The Jeffersons’ and ‘All in the Family” are coming back to TV for a special LIVE one-night #reboot special!   Lear, who created the original shows will be joined by Jimmy Kimmel to host the ABC prime-time special airing next… Read more »

India

India Arie Defends Mo’Nique

India Arie defends Mo’Nique.  India says we may not agree with Mo’Nique’s approach but she says she is not wrong.  Pretty much India is saying that us as black women are not being paid as much as our counter parts and it is just wrong.  She says its a struggle, which we all know just… Read more »

Kevin Hart

Kevin Hart Has New Animated Series Lil Kev Coming

Kevin Hart has new animated series Lil Kev coming.  Kevin Hart is expanding his empire.  He now has a new animated series called Lil Kevin coming to FOX.  He will voice the title character, along with Wanda Sykes, Keith Roberson, and Michael Price. Read here

Jada Pinkett Smith

Jada Pinkett Smith Supports Mo’Nique

Jada Pinkett Smith Supports Mo’Nique.  Jada Pinkett Smith is the second celebrity to publicly support Mo’Nique with her request for us to boycott Netflix.  Wanda Sykes was the first to show support saying Netflix offered her $250,000 to do a comedy special and Mo’Nique was offered $500,000 for her comedy special.  Jada makes some valid… Read more »

Wanda Sykes

Wanda Sykes Supports Mo’Nique Against Netflix

Wanda Sykes supports Mo’Nique Netflix.  Last week a lot of conversations took place on whether we as African Americans would support Mo’Nique and honor her request to boycott Netflix for offering her $500,000 to do a comedy special with them while offering Amy Schumer, 12 million, and Chris Rock and Dave Chappelle 20 million each. … Read more »