The 2020 BET “HIP HOP AWARDS” is heating up with a newly announced lineup of presenters and performers. Hip Hop powerhouses Snoop Dogg and T.I. alongside R&B superstar Monica are set to present. Five-time Grammy Award-winner and global icon Lil Wayne and Grammy Award-nominatedRapper Cordae joins previously announced performers including 2 Chainz, Big Sean, Burna Boy … [Read more...] about Snoop Dogg, T.I., Monica, Cordae, G Herbo and Trae Tha Truth Added to the Star-studded Lineup Participants and Presenters at the 2020 BET “HIP HOP AWARDS” Oct. 27
As the pandemic closed in on New York and shut down the feature film comedian Whitney Uland was working on, she realized two things: if the world was going to come through this pandemic, it was going to need a few laughs; and since the universe was upside down anyway, she might as well try and disrupt the predominantly white, male comedy scene. As one does. So, she pulled … [Read more...] about Barrier-Breaking Comedy Show “The Improv House” Quarantines Cast Together in the Middle of Nowhere – What Could Go Wrong?
From Kevin Hart’s uproarious Die Hart to Kiefer Sutherland’s adrenaline-fueled The Fugitive, Quibi is the source for action, comedy, politics, and suspense every day, all summer long… This July, Nish Kumar continues his hilarious, across-the-pond take on current events with Hello America; Adam Devine makes skirting death look fun in Bad Ideas with Adam Devine; … [Read more...] about New on Quibi This Summer: Action, Comedy, Animation, Suspense and More!
Nearly 50 years after The Ed Sullivan Show wrapped its final episode and charmed TV viewers for the final time on Sunday night June 6, 1971, it officially joins the streaming universe and lives on forever. UMe today announced an agreement with SOFA Entertainment Inc. for the global digital rights to The Ed Sullivan Show library, which encompasses the influential television … [Read more...] about ‘The Ed Sullivan Show’ Catalog; For The First Time Ever, Full Performance Segments Officially Available Worldwide Via Streaming Platforms
Several gospel and R&B artists are lending their voices for a livestream on World Sickle Cell Day to raise awareness and support for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Called 'Inspired: Together #forStJude,' the event will take place from 6-8 p.m. ET, on Thursday, June 18, on St. Jude social media channels, including YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, … [Read more...] about Gospel, R&B Artists to Lend Voices for World Sickle Cell Day Livestream on June 18 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
The Black Comedy Center (BCC) is proud to announce the launch of their 24-hour online channel coming up on July 4th, 2020. The channel will be available to millions of satellite and cable TV subscribers in several countries. The BCC channel will provide viewers with a fresh new perspective on comedic entertainment. The channel offers 24-hour programming of thousands of … [Read more...] about The Black Comedy Center Television Launches 24-hour Online Channel
Nationally-touring comedians Marc Yaffee and Adam Stone will perform an online benefit comedy show Saturday, May 30 at 8pm with proceeds going to the Food Bank of Northern Nevada. Yaffee, and Stone, long-time friends and comedy collaborators, recently created the Kindness of Strangers Comedy Tour. With their in-person shows now postponed due to Covid-19, the two … [Read more...] about Online Comedy Fundraiser Show For Food Bank of Northern Nevada Set For Saturday May 16
The National Comedy Center, the nation’s official cultural institution and non-profit museum dedicated to comedy, and home to the George Carlin Archives, announced today that it will present an all-star tribute to comedy legend George Carlin, in support of the Center’s educational and preservation initiatives during the museum’s temporary closure. To be streamed on his … [Read more...] about Norman Lear, Judd Apatow, Lewis Black, Sebastian Maniscalco & More Join George Carlin Tribute Event in Support of National Comedy Center May 12
Star-Studded Live-Streaming and Network Simulcast Comedy Charity Event to Air Live on NBC and Allen Media Group-Owned Networks The Weather Channel and Comedy.TV in Addition to the Free Streaming App Local Now 7:00-9:00 pm The 'Feeding America Comedy Festival' Will Feature Numerous Comedy Icons Including Jack Black, Cedric the Entertainer, Billy Crystal, Brad Garrett, Whoopi … [Read more...] about Byron Allen’s Feeding America Comedy Festival To Air On NBC Network Sunday Night May 10th
New York City is home to some of the nation's best comedians. Virtual Comedy Network's latest stand-up compilation album Mother's Know Best…Sometimes release features a powerful lineup of those comedians. Even for those of them that aren't mothers themselves, this album is a tribute to all of their mothers, sisters, and friends who are parents. The album, set for release … [Read more...] about “Mother’s Know Best…Sometimes” Comedy Album Released Today