W. Kamau Bell, Samantha Bee and James Corden take home Creative Arts Emmy Awards
Saturday Night Live was the biggest show winner last weekend during the “creative arts” portion of the 2017 Primetime Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Guest Actor and Actress nods for both Dave Chappelle and Melissa McCarthy for their guest appearances last season, but W. Kamau Bell, S... [Read More]
CNN Renews W. Kamau Bell’s ‘United Shades of America’
W. Kamau Bell’s CNN show just got another season. CNN announced today that it’s officially renewed Bell’s docu-series United Shades of America for a third season. Season 2 of the show premiered last month is currently airing Sunday nights on CNN. For more on United Shades, check ou... [Read More]
W. Kamau Bell Has Learned to Be Comfortably Uncomfortable
Kamau Bell has spent a lifetime trying to figure out how he fits into the big picture of things. His new book, The Awkward Thoughts of W. Kamau Bell: Tales of a 6′ 4″, African American, Heterosexual, Cisgender, Left-Leaning, Asthmatic, Black and Proud Blerd, Mama’s Boy, Dad, and St... [Read More]
Season 2 of W. Kamau Bell’s ‘United Shades of America’ Premieres on April 30th
Kamau Bell’s CNN show United Shades of America just got a season 2 premiere date. According to Variety, CNN confirmed that the show, which was renewed back in September, will debut its second season on Sunday, April 30th at 10:00pm. Here’s some of what you can expect from the new season,... [Read More]
W. Kamau Bell’s busy week: Updates on his book and podcast, plus new tour dates
Tons of news from W. Kamau Bell‘s camp this week, meaning we’ve got a lot of new projects from the triple-threat… MORE W. Kamau Bell’s busy week: Updates on his book and podcast, plus new tour dates appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
This week on TV: Detroiters of the ad world and The History of Comedy finally gets told
It’s a big week for comedy as two new series are premiereing. Over at Comedy Central on Tuesday, Veep’s Sam… MORE This week on TV: Detroiters of the ad world and The History of Comedy finally gets told appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
National Comedy Center, CNN partner for live promotion tour of “The History of Comedy”
In support of the series launch of The History of Comedy, CNN Original Series in partnership with the National Comedy… MORE National Comedy Center, CNN partner for live promotion tour of “The History of Comedy” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
CNN announces eight-part series, “The History of Comedy,” plus limited stand-up showcases across America
The History of Comedy, an eight-part CNN original documentary series, will premiere at 9 p.m. Eastern/Pacific on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017. CNN announced the premiere date today, along with a series of one-night stand-up showcases to celebrate the project in partnership with the National Comedy Center.... [Read More]
CNN Renews W. Kamau Bell’s ‘United Shades of America’ for a Second Season
W. Kamau Bell’s CNN show just got a season 2 renewal. According to Variety, CNN has ordered an 8-episode second season of Bell’s docu-series United Shades of America, which will debut on the network sometime next year. “I couldn’t be more thrilled to work with CNN on more epi... [Read More]
CNN Renews W. Kamau Bell’s ‘United Shades of America’ for a Second Season
W. Kamau Bell’s CNN show just got a season 2 renewal. According to Variety, CNN has ordered an 8-episode second season of Bell’s docu-series United Shades of America, which will debut on the network sometime next year. “I couldn’t be more thrilled to work with CNN on more epi... [Read More]