BET bails out of late-night talk, cancels The Rundown with Robin Thede
Welp. The Rundown with Robin Thede offered a strong, funny point-of-view you could find nowhere else on TV or streaming, complete with fun musical numbers and obligatory body rolls. And yet BET never knew what to do with what it had. And so BET announced today it wasn’t renewing Thede’s ... [Read More]
Sarah Silverman and Robin Thede’s New Talk Shows Both Start Strong
Considering what a boys’ club late night comedy has always been, October 12, 2017 may go down as a historic day, as two new comedy talk shows hosted by women premiered last night: Sarah Silverman’s I Love You, America, which airs on Hulu, and Robin Thede’s The Rundown on BET. About... [Read More]
Sarah Silverman and Robin Thede’s New Talk Shows Both Start Strong
Considering what a boys’ club late night comedy has always been, October 12, 2017 may go down as a historic day, as two new comedy talk shows hosted by women premiered last night: Sarah Silverman’s I Love You, America, which airs on Hulu, and Robin Thede’s The Rundown on BET. About... [Read More]
The Rundown with Robin Thede premieres on BET
Welcome to the late-night TV hosting club, Robin Thede! Thursday night’s premiere of The Rundown with Robin Thede on BET proved that Thede had a lot more to offer than we saw in her brief tenure as head writer and correspondent on Comedy Central’s The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore... [Read More]
BET greenlights new comedies from Steve Harvey, Wanda Sykes, Kevin Hart, and 50 Cent
Get ready for a big slate of new comedies from BET: the network just greenlit a handful of series, including… MORE BET greenlights new comedies from Steve Harvey, Wanda Sykes, Kevin Hart, and 50 Cent appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
BET’s full late-night revamp for 2017 includes Deon Cole game show, 50 Cent variety show and more
BET may have leaked word early about the network’s upcoming new late-night talk show hosted by former Nightly Show head writer/correspondent Robin Thede (and executive produced by Chris Rock), but BET actually has a whole slate of late-night programming coming later in 2017. Among the offering... [Read More]
BET’s full late-night revamp for 2017 includes Deon Cole game show, 50 Cent variety show and more
BET may have leaked word early about the network’s upcoming new late-night talk show hosted by former Nightly Show head writer/correspondent Robin Thede (and executive produced by Chris Rock), but BET actually has a whole slate of late-night programming coming later in 2017. Among the offering... [Read More]