Exclusive: Michael Blackson Shares He Would Have Roasted Richard Pryor If Pryor Had An Instagram
On Feb. 11th at 10PM/9C on BET, Michael Blackson will host the first ever Social Awards. The awards show will celebrate the best of social media and online influencers. If you follow Blackson on any of his social media channels you would know that one of his favorite things to do is roast people. Bl... [Read More]
Brandon T. Jackson, DeRay Davis, Michael Blackson, Adam Hunter, Erik Rivera (and Lavell Crawford?) star in new Oxygen reality series, “Living With Funny”
In 2015, the Oxygen network brought us Funny Girls, a look at six women in stand-up comedy climbing the show-business ladder in Hollywood. In 2016, Oxygen will bring us Living with Funny, examining six men in comedy in Hollywood -- as well as the women in their lives -- premiering Tuesday, Marc... [Read More]
Brandon T. Jackson, DeRay Davis, Michael Blackson, Adam Hunter, Erik Rivera (and Lavell Crawford?) star in new Oxygen reality series, “Living With Funny”
In 2015, the Oxygen network brought us Funny Girls, a look at six women in stand-up comedy climbing the show-business ladder in Hollywood. In 2016, Oxygen will bring us Living with Funny, examining six men in comedy in Hollywood -- as well as the women in their lives -- premiering Tuesday, Marc... [Read More]
Kevin Hart To Bring His 1st Ever ‘Super Bowl Comedy Jam’ With DeRay Davis, Gary Owen, And Others
Kevin Hart is officially ready to introduce his Laugh Out Loud comedy brand to the world. This week in the midst of promoting the sequel to his film Ride Along with Ice Cube, Kevin announced that he will now takeover Super Bowl weekend with his own Comedy Jam. For this year’s Super Bowl 50, c... [Read More]
Arsenio Hall Ends ‘Coming To America 2’ With Kevin Hart Rumors
If you go anywhere online you might see a poster to a sequel of Coming To America being shared. The cover art features Kevin Hart, Michael Blackson along with stars of the original film, Eddie Murphy (Hakim) & Arsenio Hall (Semi). By looking at it you can clearly tell photo-shop was involved bu... [Read More]
Michael Blackson on The Arsenio Hall Show
Michael Blackson bills himself as "The African King of Comedy." You got a problem with that, Modasucka? Blackson performed stand-up on Friday's episode of Arsenio, and let us know that Compton has a new visitor. Please do not call him a booty-scratcher or anything that refers to the darkness of his ... [Read More]
Why Walter Latham’s ‘Comedy After Dark’ is important to the future of comedy
When Walter Latham’s Comedy After Dark premieres this Sunday, Feb. 24 at 12:30 am on Comedy Central, it will not just be about the laughs. Sure, headliner Michael Blackson and comedians Kelly Walker, Steve Brown, Damon Williams, Howie Bell and Dariu... [Read More]