EXCLUSIVE: Fox has picked up Lil Kev, an animated pilot presentation based on the comedy of Kevin Hart, which he will be voicing alongside Wanda Sykes, Keith Robertson, Gerald “Slink” Johnson and Deon Cole. The project, written by Michael...Show More Summary
'Why shouldn’t I get what the legends are getting?'
Wanda Sykes spoke out on Twitter over the weekend about her disappointing experience with the streaming giant Netflix, adding fuel to previous claims that the company has offered women of color far less lucrative deals than their white and male counterparts for comedy specials on the...
Comedian Mo’Nique is apparently not alone in her struggles with Netflix. The Oscar winning starlet took to Instagram on Friday to call for a boycott of the streaming giant after receiving an offer of only $500,000 for a comedy special, accusing them of gender and racial bias. Show More Summary
The streaming service offered Sykes even less than it offered Mo'Nique. She was offended.
The two stand-ups say they were offered much less money than their peers in the industry.
On Friday, Mo’Nique took to Instagram to call for a Netflix boycott, accusing the streaming giant of gender and racial bias. Her assertion? That Netflix attempted to lowball her while negotiating a deal for her upcoming comedy special. While Netflix’s offer of $500,000 might seem impressive, the actress says in ... More »
Netflix canceled House of Cards, and stars like Zachary Quinto, Wanda Sykes, and Rosie O'Donnell slammed Spacey for "hiding under the rainbow."
Kevin Spacey's controversial statement in response to Anthony Rapp's allegations of sexual assault is being slammed by other big names in Hollywood. After BuzzFeed published a report detailing Rapp's story, Spacey took to Twitter to say he was "beyond horrified to hear his story" and that he does "not remember the encounter." Read more... Show More Summary
"Coming out stories should not be used to deflect from allegations of sexual assault," tweeted GLAAD president Sarah Kate Ellis. [ more › ]
Wanda Sykes Has Joined the Drag-Filled Cast of Bianca Del Rio’s ‘Hurricane Bianca 2’ The last few weeks, Bianca Del Rio has busy been filming 'Hurricane Bianca 2: From Russia with Hate' with Wanda Sykes, Rachel Dratch, Katya and Shangela. Hornet Stories - Hornet Stories bring you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
The history of African American women on late night is limited but prestigious - previous hosts have been Whoopi Goldberg, Mo'Nique, and Wanda Sykes. So Thede's new The Rundown is "both a risky proposition and a potential breakthrough for BET, which has a sporadic history of late-night talk-show programming, and for Ms. Thede, who was […]
Following up on an episode with Wanda Sykes, Hot Ones this week welcomes athlete-turned-actor Terry Crews to the show. Crews is well-known for — among other things — providing comedic relief, but just how much laughing was done while chowing down on those insanely hot wings? Well, at one point, it appears that Terry begins to […]
On a hot episode of the First We Feast series, Hot Ones, comedian Wanda Sykes chatted about her life and career and ate progressively spicy wings while being interviewed by host Sean Evans. Ricky Gervais Attempts the ‘Hot Ones’ Spicy Wing Challenge While Chatting About His LifeHenry Rollins Tells High-Octane Stories About His Life While...
Wanda Sykes Takes On Hot Ones Wanda Sykes is gearing up for her new show, ‘Face Value’ with Deon Cole and Tiffany Haddish. To do so, she stopped by Hot Ones to master her way through some spicy wings and
Wanda Sykes got down in a big way at the U.S. Open. Wanda was watching the matches Saturday, but during a break when the music filled the Arthur Ashe Stadium she busted her moves. The Open is about way more than just tennis. It's a fun…
Wanda Sykes' production company wants out of ABC deal so they can shop their sitcom to 'edgier' outlets
Despite getting nominated for an Emmy for an episode that centered on his election, Donald Trump is really starting to harsh Wanda Sykes’ mellow. “It’s been rough. I’m trying to get into other things,” Sykes said of the seven months of the Trump administration during a recent visit to The Times’...
The 50,000-strong group of angry moms aren definitely not fans of Wanda Sykes & Portia de Rossi.
A recent Doc McStuffins episode centers around a two kids and their moms, voiced by Wanda Sykes and Portia de Rossi, learning about earthquake preparation.