Dave Chappelle and Jon Stewart talk about their tour, politics, and the state of comedy with CNN

Jon Stewart and Dave Chappelle are currently out on a co-headlining tour and they sat down with CNN to discuss… MORE
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Dave Chappelle on CNN calls for more ‘cultural sensitivity’; says comedians should ‘listen more’ (Video)

Dave Chappelle is in the news again for talking about Trump. CNN released a clip of Van Jones’s Saturday night interview with the iconic stand-up comedian. Sitting down with Jones, Chappelle revisits comments he made about giving Donald Trump “a chance” shortly after the 2016 election when hosting SNL. Many at the time were outraged and dismissive of the comments and Chappelle now regrets them as well. In the interview, he concedes, “I don’t like

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W. Kamau Bell taped one of the final episodes of “Parts Unknown” with Anthony Bourdain

The color of the world dimmed a bit when it learned of the surprising suicide of Anthony Bourdain. Not only… MORE

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Season 3 of W. Kamau Bell’s CNN Series ‘United Shades of America’ Premieres This Weekend

W. Kamau Bell returns to CNN this weekend with a brand new season of his Emmy-winning series United Shades of America, and the network released a promo to give you a sense of what issues Bell tackles in the new batch of episodes. Here’s more info about what Bell will explore in the 8-episode third season: In season three, […]

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Season 3 of W. Kamau Bell’s CNN Series ‘United Shades of America’ Premieres This Weekend

W. Kamau Bell returns to CNN this weekend with a brand new season of his Emmy-winning series United Shades of America, and the network released a promo to give you a sense of what issues Bell tackles in the new batch of episodes. Here’s more info about what Bell will explore in the 8-episode third season: In season three, […]

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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, Samantha Bee and James Corden also were among the notable […]

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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 out our interview with Bell about the new […]

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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 Stand-Up Comedian, is (if you couldn’t guess […]

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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, from Variety’s report: In […]

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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

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