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Get Ready To See More Of ‘Yamaneika Saunders’ On TV, Joins The Cast Of Bravo’s ‘Kandi Koated Nights’

Back in May, Comedy Hype would release a list of 7 women of color in comedy that we felt people should know. The selected women have been quietly building their brands and it’s only a matter of time they’ll be household names. Yamaneika Saunders out of New York City would…

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Phoebe Robinson Joins The Cast Of Taraji P Henson’s ‘What Men Want’

One half of ‘Two Dope Queens’ podcast, Phoebe Robinson is about to head to theaters with a few notable names. This week it has been confirmed that Robinson will now join the cast of ‘What Men Want’ which serves as a new version of ‘What Women Want’ originally starring Mel…

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Jimmy Kimmel Invites ‘Avengers’ Cast To Read ‘Mean Tweets’

A favorite for ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ is the segment, ‘Mean Tweets’. The segment puts together a compilation of stars together as they read some unfavorable things about themselves. With the newest film ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ now out, it’s cast would stop by Kimmel to play along. Check it out as…

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Lil Rel And Leslie Jones Join The Cast Of ‘Angry Birds 2’

Two comedy stars have now teamed up to round out the cast of Sony Pictures and Rovio Entertainment’s ‘Angry Birds’s’ sequel. Leslie Jones and Lil Rel are now confirmed to join the cast of the animation franchises second installment. The current castings fit right into the ongoing momentum of each comedian….

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Issa Rae And ‘Insecure’ Cast Win A Peabody Award

The cast of ‘Insecure’ on HBO have gained one of society’s biggest awards. Yesterday, it was revealed that Issa Rae’s series has one a Peabody Award for entertainment. Other notable comedy winners included Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, and SNL.  Rae would go on to acknowledge the win…

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Comedy Hype Interview: Derek Gaines Shares Jordan Peele Encouraged ‘The Last O.G.’ Cast To Improv In Scenes, And Says His Special Is On The Way

As TBS’s newest series The Last O.G. gets ready for its premiere tonight at 10:30/9:30c, Comedy Hype would like to further introduce you to stand-up comedian Derek Gaines. Gaines who came up in the Philadelphia comedy circuit is not new to comedy but is finding himself in the early stages…

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Online Star Jess Hilarious Joins The Cast Of Lil Rel’s ‘REL’

From Instagram to TV. Baltimore comedic personality, Jess Hilarious is about to embark on a career first. Today it has been revealed that Jess who’s real name is Jessica Moore, has joined the cast of Lil Rel’s Fox comedy pilot, REL. According to Deadline, Jess will play Rel’s best friend as…

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Watch The Cast Of ‘All That’ Reunite On Wild N’ Out

Tonight, Wild N’ Out is about to make some serious history as former cast members of Nickelodeon’s ‘All That’ reunite. As mentioned; Kenan Thompson, Kel Mitchel, Lori Beth Denberg, and Josh Server would take to the stage as the show’s special guest. MTV has now released the episode’s entrance footage…

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Sinbad Joins The Cast Of Lil Rel’s ‘REL’

From 1993 to 1994, Sinbad would star on his own show, The Sinbad Show at FOX. Now it appears the veteran comedian is headed back to the network as it has been revealed that Sinbad will be apart of Lil Rel Howery’s FOX pilot, REL. For those who haven’t been following, comedian…

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Duane Martin Joins Cast Of ‘Bad Boys’ Series With Gabrielle Union

NBC’s Bad Boys series continues to move forward as two new actors have been added to it’s cast. Respected actor Duane Martin and Zach Gilford have been announced to share the screen with Gabrielle Union in the current pilot. One of the last times we saw Martin on TV was…