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Eddie Murphy Inspired Web Series From Melvin Jackson Jr. Is Catching All The Right Eyes, ‘This Eddie Murphy Role Is Mine Not Yours’

In the entertainment world, Eddie Murphy sits at the top of charts. The stand-up legend … More The post Eddie Murphy Inspired Web Series From Melvin Jackson Jr. Is Catching All The Right Eyes, ‘This Eddie Murphy Role Is Mine Not Yours’ appeared first on HipHopIllustrated.com | Comedy Network. HipHopIllustrated.com…

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Chris Rock To Return To TV With First Recurring Role In Nearly A Decade, Playing A Crime Boss

Today, FX revealed that they have officially signed on Chris Rock to star in season … More The post Chris Rock To Return To TV With First Recurring Role In Nearly A Decade, Playing A Crime Boss appeared first on HipHopIllustrated.com | Comedy Network. HipHopIllustrated.com | Comedy Network The post…

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Conan Brought Out Several Comedy Stars To Audition For A Role As ‘Batgirl’

During a special feature on Conan the other night, several comedy stars made an appearance … More The post Conan Brought Out Several Comedy Stars To Audition For A Role As ‘Batgirl’ appeared first on HipHopIllustrated.com | Comedy Network. HipHopIllustrated.com | Comedy Network The post Conan Brought Out Several Comedy…

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Keegan-Michael Key Lands Co-Starring Role In Eddie Murphy’s ‘Dolemite Is My Name!’

Eddie Murphy has already began filming his first Netflix feature, ‘Dolemite Is My Name!’. The movie will tell the story of comedian & rapper Rudy Ray Moore. Today in an exclusive from ‘The Hollywood Reporter’, it has been revealed that Keegan-Michael Key has landed a pivitol role in the film….

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Hank Azaria Says He’s Open To Leaving ‘Simpsons’ Role Of Apu

Last night as a guest on ‘The Late Show’,  voice actor Hank Azaria who famously voices Apu on The Simpsons, stopped by. There have been ongoing talks from those of the South Asian community about how offensive the role of Apu is. Azaria would comment directly on the matter and…

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Comedy Hype Exclusive – Katt Williams To Feature In Atlanta FX Season 2: Talks Netflix Special “Great America” And Reprising His Role In “Last Friday”

Katt Williams holds the title as one of the most legendary, iconic, stand-up comedians to ever pick up a microphone. Katt’s first breakout role was Friday After Next — the 3rd installment in Ice Cube’s Friday film franchise, where Katt took on the role of the unforgettable, ultra-quotable character, Money Mike — a witty,…

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Tracee Ellis Ross Is Seeking A Raise For ‘Black-Ish’ Role

A new season of Black-ish plans to roll out in the near future and Tracee Ellis Ross is hoping she will get paid significantly more money. It has been known that Ross’s compensation for Black-ish is not the same as her on-screen husband, Anthony Anderson. In a new story shared…

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Comedy Hype Exclusive – Katt Williams To Feature In Atlanta FX Season 2: Talks Netflix Special “Great America” And Reprising His Role In “Last Friday”

Katt Williams holds the title as one of the most legendary, iconic, stand-up comedians to ever pick up a microphone. Katt’s first breakout role was Friday After Next — the 3rd installment in Ice Cube’s Friday film franchise, where Katt took on the role of the unforgettable, ultra-quotable character, Money Mike — a witty,…

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Katt Williams Speaks On His Upcoming Role In ‘Father Figures’

Katt Williams is returning to theaters with his newest role in the comedy, Father Figures. The stand-up comedian was in attendance at this year’s BET Hip-Hop Awards in Miami over the weekend. In a brief moment with BHL, Williams went on to speak about being apart of Father Figures, and…

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Karyn Parsons Explains Her ‘Fresh Prince’ Audition For Hilary Banks Role: Had To Audition For Quincy Jones

Before she hit our screens as Hilary Banks, Karyn Parsons was an upcoming actress who looked to make it in Hollywood. Now in a new interview with VladTV, the actress opened up about the process of landing a spot on The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air. After a long audition process,…