Tag: sketch comedy

How Franchesca Ramsey Mixes ‘Pure Comedy’ With Social Commentary on Comedy Central’s Franchesca & Show

Franchesca Ramsey in Franchesca & ShowScreenshot: Comedy Central Originals (YouTube) Franchesca Ramsey has never shied away from inserting a poignant social commentary cherry on top of your comedic sundae. With the viral success of her YouTube video “Shit White Girls Say … to Black Girls,” the 2017 Root 100 honoree’s comedic flair shot into an […]

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Everybody and Their Mama Is in A Black Lady Sketch Show Season 1 Trailer. We Love to See It

A Black Lady Sketch Show: Season 1, Official Trailer / HBO (YouTube) SNL, who?! It’s time for the black ladies to reign supreme in the sketch comedy world! Cue HBO’s A Black Lady Sketch Show. Per the upcoming show’s official press release: A BLACK LADY SKETCH SHOW is a narrative series set in a limitless […]

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Exclusive Renderings Of The Good Burger Pop-Up Coming To LA In July

Nickelodeon All That is back on Nickelodeon. And while you probably aren’t all that excited about a children’s sketch-comedy show from the 90s returning for a new generation, with its return comes a Good Burger pop-up in Los Angeles. If you grew up on Kenan, Kel, and orange soda this is about as big a […]

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Arturo Castro Tells Us About Busting Stereotypes And Wearing Bad Wigs On Comedy Central’s ‘Alternatino’

Comedy Central Broad City breakout Arturo Castro is readying to launch his own Comedy Central sketch show, Alternatino with Arturo Castro, later this month. Seeing your name in bright lights is surreal for any actor in Hollywood, but it’s especially strange for Castro, the Guatemalan-born funny-man who moved to the U.S. as a teenager and […]

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