After years of being on a hiatus, the historical ‘Bay Area Black Comedy Competition & Festival’ (BABCCF) is returning to Oakland, CA. The festival will be taking place between ‘February 13-16’ at Tommy T’s Comedy Club in Pleasanton, CA. Continue reading “‘The Bay Area Black Comedy Competition Festival’ Returns In February”
This May, Chris Rock is set to hit theaters with his newest film ‘Spiral’, which serves as a reboot of ‘SAW’. Continue reading “The First Look Of Chris Rock’s ‘SAW’ Reboot Has Arrived”
This week, comedian Donnell Rawlings connected with Comedy Hype, as he gets ready for his upcoming set at ‘JFL NorthWest’ in Vancouver this February 2020. Continue reading “Donnell Rawlings Tells Comedy Hype How He Joined ‘Chappelle’s Show’”
For a new episode of ‘The Howard Stern Show’ on SiriusXM, Leslie Jones would open up about how she became a member of Saturday Night Live. Continue reading “Leslie Jones Originally Planned To Turn Down ‘SNL’ After Chris Rock Recommended Her”
This week, comedian Margaret Cho would connect with Comedy Hype in preparation for her upcoming appearance at JFL NorthWest in February 2020 in Vancouver, CA. Continue reading “Margaret Cho To Comedy Hype: Humor Is A Way For Us To Cope With Pain”
Tommy Davidson’s new book, Living In Color: What’s Funny About Me hits shelves today. Continue reading “Tommy Davidson Opens Up About Brief Departure From ‘In Living Color’ Over Substance Abuse”
Stand-up comedy is an art form, sometimes perhaps under-appreciated in terms of performance art, but requiring such a unique and wide-range skillset. Continue reading “How Playing Poker And Stand Up Comedy Go Hand In Hand”
Dave Chappelle’s ‘Half Baked’ looks to be getting a sequel, however he will not be starring in it. According to sources, the 1998 Marijuana-comedy has a part 2 in the works with help from stand-up comedian and actor Justin Hires. Continue reading “‘Half Baked 2’ In The Works, Justin Hires To Write Script”
Mo’Nique is getting back in front of the lens as it has now been reported by Variety that she is set to star in the upcoming indie-film, ‘Mother Trucker’. Continue reading “Mo’Nique Lands Action-Adventure Film, ‘Mother Trucker’”
Comedy Streets Spotlight
On episodes of ‘Don’t Laugh At My Bucket List’, correspondent Corey Allen Tate finds out what some of your favorite comedians want to conquer in their lifetime.
New York comedians Marie Faustin and Sydnee Washington have teamed up for The Unofficial Expert podcast streaming exclusively through Comedy Hype. After meeting each other several years ago at an open mic, Marie and Sydnee have been best friends ever since. On episodes of The Unofficial Expert podcast, we test guest on their knowledge of a variety of topics. Are you an expert?