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Lil Rel Tells Comedy Hype Why He Addressed Tracy Morgan’s Tiffany Haddish Incident

Last night, the who’s who of the business would gather for the 2018 ‘MTV Movie And TV Awards’. Tiffany Haddish would not only do an awesome job with serving as the night’s host but she will also leave as a winner for her performance in ‘Girls Trip’. Back in May,…

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Showtime At The Apollo’s Sweet Baby Kita Talks With Comedy Hype About Her Career And Steve Harvey Telling Her “She Has It”

When Steve Harvey tells you, “You have what it takes in comedy”, you listen. This past May, Sweet Baby Kita stood out out on FOX’s ‘Showtime At The Apollo’ reboot as the only comedian who made it to the finals when the show aired. The native of Spartanburg, SC would…

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Erik Griffin Tells Comedy Hype All About His New SHOWTIME Special, “AmERIKan Warrior”

Comedian and actor, Erik Griffin, is making his way onto your radar, whether you like it or not. You’ve seen Erik’s comedic acting chops, as the hilarious Montez, on Comedy Central’s “Workaholics”. Erik also showcases his capability to not only be funny but also compelling, when he steps into the…

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Binge Watch: Comedy Hype Talks With The Stars Of ‘GROWN’ On Complex

One of the greatest things about film and TV is the ability to share new stories. Through stories, we get a fresh perspective on others or sometimes something that hits close to home. Complex Network and Adaptive Studios recently premiered their newest project GROWN across Complex’s platform. The comedy series…

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Comedy Hype: Deon Cole Adds Entrepreneur To His Resume, Launches Hair Device

Back in 2002, Deon Cole would find himself in his hometown of Chicago on the set of comedy flick, ‘Barbershop’. Nearly 16 years later, the respected stand-up comedian is back in the shop; but this time around brings his own product. Cole along with business partner Rose Rise, have recently…

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Steve Harvey Updates Comedy Hype On Kings Of Comedy Biopic: “Without Bernie It’s Just Not The Same”

Steve Harvey, Bernie Mac, DL Hughley and Cedric The Entertainer, are legends in their own rights. But together, these 4 legends make up the legendary, Original Kings Of Comedy. 18 years ago, the tour swept the nation with laughter and created such an epic experience, that many other tours would…

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Natasha Leggero And Moshe Kasher Tell Comedy Hype How They Started Roasting Other Couples And Talk New Special, “The Honeymoon Stand Up Special”

Photo: TIMEOUT Comedians, Natasha Leggero and Moshe Kasher became a comedic power couple when they got married. But before they were married, they made their own individual impacts on the comedy world. Natasha’s debut album, “Coke Money” and follow up special,  “Live at Bimbo’s”, were both very well received. Moshe Kasher had an…

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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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Comedy Hype: Bad Boys Of Comedy’s Howie Bell Talks Working With Diddy, Comedian Rasheed Thurmond, And The Plight Of Black Comedians

Detroit’s Howie Bell is still in the game after years on the comedy stage.  According to the veteran comedian, he’s on his third run and recently just dropped off his newest comedy album,  “What Happened To The World”. We caught up with Bell to discuss everything from his career, the…

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Mo’Nique Talks To Comedy Hype: “Slavery Is Over”

Back in January, Mo’Nique shook things up when she took to her social media and requested that her followers no longer support streaming service, Netflix. The call to action would receive instant criticism from many. It would slowly be revealed that the Oscar-winning comedian & actress was taking a stand…