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Daily Show correspondent Larry Wilmore and Issa Rae join forces for new HBO series

Daily Show correspondent Larry Wilmore and Issa Rae join forces for new HBO series

By | August 7, 2013 at 1:46 pm | No comments

Daily Show correspondent and severely underrated television writer Larry Wilmore and rising star Issa Rae are working together to co-write a comedy series for HBO. The comedy will star Rae, and similar to her popular webseries, The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, the show...

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Showtime greenlights second Larry Wilmore comedy special

Showtime greenlights second Larry Wilmore comedy special

By | October 18, 2012 at 1:01 pm | No comments

In August, Showtime aired Daily Show correspondent Larry Wilmore’s first ever comedy special, but it had a twist. Instead of delivering an hour of stand-up, Race, Religion & Sex In Utah found the longtime writer and producer on location in the unofficial Mormon capital of the...

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The Daily Show’s Larry Wilmore talks ‘Race, Religion & Sex’ (Laughspin interview)

The Daily Show’s Larry Wilmore talks ‘Race, Religion & Sex’ (Laughspin interview)

By | August 24, 2012 at 10:52 pm | 2 comments

Daily Show contributor, author, television writer and -- whether you know it or not -- hugely successful producer Larry Wilmore will debut his first comedy special Larry Wilmore’s Race, Religion & Sex in Utah Saturday on Showtime at 11 pm ET. It isn’t your typical comedy...

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Daily Show correspondent Larry Wilmore lands comedy special for Showtime

Daily Show correspondent Larry Wilmore lands comedy special for Showtime

By | July 31, 2012 at 2:00 pm | 2 comments

Mostly known for his role as the Senior Black Correspondent for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Larry Wilmore is set to film his own comedy special for cable giant Showtime. And although Wilmore is a seasoned stand-up, the upcoming event Race, Religion & Sex -- set to air...

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Yes, Olivia Munn is still a 'Daily Show' correspondent

By | May 18, 2011 at 1:03 pm | No comments

Since we broke the news of comedian Al Madrigal's joining The Daily Show with Jon Stewart as its newest correspondent, we've gotten a few e-mails either asking or implying that the move no doubt means second-newest contributor Olivia Munn is no longer a part of the show. But...

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