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Black History Month: BE Honors Chris Rock

Here are 8 of the funniest, most insightful and memorable quotes from Chris Rock, one…

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The App That Keeps the Jokes Comin’

Now there's a way to listen to your favorite comedians on-demand for free

With Laugh.ly, the app that allows you to listen to the world’s largest library…

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Comedian Agunda Okeyo Talks Laughter, Fear, Money, and Broadway

Sisters of Comedy creator leaving her mark on the Great White Way

You don’t have to love money, but you must respect money. Many people, in my…

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Dreaming Big with ABC’s ‘Black-ish’ Star, Marsai Martin

Actress says, "If you believe it, you can achieve it"

Actress Marsai Martin says, “If you believe it, you can achieve it.”

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[WATCH] Franchesca Ramsey to Host MTV’s Decoded

YouTube sensation to tackle race in new online series

YouTube vlogger, Franchesca Ramsey, penned to tackle race in new online MTV series, “Decoded.”

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Viral Genius: The 12 Most Hilarious Vine Videos From King Bach

Get familiar with the undisputed king of Vine

King Bach, the viral genius and undisputed king of Vine, has captivated the world with…

By Kevin L. Clark (@KevitoClark)

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Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson and Kevin Hart to Star in ‘Central Intelligence’

The duo are already teasing their team-up on social media

All hands on deck! It appears that the Hollywood box office is going to be…

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Comedian Hannibal Buress Calls Bill Cosby ‘A Rapist’

Was the Comedy Central perform wrong for his joke?!

Funny man Hannibal Buress commands a stage whenever his presence is felt from state to…

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Chris Rock To Bring The ‘Black Plague’ In New Comedy Tour

Brooklyn's funny man hints how Yeezus inspired the name of his next comedy tour.

On Jimmy Fallon’s The Tonight Show, Chris Rock announced to his legion of fans that…

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Wendy Williams Opens Star-Studded All Female Comedy Affair in Las Vegas

New residency at The Venetian has girl power

Before Smokey Robinson brought Australian sensation Human Nature to the Sands Showroom at The Venetian…

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Is Dave Chappelle Returning to Standup this Summer?

Will you be attending?

Before Kevin Hart fame, Dave Chappelle was easily the highest rated, and paid, comedian in…

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Black Comedians Who Paved the Way for Today’s Stars

Which of these 7 old school comedians is your favorite?

Had it not been for comedians like Richard Pryor and Redd Foxx, comics like Kevin…

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Chris Tucker has Critically Acclaimed Role in ‘Silver Linings Playbook’

Funny man Chris Tucker is back!

Chris Tucker is back on the big screen and interestingly enough, it’s not another Rush…

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Brandon T. Jackson to Star in Beverly Hills Cop TV Series

Eddie Murphy will appear on the show if it gets picked up

Brandon T. Jackson will star as Aaron Foley, the son of Axel Foley, in Beverly…

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John Legend to Produce Comedy About His Life

The crooner has a funny side, who knew?

The crooner has a funny side, who knew?

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Wanda Sykes Talks Comedy, Family & Financial Stability

From stand-up comedy to film, the Virginia native has branded her name and infectious personality over the past decade. And now serving as the spokeswoman for Gain, Wanda Sykes shares how she’s made it through

BlackEnterprise.com recently sat down with Wanda Sykes at the Gain Scent Matchmaker Studio event in…

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Gain & Wanda Sykes Help Consumers Find the Perfect Scent Interactively

Using her comedic skills and engaging personality, Wanda Sykes is on a mission to help consumers find their “ideal nasal mate” … for their clothes

Comedian Wanda Sykes stood alongside Hamilton Brown, North American brand manager for Gain, as the…

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Sherri Shepherd Talks Return to Comedy, Launch of Wig Collection

If you thought marriage and 'The View' were it, you have something else coming

It doesn’t matter whether or not you respect Sherri Shepherd’s unadulterated opinions as a co-host…

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Kevin Hart’s Record-Breaking Funny Business

The comedian raked in $15 million dollars in two days. Still, as he prepares to release his movie 'Laugh at My Pain,' he's just getting started

The comedian takes in $15 million dollars in two days. Still, as he gets ready…

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Chris Tucker Gets Back to the Business of Making Funny

After a long hiatus, the actor and comedian embarks on his first comedy tour in years

After a long hiatus, the actor and comedian embarks on his first comedy tour in…

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“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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