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Marlon Wayans Explains Why Bill Cosby Hated the ‘Wayans Bros.’

Marlon Wayans Explains Why Bill Cosby Hated the 'Wayans Bros.'

Between the 1990s and early 2000s, a plethora of classic Black sitcoms aired on our television screens regularly. We had The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Martin, Moesha, A Different World, Living Single, The Parkers, Family Matters, The Jamie Foxx Show, Roc, The Steve Harvey Show, Kenan & Kel, and Sister, Sister (just to name a […]

Ice Cube, Marlon Wayans, Mike Epps and More Honor John Witherspoon

News of star actor and comedian John Witherspoon’s death rocked the Internet Wednesday (Oct. 30) morning. His family confirmed the news to Deadline. “It is with deepest sorrow that we can confirm our beloved husband and father, John Witherspoon, one of the hardest working men in show business, died today at his home in Sherman […]

Marlon Wayans to Play Six Roles in New Comedy ‘Sextuplets’

Marlon Wayans is bringing another comedy to Netflix as he is set to star in a new comedy titled Sextuplets. The new film chronicles six long lost siblings who are reunited. Wayans will play each of the characters, with roles including a straight man, an exotic dancer, a quirky delivery man and more. Sextuplets will […]

Terry Crews Confirms ‘White Chicks’ Sequel

Terry Crews Confirms 'White Chicks' Sequel

Its been 15 years since White Chicks premiered in theaters, and it looks like a follow-up is in the works. Terry Crews was a guest on Andy Cohen’s Watch What Happens Live, when the host asked about the possibility for a second installment of the classic Marlon and Shawn Wayans-directed film. I actually got with […]

‘Sherman’s Showcase’ to Premiere on IFC

IFC has given the green light for a series pickup to a sketch variety comedy Sherman’s Showcase from writers Bashir Salahuddin and Diallo Riddle. The show is being executive produced by John Legend and his Get Lifted Film Co. The series is a spoof of the 1970s and ’80s musical variety shows with Salahuddin playing […]

Marlon Wayans Calls Out ‘Game of Thrones’ for Lack of Diversity

Marlon Wayans Calls Out Game of Thrones for Lack of Diversity

HBO’s Game of Thrones has a large fan base, made up of a lot of Black viewers. The proof is in the #DemThrones hashtag which mainly consists of hilarious memes and GIFs posted by Black Twitter users. However, Marlon Wayans is criticizing the popular show for its lack of representation. In an interview with TMZ, […]

Terry Crews is Hopeful for a ‘White Chicks’ Sequel

Terry Crews is Hopeful for a 'White Chicks' Sequel

Terry Crews has not washed his hands yet of a possible White Chicks sequel. His role as basketball star Latrell Spencer in the film starring Marlon and Shawn Wayans made him known as a mainstream comedic actor. So, of course, he’ll be down for a part two. He says he kept himself in shape in case […]

NBC Releases ‘Marlon’ Season 2 Premiere Date

Marlon Wayans is returning to the prime time summer lineup with the second season of his hit NBC comedy, “Marlon.” The sophomore run will premiere with back to back episodes on Thursday, June 14 at 9 and 9:30 p.m. EDT. See Also: Marlon Wayans and Busta Rhymes Get Into Hilarious Rap Battle The series, which […]

Bring Back Our Girls: 4 Years Later, What Is A Black Woman’s Worth?

In an era fueled by hashtags touting, #MeToo, #BlackLivesMatter, and #BringBackOurGirls why does it feel like Black Women are still one of the most under valued segments of society? The strong black woman. That is the image that many blacks are brought up on. From Cleopatra, to Harriet Tubman, to Maya Angelou, to Serena Williams, […]

Marlon Wayans & Busta Rhymes Get Into Hilarious Rap Battle

Marlon Wayans & Busta Rhymes Get Into Hilarious Rap Battle

Marlon Wayans and Busta Rhymes attended the official re-opening of LIV nightclub in Miami to celebrate Jeezy’s birthday. It was a star-studded event with Teyana Taylor and Wilmer Valderrama in attendance. But the highlight of the night was outside. Marlon and Busta got into a hilarious rap battle outside and let’s just say the comedian […]

ICYMI: Kevin Hart & Marlon Wayans Respond To Cliché Black Movie Claims

While Kevin Hart is enjoying the release of his current feature film Ride Along 2 (where he costars with Ice Cube) not everyone is laughing. On Twitter a couple days back, a fan posed the question about the “stereotypical roles” both Hart and fellow comedian Marlon Wayans seem to play. "when are black celebs like @KevinHart4real […]

[Interview] Marlon Wayans Talks ‘Fifty Shades of Black’

Funnyman Marlon Wayans is ringing in 2016 with some laughs by way of the upcoming parody, Fifty Shades of Black. A comedic take on the pop culture phenomenon that was Fifty Shades of Grey (the book and film), this parody stars Wayans as Christian Black and Kali Hawk as Hannah, whose twisted and comedic love […]

NBC Orders Comedy Pilot From Marlon Wayans

NBC has ordered a new comedy pilot starring Marlon Wayans, titled “Marlon,” which is inspired by the actor/comedian’s life. The series will follow the escapades of an “inappropriate but loving father who is committed to successful co-parenting with his polar opposite ex-wife,” as reported by The Hollywood Reporter. Chris Moynihan will pen the script and […]

‘White Chicks 2’ Could Be On the Way

Sean and Marlon Wayans could be back, over 10 years later The first White Chicks movie is a confirmed classic. A decade later, some of the lines, scenes and antics are still being referenced in daily conversations, across all demos. It gave Sean and Marlon Wayans a signature big screen moment, and solidified Terry Crews‘ […]

Marlon Wayans’ Starring, Writing, & Producing “Fifty Shades of Grey” Spoof “Fifty Shades of Black”

Pretty soon we will be calling Marlon Wayans Mr. Black! Wayans will produce, star and write with producer-writer Rick Alvarez the “Fifty Shades of Grey” spoof “Fifty Shades of Black,” to be released January 29, 2016. The “Fifty Shades of Black” team reunites with IM Global who collaborated on the two “Haunted House” spoofs. We’re excited to be back in […]