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

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…

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

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…

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

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…

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

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…

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

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…

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

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…

Marlon Wayans Talks To Comedy Hype: Wayans Family Tour, Netflix Special, And Becoming A Versatile Actor

Marlon Wayans Talks To Comedy Hype: Wayans Family Tour, Netflix Special, And Becoming A Versatile Actor

Comedic veteran, Marlon Wayans, has spent a large part of his career on the screen and behind the cameras. From his days of making the parodical films, “Don’t Be a Menace” and “Scary Movie”, to the “A Haunted House” film series, in which he wrote, to his hit NBC show,…

Tony Rock Tells Comedy Hype An Inspiring Chris Rock Story

Tony Rock Tells Comedy Hype An Inspiring Chris Rock Story

A post shared by Comedy Hype (@comedyhype) on Feb 14, 2018 at 9:06am PST Imagine seeing your brother reach heights most dream of right in front of your eyes. Tony Rock, host of BET’s newest series Black Card Revoked recently talked with Comedy Hype News to share a story about…

Interview: Nicole Byer Is A Comedy Superstar, Don’t Debate Us – Comedy Hype

Interview: Nicole Byer Is A Comedy Superstar, Don’t Debate Us – Comedy Hype

What makes a comedy star? Is it just the jokes? Whatever defines someone as being a star in comedy, we’d bet money Nicole Byer fits that narrative. 2013 was the first time many saw Byer hit their radar as a regular on MTV’s Girl Code series. On the show we…

Dear Mo’Nique: Comedy Hype Challenges You To Produce Comedy Specials For 5 Black Female Comedians

Dear Mo’Nique: Comedy Hype Challenges You To Produce Comedy Specials For 5 Black Female Comedians

Given the current conversation regarding Mo’Nique’s stance. Here’s Comedy Hype’s response to the matter. We truly hope something positive comes from the conversation that has sparked in the last few weeks. These words come from our creative director, Jon Williams, entitled Dear Mo’Nique. Comedy Hype is ready when you are. The…