‘WANDA SYKES PRESENTS HERLARIOUS’ ALL-FEMALE COMEDY SPECIALS TO AIR SATURDAY JULY 13 AND 20
'WANDA SYKES PRESENTS HERLARIOUS’ ALL-FEMALE COMEDY SPECIALS TO AIR SATURDAY JULY 13 AND 20
ON OWN: OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK
The Specials Hosted by Wanda Sykes Feature Celebrity Guest Stars, Popular Female Stand-ups, and Original Comedy Sketches
Los Angeles, CA - This summer will be filled with laughs when OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network premieres two one-hour original comedy specials "Wanda Sykes Presents HERLARIOUS," which will be hosted by Wanda Sykes. The specials will air Saturday, July 13 and Saturday, July 20 from 10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT.
Produced by comedian Wanda Sykes and Page Hurwitz (Push It Productions), in conjunction with Harpo Studios, this fresh take on the comedy hour format will be taped in front of a live audience at Harpo Studios in Chicago, where the former home of "The Oprah Winfrey Show" will be transformed into a lively comedy venue. The handpicked lineup scheduled to appear are emerging female stand-ups Andi Smith, Gloria Bigelow, Marina Franklin, Tracey Ashley, Carmen Lynch and Dominique Witten. There will be special guest appearances by celebrity headliners, including Kym Whitley from OWN's popular reality series "Raising Whitley." Sykes will also appear with her guests in a series of comedy shorts that will air throughout each hour of non-stop laughs.
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OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, July 13, 2013
OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, July 20, 2013
Has entertained a variety of audiences over 100 college campuses to Comedy Clubs across the country.
Known for her seamless story-telling, sharp topical material and hilarious punchlines Tracey Ashley is a comedienne on the rise. Tracey performs on college campus and comedy clubs across the country. Becoming an instant College favorite Tracey was nominated by Campus Activities Magazine as Best Female Performer for her rave reviews of performances. Tracey was a semi-finalist on NBC's Last Comic Standing 5 and has appeared as a Co-host on TVLANDS Prime Movies. Entertaining audiences with the ups and downs of her world Tracey Ashley comedy is hilarious, endearing and all around fun to watch.