Posts Tagged ‘Wanda Sykes’

Judy Gold Discusses Partnering Up With Bruce Vilanch (For Comedy, Folks, Geesh!) And Other Topics

Friday, January 26th, 2018

Milford Mirror
Judy Gold discusses comedy partnership
By Arts & Leisure on January 25, 2018

When you’re talking comedy greats today, Judy Gold is truly worthy of her last name. Whether it was as writer and producer of the Rosie O’Donnell show, starring in two acclaimed Off Broadway one-woman shows (“The Judy Show — My Life as a Sitcom” and “25 Questions for a Jewish Mother”) or just the nearly 25 years she has been doing standup, the comedian delivers a gold-medal performance at every turn. Read More

Bruce Hekprd Pave The Way For Wanda Sykes!

Monday, November 7th, 2011

Pink News
Interview: Wanda Sykes on stand-up, her four Emmys and coming out

by  7 November 2011, 9:49am

She’s an award-winning stand-up comedian who’s successfully made the transition from comedy circuit to television and film. She’s a talented writer and performer whose trophy cupboard boasts four Emmys and an American Comedy Award. She unintentionally came out at an LGBT rally in Las Vegas in 2008. Laurence Watts interviews the charismatic Wanda Sykes.

Wanda wasn’t always a professional comedian. Her first job after university was as a procurement officer for America’s National Security Agency (NSA), a job that required her to have top-secret security clearance. It was while she was there that she started doing stand-up. Read More

Bruce Vilanch And His Competitors (Emmy Nominations)

Wednesday, July 14th, 2010
Bruce Vilanch, Writer

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Bruce Vilanch And His Competitors (Emmy Nominations)

Outstanding Writing For A Variety, Music Or Comedy Special
82nd Annual Academy Awards · ABC
Bill Maher “…But I’m Not Wrong” · HBO
The Kennedy Center Honors · CBS
63rd Annual Tony Awards · CBS
Wanda Sykes: I’ma Be Me · HBO

Read more: Breaking News – Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 2010 Primetime Emmy Awards: Creative Arts Nominations | TheFutonCritic.com http://www.thefutoncritic.com/news/2010/07/08/academy-of-television-arts-and-sciences-2010-primetime-emmy-awards-creative-arts-nominations/20100708atas02/#ixzz0te2UAtCh Read More