UPDATE: “The Nighlty Show with Larry Wilmore” final episode aired and has been added to this story. It’s something many of us wanted — a good nightly talkshow with a smart, witty black host —but like too many good things, it’s coming to an early end. “The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore” will air its last […]
For Black History Month, XFINITY CelebrateBlackTV.com will highlight the accomplishments of three female innovators–“Selma” director Ava DuVernay, “The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl” Issa Rae and digital strategist Luvvie Ajayi, whose blogs “Awesomely Luvvie” and “Awesomely Techie” are very popular.
If there’s a girl who’s on fire, it’s definitely Issa Rae. The filmmaker won our hearts when she debuted her hilarious award-winning web series “The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl” three years ago.
Selecting a winner on a competitive TV show like is never easy. But it’s got to be done.
As is tradition on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon,” that week’s “SNL” host appeared as a Thursday guest. This week, it happens to be old friend Maya Rudolph, who’s about as hot as anyone in the biz can get these days.