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Lena Waithe

  1. pilots
    Lena Waithe Producing How to Make Love to a Black Woman Comedy PilotThe project is part of Waithe’s first-look deal with the network.
  2. right click
    Teyana Taylor Is Throwing a Ball for Her ‘WTP’ Video“Why you gagging, though? I’ll tell you why gagging, okay? Cause she’s next level.”
  3. tv
    Kid Fury and Lena Waithe Teaming Up for HBO Comedy SeriesIt’s described as a “surreal dark comedy.”
  4. but make it fashion
    Send Up the White Smoke: These Were the Best Young Popes at the Met GalaRihanna wins. Again.
  5. glaad media awards
    Lena Waithe Uses GLAAD Acceptance Speech to Call for LGBT Unity“Laverne Cox’s struggle may look different than mine, but the pain we feel is the same.”
  6. Who Would Survive the Apocalypse: NYC or L.A.? Celebrities DebateThere is a right answer.
  7. tv
    Lena Waithe’s Queer Comedy About Her Life Gets Pilot Order at TBS“Queer black characters have been the sidekick for long enough, it’s time for us to finally take the lead.”
  8. TBS Orders ‘Twenties’ Comedy Pilot from Lena WaitheMaster of None writer and The Chi creator Lena Waithe has a comedy project in the works at TBS. Deadline reports that the network has given a […]
  9. misconduct
    Lena Waithe on Aziz Ansari Misconduct Claim: ‘It’s Not Always Black-and-White’“There are no sides, really, in some of these scenarios.”
  10. guest stars
    Lena Waithe to Guest on This Is Us As an Animal EnthusiastWho wouldn’t want Waithe to help them adopt a dog?
  11. profile
    Lena Waithe Is Creating the CultureThe Emmy winner simply tells the stories that she knows best. The difference is that, suddenly, everyone wants to listen.
  12. tv review
    The Chi Is an Exuberant, Heartfelt DramaIt’s the little character details that make The Chi feel so alive.
  13. christmas music
    Hallelujah! Chance the Rapper and Jeremih’s Christmas Mixtape Has ArrivedThere’s a piano remix of “Stranger at the Table.”
  14. christmas miracles
    Chance the Rapper Recruits Common and Lena Waithe for Christmas MixtapeSwoon.
  15. castings
    Lena Waithe Joins Dear White People As Reality-Show RapperGet ready for P Ninny.
  16. vulture festival la 2017
    Lena Waithe on Black Artists: ‘We’re Leaders of Hollywood Right Now’Waithe and Common talked about the rise of black art and their new show, The Chi.
  17. trailer mix
    Lena Waithe’s New Show The Chi Gets a Gut-Punching First TrailerStarring Moonlight’s Alex Hibbert, Straight Outta Compton’s Jason Mitchell, and more.
  18. Lena Waithe on Her Emmys Night With Aziz, Reese, Nicole, Riz, and Donald“I’ve gotta stand there acting like they ain’t Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman talking to me.”
  19. emmys 2017
    Lena Waithe Gave a Moving Emmys Speech in Support of the LGBT CommunityWaithe shared the award for writing in a comedy series with Master of None creator Aziz Ansari.
  20. Watch Lena Waithe Geek Out About Big Little Lies With Adam ScottShe also offers to play a key lesbian role if there is a season two.
  21. aziz-caps
    Aziz Ansari and Lena Waithe Recap Master of None’s ‘Thanksgiving’“The episode is about friendship, it’s about honesty with your family, learning who you are.”
  22. Lena Waithe Wrote Her Most Personal Story for Master of None“I hope I set a trend with other black or brown folks in this business to stop trying to be something that you think society wants you to be.”
  23. Showtime Renews The Affair, Commits to a Jay Pharoah ComedyWhite Famous and The Chi are coming soon.