Displaying all articles tagged:

Roy Wood Jr.

  1. stand-up
    It’s Time for Stand-ups to Prepare for the WorstComedy clubs are shutting down due to the coronavirus. The Daily Show’s Roy Wood Jr. has some tough advice.
  2. last night on late night
    The Daily Show Attempts to Sell Donald Trump’s Childhood HomeIntroducing the new show, Property Brothas.
  3. last night on late night
    The Daily Show Made a Depressing New Sitcom About Student Loan DebtStarring Jaboukie Young-White!
  4. good one podcast
    28 Comedians Reveal Jokes They’d Like to Steal If They Could Get Away With ItFrom the Good One podcast, John Mulaney, Patton Oswalt, and more on the joke they’d steal.
  5. deals
    Comedy Central Wants a Lot More Roy Wood Jr.Wood has a pilot, stand-up special, and digital series on the way.
  6. desperate times
    How The Daily Show Made Up for Trevor Noah Losing His VoiceWhy take a sick day when you can sit at the desk silently while your co-workers read the script for you?
  7. the great bits
    Why Roy Wood Jr.’s ‘Black Patriotism’ Bit Is Olympic-Level Stand-up“Every time the comedy beach ball starts to lose altitude, Wood smacks it back into the sky.”
  8. last night on late night
    Roy Wood Jr. Doesn’t Need to Hear the Trump ‘N-Word’ Tape to Know He’s a Racist“You don’t need to wait for a secret tape to prove Trump is a racist.”
  9. movies
    Jimmy O. Yang to Play an Aspiring Stand-up Comedian in The Opening ActBill Burr, Roy Wood Jr., and Neal Brennan will also appear in the movie.
  10. ‘The Daily Show’s Roy Wood Jr. Heads to a March for Our Lives […]While late night hosts Jordan Klepper and Samantha Bee were attending March for Our Lives in Washington DC over the weekend, Daily Show […]
  11. Comedy Central Developing ‘Re-Established’ Series from Roy Wood Jr., […]The Daily Show’s Roy Wood Jr. might get his own Comedy Central series. According to Deadline, the network is developing a half-hour comedy from […]
  12. Here’s the Season 4 Trailer for Comedy Central’s ‘This Is Not Happening’ […]This Is Not Happening returns to Comedy Central next week with another batch of stories, and today the network gave us a sneak peek of season 4 […]
  13. last night on late night
    Why It’s So Hard for Black Comedians to Be Political on Late NightDaily Show correspondent Roy Wood Jr. opens up about the gatekeepers who stand in the way of comedians trying to talk about issues.
  14. good one podcast
    The Best Joke About Colin Kaepernick and the NFL National Anthem ProtestsComedian Roy Wood Jr. talks about writing a joke inspired by Colin Kaepernick taking a knee that doesn’t ever say his name.
  15. Watch Roy Wood Jr.’s Speech at the Radio and Television Correspondents’ […]Last year, Hasan Minhaj gave an excellent speech at the annual Radio and Television Correspondents’ Association Dinner, and during last night’s […]
  16. Roy Wood Jr. Spends a Day with Chicago Anti-Violence Group CeaseFire on […]The Daily Show kicked off its week of Chicago shows last night, and the episode featured the above segment starring correspondent Roy Wood Jr., […]
  17. Roy Wood Jr. Offers Some Helpful Advice for White Supremacists on ‘The […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Daily Show, where Trevor Noah welcomes correspondent Roy Wood Jr. to react to the KKK rally in Charlottesville […]
  18. Roy Wood Jr. Is Taking Over as Host of Comedy Central’s ‘This Is Not […]Changes are in the works on Comedy Central’s storytelling series This Is Not Happening. The network recently announced that the show, which was […]
  19. Roy Wood Jr. Breaks Out the Trump Tweet Crystal Ball to Predict the Future […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Daily Show, where Trevor Noah welcomes correspondent Roy Wood Jr. as a revered Jamaican fortune teller named […]
  20. last night on late night
    Daily Show Joins Texas Students Protesting Legal Guns With Illegal Dildos“We’re fighting absurdity with absurdity.”
  21. Take ‘Daily Show’ Correspondent Roy Wood Jr.’s Crash Course on Black […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Daily Show, where correspondent Roy Wood Jr. explains Black Twitter for the uninitiated (“Think of Black […]
  22. last night on late night
    The Daily Show’s Roy Wood Jr. Offers a Primer on Black TwitterIncluding Intro to the Beyhive 101.
  23. Roy Wood Jr. Attempts to Save Meals on Wheels by Militarizing It on ‘The […]In light of the recent news that Trump’s proposed budget includes heartlessly cutting programs like Meals on Wheels but tons of money for […]
  24. last night on late night
    Daily Show’s Roy Wood Jr. Celebrates the Oscars Achieving ‘Peak Blackness’2017’s blacktivity levels are already off the chart.
  25. Roy Wood Jr.’s Standup Special ‘Father Figure’ Premieres on Comedy Central […]Back in September, Comedy Central added an hourlong standup special from Daily Show correspondent Roy Wood Jr., and ahead of the special’s […]
  26. Roy Wood Jr. Attempts to Escape from Trump News by Covering the Super BowlHere’s a clip from last night’s Daily Show, where correspondent Roy Wood Jr. tries to get a break from his job covering all the terrible Donald […]
  27. Roy Wood Jr. Files a Chilling ‘Daily Show’ Report on Gun (Emoji) ControlHere’s a clip from last night’s Daily Show, where correspondent Roy Wood Jr. investigates the new war being waged in the US around gun control […]
  28. Roy Wood Jr.’s Full Circle: From Journalism to Comedy to ‘The Daily Show’ Roy Wood Jr. began his comedy career in 1998 at the age of 19 while studying journalism at Florida A&M University. He took off like a […]
  29. Roy Wood Jr. Interviews Some Undecided Young Black Voters on ‘The Daily […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Daily Show, where correspondent Roy Wood Jr. heads to Brooklyn to investigate why so many young black voters […]
  30. Roy Wood Jr. and Jordan Klepper Put North Carolina’s HB2 Law to the Test […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Daily Show, where correspondent Roy Wood Jr. heads down to Raleigh to put North Carolina’s HB2 law, or […]
  31. Comedy Central Announces Standup Specials from Lewis Black, Kurt […]Comedy Central just announced a new batch of standup specials, including Lewis Black’s Black to the Future airing next month and hourlong […]
  32. Jordan Klepper and Roy Wood Jr. Invent Their Own Trumped-Up Olympic Games […]While the summer Olympics are heating up in Rio, The Daily Show’s Jordan Klepper and Roy Wood Jr. are busy monitoring their new favorite […]
  33. Learn About the Four Failed Gun Control Measures with ‘The Daily Show’s […]In the wake of the Orlando mass shooting, the Senate finally met earlier this week to take action on gun control, but instead they got nothing […]
  34. ‘The Daily Show’ Made a Rap Out of Real Donald Trump Quotes Called ‘They […]Here’s a segment from last night’s Daily Show, where Roy Wood Jr. points out to Trevor Noah that everything Donald Trump says could easily fit […]
  35. last night on late night
    The Daily Show Takes on #OscarsSoWhiteSlavery, how the Academy missed thee.
  36. Trevor Noah Hosts a Heated Zombie Christmas Debate on ‘The Daily Show’For the second year in a row, a couple in Ohio has caused a stir by displaying a zombie nativity scene in their front lawn, so during last […]
  37. Are All Cops Racist? ‘The Daily Show’s Roy Wood Jr. and Jordan Klepper […]Here’s a great segment from last night’s Daily Show featuring Jordan Klepper and newbie correspondent Roy Wood Jr., who team up to finally […]
  38. debuts
    The Funniest Part of Trevor Noah’s Daily Show Debut: Roy Wood Jr.Which is a good sign for Noah.
  39. the daily show with trevor noah
    Let’s Meet the 3 New Daily Show CorrespondentsRonny Chieng, Roy Wood Jr., and Desi Lydic.
  40. ‘The Daily Show’ Adds Ronny Chieng, Roy Wood Jr., and Desi Lydic as […]The Daily Show with Trevor Noah just added three new correspondents ahead of its debut later this month. According to Variety, the show has […]