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W. Kamau Bell

  1. trailer mix
    W. Kamau Bell’s United Shades Returns to CNN This WeekendThe eight-episode season kicks off on Sunday night.
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    Final Premiere of Anthony Bourdain’s Parts Unknown Reveals ExhaustionThe late host’s voice-overs took on a new meaning after his death.
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    Get Tissues Before Watching This New Trailer for Anthony Bourdain: Parts UnknownBourdain and W. Kamau Bell head to Kenya.
  4. Season 3 of W. Kamau Bell’s CNN Series ‘United Shades of America’ […]W. Kamau Bell returns to CNN this weekend with a brand new season of his Emmy-winning series United Shades of America, and the network released […]
  5. The Best Comedy Books of 2017 Do you like volumes of comic essays that you’ll end up reading entirely in one sitting? How about amusingly embarrassing memoirs, […]
  6. CNN Renews W. Kamau Bell’s ‘United Shades of America’ W. Kamau Bell’s CNN show just got another season. CNN announced today that it’s officially renewed Bell’s docu-series United Shades of […]
  7. W. Kamau Bell Has Learned to Be Comfortably UncomfortableKamau Bell has spent a lifetime trying to figure out how he fits into the big picture of things. His new book, The Awkward Thoughts of W. Kamau […]
  8. Season 2 of W. Kamau Bell’s ‘United Shades of America’ Premieres on April […]Kamau Bell’s CNN show United Shades of America just got a season 2 premiere date. According to Variety, CNN confirmed that the show, which was […]
  9. W. Kamau Bell’s First Book ‘The Awkward Thoughts of W. Kamau Bell’ Is Out […]Standup and new CNN star W. Kamau Bell has written his first book, and it’s coming out in May. The book has an impressively long title: The […]
  10. CNN Renews W. Kamau Bell’s ‘United Shades of America’ for a Second SeasonW. Kamau Bell’s CNN show just got a season 2 renewal. According to Variety, CNN has ordered an 8-episode second season of Bell’s docu-series […]
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    Hari Kondabolu and W. Kamau Bell Talk Comedy“Whenever white comics say, ‘It’s easier because you’re a person of color,’ they have no idea.”
  12. W. Kamau Bell and Stephen Colbert Talk ‘United Shades,’ Racism, and Larry […]Here’s a great clip from W. Kamau Bell’s appearance on last night’s Late Show, where he chats with Stephen Colbert about new CNN show United […]
  13. Doing Standup and Hanging with the Klan: Kamau Bell’s Strange Few Months Kamau Bell is about to end April on a high note. The comedian, known for his FX show Totally Biased, returns to cable with his new CNN show […]
  14. W. Kamau Bell’s CNN Series ‘United Shades of America’ Premieres on SundayBack in March, CNN ordered a new docu-series hosted by W. Kamau Bell called United Shades of America, and ahead of its debut this weekend, the […]
  15. Here’s the Trailer for Showtime’s ‘SXSW Comedy Night Two with W. Kamau […]Back in July, Showtime aired a SXSW standup special hosted by W. Kamau Bell, and this week the second part of the special airs on the network. […]
  16. Showtime’s ‘SXSW Comedy with W. Kamau Bell’ Premieres Friday July 24thSXSW, Showtime, and Rooftop Comedy have teamed up for their first TV comedy special, and it just got a premiere date and trailer. Titled SXSW […]
  17. W. Kamau Bell to Host New CNN Docu-Series ‘United Shades of America’W. Kamau Bell is headed to CNN. Variety reports that Bell is set to host a new docu-series called United Shades of America, which will be a […]
  18. W. Kamau Bell Announces New Standup Tour ‘Oh, Everything!’Comedian and former host of Totally Biased W. Kamau Bell is going on tour. Titled Oh, Everything!, the tour kicks off this November and runs […]
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    Vulture Festival Video: Comedy NightTons of hilarity that somehow involves an actual phone call to Zachary Quinto.
  20. Talking to W. Kamau Bell About Standup, ‘Totally Biased’, and Diversity in […]Long established on the San Francisco comedy scene, W. Kamau Bell was relatively unknown nationally when he began hosting Totally Biased With […]
  21. Why We Needed ‘Totally Biased’At first glance, Totally Biased’s set comes off as pedestrian. A brick wall that’s too well-manicured, graffiti manufactured solely for the […]
  22. W. Kamau Bell Says Goodbye to ‘Totally Biased’On Wednesday, FXX canceled its late night talk show, Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell in the middle of its second season. The final show was […]
  23. FXX Cancels ‘Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell’FXX has only been a cable network for a little over a month, but they’ve already made their first cancelation. Defamer reports that FXX has […]
  24. Maria Bamford Discusses Her Parents, Mental Illness Stigma, and LA with […] Maria Bamford was the guest on FXX’s Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell last night, and here’s the full interview, in which Bamford and Bell […]
  25. Bill Burr Responds to ‘Rolling Stone’ Calling Him ‘The New Louis C.K.’ Standup Bill Burr went on Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell last night, and Bell asked him about Rolling Stone dubbing him “The New Louis […]
  26. ‘Totally Biased’s Ratings Have Dropped Off Since Moving to FXXIn early September, FX’s weekly late night show, Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell, moved to new sister network FXX and started airing four […]
  27. Hannibal Buress Defends His Gibberish Rap Skills on ‘Totally Biased’ Standup Hannibal Buress dropped by Totally Biased last night, and ending up having to defend both his gibberish raps and Tina Fey’s workout […]
  28. Without ‘Totally Biased’, ‘None of This Exists Anywhere on TV’“If we don’t put that out there, none of this exists anywhere on TV […] And that’s when Totally Biased feels like it’s doing what it’s […]
  29. Chris Rock Talks Dave Chappelle, Arsenio, and How Unknown Black Guys Don’t […] FXX’s Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell recently transitioned to four nights a week, and here’s Bell’s interview with Chris Rock, who […]
  30. ‘Totally Biased’s Guy Branum Calls Out the James Franco Roast for Being […] Here’s a clip from Thursday’s Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell, in which standup/writer Guy Branum criticizes Comedy Central’s James Franco […]
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    6 Videos to Get You Into Totally Biased With W. Kamau BellThe show returns to FXX tonight.
  32. Tracy Morgan, Jim Gaffigan, and Chris Rock Will Be ‘Totally Biased’s First […]FX’s late night talk show Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell is set to move to its new sister channel FXX, where it’ll be airing four nights a […]
  33. FX Wants More ‘Totally Biased’ and ‘Brand X’The FX network has renewed both of its new late night comedy talk shows, Brand X with Russell Brand and Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell, for […]
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    FX Wants More Russell Brand, W. Kamau BellBoth shows got orders for thirteen more episodes.
  35. ‘Totally Biased’ Totally Renewed, TotallyFX has extended the order for Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell another seven episodes. This announcement comes a couple days before the final […]
  36. Fun Fun Fun Fest Has a Funny Funny Funny Comedy Line-UpWhat a great trend it has been for music festivals to include comedians. Austin’s Fun Fun Fun Fest, which this year runs from November 2-4, is […]
  37. Talking to W. Kamau Bell About ‘Totally Biased,’ Calls From Chris Rock, […]In the span of a few years, FX has done a lot for TV comedy. Four years ago, the network’s only sitcom was the cult hit It’s Always Sunny in […]
  38. Seriously, Who Is W. Kamau Bell? I imagine the marketing meeting for W. Kamau Bell’s new FX series, Totally Biased, went exactly like this: Marketing Executive 1: “We need to […]
  39. Chris Rock Is Producing a New FX Series Starring W. Kamau BellChris Rock’s newest project is a half-hour weekly series for FX premiering this August, starring comedian W. Kamau Bell. Based on Bell’s […]
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    FX Picks Up Late-Night Show Produced by Chris RockStarring comedian W. Kamau Bell.
  41. Kicking Off Black History Month With a Black Comics’ RoundtableThis roundtable discussion with up-and-coming comics W. Kamau Bell, Desiree Burch, Michael Che, Calise Hawkins, Phoebe Robinson, and Baron […]