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Posted Tuesday 2/20/18 at 3:30PM EST
Tiffany Haddish to voice an animated bird on Netflix's Tuca and Bertie, from the producers of BoJack Horseman
Haddish will play a cocky, care-free toucan named Tuca who interacts with anxious, daydreaming songbird Bertie in the animated comedy revolving around the friendship between two female birds. Tuca and Bertie is from BoJack Horseman creator Raphael Bob-Waksberg and two of his executive producers.
Posted Saturday 2/17/18 at 1:46AM EST
Meet the Oscar presenters
Greta Gerwig, Mahershala Ali, Chadwick Boseman, Kumail Nanjiani and Tiffany Haddish will be among this year's presenters at the Academy Awards.
Posted Friday 2/16/18 at 6:35PM EST
Check out Tracy Morgan and Tiffany Haddish in The Last O.G.
Here's the first trailer for Morgan's TBS comedy, in which he plays a recent ex-con and Haddish plays his ex-wife and mother of his three kids. The Last O.G. premieres on April 3.
Posted Tuesday 2/13/18 at 7:30PM EST
Kevin Hart's new YouTube series sends celebrities like Conan O'Brien and Chance the Rapper outside their comfort zones
The comedian's Laugh Out Loud Network has announced What the Fit, which will have celebrities try out unusual fitness routines. Conan will try sumo wrestling, while Leslie Jones will take a spin at the rodeo. Other celebrity participants include DJ Khaled, Joel McHale, Tiffany Haddish, Khloé Kardashian and Niecy Nash. What the Fit premieres March 8.
Posted Friday 1/26/18 at 5:56PM EST
Watch Tiffany Haddish’s Groupon Super Bowl commercial
Posted Wednesday 1/24/18 at 4:39PM EST
Tiffany Haddish signs first-look deal with HBO
Haddish’s two-year deal with HBO comes after a breakout year for the comic, who will next be seen starring opposite Tracy Morgan on The Last O.G. on TBS.
Posted Tuesday 1/23/18 at 2:19PM EST
Tiffany Haddish received praise for flubbing the names of Oscar nominees
The comedian helped turn this morning’s nomination announcement into must-see TV while announcing the Oscar nominees before dawn with Andy Serkis. Get Out’s Daniel Kaluuya was one of the names Haddish humorously struggled with, pronouncing it "Daniel Coolye” and, in her second try, "Daniel Kalua.” "He knows his name," she quipped. Best adapted screenplay nominee Michael H. Wilber was happy to have Haddish butcher his name. "Tiffany Haddish can mispronounce my name any way she wants! WOOOOOOO," he wrote on Twitter.
Posted Monday 1/22/18 at 11:51PM EST
Watch a preview of Tiffany Haddish’s Drunk History episode
Haddish tells the WWII story of Cate Blanchett’s character in The Monuments Men, but she originally wanted to do the history of the weave.
Posted Monday 1/22/18 at 5:00PM EST
Tiffany Haddish to announce Oscar nominations with Andy Serkis
Oscar nominations will be revealed on Tuesday at 5:22 am PT.
Posted Monday 1/15/18 at 3:55PM EST
Tiffany Haddish lands a Groupon Super Bowl commercial after telling a Groupon story on Jimmy Kimmel Live!
Haddish landed a new job after telling a hilarious story about her Groupon swamp tour to Kimmel last July. “Everyone knows I’m a huge @Groupon fan and guess what? They made me their spokesperson,” the comedian tweeted. “That’s right, I am now the official spokesperson for Groupon! So get your Groupon on with me. #SaveLikeTiffany #ad”
Posted Tuesday 1/02/18 at 10:49PM EST
Tiffany Hadish auditioned for SNL three times -- and sought Whoopi Goldberg’s advice before her groundbreaking hosting stint
“I had auditioned for SNL three different times, so to me it was, ‘Finally, I’m here,’” she tells The New York Times. “And I was super grateful to be there in that capacity, as opposed to as a regular performer. To be a host is a super big honor. I couldn’t believe I was the first black woman comedian to do it. I Googled and saw that Whoopi Goldberg had been on it, so I reached out to her. I said, ‘Have you ever done SNL? She said, ‘Only a sketch.’ I said, ‘You never hosted?’ And she said, ‘You the first, bitch, you better do a good job.’”
Posted Monday 12/04/17 at 9:35PM EST
After Tiffany Haddish hosted SNL, she got her musical guest Taylor Swift to cook for her
“When I get over there, she got all this food...First off, Taylor can cook,” the comedian tells Ellen. “Ok? She can cook. Like, the chicken was bomb, all right?”
Posted Monday 11/13/17 at 7:57AM EST
Tiffany Haddish thrived as an SNL rarity: A black female host
There have only been 12 black female hosts in Saturday Night Live’s 43-year history, and Haddish became the first black female stand-up comedian to host. ALSO: Larry David returned to mock his controversial monologue.
Posted Friday 11/10/17 at 5:18PM EST
Not all Scandal fans were happy to see Taylor Swift perform during a commercial break
“I’m trying to figure out why Taylor Swift premiere song is showing during Scandal why not Greys Anatomy,” tweeted one Scandal fan. Another tweeted: “Get Darth Becky off my tv!!! Girl bye!!!!” ALSO: Swift dances with Tiffany Haddish in new SNL promo.
Posted Friday 11/10/17 at 1:46PM EST
CBS Diversity Showcase is accused of being a “racist mess”
The program aimed at giving more opportunities to minorities and members of the LGBTQ community “often leaves participants feeling dejected and bullied at the hands of leaders they say view them stereotypically and insist that their work revolve around outdated racist, gender-based, or homophobic tropes,” reports Maria Elena Fernandez. The program has had success with people like Kate McKinnon, Tiffany Haddish and Randall Park, yet Fernandez reports that the program that the showcase “repeatedly defied the program’s primary purpose.”