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It’s a wrap for the “Carmichael” crew. On Friday, comedian Jerrod Carmichael revealed that while he’s loved his time with his television family, it’s time to move on to bigger and better things. “For three seasons (OK, 2.5), I got to make a show that I love with my friends,” he said in a statement…

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Stars of all sorts came out to the premiere of Paramount Studios’ action-packed Transformers: The Last Knight. The movie was filmed using state-of-the-art Imax cameras. We caught up with the stars, including Jerrod Carmichael, Michael Bay, Mark Wahlberg, and rapper Eve. The film is in theaters June 21.

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“The Carmichael Show” has returned for Season 3 on NBC and its premiere episode didn’t disappoint from the perspective of highlighting a heavy topic that hits home and sprinkling in some timely one-liners. Maxine’s (Amber Stevens West) friend is sexually assaulted. When she delivers the news to her circle, Jerrod et al, they take a…

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In this week’s episode of Norman Lear’s new podcast, “All of the Above” on PodcastOne, he delivers his iconic brand of activism in a conversation about race relations with “The Carmichael Show” creator, actor, writer and comedian Jerrod Carmichael. Also discussed are Carmichael’s approach to stand-up comedy, the significance of starting conversations for social progression and…

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It’s uncanny how much Amber Stevens West favors the Knowles girls. While her gift is not performing on global stages like Beyoncé or deejaying like Solange, it’s a recurring compliment that she acknowledges. West takes the call for this interview as she’s leaving LAX and headed home after a trip to San Francisco. Within 10…

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It looks to be a tale of two fates for freshmen NBC comedies “Mr. Robinson” and “The Carmichael Show,” as the network announced earlier this week that it was canceling “Robinson” and renewing “Carmichael” for a second season. Both series had a test run of six episodes but while “The Carmichael Show” flourished, “Robinson” floundered even after undergoing a number of…

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(Photo credit: Kayana Szymczak for Picture Group) Lil Rel’s introduction to the national comedy scene began with his first appearance on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” which led to a slew of major appearances, including Comedy Central’s “Russell Simmons Presents Stand-Up at The El Rey,” Martin Lawrence’s “1st Amendment” on Starz, and HBO’s “Diddy’s Bad Boys…

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There’s a charm about Neighbors breakout star, Jerrod Carmichael that’s more than just southern. Carmichael has a natural ability to tickle your funny bone by just engaging in eye contact. This innate talent of understanding his environment and “on your toes” comedy comes from what Carmichael describes as “absorbing the day” a quote he uses from Duke Ellington. If that’s…

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