Lena Waithe

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  • Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Producer, Writer

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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - MARCH 04:  Actress Halle Berry attends the 2018 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Radhika Jones at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on March 4, 2018 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)

BET's Boomerang Sequel Snags Halle Berry and Lena Waithe

Lena Waithe and Halle Berry have signed on to executive-produce BET's 10-episode sequel to Boomerang, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Emmy-winner Waithe will also co-write the pilot alongside showrunner Ben Cory Jones. The straight-to-series com… Read more

Lena Waithe, Dear White People
Dear White People Is Now the Official Queen B of Show-Within-a-Show Parodies

Like, 30 Rock-level iconic

<p></p><p>Marquee Richardson, <em style="">Dear White People</em></p>
Here's When Dear White People Finally Returns!

School is back in session!

Krysten Ritter, <em>Marvel's Jessica Jones</em>
15 Women Who Changed the Game in Hollywood

In front of AND behind the camera

Sonja Sohn as Laverne and Jahking Guillory as Coogie in THE CHI (Season 1, Episode 01).- Photo: Matt Dinerstein/SHOWTIME - Photo ID: THECHI_101_4216.R.jpg
The Chi Renewed for Season 2 with a New Showrunner

Find out who's taking the reigns.

Alex Hibbert, Jason Mitchell, <em>The Chi</em>
A Gangster with ESP? Meet The Chi's 9 Most Fascinating Characters

Getting to know some of the people in the neighborhood

<p></p><p>Lena Waithe, <em style="">Master of None</em></p>
This Is Us Recruits Lena Waithe to Guest Star

The Emmy-winning force behind The Chi will

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Jimmy Kimmel Gets a Colonoscopy with Katie Couric
07:12 — Jimmy turned 50 recently so Katie Couric asked if she could accompany him for his first colonoscopy.
Katie Couric on Taking Jimmy Kimmel for His First Colonoscopy
06:24 — Katie reveals what it was like taking Jimmy to get his very first colonoscopy and she explains why it’s so important for people to be getting preventa (more…)
Judd Apatow on New Garry Shandling Documentary
06:46 — Judd talks about working with his mentor Garry Shandling, what it was like writing for him on “The Grammys” and “The Larry Sanders Show,” and he revea (more…)
Pennsylvania's Special Election, Space Force
04:48 — Seth Meyers' monologue from Wednesday, March 14.
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  • Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Producer, Writer