HBO is blessing us all with a half-hour sketch comedy show starring and executive produced by #RobinThede, along with partnering executive director, #IssaRae. Talk about a dynamic duo!
‘A Black Lady Sketch Show’, which was created, written by and starring Thede, will feature narrative sketches performed by a core black female cast along with special celebrity guests.
Issa Rae executive produces, along side Thede, via her Issa Rae Productions and falls under Rae’s overall deal with #HBO.
According to Deadline, others involved in the project include Dave Becky and Jonathan Berry for 3 Arts Entertainment as well as Tony Hernandez and Brooke Posch for JAX Media. Deniese Davis, Montrel McKay produce for Issa Rae Productions and John Skidmore produces for JAX Media.
The show is still in the very early development stages so there’s no release date set as of yet but nonetheless, fans will be anticipating.