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8 Black Comediennes Who Are 'Ready' for SNL | Essence.com


Saturday Night Live's Kenan Thompson says the show's questionable lack of diversity is due to the shortage of Black female comedians who are "ready" to join  ...

Is SNL Ready for a Black Woman? - Huffington Post


Nov 9, 2013 ... When Saturday Night Live added six new comedians to the cast this season, people were shocked that a black woman was absent from the ...

Get to know 11 black women who just auditioned for 'SNL' | EW.com


Dec 13, 2013 ... It's official: Come January, SNL will be adding a black woman to its cast. ... So much for black women not being ready for the Not Ready for ...

The Real Problem With SNL and Casting Black Women - The Atlantic


Nov 8, 2013 ... It's not that black women aren't ready for Saturday Night Live. With its limited, stereotype-reinforcing roles, SNL doesn't seem ready for them.

5 Funny Black Women Ready For Saturday Night Live - VH1


Oct 16, 2013 ... Kenan Thompson said that the reason SNL doesn't have any funny black women is because they're not ready. The 5 funny ladies on this list ...

Kenan Thompson Blames SNL's Diversity Issue on Lack of Talented ...


Oct 14, 2013 ... In a world where we have a black First Lady and pop culture is defined by ... To say there are no AA comedians ready for SNL is such a cop out.

Here's Why Black Women Aren't Ready For Saturday Night Live ...


Oct 19, 2013 ... So, are black women ready to overcome a history of representative oppression and ignorance to make audiences fall out on SNL? Probably not ...

Kenan Thompson Blames Black Women for Lack of Black Women ...


Oct 15, 2013 ... Well, Kenan Thompson, one of two black performers on SNL's current cast, has a ... "Like in auditions, they just never find ones that are ready.".

Kenan Thompson Thinks Black Women Aren't Funny Enough for SNL


Oct 15, 2013 ... "Like in auditions, they just never find ones that are ready." ... Yet according to Thompson, SNL isn't to blame, black women are to blame.

SNL's Kenan Thompson and the Invisible Black Women of Comedy ...


Oct 17, 2013 ... Kenan Thompson pissed the Internet off by saying that black female comics weren't ready for 'SNL.' Does he have a point? Tricia Romano ...

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WATCH: Critics Slam 'SNL' Black History Month Skit As Lazy ... The SNL Debacle : Are Black Women Socially Invisible? ... Is SNL Ready for a Black Woman?

Kerry Washington, Kenan Thompson and Black Women on SNL


Oct 17, 2013 ... Kerry Washington, Kenan Thompson and Black Women on SNL ... interview this week that black, female comedians aren't ready for the show.

Kenan Thompson: Black female comics not 'ready' for 'SNL'


Oct 15, 2013 ... Kenan Thompson: Black female comics not 'ready' for 'SNL' ... aired since Season 35, only two black women (and four women of color in total) ...