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Snl Black Women - Huffington Post

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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?

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

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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  ...

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

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Oct 15, 2013 ... Kenan Thompson: Black female comics not 'ready' for 'SNL' ... telling TheGrio, " They need to pay attention" and add a black woman to the cast.

5 Funny Black Women Ready For Saturday Night Live - VH1

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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 ...

10 black women 'Saturday Night Live' should consider hiring | theGrio

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Nov 7, 2013 ... 10 black women 'Saturday Night Live' should consider hiring .... Thompson said it was hard to find black women who are “ready” for the show.

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

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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.

'SNL': Why no black women in the cast? Here's Kenan Thompson's ...

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Oct 15, 2013 ... “Like in auditions, they just never find ones that are ready.” ... In fact, SNL has only featured four African-American women in its entire 39-year ...

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

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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 Thinks Black Women Aren't Funny Enough for SNL

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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.

For 'SNL' Cast, Being Diverse May Be Better Than Being 'Ready ...

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Oct 29, 2013 ... Let me state the obvious: That “Saturday Night Live,” once home of the Not Ready for Prime Time players, has hired only three black women for ...

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Is SNL Ready for a Black Woman? - Huffington Post

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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 ...

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

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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.

SNL New Black Female Cast Member Sasheer Zamata | Mediaite

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Jan 6, 2014 ... Lorne Michaels began a public search for a black woman performer after ... comment that maybe there weren't minority women "ready" for SNL.