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Wanda Sykes's Aha! Moment
Just when she hit rock bottom, comedienne Wanda Sykes got freedom, courage, and a half hour of killer material. In 1998, I experienced the highest point of my career and the lowest
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Wanda Sykes Gets Down on "Super Soul Train Sunday"
You've seen 'Super Soul Sunday.' Now get ready for 'Super Soul Train Sunday.' Watch as Wanda Sykes encourages viewers to wake up and get down, in this parody inspired by OWN's popular Sunday morning lineup, complete with two former Soul Train dancers, a dancing monk and Wanda's own aha! moment.
Wanda Sykes on Healthcare
With the high-profile introduction and rollout of Obamacare, people have had a lot to say on the topic of health insurance, including Wanda Sykes . Watch Wanda speculate why Obamacare must be good for injured Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose, and find out who she says really should have been ...
Wanda Sykes and Wayne Brady in One-derful
You've met the McGhees, who are raising six children as they manage a marriage and the family business. Now, let's meet the Cowards, two well-to-do parents taking on the insurmountable task of raising one whole child. Watch as Jessica and Russ, played by Wanda Sykes and Wayne Brady, explain why ...
First Look: Wanda Sykes Presents Herlarious Returns January 11
She's back! Wanda Sykes returns to OWN with another can't-miss comedy extravaganza. Tune in to see great comics, sketches and an all-star lineup featuring Cheryl Hines, Paula Poundstone, Judy Gold, Sheryl Underwood and more.
First Look: 2 Star-Studded Hours of Wanda Sykes Presents Herlarious
Superstar comedian Wanda Sykes presents two hours of nonstop laughs in two brand new specials. The star-studded lineup will include appearances by Wayne Brady, Kristin Chenoweth, Cheryl Hines, Jeff Probst, Sheryl Underwood and Camryn Manheim, among others.
Wanda Sykes , Dan Bucatinsky and Jesse Tyler Ferguson Discuss Same-Sex Marriage
While there are some who still believe that same-sex marriage will damage the country, comedian Wanda Sykes says she never understood why people get upset about something that doesn't affect them. Watch as actor Dan Bucatinsky, a gay man who's raising two children with his husband of 21 years, argues that if getting married on reality TV doesn't threaten the sanctity of marriage, neither should his relationship. Plus, find out why newlywed Jesse Tyler Ferguson is proud to be able to use the word 'husband.'
Wanda Sykes' "Trifecta of Discrimination"
When she was 44 years old, comedian Wanda Sykes came out during a gay rights rally. Since then, she says, Wanda's faced a 'trifecta of discrimination' because she's black, gay and a woman. Watch as she shares how her family struggled with what the black community would say about her sexuality.
Wanda Sykes : Why Comedy Is Like a Drug
Every comedian has a different story about how he or she got into the business and what keeps him or her motivated on- and offstage. Watch as Marina Franklin, Tracey Ashley, Carmen Lynch and Wanda Sykes explain why they love making people laugh and what professional hurdles they still hope to ...
Wanda Sykes Remakes Oprah's "Run On" Music Video
In 1998, Oprah recorded a song called 'Run On.' It was not only the theme song of Season 13 of 'The Oprah Winfrey Show' but also a music video. Watch what happens when Wanda Sykes records a version of her own.