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Robin Thede

Comedian / Writer

Robin Thede is a multi-talented comedy writer & performer. Named one of Variety’s 10 Comics to Watch in 2019, she is also the Creator, Star, and Executive Producer of “A Black Lady Sketch Show“ which was renewed for a second season on HBO. Before that she was the Creator, Executive Producer, and Host of “The Rundown with Robin Thede”. Robin is also well known for her hilarious characters and social/political commentary on The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore (Comedy Central), where she was also head writer, the first black woman to earn that title in late night. She was head writer for the 2016 White House Correspondents Association Dinner and has appeared in numerous TV shows/films, including (upcoming) Bad Hair, Difficult People, Key & Peele, A Haunted House, Goodwin Games, Hot in Cleveland, @Midnight and many more!

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