Eddie Murphy returned to rare stand-up comedy form during his acceptance speech after receiving the Mark Twain PrizeFor Humor. Eddie pulled a Bill Cosby impersonation out of his vault of jokes and the crowd loved it. Hit the jump to see what Eddie had to say about the Cos.
Last Night In L.A…A$AP Rocky, Russell Simmons and Fonzworth Bentley attend All Def Comedy Live presented by Celsius and All Def Digital, Powered by The Brand Group.
Also, our Fly Friend Miss Diddy celebrated her official birthday during the evenings comedic festivities. Russell Simmons and host Tony Rock made sure to celebrate it in the best way possible. HAPPY BIRTHDAY MISS DIDDY!!
Rap Star, A$AP Rocky was spotted in VIP with friends enjoying himself. Others in attendance were: O’neal McKnight from Lifetimes new TV show Kosher Soul and Rachel Roy and her beautiful daughter Ava.
R&B powerhouse K. Michelle takes the Uber ride from hell in the premiere of Punk’d and starts shaking the table…well, the Cadillac Escalade.
This season of “PUNK’D” kicks off with multi-platinum superstar Chris Brown, who encounters a mysterious lost child while shooting a video with French Montana.
Comedian and social media star, DeStorm Power, leads the team as host, while digital media powerhouse, King Bach, steps in as special guest host to pull off the funniest capers. Comedians and actors, Amberia Allen and Ron G., round out the cast as the featured “players” who directly interact with the unsuspecting celeb “marks.”
Catch K. below as she goes off:
Catch Punk’d airing Tuesday, August 18 at 10:30 PM ET/PT on BET.
On last Friday, VIBE kicked off the VACATION screening series at Crosby St. Cinema – with actor/rapper Mack Wilds.
Attendees included Rotimi (Starz’ POWER), Amina Buddafly (VH1’s “Love & Hip Hop: New York), Bruce Fretts (NY Times), Shenequa Golding (VIBE), Karu Daniels (NBC BLK, NY Daily News), Shaheem Reid (Life and Times), Chitra Nawbatt (Thomson Reuters), Wilson Morales (Blackfilm.com), Delaina Dixon (VH1’s “Gossip Table”), Danielle Young (HelloBeautiful.com), Summer Wayans and more!
Last Night In NYC, celebrated podcast personality Combat Jack (aka Reggie Osse) along with radio and tv personality Angela Yee (Power 105’s “The Breakfast Club”) invited friends and fans to their own VACATION screening back at the Crosby St. Cinema. Guests included Chef Roble, Jessica Bell (“Wendy Williams Show”), Gabriel Williams (StuffFlyPeopleLike) and Shareef Alibi (StrikklyHipHop.com).
While on set, Trainwreck‘s own Amy Schumer tries to impress rapper-actor Method Man with a few freestyles, and well…it doesn’t go quite well, in the beginning. Trying to rhyme from the dome — “off the top,” as Amy would say, put her in a bind of actually getting a verse/words to come out clear enough.
Once realizing that “freestyle rap” just wasn’t her thing, the comedic maven finally writes her words down on paper and impresses the NYC, Wu-Tang rap veteran.
Last Night In L.A….Big Sean and a number of celebs were on deck for Celsius presents All Def Comedy Live to see comedian CP perform for the audience who seemed to love him! He walked on stage to the Sean’s Hit Single “IDFWU” as the crowd danced along to the song.
All Def Comedy Live presented by Russell Simmons & Celsius, Powered by The Brand Group was a packed house last night including new couple B.o.B and songstress Sevyn Streeter cuddled up in their VIP section with popcorn and soda as they enjoyed the comedians like Na’im Lynn who is Kevin Hart‘s right hand man.
Let’s get into Sevyn’s fashion game though! We LOVE it! #SoFly
E! frontman Terrence J showed up for a couple of laughs as he dapped up Russell Simmons and Andre Harrell upon arrival.
Spotted was BBWLA star Malaysia who is gearing up for the return of the reality show which airs in a month.
Also caught in VIP was Glee Star Amber Riley & friend and mogul Cortez Bryant. The night was full of laughter and drinks with our favorite celebs who kicked up their feet and put down work for a little and enjoyed themselves.
We all know Maya Rudolph does the best Beyonce impersonation hands down on SNL. This time, the talented actress/comedian headed over to Tulane University for their annual graduation ceremony as a guest speaker for the 2015 ceremony. Before her speech (which she also impersonated Oprah Winfrey during the actual speech), the hilarious comedic performed the National Anthem…Beyonce style! It’s a must see!
It seems that Russell Simmons and Kimora Lee Simmons are still celebrating their launch of their new big company Celsius Energy Drink! Hollywood ExesNicole Murphy was on deck for the festivities.
The stars all rushed over to the All Def Comedy Live Show, Powered by The Brand Group, to have their taste at the energy drink.
‘All Def Comedy Live’ on Wednesday nights, which also is now named the funniest night in Hollywood saw the faces of Christina Milian who dropped a brand new song and video recently, also Russell’s nieces Angela & Vanessa Simmons who came out to laugh and finally have a taste of the new Celsius drink. Newlywed couple and parents of R&B singer Eric Bellinger and LaMyiaGood enjoyed date night out.
Lifetime Network new hit show Kosher Soul star O’Neal McKnight and friends were all cozy up to their Celsius drink.
Artist JoJo and friends were spotted out in the audience enjoying the show and having a few laughs!
A special treat to the comedy goers was comedic Guru Damon Wayans and Guy Tory was also spotted at ADCL. Daughter of El Debarge, singer/songwriter Kristina Debarge was also in the building. The crowd loved the show and the host Tony Rock received a standing ovation.