All Jokes Aside: Black Women in Comedy (2017)

Director: Erik Parker

Writer(s): N/A

Starring: Tichina Arnold, Michelle Buteau, Marie Faustin, Tiffany Haddish, Luenell, Jasmine Luv, Moms Mabley, Yvonne Orji, April Reign, Amanda Seales, Sasha Stewart, Sydnee Washington, Debra Wilson

Synopsis: To celebrate Black Women in Comedy Week, VH1 created a new documentary called All Jokes Aside following a few leading ladies in the field including, Tichina Arnold, Amanda Seales, Luenell, Tiffany Haddish, Yvonne Orji, and many more as they unpack the ups and downs of being a comedian. From dealing with racism, sexism and the lack of representation that makes their lives as Black comediennes a lot of hard work. Being a Black woman is already tough, but these obstacles makes it even harder if you want to show the world how funny you are.

Release Date: March 22, 2017 (USA) | Length: 23 min | Genre: Comedy | MPAA Rating: NR

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