HBO’s Best Comedy Show Has Been Renewed

By Douglas Helm | 12 seconds ago

It looks like HBO is making sure one of its best comedy series sticks around for another season. A dark lady sketch show just finished the third season and HBO has officially resumed the series for a fourth season. Robin Thede is the creator, showrunner and one of the stars of the series.

Along with Théde, A dark lady sketch show also stars Ashley Nicole Black, Gabrielle Dennis and Skye Townsend. The half-hour sketch comedy series had a host of guest stars in its third season, with Ava DuVernay, David Alan Grier, Michael Ealy, Daphne Reid, Wayne Brady, Tommy Davidson and Raven-Symoné all making appearances . The fourth season will definitely bring us lots of laughs and guest stars.

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It wouldn’t be surprising if there were many more seasons of A dark lady sketch show come. As long as the creators are ready and HBO is happy with the continued quality, it definitely looks like there’s more to come from the series. A dark lady sketch show has received numerous accolades and awards attention since its 2019 debut. In 2021, it ended up winning the Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Picture Editing for Variety Programming. He has also been nominated for various Emmys over the past few years. It’s probably only a matter of time before he lands more trophies at television’s biggest awards show.

A dark lady sketch show is making its way into television history as one of the first sketches written, produced by, and starring black women. In addition to producing Thede, Issa Rae is also producing with Dave Becky and Jonathan Berry of 3 Arts Entertainment and Tony Hernandez and Brooke Posch of Jax Media. In addition to rewards, A dark lady sketch show is also critically acclaimed, with a 100% critical score on Rotten Tomatoes.

Though pulling triple duty on A dark lady sketch show undoubtedly took a long time from Robin Thede, she also managed to find time to play a role in the next film Drop. Drop is a comedy about a married couple facing a marriage test after one of them drops a baby at a tropical wedding. The film also stars Utkarsh Ambudkar, Susan Sullivan, Jillian Bell, Anna Konkle, Aparna Nancherla, Joshua Leonard, Elisha Henig, Jermaine Fowler, Jennifer Lafleur, Gene Farber, Monnae Michaell and Bryan Ross. Sarah Adina Smith is directing and co-writing the screenplay with Joshua Leonard. The film is complete, with a release date likely to be announced sometime in 2022.

If you missed A dark lady sketch show so far, there’s plenty of time to catch up and experience all the skits and laughs from the first three seasons. The show is streaming on HBO Max, where the fourth season will also be available once it’s over. Check it out for yourself if you want to see an Emmy-winning comedy and one of HBO’s newest comedy hits.

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