The well-known radio host has landed a late-evening talk exhibit on Comedy Central.
“Tha God’s Honest Truth of the matter With Lenard ‘Charlamagne’ McKelvey” is a weekly 50 percent-hour exhibit established to premiere September 17.
The exhibit will revolve all around Charlamagne’s “culturally fluent consider on social challenges” and will element sketches, interviews and “social experiments.”
An press announcement for the exhibit explained it as “redemptively comedic, refreshingly unfiltered, and unapologetically Black” with almost nothing “off limitations.”
It also marks a return to Comedy Central for the show’s government producer Stephen Colbert, who began his talk exhibit vocation on the network as a correspondent on “The Everyday Clearly show.”
Chris McCarthy, a longtime MTV government who now oversees Comedy Central in his role as president-CEO of MTV Entertainment Team, will also function on the task, which reunites him with Charlamagne.
“This is one of individuals moments where by I can exhibit you greater than I can explain to you,” Charlamagne in a statement. “This is the third talk exhibit Chris McCarthy has done with me and individuals shows ready me for this option.”
Charlamagne also shouted out “My South Carolina brethren Stephen Colbert” as “the ultimate cosign in the late evening room” and declared “We are going to gain an Emmy up coming year for very best lighting direction I can come to feel it!!!”
“The Breakfast Club” co-host beforehand had gigs on MTV comedy sport shows “Man Court” and “Man Code” and also hosted the network’s brief-lived “Charlamagne & Pals” talk exhibit.
“Tha God’s Honest Truth of the matter With Lenard ‘Charlamagne’ McKelvey” features a numerous writers place. Showrunner Rachael Edward and “The Boondocks” creator Aaron McGruder will provide as government producers.