Actor, Comedian and writer Chris Spencer has been doing this thing for over 30 years. From acting on The Sixth Man, Don’t Be A Menace To South Central: While Drinking Your Juice In The Hood, Postal, Black Dynamite, Bad Ass and more. He helped write shows with The Wayans family, Jamie Foxx and also helped Nick Cannon create MTV’s Wild ‘N’ Out. He has also did standup on The Def Comedy Jam, The Chris Rock Show + more. Chris co-created and executive produced BET/Netflix’s hit original series Real Husbands of Hollywood.
In addition to being apart of the Real Husbands of Hollywood, Chris has been the head writer for countless award shows featuring hosts such as Samuel L. Jackson, Jamie Foxx, Leslie Jones and Cedric the Entertainer. He also wrote and Executive Produced Grown-ish, which is Freeform’s spinoff of ABC’s hit show Black-ish. He currently has major projects around town with Tiffany Haddish and Kevin Hart. He has published the bestselling book 150 Ways to Tell If You’re Ghetto. His notable writer/producer projects also include The Emmy’s, The ESPY Awards, The BET Awards, SNL and the MTV Video Music Awards.
Similar to Netflix’s Rhythm + Flow, “The Laugh Experience” is an upcoming virtual reality comedy competition show from D.L. Hughley and the black-founded, digital streaming platform, CEEK VR. Hughley, along with fellow comedians Chris Spencer (“Real Husbands of Hollywood” & BET Awards writer), Ryan Davis and Bo Dacious will share some much-needed comic relief during the first show, premiering live on Friday, May 15, @ 9 p.m. EST online and the CEEK VR app. CEEK is a premium streaming platform for virtual events and experiences founded in 2016 by deep space engineer and tech innovator, Mary Spio. With VR, CEEK simulates communal, exclusive experiences, like attending a sold-out concert or comedy show, with friends from anywhere at any time.
The Laugh Experience (TLE) is a first-of-its-kind, virtual comedy competition show hosted by D.L. Hughley. The show premieres live and in VR on Friday, May 15 @ 6 p.m. PT/9 p.m. ET on CEEK.com and on the CEEK VR app. The premiere will feature live sets from D.L. Hughley and friends, Chris Spencer, Bo Dacious, Ryan Davis and Hughley’s daughter, DJ Lucci Hugh. Following the premiere, viewers can expect to see a ton of exclusive content coming in from Hughley, Spencer and other fellow comics as they launch their CEEK comedy channels. And last but not least, Hughley and his comedy buddies will announce the second phase of TLE, the search for the next best comedian. A portion of proceeds will be donated to Entertainment Industry Foundation’s. COVID-19 response fund which benefits entertainers affected by the pandemic.
We got a chance to speak with the actor, comedian, writer on the new virtual reality comedy show competition show, voting this election, his life during quarantine, his top 5 comedy acts + more. Get into the interview below.
How Everything Has Been Going During Quarantine
Being Apart Of The First Ever Virtual Comedy Show w/ DL Hughley, Ryan Davis and more.
What fans should expect from the show?
Being Able To Donate Proceeds To The Entertainment Industry’s Foundations Covid-19 Response Funds Through Comedy
His Top 5 Favorite Comedians
Does He Feel Like Comedians Should Have An Award Slot At Award Shows?
How Important It Is For Minorities To Vote This Election.
What RESPECT. Means To Him?
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