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D.L. Hughley

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D.L. Hughley

One of the most popular and highly recognized standup comedians on the road today has also made quite an impression in the television, film and radio arenas. DL can currently be heard nationwide as host of his own afternoon radio show “The DL Hughley Show”which is nationally syndicated in over 60 cities across the country including the #1 radio market – New York. The radio show dives head first into hot topics of the day and dishes on the latest news, entertainment, pop culture and what's trending in social media.This July 2020, Harper Collins will release DL’s fourth bookSurrender, WhitePeople.His two previous satirical titlesBlack Man, White House: An Oral History of the Obama Years and How Not to Get Shot...And Other Advice From White People, became New York Times bestsellers. It was recently announced thatComedy Central will shoot a docu-comedy series ofHow Not to Get Shot.DL continues to dominate the stand up stage, producing specials for Netflix, Showtime and HBO. His 11th stand up special“ DL Hughley: Contrarian”is currently available on Netflix.DL also created and starred in the satirical documentary special for ComedyCentralDL Hughley: The Endangered List, which premiered to rave reviews. The special was honored with the prestigious George Foster Peabody Award at the72nd Annual Peabody Awards.Known for being astute and politically savvy in true comedian-style, DL served as host of his own late night talk shows on CNN and Comedy Central, and was a series regular on the Aaron Sorkin NBC dramaStudio 60 on the Sunset Strip. DL hosted the TBS’s game showTrust Me, I’m a Game Show Host.He also tapped into his playful side and participated in the 16th season of the hit ABC showDancing with the Stars.As the star and producer of his namesake television show that ran on ABC andUPNThe Hughleys, DL is also well known as one of the standout comedians on the ground-breaking tour and docu-film The Original Kings of Comedy. A veteran of numerous talk show appearances, he is a regular on the late night talk show circuit, including always-memorable appearances onReal Time with Bill Maher, CNN andThe Tonight Show.He is frequently requested as a guest host for such shows asGood Morning America, The View and Live with Kelly.DL’s first love always has been, and always will be, standup comedy. “From the minute I first walked onstage and picked up a microphone,” he says, “I knew that it was what I was meant to do.”