Tiffany Haddish Debut Stand-Up Special To Air on Showtime

Rising comedy star Tiffany Haddish takes the stage in her first stand-up special titled, Tiffany Haddish: She Ready! From the Hood to Hollywood! that premieres tonight Friday, August 18 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on Showtime. In this hour-long special filmed at the Nate Holden Performing Arts Center, the Los Angeles native tackles subjects ranging from her early days in foster care and being bullied on the playground to getting revenge on ex-boyfriends and introducing Will and Jada Pinkett Smith to Groupon.

Haddish is quickly establishing herself as one of the most sought-after comedic talents in television and film. She recently starred on The Carmichael Show, as well as the Universal Pictures hit film Girls Trip, alongside Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith and Regina Hall. Up next, she will be starring alongside Tracy Morgan in his upcoming comedy series The Last OG, created and executive-produced by Tracy Morgan and Jordan Peele.

Haddish co-starred alongside Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele in the film, Keanu. Her other film credits include Meet the Spartans, Racing for Time and The Janky Promoters. Her other television credits include recurring roles on If Loving You Is Wrong,Real Husbands of Hollywood, and New Girl.  She was an early standout since first appearing on Def Comedy Jam, Bill Bellamy’s Who’s Got Jokes? and Comedy Central’s Reality Bites.

Check out the trailer to her upcoming comedy special above!

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