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From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards

W. Kamau Bell

Nominated in Comedy

About W. Kamau Bell

Proclaimed by NYT as “the most promising new talent in political comedy,” W. Kamau Bell is refreshing the political voice. The two-time Emmy-winning comic, podcaster, writer, United Shades of America host, and ACLU Celebrity Ambassador for Racial Justice is leading the charge to embrace a “classically, importantly black” term toward collective, recognized racial empowerment. Now with 2018 debuts including Netflix stand up comedy Private School Negro and his novel The Awkward Thoughts of W. Kamau Bell, Bell shares his gratitude and humor with his 450K+ social fanbases, uplifting and educating followers in a politically correct-confused world.

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