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Special Project
From the 12th Annual Shorty Awards

Wanda Sykes

Finalist in Comedy

About Wanda Sykes

Every year with Wanda seems to be a big one and 2019 was certainly no different as she was all over the place. In the spring, she debuted a new standup show, Wanda Sykes: Not Normal, which became one of the 10 most watched specials in 2019, had a recurring role in the hit Comedy Central series, The Other Two, and stopped by Last Week Tonight with John Oliver for drop some knowledge on medical bias. No doubt, Wanda shows off her excited, travel-filled life on her Instagram to her 425K+ followers. When fellow comedian Mo’Nique sued Netflix for racial and gender discrimination, Wanda voiced her support on Twitter to her 460K+ followers.

Wanda Sykes's best work on social