There’s a long tradition of standup comedians taking their act to the small screen and starring in their own sitcoms. From Seinfeld to Romano to Cho it’s a trend that doesn’t seem to be on the decline.
Adding her hat to the proverbial ring is comedienne Whitney Cummings, who’s new show Whitney is joining NBC’s Thursday night comedy block this fall.
To help get you aquatinted with this new show, and its star, we’ve got some videos for you from it right now. These two interviews with the show’s star will help you learn how her stand-up influences the show and give you an inside look at the set of the show.
Check out the videos after the break. Whitney premieres Thursday, September 22 at 9:30/8:30C on NBC.
Whitney’s Stand-Up Stories
The Making of “Whitney”