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Latest 28 Jan 2023 | Updated Daily

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EXCLUSIVE: Lena Waithe and Kym Whitley get fans ready for Audible series 'Kym' with B. Scott interview

The B. Scott Show

"Kym", produced and created by Lena Waithe and Kym Whitley, is a hilarious new scripted series coming to Audible. "Kym" touches on motherhood, love life and the career of Whitley. "Kym" is scheduled to premiere on Oct. 20th!Get 10% off your first month by visiting our sponsor at https://BetterHelp.com/BSCOTTFollow B. Scott on Twitter: @LoveBScottFollow B. Scott on Insta: @BScott Don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast for free wherever you're listening or by using this link: bit.ly/TBSSPodcast If you like the show, telling a friend about it would be amazing! You can text, email, Tweet, or send this link to a friend: bit.ly/TBSSPodcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices


20 Oct 2022

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Lena Waithe and Rishi Rajani give an insider’s view of representation in Hollywood


In this Washington Post Live conversation from July 7, Waithe and Rajani discuss Hillman Grad, the production company Waithe founded in 2015 to serve as a pipeline for marginalized storytellers; the shows “Master of None” and “The Chi,” which put Waithe on the map; and what it takes to make Hollywood more equitable.


30 Aug 2022

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Lena Waithe and Rishi Rajani on their company Hillman Grad and expanding diversity in storytelling

Washington Post Live

Washington Post associate editor Jonathan Capehart speaks with writer, actor and founder of Hillman Grad Lena Waithe and Hillman Grad CEO Rishi Rajani about the mission of the company and its new projects.


8 Jul 2022

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Everybody Deserves Some Sweetness with Multi-Talented Lena Waithe

My Last Meal with Chef Alisa

Lena Waithe’s growing list of accomplishments reads like a menu at an all you can eat restaurant, she has it all! The Emmy award-winning writer, producer, actress, and all around renaissance woman sits down with Chef and talks about the early days of their friendship, her “predictable” food palate, and her favorite savory on-set snack. Produced by Dear Media


13 May 2022

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Don't Ask Tig

Lena Waithe, the trailblazing producer, actor, and Emmy-winning screenwriter of Netflix’s “Master of None” and creator of BET's "Twenties," trades stories with Tig about their early days as assistants in Hollywood, and how to be a great mentor. Tig and Lena offer advice to a retiree struggling with boredom, a long-distance girlfriend who wants to spice up her Zoom dates, and a woman about to become a grandmother who wants to be called something more hip than ‘grandma.’ This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp (go to Betterhelp.com/TIG for 10% off the first month of online therapy), Indeed (go to Indeed.com/TIG for a $75 sponsored job credit), and Zocdoc (go to Zocdoc.com/TIG to download the app for free). Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.


23 Feb 2022

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Lena Waithe Must Be Stopped

Fully Loaded Clip Podcast

Welcome back FLC crew, this week we dive right into various topics including The Chi and why that TV show is such ass now. Other topics include Nicki Minaj revealing her feelings about collaborating with female rappers and why. Tune in and don't forget to follow and subscribe

1hr 41mins

15 Jul 2021

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Episode 22 - "Master of None" Lena Waithe and Naomi Ackie

The AAFCA Podcast

Actors Lena Waithe and Naomi Ackie talk about the new season of Netflix's award-winning comedy series, "Master of None." The season focuses on the marriage of Denise (Waithe) and Alicia (Ackie) as their relationship takes a rollercoaster ride when the two decide to conceive. All episodes of season 3 are currently streaming on Netflix. 


4 Jun 2021

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The Jess Cagle Podcast w/ Julia Cunningham

Lena Waithe  previews "The Chi" and "Master of None," which both return on May 23 to Showtime and Netflix, respectively. She also discusses the value of mentorship, and reflects on "The Forty-Year-Old Version," "Twenties," and "Them."The Jess Cagle Podcast with Julia Cunningham is a weekly podcast and an extension of SiriusXM’s The Jess Cagle Show, which has become the premiere spot for the biggest names in Hollywood. You can hear the live show every weekday from 11 a.m. PT to 1 p.m. PT on SiriusXM Stars. Follow Jess Cagle on InstagramFollow Jess Cagle on TwitterFollow Julia Cunningham on Instagram Follow Julia Cunningham on Twitter


20 May 2021

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REPLAY: "Hillman Grad w/ Lena Waithe"

The Salon with Lala Milan

We’re revisiting this dope episode. Come back next week for an all new episode. Lena Waithe joins The Salon this week to share her favorite iconic TV moments, what was really going through her mind when she won her first Emmy and what dish she's bringing to the get-together.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


26 Apr 2021

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Ernestly Speaking! S1, Episode 15: Stop Lena Waithe, Trauma Porn Economies, and White Tears

Ernestly Speaking! with Ernest Owens

Ernest takes no prisoners as he gets into the latest racial uprisings, a controversial $1.4 million house purchase, why Ben & Jerry's rules, and much more.

1hr 45mins

15 Apr 2021