Biography

Wanda Sykes (born March 7, 1964) is an American writer, stand-up comedian and actress. She earned the 1999 Emmy Award for her writing on The Chris Rock Show. In 2004 Entertainment Weekly named her as one of the 25 funniest people in America.

She is well known for her role as Barb on The New Adventures of Old Christine and for her appearances on HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm. In November 2009 The Wanda Sykes Show, her own late-night talkshow, premiered on Fox, airing Saturday nights.

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Wanda Sykes (born March 7, 1964) is an American writer, stand-up comedian and actress. She earned the 1999 Emmy Award for her writing on The Chris Rock Show. In 2004 Entertainment Weekly named her as one of the 25 funniest people in America.

She is well known for her role as Barb on The New Adventures of Old Christine and for her appearances on HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm. In November 2009 The Wanda Sykes Show, her own late-night talkshow, premiered on Fox, airing Saturday nights.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Wanda Sykes, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 65

Birthday 1964-03-07

Place of Birth Portsmouth, Virginia, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Friendsgiving
The Wedding Year
2019 Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear's 'All in the Family' and 'The Jeffersons' as Louise Jefferson
2019 Wanda Sykes: Not Normal as Herself
2019 UglyDolls as Wage (voice)
2018 Hurricane Bianca: From Russia with Hate as Prison Matron
2017 A Bad Moms Christmas as Dr. Elizabeth Karl
2017 Snatched as Ruth
2016 Wanda Sykes: What Happened… Ms. Sykes? as Herself
2016 Bad Moms as Dr. Elizabeth Karl
2016 Ice Age: Collision Course as Granny (voice)
2016 Chelsea (2 episodes) as Herself
2016 Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade as Granny (voice)
2015 Celebrity Family Feud (1 episode) as Herself
2015 How to Vajaculate: If You Build It, She Will Come as Goddess
2015 Hot Ones (1 episode) as Herself
2015 Lip Sync Battle (1 episode)
2014 black-ish (1 episode) as Daphne Lido
2013 The Hot Flashes as Florine Clarkston
2013 The Out List as Herself
2013 Alpha House (21 episodes) as Senator Rosalyn DuPeche
2012 Ice Age: Continental Drift as Granny (voice)
2011 Rio as Chloe/Goose (voice)
2009 The Wanda Sykes Show (22 episodes)
2009 Wanda Sykes: I'ma Be Me as Herself
2009 Drop Dead Diva (1 episode) as Judge Yvonne Wright
2008 The Wendy Williams Show (1 episode)
2007 Evan Almighty as Rita
2006 Back to the Well: 'Clerks II' as Herself - 'Wife'
2006 Hammy's Boomerang Adventure as Stella (voice)
2006 Wanda Sykes: Sick and Tired as Herself
2006 The Megan Mullally Show (1 episode)
2006 Brother Bear 2 as Innoko (voice)
2006 Barnyard as Bessy the Cow (voice)
2006 Clerks II as Wife
2006 My Super Ex-Girlfriend as Carla Dunkirk
2006 Over the Hedge as Stella (voice)
2006 The New Adventures of Old Christine (14 episodes) (75 episodes) as Barbara 'Barb' Daran
2005 Just for Laughs Stand Up, Vol. 1: Best of the Uptown Comics as Herself
2005 Monster-in-Law as Ruby
2004 Wanda Does It (6 episodes)
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show (5 episodes)
2003 Wanda Sykes: Tongue Untied as Herself
2003 MTV Reloaded as The Oracle
2003 Wanda at Large (19 episodes) as Wanda Mildred Hawkins
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2 episodes)
2003 Richard Pryor: I Ain't Dead Yet, #*%$#@!! as Herself
2001 The Downer Channel (6 episodes)
2001 Pootie Tang as Biggie Shorty
2001 Down to Earth as Wanda
2000 Curb Your Enthusiasm (7 episodes)
2000 Nutty Professor II: The Klumps as Chantal
1999 The Early Show (2 episodes)
1999 Family Guy (1 episode)
1998 Comedy Central Presents (1 episode)
1998 Will & Grace (1 episode)
1997 Premium Blend (97 episodes) as Host
1997 The View (3 episodes)
1997 The Chris Rock Show (18 episodes)
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (4 episodes)
1995 MADtv (1 episode)
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (4 episodes)
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (15 episodes)
1952 Today (1 episode)

Writing

2019 Wanda Sykes: Not Normal Writer
2016 Wanda Sykes: What Happened… Ms. Sykes? Writer
2009 Wanda Sykes: I'ma Be Me Writer
2006 Wanda Sykes: Sick and Tired Writer
2003 Wanda Sykes: Tongue Untied Writer
2003 Wanda at Large (2 episodes)Writer
1997 The Chris Rock Show (18 episodes)Writer

Production

2019 Wanda Sykes: Not Normal Executive Producer
2018 EPIX Presents Unprotected Sets (9 episodes)Executive Producer

Creator

2009 The Wanda Sykes Show Creator
2003 Wanda at Large Creator

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