Wanda Sykes Hosts Comedy Special for OWN

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Wanda Sykes is a funny lady, so you’d figure she knows other funny women. At least that’s what the Oprah Winfrey Network figured when they hired Sykes to put together “Herlarious,” a standup comedy show that airs on the OWN Network at 10 p.m on July 13 and the 20. Comedians featured include the Tom Joyner Morning Show’s Dominique, although Sykes says it wasn’t easy to find her.

“I had to have Dominique on the show although it took me forever to hunt her ass down,” she told the Tom Joyner Morning Show. “I had to call y’all. I had to call the Tom Joyner Morning Show!”

Sykes says “Herlarious” was put together to showcase the talents of women who don’t always get the same spotlight as the men do. “We were just looking for funny comics who just happened to be women.”

Those women include Andi…

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