• Chris Tucker
    On This Day In Comedy… In 1971 Chris Tucker Was Born!

      Comedian, Actor, Chris Tucker was born in Atlanta, Georgia. Tucker honed his comedy craft briefly in Atlanta comedy clubs such as Atlanta’s Comedy Act Theater before moving to Los Angeles to pursue a career.   Following a disappointing result at the Bay Area Black Comedy Competition, Def Comedy Jam talent scout, Bob Sumner cornered Tucker […]

  • Robin Harris
    On This Day In Comedy… In 1953 Robin Harris Was Born!

      Comedian, Actor Robin Hughes Harris was born in Chicago, Illinois. Discovered by ventriloquist, Richard Sanfield washing cars for a rental agency, Harris was encouraged by the recording and touring artist to consider comedy.  Harris gained experience opening for Sanfield and auditioned to be a regular at Hollywood’s World Famous Comedy Store in 1980.  Owner, […]

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    On This Day In Comedy… ‘The Jamie Foxx Show’ Premiered!

      On This Day in comedy in 1996 The Jamie Foxx Show premiered on the WB. The semi-autobiographical sitcom showcased Foxx’s talents as a singer, musician, actor and comedian.   Foxx plays Jamie King, an aspiring entertainer who moved from Terrell, Texas (Foxx’s real life hometown) to Los Angeles to become a star.  To provide an […]




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The Humor Mill Magazine is a on line digital magazine, website and TV show that’s about the Urban Comic & Urban Hollywood for the general audience. Its for comedians/actors who are looking for that outlet to be seen, and its also about the under-served Urban Hollywood scene. The Humor Mill Magazine features comedy, music and movie news, while we also discuss some important issues. We also feature comics who have been on the scene for a while but haven’t quite become a household name yet. We also feature articles on Hollywood actors who we see all the time but just don’t know their name yet. All that, plus what’s going down for the week in the latest issue, The Humor Mill covers it all as it keeps you IN THE KNOW!



  • James Harden
    Adidas Bids $200M To Sign Rockets Star James Harden!

    Adidas has made a big play for the biggest basketball sneaker free agent of the summer of 2015. The company has submitted a bid of $200 million over 13 years to sign Houston Rockets guard James Harden, sources told ESPN.com. Nike, whose deal with Harden recently expired, has until the end of next week to match […]

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