• Award-winning comedian Wanda Sykes’ new comedy special, I’m an Entertainer, will premiere globally on Netflix May 23, 2023.

  • The special was filmed in early February 2023 at the Miller Theater in Philadelphia.

  • The special is directed by Linda Mendoza. 

  • Page Hurwitz and Sykes serve as Executive Producers under their banner, Push It Productions.

  • Push It Productions has produced numerous critically acclaimed Netflix comedy shows including the Sykes co-created series The Upshaws and award-winning specials Michelle Buteau: Welcome to Buteaupia (Critics’ Choice Award) and Tiffany Haddish: Black Mitzvah (Grammy Award).

  • Sykes’ 2019 Netflix comedy special, Not Normal, was nominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards.

  • About the special: Legendary comedian, actress and producer Wanda Sykes returns for her second hour-long Netflix comedy special. From the challenges of raising Gen Z teens to the dilemmas of being a liberal in a hyper charged political climate, Sykes, renowned for her social commentary, delivers her insightful and ferocious wit and candor audiences have come to know and love.


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