Friday, February 05, 2021

Nick Cannon's Wild N' Out Returns

Last year actor Nick Cannon was blacklisted by Viacom after making anti- Semitic comments on his podcast 'Cannon's Class [click here if you missed that].'

After making a series of groveling public apologies Nick and Viacom have kissed and made up...

From Variety
Production on new episodes of Cannon’s long running comedy series “Wild ‘N Out” is expected to resume at some point beyond the near future. Old episodes of “Wild ‘N Out” are returning to VH1’s linear schedule this week.
“Nick has not only apologized and taken responsibility for his comments, but he has also worked to educate himself and others through engagement with Jewish leaders and on his platforms,” an MTV Entertainment Group spokesperson told Variety. “Those efforts are of the utmost importance and that’s why we have invited him to rejoin our team. On a separate note, we just learned that he tested positive for COVID and have reached out to wish him a speedy recovery.”