Larry Wilmore, Host, “Larry Wilmore: Black on the Air”
Larry Wilmore’s podcast “Larry Wilmore: Black on the Air” debuted in May and features Wilmore’s candid thoughts on the most pressing issues of the week and his interviews with guests from the worlds of politics, entertainment, culture, sports and beyond. Recent guests include U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (D-VT), Cecile Richards, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Kumail Nanjiani, Issa Rae and Gretchen Carlson.Wilmore is an Emmy winner and has been working in the entertainment industry for more than 25 years as a television producer, writer, actor and comedian. Best known as host of “The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore,” he has helped to launch some of today’s most beloved comedies, including both “Black-ish” and “Insecure.” Wilmore has also been a writer for “In Living Color,” “The PJs,” “The Office” and “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.” In 2002, he earned an Emmy for outstanding writing for a comedy series for his work as creator, writer and executive producer of “The Bernie Mac Show.” Wilmore also earned a Peabody for the show. In April 2016, Wilmore hosted the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner in Washington, D.C.
Location: Marines' Memorial Theatre, 609 Sutter St., San FranciscoTime: 5:30 p.m. check-in, 6:30 p.m. programAll ticket sales are final and nonrefundable.