(Brooklyn, NY )- Hidden Agenda presents the inaugural LOL Comedy Honors, set to take place at the Grand Prospect Hall in Brooklyn, NY on Thursday, August 24, 2017. Red carpet will begin at 6:00pm EST and doors open at 7:00 pm EST for general public. The LOL Comedy Honors is a ceremony dedicated to gather in celebration of the many legends that have pioneered the art of comedy, while also honoring the comedians of today who've utilized their talents and creativity to entertain millions.
Hosting this monumental awards show will be veteran comedians Bill Bellamy and Kim Coles. Both Bellamy and Coles are no strangers to the industry and are thrilled to be able to honor their peers with recognition that is long overdue. There will also be special musical performances, tributes, and of course comedic skits throughout the evening. Here’s the official list of the 2017 Honorees:
Paul Mooney: The Honor for Creative Excellence
George Wallace: The Living Legend Honor
Marsha Warfield: The Comedy Queen Pioneer Honor
Terry Hodges: The Charlie Murphy Road Warrior Honor
D.L. Hughley: Voice of a Generation Honor
Mike Epps: The Richard Pryor Lifetime Achievement Honoree
Luenell: The Moms Mabley Legacy Honor
Joe Torry: The Robin Harris Legend Honor
John Laster: The Ray Murphy Memorial Honor
Juhahn Jones: The Social Media Comic Influencer of the Year Honor
A Special Tribute to the Queens of Comedy ( Mo’Nique, Adele Givens, Sommore and Laura Hayes)
Tickets have now been released to the general public and can be purchased through www.lolcomedyhonors.com. They include a variety of amenities including floor seats, gift bags, early access, and much more. This event is expected to sell out so it is advised to purchase the tickets immediately because you will not want to miss out! The 2017 LOL Comedy Honors are also pleased to announce Hidden Agenda, Ncindustrii, The Marriott Hotel, African American Women in Cinema, and 4.0 Public Relations & Marketing, as this year’s sponsors.
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