March , 2019

Email This Post Email This Post

The series airs every Wednesday at 9 p.m. on NBC

Alycia Cooper

Nationwide (BlackNews.com) –Beginning Wednesday, famed African-American comedian, Alycia Cooper, will compete as a contestant on season 9 of NBCs Last Comic Standing, Executive Produced by Wanda Sykes and Page Hurwitz. Cooper, a Maryland native has been performing since the age of 5 at Howard Universitys Childrens Theatre, and continued acting throughout college as she played the role of Evilene in The University of MD College Parks production of The Wiz, directed by Mike Malone, Debbie Allens mentor.

For the past 15 years, Alycia has also been performing stand up comedy, and has appeared on such shows as Americas Got Talent, Stand Up in Stilettos, Stand Up & Deliver, Gotham Live, The Gossip Queens, Comics Unleashed, Comicview, We Got Next, and Whose Got Jokes, to name a few. Alycia then returned to her acting roots and has appeared in such television shows as: The Parkers, Grounded for Life, and was in the pilot episode of Raising Hope.

In 2015, Alycia co-starred in two feature films: 12 Angry Men and Women, and As Evil Does. She has opened for and ghost written for some of the biggest names in the business. In 2004, Essence Magazine showcased her as One to Watch, which she certainly is. Shes now entering major contests and taking home the gold.

Alycia is the current reigning champion of the prestigious comedy contest, The Ladies of Laughter (aka LOL) which took place in the comedy capitol of the world, New York City, beating out hundreds of contestants. From there, she booked more television shows, and was given regular spots at The World Famous Comedy Store because Pauly Shore, part owner of the club, was in the audience. She is now doing huge theater shows on the LOL comedy tour, which also includes colleges and universities.

Alycia has her own Pandora comedy station, YouTube channel, and has released three comedy albums: Paper Chasin, Stimulus Package, and I Wasnt Always Saved.

Alycia has her own Pandora comedy station, YouTube channel, and has released three comedy albums: Paper Chasin, Stimulus Package, and I Wasnt Always Saved.

The biggest benefit to being an entertainer to Alycia is being able to perform overseas for our men and women in uniform. She has been to Japan, Korea, Guam, Oman, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and Djibouti Africa. This gives her the opportunity to entertain and meet some of the most courageous Americans in the world.

Alycia Cooper is available immediately for radio and television interviews, to host your corporate event, headline a comedy show, be the guest entertainer at your private function, etc. Her website is: AlyciaCooper.com, and you can follow her on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @AlyciaCooper, to stay connected.
For more details about Alycia Cooper, visit www.AlyciaCooper.com

Watch a video clip of Alicya in action:

Photo: Alycia Cooper

You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Recent Comments

Welcome to CopyLine Magazine! The first issue of CopyLine Magazine was published in November, 1990, by Editor & Publisher Juanita Bratcher. CopyLine’s main focus is on the political arena – to inform our readers and analyze many of the pressing issues of the day - controversial or otherwise. Our objectives are clear – to keep you abreast of political happenings and maneuvering in the political arena, by reporting and providing provocative commentaries on various issues. For more about CopyLine Magazine, CopyLine Blog, and CopyLine Television/Video, please visit juanitabratcher.com, copylinemagazine.com, and oneononetelevision.com. Bratcher has been a News/Reporter, Author, Publisher, and Journalist for 33 years. She is the author of six books, including “Harold: The Making of a Big City Mayor” (Harold Washington), Chicago’s first African-American mayor; and “Beyond the Boardroom: Empowering a New Generation of Leaders,” about John Herman Stroger, Jr., the first African-American elected President of the Cook County Board. Bratcher is also a Poet/Songwriter, with 17 records – produced by HillTop Records of Hollywood, California. Juanita Bratcher Publisher

Recent Posts