Comcast says Allen’s lawsuit is “frivolous” and “baseless.”
“If you wanna post a story about me, please make sure it’s true,” Ray J says.
The network will feature programming for the African American audience.
The eight-episode limited series will premiere in spring 2020.
‘How Not to Get Shot and Other Advice from White People’ is based on the comedian’s book.
The award-winning writer passed away Tuesday in Louisiana.
The special is part of the network’s ‘Live in Front of a Studio Audience’ franchise.
The late-night series aired its final episode on Thursday, October 31.
Clarence Avant, Kenny Leon, Sherry Lansing, Matthew Cherry, Richard Roeper & NALIP will also be honored.
The drama centers on abolitionist Harriet Tubman’s efforts to free enslaved African Americans.