Person Details

Birthday: 1964-03-07 17:17:49

Aliases: Wanda Yvette Sykes

Gender: Female

Place of birth: Portsmouth, Virginia, USA

Homepage: https://www.wandasykes.com/

Movie Involvements: 15

TV Involvements: 18


Most Famous Work

Biography

Wanda Sykes (born March 7, 1964) is an American writer, stand-up comedian and actress. She earned the 1999 Emmy Award for her writing on The Chris Rock Show. In 2004 Entertainment Weekly named her as one of the 25 funniest people in America. She is well known for her role as Barb on The New Adventures of Old Christine and for her appearances on HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm. In November 2009 The Wanda Sykes Show, her own late-night talkshow, premiered on Fox, airing Saturday nights. Description above from the Wikipedia article Wanda Sykes, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

The Good Fight
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8

The Good Fight

(2017) Allegra Durado
Brother Bear 2
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7

Brother Bear 2

(2006) Innoko (voice)
RuPaul's Drag Race
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8

RuPaul's Drag Race

(2009) Herself - Judge
Finding Your Roots
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8

Finding Your Roots

(2012) Self
UglyDolls
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7

UglyDolls

(2019) Wage (voice)
Celebrity Family Feud
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8

Celebrity Family Feud

(2015) Herself
The Oscars
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7

The Oscars

(1953) Self - Host
Jay Leno's Garage
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7

Jay Leno's Garage

(2015) Herself

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2022 N/A
Jean Shrill
2021 Deb (voice)
Self
Lucretia
Self
Rita
2020 Self (archive footage)
N/A
N/A
N/A
Herself
2019 Denice
Janet / Grandma
Herself
Wanda Sykes (voice)
Louise Jefferson
Herself
Wage (voice)
Shuli Kucerac
2018 Self
Self
Prison Matron
2017 Ghost of Harriet Tubman (voice)
Dr. Elizabeth Karl
Ruth
Allegra Durado
2016 Herself
Self (archival footage)
N/A
Dr. Elizabeth Karl
Granny (voice)
Self
Self
Granny (voice)
2015 Herself
Self
Herself
Goddess
N/A
Self
2014 Shirley B. Awesome (voice)
Daphne Lido
Daphne
Mary-Beth (voice)
Self
Self
2013 Florine Clarkston
Herself
Senator Rosalyn DuPeche
2012 Granny (voice)
Self
Self
2011 Chloe / Goose (voice)
Sofa Queen (voice)
2010 Self
2009 N/A
Herself
Self
Judge Yvonne Wright
Herself - Judge
2008 N/A
2007 Bessy
Doctor
Rita
2006 Herself - 'Wife'
Stella (voice)
Herself
Herself
Innoko (voice)
Bessy the Cow (voice)
Wife
Carla Dunkirk
Stella (voice)
self
Barbara 'Barb' Daran
N/A
2005 Herself
Evelyn Nicholson
Ruby
Harriet Tubman (voice)
Self
2004 Self - Guest
N/A
2003 Self
Herself
The Oracle
Wanda Mildred Hawkins
Self
Herself
Self - Guest
Herself
2001 N/A
N/A
Biggie Shorty
Wanda
2000 Wanda
Wanda Sykes
Chantal
1999 Self - Guest
Bev (voice)
1998 N/A
Cricket
Wanda
1997 Host
Self - Guest
Self
N/A
1996 Self
1995 Self
1993 Self - Guest
1992 N/A
1989 Therapist (voice)
1988 Self - Guest
1953 Self - Host
1952 N/A
Year Character Movie/Tv

Production

Creator

Year Role Movie/Tv
2021 Creator
2009 Creator
2003 Creator
Year Role Movie/Tv

Writing


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