Simmons has golden touch
Russell Simmons (pictured) is a businessman. You read Russell Simmons: Stand Up At The El Ray and you wonder how it is different from anything he has done before. In the 90s, Simmons had a popular show, Def Comedy Jam, which was highly successful.
But this is not to say Simmons was doing something that had never been done before, he just used the Def Jam name to separate his comedy offering from the rest. But that was 1992 and now he’s back again with Russell Simmons: Stand Up At The El Ray.
Hosted by the hilarious JB Smoove, this new show looks for fresh talent which is surfacing in the American comedy circuit. The show also has the tal- ented DJ Cassidy as the announcer, Def Comedy Jam style.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at The Independent on Saturday