The Washington Post

Bernie Mac special to air on Comedy Central

Comedy Central will air “I Aint Scared of You: A Tribute to Bernie Mac” on Sunday Feb. 19th at 10pm. The special will include behind-the-scenes footage of his movies, stand-up and television appearances.

Chris Rock and Bernie Mac, right, in Head of State. (Dreamworks LLC)

In “I Ain’t Scared of You,” fans and celebrities like Angela Bassett, Don Cheadle, Tom Arnold, Bill Bellamy, Samuel L. Jackson, Chris Rock, Camille Winbush, Joe Torry and Steven Sodenburgh all share their love for the comedian and actor.

Mac was the star of his own self-titled Fox sitcom and was one of the “Kings of Comedy.”

Mac’s daughter, Je’Niece McCullough, conducted some of the interviews. Part of the proceeds of DVD sales for “I Ain’t Scared of You” will go to the Bernie Mac Foundation, which aims to raise awareness for sarcoidosis.

Read more on The Root DC

The Game: Season five, episode 5

Howard concert benefits Somali famine victims

Roland Martin: an unfair suspension

Valentine’s Day tips

Beyond Black History Month?



Success! Check your inbox for details. You might also like:

Please enter a valid email address

See all newsletters

Show Comments
Most Read



Success! Check your inbox for details.

See all newsletters

Your Three. Video curated for you.