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UPI Almanac for Thursday, March 6, 2014.
By United Press International
Hughley and Black tipped for 'Trust Me, I'm a Game Show Host'

Hughley and Black tipped for 'Trust Me, I'm a Game Show Host'

ATLANTA, April 23 (UPI) -- Comedians D.L. Hughley and Michael Ian Black have signed on as co-hosts of "Trust Me, I'm a Game Show Host," TBS said Tuesday.
D.L. Hughley eliminated from 'Dancing with the Stars'

D.L. Hughley eliminated from 'Dancing with the Stars'

LOS ANGELES, April 16 (UPI) -- Comedian and actor D.L. Hughley was eliminated from "Dancing with the Stars" in Los Angeles Tuesday night.
Lisa Vanderpump gets the boot on 'Dancing with the Stars'

Lisa Vanderpump gets the boot on 'Dancing with the Stars'

LOS ANGELES, April 9 (UPI) -- Reality TV personality Lisa Vanderpump was eliminated from "Dancing with the Stars" in Los Angeles Tuesday night.
Wynonna Judd eliminated from 'Dancing with the Stars'

Wynonna Judd eliminated from 'Dancing with the Stars'

LOS ANGELES, April 3 (UPI) -- Country music star Wynonna Judd has become the first competitor eliminated from "Dancing with the Stars" in Los Angeles this season.
'Girls,' 'Louie,' 'Southland' win Peabody Awards

'Girls,' 'Louie,' 'Southland' win Peabody Awards

ATLANTA, March 28 (UPI) -- The television shows "Girls," "Louie," "Doctor Who" and "Southland" were among the recipients of the 72nd annual Peabody Awards at a ceremony in Atlanta.
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Former skater Dorothy Hamill quits 'DWTS'

Former skater Dorothy Hamill quits 'DWTS'

LOS ANGELES, March 26 (UPI) -- Former Olympic skater Dorothy Hamill withdrew from Season 16 of "Dancing with the Stars" in Los Angeles Tuesday night because of medical reasons.

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Judd, Pickler, Dick and Hughley to compete on 'Dancing with the Stars' ... MacFarlane says 'no way' to hosting Oscars again ... 'Skyfall' tops DVD sales chart; 'Flight' is No. 1 rental ... Ben Affleck shaves beard off at post-Oscar party ... News from United Press International.
Judd, Pickler, Dick and Hughley to compete on 'Dancing with the Stars'

Judd, Pickler, Dick and Hughley to compete on 'Dancing with the Stars'

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Singers Kellie Pickler and Wynonna Judd, and comedians Andy Dick and D.L. Hughley are to compete on Season 16 of "Dancing with the Stars" in Los Angeles.
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Faison to host TBS comedy program

Faison to host TBS comedy program

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- U.S. actor Donald Faison is to serve as host of "Who Gets the Last Laugh?" a practical joke series from "Punk'd" co-creators Jason Goldberg and Ashton Kutcher.
'Anderson Live' to have guest co-hosts

'Anderson Live' to have guest co-hosts

NEW YORK, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- "GCB" actress Kristin Chenoweth will be the first guest co-host on Anderson Cooper's "Anderson Live," the syndicated U.S. daytime talk show said Monday.
Hasselbeck, Shepherd to moderate 'View'

Hasselbeck, Shepherd to moderate 'View'

NEW YORK, June 18 (UPI) -- "The View" panelists Elisabeth Hasselbeck and Sherri Shepherd are each to moderate an episode of the U.S. chat show for the first time next week, ABC said.
Hughley stars in game show pilot

Hughley stars in game show pilot

LOS ANGELES, June 12 (UPI) -- Actor-comedian D.L. Hughley is starring in an NBC game show pilot called "Who's Bluffing Who?," The Hollywood Reporter said.
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D.L. Hughley
Cast member D.L. Hughley arrives for 'An Evening With Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip' held at the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in Los Angeles on September 25, 2006. (UPI Photo/ Phil McCarten)
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Darryl Lynn "D. L." Hughley (pronounced /ˈhjuːɡli/; born March 6, 1963) is an American actor and stand-up comedian. He is perhaps best known as the star of the ABC/UPN sitcom The Hughleys, and as one of the four comedians featured in the Spike Lee film The Original Kings of Comedy. He was the host of CNN's D. L. Hughley Breaks the News, a short-lived comedy talk show. He is currently a correspondent for The Jay Leno Show, and a radio personality in New York City.

Hughley was born in Los Angeles, California, the son of Audrey and Charles Hughley, who was a Delta Air Lines maintenance worker. Hughley is married with his wife, LaDonna and they have three children: Ryan, Tyler and Kyle. Hughley has discussed his son's asperger syndrome on several occasions.

From 1992 to 1993, Hughley was the original host of ComicView, the stand-up comedy program on BET. In 1998, through 2002, he wrote, produced and starred in the television sitcom series, The Hughleys. During 2005, he had a short-lived talk show on Comedy Central called Weekends at the D.L.. He is a member of The Original Kings of Comedy, and has also had roles on Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, and on NBC's Scrubs as Turk's brother. He was the host of the 2008 BET Awards. He also attended the funeral of one of his best friends and fellow King of Comedy, Bernie Mac. At the service, he gave a tearful speech during the eulogy.

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