syndication one announced today it has added comedian and actress Mo’Nique to its roster of talented radio personalities which already includes Rickey Smiley, Yolanda Adams, Bishop TD Jakes, CoCo Brother, Reverand Al Sharpton and Warren Ballentine. Mo’Nique is slated to be syndicated from 3p-7p EST with a widely anticipated daily show. More details to come in the next few weeks about the official launch.
“I love radio and being able to talk about issues that really concern my community,” says Mo’Nique. “For me it’s all about the listeners, the community is my boss. With my program, you’ll have more fun, more real talk, and more love.”
Best known for her longtime role as Nicole “Nikki” Parker on the UPN television series The Parkers, Mo’Nique has been featured on a number of leading stand-up venues including Showtime at the Apollo and in comedy movies like Queens of Comedy and Hair Show.
She is currently the host and executive producer of Mo’Nique’s Fat Chance, a beauty pageant for plus-sized women, on the Oxygen cable network and recently hosted the first season of Flavor of Love Girls: Charm School on VH1. Currently, Mo’Nique can be seen weekly in the hit television series, Ugly Betty where she plays L’Amanda, the weekend security guard for MODE.
Syndication One’s President of Programming Gary Bernstein says, “Mo’Nique is one of the funniest, most dynamic female entertainers working in radio today. She has a clear vision of what she wants to do and how she wants to do it. Radio is lucky to have such an incredible personality at its disposal!”
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