BET Cancels ‘The Rundown With Robin Thede’ Late Night Comedy
BET has has canceled it’s late night weekly comedy “The Rundown with Robin Thede.” The series was hosted by Robin Thede and it made her the only African American female host in late night TV. The network confirmed the news in a statement:
At this time BET Networks has decided not to renew ‘The Rundown with Robin Thede.’ We have so much love and respect for our Unicorn and look forward to finding ways to continue in partnership with Robin.
Previously, Thede was a head writer and a panelist on Comedy Central’s “The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore.” The show is said to have been canceled over poor ratings.