Kenan Thompson

Kenan Thompson & Kel Mitchell Are Returning for ‘Good Burger 2’

Good Burger 2, which follows the inaugural Nickelodeon film starring Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell, begins filming in May. Welcome… Read More

March 20, 2023

Fans Went Crazy Over the ‘Kenan & Kel’ Reunion on Saturday Night Live’

On the recent episode of Saturday Night Live, Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell revived their legendary Nickelodeon show Kenan &… Read More

December 5, 2022

‘Abbott Elementary’ Took Over the 2022 Emmy Awards

Zendaya, Lizzo, Quinta Brunson, Sheryl Lee Ralph and more took home gold statues during the 2022 Emmy Awards on Monday… Read More

September 13, 2022

Kenan Thompson Talks Dave Chappelle’s Upcoming SNL Appearance

Kenan Thompson joined The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. On Thursday, Kenan Thompson appeared on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. The… Read More

November 6, 2020

B.B. King Estate Denies Upcoming Film is a Biopic, Eyes Kenan Thompson to Star

The late bluesman's estate throws a wrench into the recent reveal of a film about the icon's life. It appears… Read More

October 25, 2020

Kenan Thompson To Host This Year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Hasan Minhaj will also accompany Thompson as the night's entertainer. Kenan Thompson is set to host the 2020 White House… Read More

February 18, 2020

Kenan Thompson On Kanye West’s ‘SNL’ Pro-Trump Rant: “It Became Extremely Uncomfortable Extremely Quickly”

Kenan Thompson recalled the incident during a recent interview on Hot 97. Back in 2018, Kanye West offered an unaired… Read More

December 20, 2019

Kenan Thompson Is Very Happy He Didn’t Go Onstage For Kanye West’s ‘SNL’ Trump Rant "He voiced his opinion. Very loudly. For a long time," the comedian told Seth Meyers. Kenan Thompson made an… Read More

October 2, 2018

Kenan Thompson Earns First-Ever Emmy Nomination

The 2018 Emmy nominations have arrived and there's one very notable mentioning in the roster — Kenan Thompson. Thompson has earned… Read More

July 12, 2018

A ‘Kenan & Kel’ Sequel Series Could Be On Its Way

If there was any show that was integral to the lives of black children growing up in the '90s, it… Read More

July 15, 2016

Watch A Long-Overdue ‘Good Burger’ Reunion With Kenan & Kel On The Tonight Show

Here in Okayplayer HQ, despite your baseless conjecture, there are in fact, a good number of sprier minds, still basking… Read More

September 24, 2015