Comedy

Tommy Davidson on Playing Sammy Davis Jr., Killer Karaoke, and Whether Crack Really Kills

In Living Color's Tommy Davidson is hard at work on Deconstructing Sammy, a biopic about Sammy Davis Jr. The film would follow other castmate turns like Jamie Foxx in Ray and Jim Carrey as Andy Kaufman in Man on the Moon.



That's great and all, but how much longer must we wait before we finally get Damon Wayans in the Medgar Evers story?



"You're gonna wait a long time for that," Davidson told Cultist in advance of his three night stand at the Miami Improv, starting Thursday.

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