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#CedricTheEntertainer recently revealed to @HuffPost that he once had plans to make a #BernieMac hologram for an Original Kings of Comedy reunion!
“We tried. We were very close. We had a couple of scripted ideas, and then we had the idea of just getting back together to do a mini-tour,” Cedric tells @HuffPost. “It was right around the time Bernie [Mac] was ill. A lot of people didn’t know how ill he was. We thought we could squeeze it in, but unfortunately, the timing on that didn’t work out.”
After Bernie passed away from pneumonia back in 2008, Cedric, along with his “Original Kings of Comedy” buddies #SteveHarvey and #DLHughley, just didn’t feel right about moving forward without Bernie. “Nobody really wanted to do it without him,” says Cedric. “It was this weird thing: Do we replace Bernie with someone? Do we do it without him? Do we do him as a hologram like at Coachella with Tupac? How weird do we want to go with this?” _______________________________________
He continued, “The technology was supposedly getting—(View more at TheShadeRoom.Com!) 📸: @GettyImages"