Nick Cannon to Reboot Series Wild 'n Out

The comedian and host is now searching for the new generation of comics.

Posted: 11/13/2012 09:00 AM EST
Nick Cannon

Nick Cannon is now looking to revive a popular show from his entertainment brand. The husband of pop star Mariah Carey will bring back his MTV series Wild ‘n Out to MTV2 in the near future. For those needing a refresher course on the series, the comedy show featured up-and-coming comics against celebrity guests and let them battle it out improv style. Cannon is now looking to audition and cast new talent via his website.

During the four seasons of Wild 'n Out, which starred and was created by Cannonthe show featured an impressive list of celebrity guests including Serena Williams, Kanye West, Snoop Dogg, Wayne Brady and Cedric the Entertainer. The show’s original cast members Kevin Hart, Katt Williams and Affion Crockett are among the who’s who of the hottest comedians on the scene now.


In addition to Wild 'n Out, Cannon continues to juggle his hosting duties on America’s Got Talent, his post as chairman of Teen Nick at Nickelodeon and his starring role on the upcoming BET series The Real Husbands of Hollywood.

And if you add in his roles as hubby and dad it equals Nick is one busy guy.


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