2012 The Root 100

Wyatt Cenac is a comedian, a correspondent on The Daily Show and a writer.

  • Influence: 123.6
  • Reach: 6.4
  • Substance: 7.0
  • Media Mentions: 131
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  • Wyatt Cenac

  • Stand-up comedian, writer and "The Daily Show" correspondent who hosted the fourth season of "AfroPop: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange."
  • Job: Comedian and TV writer
  • Sector: Entertainment/Media
  • Location: New York City
  • Age: 36
  • Bio: Wyatt Cenac is best-known for his work as a correspondent on Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, where he presents satirical news reports like "Black to the Future." He recently released, Wyatt Cenac: Comedy Person, a DVD and CD of stand-up comedy. He told National Public Radio that he first became interested in comedy as a child watching Bill Cosby on The Cosby Show. But it's not all jokes for Cenac. In January 2012, the funnyman went the serious route for a hosting gig on the fourth season of World public television’s AfroPop: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange, a series of documentaries from the Diaspora.Like his Facebook page and watch his video.