W. Kamau Bell

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W. Kamau Bell was born on January 26, 1973 in Palo Alto, California, USA as Walter Kamau Bell. He is a producer and writer, known for United Shades of America (2016), Sorry to Bother You (2018) and Cultureshock (2018). He has been married to Dr. Melissa Hudson Bell, Ph.D. since 2009. They have two children. See full bio »

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Won 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 8 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Sorry to Bother You Other Man in Crowd
Cultureshock Director


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 2016-2017 United Shades of America (TV Series documentary short) (executive producer - 16 episodes)
- It's Chinatown! (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Appalachian Coal Country (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Puerto Ricans and Puerto Rico (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Kamau Buys a Gun (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Muslims (2017) ... (executive producer)
 2016 W. Kamau Bell: Semi-Promenint Negro (TV Special documentary) (producer)
 2012-2013 Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell (TV Series) (executive producer - 26 episodes)
- Episode #1.26 (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.25 (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.24 (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.23 (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.22 (2013) ... (executive producer)
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Show Show Director (1 credit)
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