Latin Hollywood Films and Maverick Entertainment, in collaboration with the Barceló Bávaro Grand Resort hotel, begin recording three Stand Up Comedy specials on May 5th in Punta Cana, which will star talented and powerful female actresses, who will present a multi-cultural show in two languages.
Doug Schwab, president of Maverick Entertainment, explained that she “is very proud of the support that is given to women in comedy. We hope to launch the stand-up comedy project where we will show the cultural mix of women who are in front of this artistic genre”.
The programs of 1:00 hour each will be filmed in the 5-star hotel, in the Bavaro Room in the convention center of the tourist complex, counting the crowded audience of vacationers and locals staying at the hotel and following strict biosafety protocols due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Created by and starring Kiki Meléndez (Showtime Network’s Hot Tamales Live!), Vicki Barbolak, and Crystal Powell (NBC’s America’s Got Talent) “Broads Abroad”, it also has the participation of, Brooklyn Jones, Alycia Cooper, Just Nesh, and Ashima Franklin; artists who will be captured in the episode “Black Girl Magic” with their humorous stamp.
“Travel and comedy are the main genres that we will be playing in this television special in which we will create a true entertainment experience that will make us happy and allow us to enjoy while we go through these strange moments that we are living” explained Sarkis Semerjyan executive producer of the specials.
From the Dominican Republic, the actresses and comedians Zulema Cruz, Cheddy García will be the main figures of “Reinas de la Risa” who will also be accompanied by the Dominican Hollywood actress Kiki Meléndez and new talent to make her known, under the leadership of Anderson Mercedes.