The legendary Katt Williams, hailed by many as the greatest comedian alive, joins Shannon Sharpe at Club Shay Shay for an explosively candid conversation. Renowned as one of America’s most exceptional entertainers, Katt fearlessly takes shots at fellow comedians like Rickey Smiley, Cedric the Entertainer, Steve Harvey and Kevin Hart.
He opens up about his turbulent life, revealing his homelessness experience after moving out at 13 and shares the financial challenges he faced in kickstarting his comedy career. Also, Katt recalls what lead to his famous outburst on Wanda Smith’s radio show and how he found himself staring down the barrel of a gun afterwards. Amidst laughter and revelations, Katt Williams pays homage to Ice Cube, giving him the flowers Katt feels he’s deserved for a long time. The conversation turns philanthropic as Kat discusses giving back and helping up-and-coming comedians financially after successful shows.
Katt delves into personal aspects, explaining why he’s never been married and addressing the situations involving Taraji P. Henson, Nick Cannon, Jonathan Majors, and Kanye West. Katt reflects on the comedy landscape of a bygone era, shedding light on the dynamics within the Kings of Comedy and their negative sentiments toward Bernie Mac.
This episode is a rollercoaster of humor and unfiltered truths showcasing Katt Williams in a light that goes beyond the stage.