In a brutal new podcast interview, Mo’Nique didn’t hold back as she attacked a number of A-list entertainers and talked deeper about several current rivalries.
The Oscar-winning “Precious” actress made an appearance on the “Club Shay Shay” podcast on Wednesday, where she made fun of Oprah Winfrey, Tiffany Haddish, and Kevin Hart. She further claimed in the interview that she has been essentially blackballed because of previous remarks she has made along these similar lines, and that she has not been given the same opportunities in Hollywood as she would have if she was white.
She said to anchor Shannon Sharpe, “My name would be Melissa McCarthy if I were a white woman.” “Identical history. comedy in syndication for five years. similar history. There are differences in the opportunities.
The comic featured on the comedy “The Parkers,” while McCarthy starred on “Mike & Molly.” In 2022, the comedian settled a discrimination complaint against Netflix.
Tiffany Haddish is criticized by Mo’Nique for previous remarks. During the extensive three-hour discussion, Mo’Nique took aim at comedian Tiffany Haddish over a 2018 statement the “Girls Trip” star made regarding her manager and husband Sidney Hicks.
In response, Mo’Nique said, “Tiffany, if you had a spouse like mine, you might not have two DUIs. You might not be involved in what appears to be kid grooming if you had a spouse like mine.”
Additionally, Mo’Nique renewed her long-standing fight with Oprah Winfrey, who had welcomed Mo’Nique’s estranged family members to her talk program in 2010. Saying of Winfrey, “You betrayed me, sister,” Mo’Nique said, “Family is sacred, and we don’t cross the line with family.”
Following Katt Williams’ January visit on the “Club Shay Shay” podcast, where he likewise lashed off on a long list of names, from Steve Harvey to Cedric the Entertainer, followed Mo’Nique’s radio appearance.