Despite it’s short run on the small screen, many fans were disappointed to Nick Cannon’s “Wild’n Out” show get the axe. Now, accoring to Hollywood Reporter, it appears that the famed sketch comedy it set to make a revival.
Nick Cannon’s production company NCredible Entertainment has teamed up with MTV2 to renew the improv comedy series. While the initial incarnation of the show featured talents like Kevin Hart and Affion Crockett, Cannon is seeking out a whole new crop of comedians through audition.
“I get asked everyday when ‘Wild ‘N Out’ will be back,” he said. “I’m thrilled to announce that the show will be making its long-awaited return very soon – bigger and better. With our show’s original cast, everyone from Kevin Hart to Katt Williams, Affion Crockett and Taran Killam becoming household names, I am looking forward to working with MTV2 as we work to introduce the biggest comedic stars of tomorrow with the return of ‘Wild ‘N Out.'”
MTV2’s senior VP of programming and production Paul Ricci added, “Building on our long-standing relationship with Nick Cannon, we are ecstatic to welcome his creative genius back to the MTV family. The remixed ‘Wild ‘N Out’ will deliver a high-energy, clever and hilarious addition to MTV2’s original programming lineup.”
More information on the auditon process can be found over at NCredible Entertainment’s website.