She also had a show on Comedy Central called Wanda Does It, where she tried out various careers.
She was a correspondent for Inside the NFL on HBO and has appeared on Comedy Central numerous times.
Wanda Comes Out: At a rally in Las Vegas on November 15, 2008 as part of the national day of protest against California's anti-gay Prop 8, Wanda Sykes announced, "I am proud to be gay!
" She also told of marrying her girlfriend on October 25th 2008. We are so together now and we all want the same thing and we are not going to settle for less. That’s like telling me I chose to be a woman, I chose to be Black.
: Wanda Sykes is a stand-up comedian and actress who stars in the show The New Adventures of Old Christine with Julia Louis-Dreyfus.
She has been called one of "25 Funniest People in America" by Entertainment Weekly.
Wanda Sykes and Chris Rock: Wanda Sykes spend five years as a writer and performer on The Chris Rock Show on HBO.
In 1999 she won an Emmy for "Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Special" for that show.