Episode 41: How to Turn 30 with Amanda Seales
Comedian and actor Amanda Seales is having a breakout moment — on her own terms. Cristen and Caroline talk to the hilarious gem-dropper and self-identified late-bloomer about why turning 30 made all the difference for finding authentic success and reclaiming her voice. Plus, how gymnastics, a name change and dinner at Katy Perry’s house helped her get there.
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Live: Smart, Funny & Black
Amanda Seales Dishes on Floetry, Getting Fired Because Jay-Z, Her Hollywood Come-up & More. The Breakfast Club. Aug. 9, 2017.
Amanda Seales on “Blackface-o-Ween”. Smart Funny & Black Digital. Nov. 12, 2013.
Amorosi, A.D. Amanda Seales Is a Diva No More. Philly Voice. Feb. 25, 2018.
Andrews-Dyer, Helena. Amanda Seales was always ‘Smart Funny and Black.’ Finally, everyone else sees it. The Washington Post. Aug. 9, 2018.
Bowen, Sesali. Here's What You Should Expect From Amanda Seales' New Comedy Special. Refinery29. Nov. 9, 2018.
McDuffie, Candace. Amanda Seales Opens up About Her Unique Journey and the Importance of Knowing Your Value. Forbes. July 13, 2018.
Seales, Amanda. Katy Perry’s Live Stream ‘Big Brother’ Dinner: Inside Amanda Seales’ Throwdown with Caitlyn Jenner. The Hollywood Reporter. July 30, 2017.
Seales, Amanda. Leotards Are What It’s Really About. Paper Magazine. June 27, 2018.