Mike Epps: Unsuccessful Thug
Tuesday March 27: 7:00PM – 8:00PM
This event is free to attend--RSVP on Facebook! Copies of Unsuccessful Thug will be available for purchase at the event. This event will take place in the Strand's Rare Book Room, located on the 3rd floor of our stoor at 828 Broadway (at 12th Street).
Join us as stand-up comedian and actor Mike Epps discusses his career and his celebrity relationships. He'll also share his early brushes with the law and the racism he's witnessed in Hollywood that has gone on to influence his work in comedy.
After the talk he'll be answering audience questions and signing his book!
Michael Elliot Epps is a stand-up comedian, actor, film producer, writer, and rapper. He is best known for playing Day-Day Jones in Next Friday and its sequel, Friday After Next, and also appearing in The Hangover as "Black Doug". He was the voice of Boog in Open Season 2. As of 2010, Epps was the executive producer on a documentary about the life story of a former member of Tupac Shakur's Outlawz, Napoleon: Life of an Outlaw. He is also known for playing Lloyd Jefferson "L.J." Wade in Resident Evil: Apocalypse and Resident Evil: Extinction.