Whoopi Goldberg Presents Moms Mabley
71 min – Documentary
Also known as ‘Moms Mabley: I Got Somethin’ to Tell You,’ first-time director Whoopi Goldberg (The View) tells the story of legendary comic Jackie “Moms” Mabley, featuring interviews with Harry Belafonte, Bill Cosby, Dick Cavett, Arsenio Hall, Quincy Jones, Sidney Poitier, Debbie Allen, Kathy Griffin, Eddie Murphy, Robert Klein, and many more. The film premiered at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival and aired last November on HBO.
A look at the work and influence of African-American stand-up comedienne Moms Mabley.