Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 3, 2006
On June 6, 2006, UrbanWorks Entertainment will release the full-length, uncut DVD "Inappropriate Behavior" as part of the prestigious Platinum Comedy Series Deluxe Editions. Mike Epps' new DVD delivers an unforgettable dose of brilliant comedy as he performs material from his "Inappropriate Behavior" comedy tour.
With over 12 years of stand-up experience and a huge, loyal fan base, Mike Epps has starred in numerous smash hit films including Next Friday in the unforgettable role of Day-Day, and All About the Benjamins both with Ice Cube. Epps’ other feature roles include The Honeymooners with Cedric the Entertainer and Roll Bounce with Bow Wow & Nick Cannon. He made a brief appearance in the romantic comedy Guess Who starring Bernie Mac, Ashton Kutcher and Zoe Saldana. Now, Mike Epps is set to explode onto the scene with his very own HBO series entitled “The Unsuccessful Thug”, while preparing to star as the lead role in Richard Pryor's life story. Mike also co-starred in Something New alongside Sanaa Lathan (February, 2006).
You will double over with laughter as Mike Epps gives 75 minutes of brash, unapologetic comedy as only he can deliver it on this debut DVD, “Mike Epps: Inappropriate Behavior.” UrbanWorks Entertainment is proud to welcome Mike Epps into the prestigious Platinum Comedy Series. The Deluxe Edition DVD of “Mike Epps: Inappropriate Behavior.” includes a FREE, audio CD featuring the Funniest Comedians in America! The Platinum Comedy Series is the #1 Stand Up Comedy DVD Series in the country, with over 1 million units sold. Other comedians in the series include Dave Chappelle, Mo’Nique, Carlos Mencia and many more. Each Deluxe Edition includes an exclusive audio CD version offering the consumer additional flexibility to enjoy the program anywhere.
Mike's first major film role came when he starred in Vin Diesel's Strays, a dramatic portrayal of relationships and drugs. In 1999, he made an appearance on the HBO mafia series “The Sopranos.” In addition to his work with Ice Cube in Next Friday, Epps has several other feature-film credits including Bait, starring Jamie Foxx and David Morse, the comedy 3 Strikes and the voice of Sonny in Dr. Dolittle 2, starring Eddie Murphy. Epps has gained more recognition, his comedic talent began to blossom, as demonstrated in his two 2002 features: Kevin Bray's All About the Benjamins, an action-packed comedy, and the sequel-to-the-sequel, Friday After Next.
About UrbanWorks Entertainment
UrbanWorks Entertainment is dedicated to the acquisition, production and distribution of products that satisfy the desires of consumers seeking quality entertainment. The studio is responsible for the creation and production of the prestigious Platinum Comedy Series, which includes original, stand-up comedy programs starring Dave Chappelle, Mike Epps, Mo’Nique, Carlos Mencia and many others. In the past year, UrbanWorks has secured over 40% market share in the urban, non-theatrical home entertainment market. Its mission is to continue to be the undisputed leader in this genre by providing a wide assortment of quality-driven titles from a variety of segments that contribute to the $890 billion urban, consumer market.
About Ventura Home Entertainment
Ventura Home Entertainment, a subsidiary of First Look Studios, is a leading provider of sales, distribution, marketing and financing services for independent producers and studios in the home entertainment marketplace. The company owns the specialty labels UrbanWorks Entertainment, the premiere label for urban home entertainment; StudioWorks Entertainment, which offers an eclectic lineup of edgy contemporary films targeting the youth market; and Studio Latino, which markets Spanish-language films from around the world. Ventura Home Entertainment is also among the leaders in DVD distribution, featuring films in a wide range of genres including documentary, martial arts, fitness, anime, horror and sports. For more information on First Look Studios, please go to http://www.firstlookstudios.com.