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Meet Jermaine Fowler, comedy's rising star

You may not have heard of Jermaine Fowler — but we're calling it now: you will.
Jermaine Fowler sits down with Shad to talk about "Give 'Em Hell Kid", his first stand up special, and how his early life is the inspiration for a new CBS sitcom about being raised by teen parents. 11:10
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You may not have heard of Jermaine Fowler — but we're calling it now: you will. 

Fowler is rising star in the comedy world, gaining attention with recent appearances on the Late Late Show with James Cordon and the TRuTV sketch series Friends of the People.

The comic has just released Give 'Em Hell Kid, his first stand up special. Plus, his early life is the inspiration for a new CBS sitcom about being raised by teen parents. 

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