PAUL MOONEY HOLLYWOOD SENDOFF … Memorial Service

https://www.tmz.com/videos/2021-06-23-062321-paul-mooney-memorial-v2-1192250/ Paul Mooney’s closest friends — celebrity and not — came together to honor the actor … in a service that included a whole lot of laughs, and some tears too.   Mooney was celebrated Wednesday at The Hollywood Roosevelt in a memorial service that included recorded messages and in-person stories from the late comedians friends. Jay Leno, Eddie Griffin, Debbie Allen, Chris Tucker, Lunelle, Steve Harvey and Robert Townsend were just some of the names who contributed. Getty Townsend got particularly emotional when reciting a line Mooney used to tell him, “There’s many stars in Hollywood, but…

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PAUL MOONEY Eddie Murphy, Tiffany Haddish, Kevin Hart ALL REACH OUT FOR TRIBUTE SHOW

Paul Mooney made the Laugh Factory in Hollywood practically his second home … so it’s only fitting to have a tribute there … and comedy royalty’s expected to attend. Jamie Masada, the owner and founder of the iconic comedy club, tells TMZ … a special show will go down in honor of Paul Thursday at 3 PM. Eddie Murphy, Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish are among the many who have reached out to say they will attend. Paul’s twin sons — comedians Dwayne and Daryl — will also be there … with the list of special guests expected only to…

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PAUL MOONEY OAKLAND OFFICIALS AIM TO HONOR HIM … With Hometown Tribute

Paul Mooney‘s death has created some urgency on the part of the Oakland City Council to figure out how to honor the comedic legend … but TMZ’s learned the idea for a tribute was hatched even before he passed away. Several officials in Oakland — where Mooney was raised and sadly died — tell us the topic is already on the agenda for the June 1 City Council meeting. The councilmembers we spoke with say some of the ideas for honoring Paul’s life include an annual or regularly scheduled comedy…

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Legendary Comedian Paul Mooney Dead at 79 Following Sudden Heart Attack

According to journalist Roland S. Martin, legendary comedian Paul Mooney has passed away at the age of 79. Roland tweeted on Wednesday (May 19) morning, “Comedic legend Paul Mooney has passed away. His cousin, Rudy Ealy, just called me from Paul’s phone and said he passed away two hours ago after suffering a heart attack at his home in Oakland.” Shortly after Roland broke the news, a tweet was also posted from Mooney’s official Twitter page, which reads, “Thank you all from the bottom of all of our hearts …you’re…

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