‘Kenan’ sitcom releases in February on NBC

Kenan Thompson announced his new show Kenan will be released next month, he followed up with social media posts to promote his exciting debut.

Kenan stars as a single dad who’s trying to balance his career as the host of a popular morning show in Atlanta with raising his two spirited daughters – and while his father-in-law Rick (Don Johnson) and his brother Gary (SNL’s Chris Redd) always try to ‘help’, they usually find a way to make things a whole lot harder!”

Thompson shared a first look at the show on his Instagram account, with a first trailer. “It’s almost time!! #Kenan comes to @NBC in just 1 month from today!!! Tune in Feb. 16th @ 8:30!!!! Let’s goooo!!!! Plenty more posts to come!!”

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Kenan Thompson has been a cast member on Saturday Night Live since 2003 – which makes him the longest-tenured cast member in the show’s history.

Before that, Thompson starred alongside Kel Mitchell in Kenan & Kel between 1996 and 200.

Kenan will also be led by SNL creator Lorne Michaels, who will serve as an executive producer. The show is set to air on NBC on February 16 at 8:30pm PST.

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