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Marlon Wayans Says America’s Got Talent Replacement Isn’t About Race

March 11, 2017 | Posted by Joseph Lee

TMZ recently spoke with Marlon Wayans about NBC’s decision to hire Brandon Mychal Smith as the new host of America’s Got Talent, replacing Nick Cannon. Wayans said that the decision to hire Smith wasn’t about race, but because NBC wanted a “like smile” and “like energy” to replace him.