“One guy got really excited and he had on his church shoes. Our floor is slippery. It’s kind of made of glass so that the lights show through the bottom. He got to jumping because he was a karate expert and did a roundhouse kick when he won $20,000. It didn’t go well. He landed and kept landing. But he was a karate expert so I think they tried to save face for his school.”
Cedric is a 2014 NAACP Image Award nominee and says that he’s looking forward to the show. But first he’s gotta get through the live Soul Man show.
“That’s the first time somebody’s been live on an African-American show since Roc. It’s going to be big. We’re going to be on at the time we shoot. So it’s going to be like theater, like Broadway.”