The latest episode of Checkitow features the star of HBO Latino’s new stand-up comedy special, “Shayla Rivera: It’s Not Rocket Science,” which debuts on Friday, October 9 (9:30-10:00 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO Latino and will be available to stream on HBO Max.
Shayla has made a name for herself, not only as a comedian, but also as an Aerospace Engineer, former Rocket Scientist with NASA, keynote speaker, writer, producer, and as a Professor of Practice with the College of Engineering at Texas A&M University.
A featured comedian in HBO Latino’s “Entre Nos, Part 2,” the hilarious Shayla Rivera hits the stage once more – this time for a comedy special of her own. A former rocket scientist, Rivera talks about being Puerto Rican in Texas, the challenges of motherhood, dating non-Latinos, and much more in this uninhibited half hour of comedy.
But first, she drops in to chat with LATV’s Humberto Guida on the latest installment of Checkitow: