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Magic Adds Davidson to TV Show

July 21, 1998

NEW YORK (AP) _ Struggling with the ratings and harsh critics, Magic Johnson brought in a new sidekick.

Comedian Tommy Davidson, an original cast member for ``In Living Color,″ has been added to ``The Magic Hour.″

Johnson’s original sidekick, comedian Craig Shoemaker, was fired after publicly complaining that the show was an embarrassment and ``an absolute nightmare.″

Davidson also had roles in ``Booty Call″ and ``Ace Ventura II: When Nature Calls.″

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