In this 2016 file photo, Mo'Nique arrived at the LA Premiere of "Almost Christmas" at the Regency Village Theatre in Los Angeles.
In this 2016 file photo, Mo'Nique arrived at the LA Premiere of "Almost Christmas" at the Regency Village Theatre in Los Angeles. Willy Sanjuan Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP
In this 2016 file photo, Mo'Nique arrived at the LA Premiere of "Almost Christmas" at the Regency Village Theatre in Los Angeles. Willy Sanjuan Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP

Despite ups and downs, comedian’s commitment to stand-up remains

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